Sneak Peak: New IHG PointBreaks Hotels for 5,000 Points (~$35) Per Night

Each quarter, IHG cuts the points price on a number of their hotels around the world to 5,000 IHG points per night, through their PointBreaks promotion.

And the folks at IHG gave us a sneak peak into a few of the hotels that will be included on the PointBreaks list they’re releasing October 31, 2016.

Holiday Inn Italy

Stay Near the Ruins of Pompeii for Only 5,000 IHG Points Per Night at the Holiday Inn Salerno – Cava de/ Tirreni in Italy

The full list of PointBreaks hotels is NOT available yet.  But the best deals can sell out quickly, so you’ll be prepared when they’re released!

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10X Points at Restaurants With New AMEX Blue for Business Offer

Starting now, you can earn more points with The Blue for Business® Credit Card from American Express.

In addition to the usual sign-up bonus of 10,000 Membership Rewards points after making your first purchase on the card within the first 3 months of card membership, you’ll earn a lot more bonus points at US restaurants!

And you’ll get 2X points on other purchases for your 1st year.  This qualify, complete the AMEX Blue for Business application by February 1, 2017.

AMEX Blue For Business Application

10X AMEX Membership Rewards Points at US Restaurants Can Be Worth a Lot.  But Some Folks Can Do Better With Other Cards

I’ll help you decide if the new offer is worth it for you!

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Last Chance to Apply for Ink Plus With 5X Categories

Via The Points Guy, the Chase Ink Plus card will no longer be open to new applicants later this year.  So if you’ve been considering the Ink Plus card, now is the time to apply!

Especially if you’re interested in earning 5X bonus Chase Ultimate Rewards points on things like office supplies and cell phone bills.  Because the new Chase Ink Preferred small business card will NOT have 5X bonus points categories!

Business Credit Cards With No Annual Fee

Earning 5X Chase Ultimate Rewards Points at Office Supply Stores Is One of the BEST Perks From the Chase Ink Plus Card

Here’s more about what this means for you.

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Rumor: Major Changes Coming to Hyatt’s Elite Status Program

Via Pen and Passport, there are major changes coming to Hyatt’s loyalty program.  And it isn’t great news for a lot of folks!

Along with changing the name of their loyalty program, they’re adding another membership level and making it harder to earn Elite status.  That said, Hyatt’s award chart is NOT changing as of now.

Suite 2

In March 2017 It Will Be Harder for Folks to Earn Top-Tier Status With Hyatt and to Get Perks Like Suite Upgrades!

I’ll explain what this news means for you.

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How to Fly Non-Stop to Europe Using an AMEX Delta Card Bonus!

Dreaming of a European getaway?  With the increased sign-up bonuses on the Gold Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card and Platinum Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card, it’s easy to get an award ticket to Europe on Delta’s non-stop routes from US cities!

Delta has routes to several cities, including Barcelona, London, Paris, and many others!

How To Use Delta Miles To Europe

Fly Non-Stop to Paris for a Visit Like Emily and Her Mother! It’s Easy to Get a Cheap Ticket With Delta Miles

I’ll show you how to use Delta miles to Europe.  And give you ideas about where you can visit!

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