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1. Earn $100 Extra When You Open US Bank Credit Cards In-Branch
Via The Points Guy, US Bank is offering $100 in addition to regular sign-up bonuses on certain US Bank credit cards when you spend or transfer a balance of $1,000 within the 1st 30 days of account opening.
To get the deal, you must open your new account at a US Bank branch.
The offer is only good for US Bank’s own credit cards, like the US Bank FlexPerks Travel Rewards Visa or US Bank FlexPerks Travel Rewards AMEX. Here’s my review of the cards and what you can do with FlexPerks points. Co-branded cards, like the US Bank Club Carlson card, are excluded from this promotion.
Keep in mind the $1,000 you spend will also count toward your minimum spending requirements on your new card! So this is a great way to stack the bonuses and earn an extra $100.
Terms and Conditions
- Your application must be received by December 4, 2015
- Must apply in-branch
- Limited to 1 per person, per household
- Balance transfers from US Bank accounts do NOT qualify for the bonus
2. Get an Easy 200 Hilton Points When You Sign-Up for Thanks Again
Via View From the Wing, you can earn 200 Hilton points when you sign-up for Thanks Again. And, you can earn up to 10,000 bonus Hilton points when you spend $1,000+ at partner merchants through December 31, 2015.
Hilton points expire after 12 months of inactivity, so this is a free and easy way to extend the life of your points.
Plus, every time you make a purchase at a partner merchant, you’ll reset the clock on your Hilton points. This is a convenient way to preserve your miles if you only stay occasionally at Hilton hotels. Or if your points are close to expiring and you want to save them!
3. Save $10 on Your $75+ Cell Phone Bill Twice
There’s a new AMEX offer to get a $10 statement credit when you pay your $75+ cell phone bill online or through the provider’s mobile app. You can earn the credit 2 times through January 31, 2016.
Cell phone providers include:
- US Cellular
You can find this offer by logging into your AMEX account. Enrollment is limited, so add it to your card soon if you’re interested!
This offer is only available when you pay your cell phone bill online or through a mobile app, NOT:
- Through a phone payment system
- Through the mail
This is an easy way to save money on a regular monthly expense! AMEX Offers like this can save you a lot of money over the course of a year, and help to offset a card’s annual fee.
AMEX SimplyCash is a small business credit card that earns 5% cash back at US office supply stores and on US cell phone service on purchases up to $25,000 per rebate year, and 3% cash back on a category of your choice, up to $25,000 per rebate year. So folks with this card will earn even more cash back!
Here’s my review of the card!
4. Get $25 Back When You Spend $100+ to Ride Amtrak
Via Running With Miles, get a $25 statement credit when you spend $100+ on an Amtrak ticket in-station or online through December 31, 2015. This is a great deal for folks who ride the train to visit friends or family around the holidays!
This offer is only available by checking your AMEX account. If you’re targeted on more than 1 AMEX card and need to purchase multiple $100+ Amtrak tickets, the savings can add up fast!
5. Save Up to $125 on $500+ Emirates Tickets With AMEX Offers
Via Slick Deals, some folks report seeing an AMEX Offer to get $125 back when they spend $500+ to fly on Emirates. There seem to be a few different offers to get $100 back or $125 back, and expiration dates vary, but seem to be either December 18, 2015, or December 28, 2015.
So, your offer may be a little different, but if you have travel coming up on Emirates, it’s worth checking if you were targeted for a statement credit.
Terms and Conditions
- Enrollment is limited
- Offer is valid online only
- Flights must begin in the US or US Territories
- NOT valid on tickets purchased through the Emirates phone app, over the phone, or in person
When you pay with the AMEX Premier Rewards Gold, you’ll earn 3X AMEX Membership Rewards points on airfare bought directly from the airline. So folks with that card should see if they were targeted, especially if you have travel coming up soon and want to fly Emirates!
This deal even works when you buy a ticket for a First Class seat! 😉
Let me know if you take part in any of these offers today!
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