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Thanks to Million Mile Secrets readers for letting me know about their recent Barclays card applications.
I’ve written about Barclays becoming much stricter about approving folks for more than 1 or 2 credit cards per year. And some readers have had existing accounts closed down when they’ve called the Barclays reconsideration line to ask for approval.
You Might Only Get Approved for 1 or 2 Barclays Cards
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You can get 500 Virgin Atlantic Miles for free when you download the shopping portal toolbar by May 14, 2014.
If You Don’t Mind Downloading a Toolbar on Your Computer, You Can Earn 500 Virgin Atlantic Points
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From March 22, 2014, American Express Platinum cardholders could no longer enter American Airlines Admirals Club and US Airways Clubs. But for the rest of April, Citi and American Airlines will give you a free day pass when you show your AMEX Platinum card at Admiral’s Club and US Airways Club lounges.
Your AMEX Platinum Might Still Get You Into the American Airlines Lounge…but Only Until the End of April
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Million Mile Secrets reader Rick Castorani writes on Twitter:
Are points really better than cash back? I can’t quite figure out which is better, 2% cash back or Southwest points.
Which Would You Choose, Cash Back Or Southwest Points?
Let’s take a look…
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American Airlines and US Airways implemented big changes to their award program. Depending on the type of traveler you are, many of these changes are negative while a few are positive.
Award Chart Prices and Checked Bag Policies Are Changing