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News You Can Use – 50,000 US Airways Miles Referring Friends, 2X United Airlines Miles, and More!

1.   Up to 50,000 Bonus Miles for Referrals With Barclays US Airways Card

Barclays US Airways cardholders can earn 5,000 bonus miles for each person they refer who is then approved for a new card.

Earn Bonus Points on Up to 10 Referrals for a total of 50,000

Click on the “Start Sharing” Button in Your Email to Earn Bonus Points on Up to 10 Referrals for Up to 50,000 US Airways Miles

Applications must be received by January 18, 2015, to qualify for the bonus.  You should receive the bonus points within 8 to 10 weeks after the promotion ends.

You can also earn up to ten 5,000 referral bonus points when you refer friends to the Chase Freedom, Sapphire, and Sapphire Preferred cards by January 31, 2015.  To get the points, your friend must use the card by March 31, 2015.

2.   Double United Airlines Miles (Targeted)

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Today Only: Save 13% on Frontier Flights

Frontier is having a sale until December 19, 2014, at 11:59 pm Eastern Time (today), for travel December 25, 2014, through February 28, 2015.


Save 13% at Frontier Airlines With Promotion Code “SNOWFLAKE”

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“I Wasn’t Always Responsible With Credit Cards…”

Welcome to the next installment of our interview series where folks share their thoughts about Big Travel with Small Money!

Miles & Points Interview:   Travel Hack Guy

Richard writes Travel Hack Guy to share his travel stories and tell folks how he earns miles.

Travel Hacking - Interview With Richard

My Server Julian and Me on the Carnival Liberty.  My Very 1st Cruise in January 2012.

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Finally a Positive Change to Bluebird!

Via Doctor of Credit, you can now use your Bluebird card for AMEX Offers.

Finally A Positive Change To Bluebird

You Can Use Your Bluebird Card for AMEX Offers

Although the terms say that Bluebird is not eligible for AMEX Offers, @AmexOffers states Bluebird is eligible.

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Domestic Round-Trip for 7,000 Points With AMEX to British Airways Transfer Bonus!

You can get a 40% bonus when you transfer American Express Membership Rewards points to British Airways Avios until January 31, 2015.

These bonuses don’t happen very often.  It’s been over a year since American Express has had a British Airways transfer bonus.

This is a very good deal!  Especially for folks who use their British Airways Avios points for award tickets on partners, such as short-haul, domestic flights on American Airlines, US Airways, or Alaska Airlines.

Domestic Round Trip For 7,000 Points With AMEX To British Airways Transfer Bonus

British Airways Avios Are Best Used on Partner Airlines!

You’ll get 1,400 Avios points for every 1,000 AMEX Membership Rewards points you transfer.

And with this bonus, you could get a domestic round-trip, coach class ticket for just 7,000 points.  I’ll show you how!

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