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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 your TransUnion FICO credit score for free, if you’re a Barclays Cardholder!
I Still Have a High Credit Score Despite Having Lots of Credit Cards!
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Barclays increased the sign-up bonus from 20,000 miles to 50,000 miles with the Barclays Lufthansa card, but the offer ends on December 15, 2013 i.e. Sunday.
See this post for all the ways to use your Lufthansa miles!
In short, you can use this for ~2 coach tickets or 1.5 business class flights within the Continental US on United.
Until December 15, 2013 You Can Get 50,000 Miles On The Lufthansa Card
Lufthansa is a German airline & a member of the Star Alliance. This means that you can redeem Lufthansa miles for flights on other Star Alliance airlines, including United & US Air in the US. Continue reading
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The MasterCard Priceless Cities program has discounts for food, travel, shopping etc. for MasterCard holders. These are not free offers, but are discounted offers or offers available only to MasterCard holders.
Discounted and Unique Offers for MasterCard Holders
Update: The current sign-up bonus has reduced to 35,000 miles
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1. Barclays Lufthansa – 50,000 Miles
The 50,000 mile offer on the Barclays card ends on Sunday, June 30, 2013. Read my post on 18 Ways to Use Lufthansa Miles for all you need to know about Lufthansa miles.
50,000 Miles Up To June 30, 2013 With the Barclays Lufthansa Card
You can get 2 roundtrip coach awards within the US on United or US Air, 1.5 roundtrip business class trips within the US on United, or a 1-way business class award from the US to Europe with ~50,000 Lufthansa miles. Continue reading