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News You Can Use – AMEX OPEN Hyatt Discount Ending, 40,000 Miles With Korean SkyPass Visa, 7,500 Miles Off American Airlines Flights, and 20% Marriott Transfer Bonus

1.   AMEX OPEN Discounts at Hyatt Won’t Return Next Year

Through the AMEX OPEN savings program, you can currently earn 5% back or 2X points at Hyatt with AMEX small business cards like:

This discount is in addition to any category bonuses or additional savings your get with your card.

Unfortunately, this perk is coming to an end January 1, 2016.

News You Can Use AMEX OPEN Hyatt Discount Ending 40,000 Miles With Korean SkyPass Visa 7,500 Miles Off American Airlines Flights And 20 Marriott Transfer Bonus

Starting January 1, 2016, You’ll No Longer Save 5% at Hyatt Hotels Like the Park Hyatt New York With Your AMEX Small Business Card

However, there are lots of other ways you can continue to save 5% or earn 2X points with AMEX OPEN at:

  • FedEx
  • Hertz
  • HP (online)
  • Barnes & Noble (online)

If you still want to save 5% on Hyatt stays next year and beyond, you can purchase gift cards from Hyatt and use them later.  Just keep in mind that Hyatt gift cards are only good at Hyatt hotels in the US, Canada, and the Caribbean.

2.   40,000 Miles With the Korean Air SkyPass Visa (Targeted)

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Use American Airlines Miles & British Airways Points to Take a Family Vacation

Million Mile Secrets reader, Eric, commented:

How hard is it to book domestic American Airlines flights using British Airways Avios points?  I have a bunch of American Airlines miles, but not enough for my whole family to fly.  Can I combine American Airlines miles with British Airways Avios points to book domestic award tickets on American Airlines?

Thanks for the question, Eric!

The answer is NO, you cannot combine American Airline miles and British Airways Avios points.  But, you can book the same flights with either program!

Mix And Match American Airlines Miles And British Airways Avios Points To Take The Family On Vacation

British Airways Avios Points Aren’t Just for British Airways Flights! You Can Book Flights on American Airlines, Too

I’ll show you how!

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The 10 Best Deals in Travel & How to Make Them Even Better!

It’s a terrific time to be in our hobby!  If you’re new at collecting miles & points, you’ve started at a great time!

That’s because there are lots of excellent deals available right now that can get you Big Travel with Small Money!

Some of these have been around for years, while others are available for a limited time.  And many will get you traveling for free or cheap very quickly!

The 10 Best Deals In Travel How To Make Them Even Better

Dreaming of Your Next Vacation? You Can Get There Sooner by Making the Most of My Favorite Travel Deals!

Let’s take a look at 10 of the current top deals for travel and how you can make them even better!

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For Free Domestic Flights, Better to Collect Southwest or British Airways Points?

If you travel frequently within North America, you can save miles and points by using British Airways Avios points for short-haul award tickets on its partners Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, and US Airways.

Or save by using Southwest points for cheap award flights, especially when there’s a seat sale (an even better deal if you have the Southwest Companion Pass!).

With the increased sign-up bonuses on the Chase British Airways and Chase Southwest Premier cards, now is a great time to collect a lot of points quickly!

But which program is a better deal for domestic travelers?

For Free Domestic Flights Better To Collect Southwest Or British Airways Points

You Can Save Miles & Points on Domestic Flights by Choosing the Right Frequent Flyer Program

Let’s look at what you should consider when deciding between British Airways Avios points or Southwest points for your domestic award travel!  Or if it’s worth considering both programs!

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Best Small Business Credit Cards for Dentists, Real Estate Agents, & More

If you’re a small business owner, you may be leaving money on the table by NOT having a credit card that earns points or cash back for your business purchases!

Best Small Business Credit Cards For Dentists Real Estate Agents More

There Are Many Terrific Credit Cards Geared Toward Small Business Owners! Earn Points or Cash Back for the Purchases Your Make for Your Business!

I’ll highlight the best small business credit cards.  And give you tips about how to choose the best 1 for you!

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