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Emily’s Birthday Trip to the Dominican Republic: Part 2 – Hotel Nicolas de Ovando in Santo Domingo

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Emily:  One of my best friends lives in Arlington, Virginia, so I don’t see her very often.  We met in college and have been friends ever since.  The first (and last) time we took a vacation together was to Barcelona, Spain in 2007.

Sofitel Santo Domingo

Emily’s Best Friend Kristen In Front Of The Sofitel Santo Domingo

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News You Can Use – Barclays NFL $400 Cash Back & 20,000 Points Virgin America, Citi American Airlines 50,000 Miles + $150 Statement Credit, 70,000 Point Marriott, & Accor Platinum Status

 [Disclosure:  Emily and I don't earn a commission for links to the $400 cash back Barclays NFL card.  The links to the Virgin America, Citi American Airlines & Marriott offers are better than the ones which earn us a commission.]

1.   $400 Cash Back Barclays NFL Card.   Thanks to Million Mile Secrets reader dhammer53 for tweeting me a link to Fat Wallet which discusses a $400 Cash Back Barclays NFL card after spending $2,500 within 3 months.

A Fat Wallet member also posted links to get the $400 statement credit after spending $1,000 within 3 months, but it is unclear if Barclays (unlike the other banks) will honor an expired offer/link.  I didn’t see any mention of an offer expiry date in the links for spending $1,000 within 3 months.

We do know that Barclays currently honors the US Air card targeted to Chairman’s Preferred members even if you’re not a Chairman’s Preferred member.

The card doesn’t have an annual fee and you can redeem 40,000 points for $400 in statement credits.  However, only  transactions above $25 qualify for statement credits. Continue reading