Category Archives: Club Carlson

News You Can Use – AMEX Card With 2X the Usual Bonus, Hotel Discounts, & 1,000 Southwest Points!

1.   50,000 Points With AMEX Premier Rewards Gold (Targeted)

Some folks can earn 50,000 points for spending $1,000 on purchases within the 1st 3 months of opening the American Express Premier Rewards Gold card.

Check your American Express account to see if you qualify.  You can also Google “AMEX Premier Rewards Gold” to see if this deal comes up for you.

News You Can Use AMEX Card With 2X The Usual Bonus Hotel Discounts 1,000 Southwest Points

With the Targeted Offer, You’ll Get 2X the AMEX Membership Rewards Points You Can Get With the Publicly Available Offer 0f 25,000 AMEX Membership Rewards Points

2.   Get $34 Cash Back on Any Hotel at Any Price!

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How to Decide Where to Stay in Hawaii Using Hotel Points

Million Mile Secrets reader Brian commented:

I’m totally new to miles.  My wife and I would like to go to Hawaii.  I have enough American Airlines miles to get us there, but need help with hotels.

Where should I start?  What’s a good chain or card to collect miles on for Hawaii?

Planning a trip to Hawaii is very exciting, Brian!  Congratulations on earning the American Airlines miles to get there!

How To Decide Where To Stay In Hawaii Using Hotel Points

Brian and His Wife Have Enough Airline Miles to Fly to Hawaii – but Where Should They Stay?

Let’s see what strategies Brian can use to get Big Hotels with Small Money in Hawaii!

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I Got a 3rd Club Carlson Card!

I wrote about my last batch of credit card applications in January and how I was unexpectedly approved for a 2nd personal Club Carlson Premier Rewards card.

This was a surprise, because US Bank is well known for being picky about approving folks who apply for lots of cards!  However, freezing your ARS and IDA credit reports helps with approvals. :)

So I decided to sign-up for a 3rd personal Club Carlson Premier Rewards card.  But 1st, I froze my ARS and IDA credit reports  so that US Bank couldn’t access them.

And it worked!  I was approved for a 3rd card!

I Got A 3rd Club Carlson Card

Maybe I’ll Treat Emily to a Trip to Aruba With All My New Club Carlson Points!

But it wasn’t an instant approval this time…

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300+ Club Carlson Hotels Will Soon Cost More (or Fewer) Points!

I wrote about the US Bank Club Carlson credit card losing the free night perk on June 1, 2015.  And now, via Miles From Blighty, over 300 Club Carlson hotels are changing categories.

300 Club Carlson Hotels Will Soon Cost More Or Fewer Points

Which Club Carlson Hotels Will Cost More Points Starting June 1, 2015?

Here’s a look at what you can expect.

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Best of Million Mile Secrets – April 2015

1.   I shared my latest favorite credit card sign-up bonuses.

Best Of Million Mile Secrets - April 2015

Don’t Miss Out on the Best Deals!

2.   You can now earn an $800 flight and $500 in airfare with the Citi Prestige card.

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