Category Archives: Rental Cars

News You Can Use – $45 Hotel Savings, 25% Off Virgin America Flights, File for Target Settlement, Win First Class Flights From Orbitz!

1.   Hotel Tonight 4th of July Promotion for $30 or $45 Off Bookings

With the Hotel Tonight app, you’ll get $30 off a 2-night booking of $200+ when you use the promotion code “PATRIOT“.

Or you can get $45 off a $250+ booking of 3 or more nights with the promotion code “PRESIDENT“.

News You Can Use 45 Hotel Savings 25 Off Virgin America Flights File For Target Settlement Win First Class Flights From Orbitz

With the Hotel Tonight Promotion, 2-Night Bookings Get $30 Off $200+, and 3-Night+ Bookings Get $45 Off $250+

All bookings are non-refundable, but if you need a last-minute hotel room, this could be a good deal.

2.   Get up to $10,000 in the Target Data Breach Settlement

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Which Hilton Card Is Right for You?

Hilton has a great lineup of credit cards that make it easy to earn award stays at Hilton hotels.  There are currently 4 different offers.

Which Hilton Card Is Right For You

Emily and I Have Enjoyed Many Excellent Hilton Hotels Including This View From the Hilton Milano Stucky Venice. Find Out Which Hilton Card Is Best for You!

I’ll explain the pros and cons of each card.  And help you decide which card (or 2!) you might consider.

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Silvercar Adds New York to 10 Other Locations, Discount Codes Available

Update:   It looks like Silvercar will only be available in New York for the summer.  According to their Twitter feed, Silvercar’s Brooklyn location will be open until September 8, 2015.

Did you know Silvercar has a New York City location?  It’s the only 1 that is NOT at an airport.

Silvercar Adds New York To 10 Other Locations Discount Codes Available

Learn About Renting an Audi Silvercar, and Save Some Money On Your 1st Rental!

I’ll tell you how Silvercar is trying to set itself apart from other rental car companies.  And show you how to save money on your 1st rental!

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News You Can Use – $20 Off Visa Gift Cards, Save $60 at, 5,000 Bonus Hilton Points, & More!

1.   $20 Back on $300 in Visa Gift Cards at Staples

Via Miles to Memories, when you purchase $300 or more in Visa gift cards at Staples, you can get a $20 Visa prepaid card via Easy Rebate.

The deal is valid until this Saturday, June 27, 2015.

News You Can Use 20 Off Visa Gift Cards Save 60 At 5,000 Bonus Hilton Points More

Earn a $20 Visa Prepaid Card When You Buy $300 or More in Visa Gift Cards at Staples

To make the most of the deal, pay with a card that earns 5% cash back (or 5X points) at office supply stores:

  • AMEX SimplyCash – 5% cash back at US office supply stores
  • Chase Ink Bold (no longer available) – 5X Chase Ultimate Rewards points (5% back) at office supply stores
  • Chase Ink Cash – 5X Chase Ultimate Rewards points (5% back) at office supply stores
  • Chase Ink Plus – 5X Chase Ultimate Rewards points (5% back) at office supply stores

If you buy 2 $200 Visa gift cards, you’ll pay ~$414 ($400 in gift cards + ~$14 in activation fees).

And you’ll get a $20 Visa prepaid card and ~$21 in cash back when you pay with a card like the AMEX SimplyCash, which earns 5% back at US office supply stores (~$414 in gift cards X 5% cash back).

So you’ll make a profit of ~$27 (~$41 back – $14 in activation fees).  That’s a great deal!

Visa gift cards have a PIN, so you can load them to your AMEX Bluebird, Serve, or Target Prepaid REDcard and then pay bills you can’t normally pay with a credit card.

2.   Avis 1-Way Rentals for ~$20

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4 New AMEX Offers (Save at Staples / Home Depot, Sixt, Samsonite, and Carrabba’s!)

Check your American Express accounts for these new AMEX offers!  You could save money at Staples, Home Depot, Sixt car rental, Samsonite, and Carrabba’s Italian Grill!

4 New AMEX Offers Save At Staples Home Depot Sixt Samsonite And Carrabbas

Save Money on Purchases You Might Make Anyway With AMEX Offers

Let’s check out the deals and see how much you’ll save!

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