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Why Emily Applied for the 50,000 Point AMEX Business Gold

With the The Business Gold Rewards card from American Express card you can earn 50,000 American Express Membership Rewards points.  That’s double the normal offer!

Emily recently completed the AMEX Business Gold Application and was approved!

Besides the increased sign-up bonus, Emily will also earn 3X AMEX Membership Rewards points on a bonus spending category.  And the new small business card will NOT hurt her chances of being approved for any Chase cards.

AMEX Business Gold Application

Emily’s Looking Forward to Earning the 50,000 AMEX Membership Rewards Point Sign-up Bonus With the AMEX Business Gold Card!

I’ll share more about Emily’s reasons for getting the AMEX small business card!

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British Airways AARP Discount Extended, Save up to $400 on Round-Trip Flights

Good news if you book paid flights on British Airways!  Via The Points Guy, the British Airways AARP discount has been extended to December 31, 2016, for travel through March 31, 2017.

If you’re an AARP member (anyone of any age can join AARP for $16 per year), you can save up to $400 on paid, round-trip, trans-Atlantic flights from the US on British Airways and certain partner airlines.

Plus, until October 1, 2016, you can get a free AARP membership by spending $15+ at Walgreens.

British Airways AARP Discount

Do You Know the Secret to Saving up to $400 on Paid British Airways Flights?

I’ll remind you of how the discount works and other perks you get with an AARP membership!

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Easy 1,000 United Airlines Miles for Spending $1 With Wall Street Journal

Here’s a cheap way to earn 1,000 United Airlines miles if you’re looking to boost your frequent flyer account balance or keep your miles from expiring.

Folks on Reddit report a limited-time offer through the United Airlines shopping portal.  You’ll get 1,000 United Airlines miles when you pay $1 for a 2-month subscription of the Wall Street Journal!

Wall Street Journal Miles

Wall Street Journal Is Practically Giving Away 1,000 United Airlines Miles

I’ll tell you what you need to know about this deal.

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When Is the Best Time to Apply for a 2nd Barclaycard?

Million Mile Secrets reader, Iliana wants to increase her Barclaycard approval chances and tweeted:

My son’s girlfriend got the wrong JetBlue card.  How soon can she apply for the JetBlue Plus Credit Card after she cancels her other card?

It’s easy to accidentally apply for the wrong credit card.  Card names can sound strikingly similar!

You do NOT have to cancel your current Barclaycard credit card to be approved for the JetBlue Plus card.

However, there are still things to know before you apply for another Barclaycard credit card.

Barclaycard Approval Chances

The Barclaycard JetBlue Plus Credit Card Will Give You Big Travel, as Long as You’re Near a City JetBlue Serves!

I’ll give you tips on applying for Barclaycard credit cards!

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Free AARP Membership With Purchase, Get $65 to $400 Off Flights

Good news for folks who want to save money on flights to Europe!

Via FatWallet, you can get a free AARP membership after spending $15+ on certain products at Walgreens by October 1, 2016.  The membership alone usually costs $16!

You do NOT have to be a senior citizen to join AARP.  And a membership comes with perks that are great for travelers!

Free Aarp Membership 2016

Get an AARP Membership by Making a $15+ Walgreens Brand Health and Wellness Purchase by October 1, 2016

I’ll give you the details, and tell you how to qualify!

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