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News You Can Use – 1,500 Delta Miles Shopping, 15% Off Staples, Save $75 at Hilton, & More!

1.   Earn 1,500 Bonus Delta Miles When You Shop Online

Link:   Delta Shopping Portal Promotion

Through August 16, 2015, earn bonus Delta miles when you shop online through the Delta shopping portal.

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Earn up to 1,500 Delta Miles When You Shop Online Through August 16, 2015

You’ll earn:

  • 300 bonus Delta miles when you spend $100
  • 700 bonus Delta miles when you spend $300
  • 1,500 bonus Delta miles when you spend $700

You can use ANY credit card to pay for your purchases.

Shopping portals are an easy way to earn bonus miles and points.

Remember, there are similar shopping bonuses for American Airlines miles and Southwest points through August 16, 2015.  And United Airlines has a promotion for bonus miles through August 12, 2015.

For folks who would rather earn cash back, you can still get up to 30% back when you shop at JCPenney, Macy’s, and Nordstrom through Discover Deals with your Discover card!

2.   Save Money at Staples In-Store and Online!

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How to Avoid JetBlue’s New Baggage Fees

Folks were disappointed last month when JetBlue changed their free checked bag policy.

Now you’ll pay $20 (online) or $25 (at the airport) to check a bag with their lowest fares.

How To Avoid JetBlue's New Baggage Fees

JetBlue No Longer Offers a Free Checked Bag With Their Lowest Fares

There’s still lots to love about JetBlue, like free in-flight entertainment & Wi-Fi, more legroom, snacks & drinks, and cheap fares!

Let’s see how to take the sting out of their new bag fees.

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How to Get Big Travel With Current Big American Airlines Card Bonuses!

There are great sign-up bonuses on each of the American Airlines credit cards.  If you apply for 2 of them, you could earn over 100,000 American Airlines miles.

That’s enough for a a round-trip Business Class ticket to Europe or South America.  Or 4 round-trip coach tickets to anywhere in the continental US & Alaska!

How To Get Big Travel With Current Big American Airlines Card Bonuses

100,000 American Airlines Miles Can Be Your Ticket to Big Travel, Like a Round-Trip First Class Flight to Explore Patagonia in South America!

I’ll share some ideas about how to use American Airlines miles for Big Travel!

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News You Can Use – 60,000 Delta Miles AMEX, New AMEX Lounge, Save $5 at Target.com, & More!

1.   Earn 60,000 Delta Miles and $50 Statement Credit with AMEX Gold Delta SkyMiles Card

Via Slickdeals, folks report a new targeted AMEX Gold Delta SkyMiles card offer for 60,000 Delta Miles and a $50 statement credit after spending $1,000 in purchases within the 1st 3 months.

Emily and I don’t earn on a commission on this offer, but we’ll always tell you about the best deals!

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Check If You Were Targeted to Earn 60,000 Delta Miles With the New AMEX Gold Delta Card Offer!

The offer expires August 31, 2015.

Here’s how to access the offer:

If you’re targeted, you’ll have the opportunity to apply for the personal or business version of the card.

Here’s how to increase your chances of being targeted for the next AMEX promotion.

This is double the current public sign-up bonus of 30,000 Delta miles, so if you’ve had your eye on this card, this is a good deal!

Read my post about how to use Delta miles to visit Europe!

2.   New AMEX Centurion Lounge Coming to Houston

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Won’t Last! $550 to Amsterdam, $275 to Belize, Round-Trip!

Looking for a spontaneous trip?

The Flight Deal reports you can fly from New York or Philadelphia to Amsterdam for ~$550 round-trip in coach or from several US cities to Belize for ~$275 round-trip in coach.

Unwind in Belize for ~$275 Round-Trip From Several US Cities, Including Charlotte, Miami, and St. Louis!

You can search for this fare using ITA Matrix or Google Flights, then book it on the airline websites.

These deals will NOT last!

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