Last year, I wrote about the best ways to save money on car rentals. At the time, 1 of the best tools to use was AutoSlash. But they stopped working (properly) after a while.
But now, folks report that AutoSlash is back
. AutoSlash will track your car rental reservations for price drops, and re-book you at the lower rate if your rental becomes cheaper.
They’ll watch reservations made with most major car rental agencies. And if you booked your car through AutoSlash, they’ll monitor your reservation automatically.
AutoSlash Says They’ll Monitor Your Car Rental Reservations and Rebook You If the Price Drops
I decided to experiment again (not like this) to see if AutoSlash could save you money.
1. Save $100 When You Spend $350 or More on Travelocity Hotels
You can save $100 when you book a hotel stay of $350 or more on Travelocity by January 28, 2015 (tomorrow!). Just enter promotional code “2DAY100″.
Put a $100 Back in Your Wallet With Promotion Code “2DAY100″
To get the discount, you must stay at least 3 nights by December 31, 2015. You will NOT get the discount on Travelocity’s “Top Secret Hotels.”
There is a looong list of hotels that aren’t included such as Hilton, IHG, Marriott, and Starwood. So this deal may not work for everyone.
Be sure to compare Travelocity’s prices with other sites like Expedia to be sure you’re really saving!
2. Earn 10,000 Bonus Points per Night at Certain Radisson Hotels
SecretFlying reports you can fly round-trip between Manila and Dubai on Cebu Pacific for ~$29.
This is NOT a mistake fare. It’s advertised openly on the Cebu Pacific website. Book by January 28, 2015, for travel between June 15, 2015, and December 10, 2015. Or until seats last.
So I don’t know how long this sale will be available!
And Cebu Pacific has other international destinations on sale too!
You Could Grab a Cheap Ticket With Cebu Pacific’s Fare Sale
Even though the sale is advertised as 1 Philippine peso each way, taxes and fees bump the cost up to ~$29 round trip.
Million Mile Secrets reader Bill emails:
Love your blog, thanks for all the points you’ve helped me get!
I have a little Club Carlson tip for you in case you didn’t already know.
I just made a 2 night reservation (using points from my Club Carlson account) for a friend, so the guest name is not my name. As a result of the guest name not matching my Club Carlson account name (or not matching my Club Carlson Visa name), the 2nd night was NOT free like it usually is. So I called Club Carlson and the rep kindly fixed the reservation so the 2nd night would be free.
So it is possible to get the 2nd night free when booking Club Carlson with points for a friend, you just have to call Carlson and ask for it.
This is an interesting tip! One of the best perks of the Club Carlson Premier Rewards card is the free night when you book 2 or more consecutive award nights. On a 2-night stay, it’s like getting the room for half the number of points!
Club Carlson Visa Cardholders Get Their Last Night Free on Award Stays of 2 Nights or More
But according to the terms and conditions, the Club Carlson Visa cardholder must be traveling to get the free award night!
So did Bill just get lucky?
1. 80,000 Points When You Sign-Up for the Chase IHG Card (Targeted)
IHG is sending out email offers for 80,000 IHG points when you spend $1,000 on purchases within the 1st 3 months on the Chase IHG Rewards Card.
With 80,000 IHG Points, You Could Get 2 Free Nights at the Amstel Amsterdam!
Other benefits include:
- 1 free night each year
- 5X points at IHG hotels
- 2X points at gas stations, grocery stores, and restaurants
- Platinum Status (free room upgrades when available)
- $49 annual fee waived the 1st year
I don’t get a commission for this offer, but I always tell you about the best deals!
2. Save Up to $35 on Rides With Lyft (New Users)