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News You Can Use – Bonus Points for Hilton & Starwood Stays & Hertz Rentals, Free National Parks for 4th Graders

1.   Double Starwood Points + 500 Points on 3+ Nights

Via Pizza in Motion, when you stay at participating Starwood hotels for 2+ consecutive nights this fall, you can earn double Starwood points.  Plus, you’ll get 500 Starwood bonus points on stays of 3 or more nights.

To earn the bonus points, register from September 23, 2015, to December 6, 2015, and stay from October 1, 2015, through December 20, 2015.  There’s NO limit to the number of Starwood points you can earn with this promotion.

And don’t forget, you’ll earn another 2 Starwood points per $1 spent on your stay with the AMEX Starwood personal and small business cards.

There’s a list of Starwood hotels that are NOT participating.   It will be released on September 23, 2015.

10,000 Starwood Points Winners

Will You Earn Double Starwood Points and 500 Starwood Bonus Points for Staying 3 or More Nights at the Disney Swan Hotel in Orlando?

2.   2X to 3X Hilton Points

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How to Get Big Amtrak Train Travel Using Starwood Points

Did you know you can transfer Starwood points to Amtrak?

Amtrak is making changes to their award program starting January 24, 2016.  In many cases, award tickets will cost fewer Amtrak points than before!

Folks looking for a different way to use Starwood points (and who enjoy train travel) could get lots of Big Travel by transferring their points to Amtrak.

How To Get Big Amtrak Train Travel Using Starwood Points

Looking for a Different Way to Use Your Starwood Points? You Could Get a Good Deal Transferring Points to Amtrak Under Their New Award Program.

Let’s see where the best deals are!

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Free Admission to Select US Museums on Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day Live!

You can learn more about culture, history, art, science, and more by visiting local museums for free on September 26, 2015.  That’s because it’s Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day Live!

Smithsonian museums are free every day, but you can visit these participating museums that usually charge a fee for free!

Free Admission To Select US Museums On Smithsonian Magazines Museum Day Live

Get Into the Museum of Flight for Free and See the Spy Plane That Holds the Jet Speed Record of 2,100 Miles per Hour!

Find out how to get the cost of admission waived at The Museum of Flight in Seattle, Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix, and other cultural centers!

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News You Can Use – $100 Hotel Discount, Whole Foods Deal, 1,000 Airline Miles at Starwood Hotels, 2-for-1 Broadway Tickets

1.   $100 Off $600+ at Hotels

Don’t forget, you can save $100 when you spend $600+ (in a single purchase) on hotels at  Tweet “#AmexTravel100″ to @AMEXOffers with your connected account or check your AMEX online account to register.

This deal is good through September 30, 2015.  Enrollment is limited so it’s a good idea to register now just in case you might use this deal in the future.

Book now, pay later hotels do NOT qualify.

You may be able to get this deal more than once.  If you’re new to AMEX Offers check out my post on how to get started.

News You Can Use 100 Hotel Discount Whole Foods Deal 1,000 Airline Miles At Starwood Hotels 2 For 1 Broadway Tickets

Earn $100 Back When You Spend $600 or More on Hotels!

2.   1,000 Points for Spending $50+ at Whole Foods

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Why 5,000 Extra Starwood Points Is a Big Deal (The Magic of Cash & Points!)

I’ve posted a lot about this 30,000 point Starwood offer!  The bonus is usually 25,000 points. So what’s the big deal about 5,000 extra Starwood points anyway?

One easy reason 5,000 additional points is important is because it increases the sign-up bonus by ~$200 worth of hotels!  I’ll show you how to get a night at a great Starwood Category 4 hotel using the extra 5,000 points using the fantastic Cash & Points program.

Why 5,000 Extra Starwood Points Is A Big Deal The Magic Of Cash Points

There Are Exciting Starwood Category 4 Hotels All Over the World You Can Access With the Extra 5,000 Starwood Points, Including This 1 in Mauritius!

I’ll show you highly-rated Starwood hotels where you can stay with the extra 5,000 Starwood points you’ll earn!

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