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News You Can Use – Up to 1,500 Easy Starwood Points, Southwest to Belize, & More!

News You Can Use – Up to 1,500 Easy Starwood Points, Southwest to Belize, & More!

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1.   Up to 1,500 Easy Starwood Points

Via The Points Guy, you can 500 Starwood points when you use the Starwood mobile app to book your next stay and pay with your American Express card.  Book and complete your stay by March 31, 2015.

You will earn 500 points per stay on up to 3 stays.  So you can earn as many as 1,500 Starwood points.

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This is a great way to earn some extra points, if you already have plans to stay at a Starwood hotel!

2.   Soon You Can Fly to Belize on Southwest

I told you a few months ago that Southwest will start flying to Costa Rica in 2015.

Well, Southwest now has new plans to begin flights to Belize.  This is in addition to new destinations in Mexico they will be adding from Houston including Mexico City, Puerto Vallarta, Cancun, and Los Cabos.

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Don’t Get Too Excited Yet! You’ll Have to Wait Until October 2015 Before You Can Fly to Belize on Southwest!

3.   Now Use AMEX Membership Rewards Towards Airbnb Stays

Via Doctor of Credit, now you can use American Express Membership Rewards points for Airbnb e-gift cards.  But it’s only 1 cent per point.  There are better uses for AMEX points.  But this could be helpful to some.

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You can redeem 10,000 AMEX Membership Rewards points for $100 e-gift card or 25,000 points for a $250 e-gift card.

4.   Save Money on Gift Cards

Staples e-gift cards are on sale including:

When you use your Chase Ink Plus, Chase Ink Bold, or Chase Ink Business Cash Credit Card you’ll earn 5% cash back (5X Chase Ultimate Rewards points on your purchase.  You’ll also earn another 1% back with Visa Savings Edge.

Or use your AMEX SimplyCash card to save 5%.  Because SimplyCash earns 5% cash back at US Office Supply Stores.

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5.   Citi American Airlines Executive Card Redesigned

Via The Reward Boss, the Citi® / AAdvantage® Executive World Elite™ Mastercard® now comes with a new design.

You should receive a new card before your expiration date.  Or if you’d like to get your new card sooner, you can order it on the Citi website.

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I’m pretty sure there is exactly one points hotel in Belize and it’s a Best Western. It was alright but pretty overpriced, especially since it isn’t near anything.

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@Richard H – Thanks!

Typo on the Starwood points: It should be book and stay by March 31, 2015 not 2014.

someone should do a post on points and rewards hotels in Belize…just sayin.