Today’s Best of the Rest includes cheap flights to Italy (this time without having to buy two), crawling around the new Bombardier C-Series, a good discount on Silvercar and free drinks on JetBlue. Oh, and just an awesome space accomplishment.
The American Airlines shopping mall continues the trend of smaller back-to-school bonuses with a 1,000 mile bonus for $200 in purchases in the next week. The timing is a very narrow window. You only have until August 25th to spend $200. But, it’s really not that hard to spend $200 on every day purchases when you consider the hundreds of merchants on the shopping portals. Taking advantage of this offer and the other small United Airlines MileagePlus offer out recently would net you an extra 3,000 miles. That doesn’t sound […]
Today is the last day to enter my giveaway for a brand new Briggs & Riley TORQ suitcase and $100. Have you sent in your entry yet? The United MileagePlus shopping portal is offering 2 miles per dollar on purchases at Best Buy through their website until 6/4/14. How do you turn that into double miles on in-store purchases? It required either a smart phone or a little bit of planning. If you know there’s something you want to buy at Best Buy that you’re planning on picking up at […]
The American Airlines Advantage shopping portal has a number of good deals this week, especially one for Best Buy: You can link to this offer here. The reason why I’m high on this particular offer is because Best Buy will let you buy things on their website to pick up in their store. That means if you’re in the market for a large appliance, TV, etc. you can buy the same appliance you were looking at in the store (even purchase it in the store on your smartphone) and […]