American Airlines Will Allow You To Earn Elite-Qualifying Dollars With Credit Card Spend

American Airlines announced a path to earn elite-qualifying dollars by spending on their co-branded credit card. It’s not a full waiver and it’s not all credit cards. Read the details….

Triple Miles Promotion On AAdvantage MasterCard

4th quarter bonus categories are common on other credit cards, but not specifically on the AAdvantage (previously US Airways) Barclaycard MasterCard. They have an offer that could be targeted, though there’s just a phone number, no specific code.

US Airways Bonus Shopping Portal Miles

US Airways has an offer out today for up to triple bonus miles on purchases via their shopping portal. I can’t say for certain, but this appears to be in lieu of a holiday shopping offer for total purchases on their portal.  It’s still possible that they may announce something later, but these are generally announced by the time Cyber Monday rolls around (like American Airlines’ announcement recently and United’s similar offer). There are some pretty solid deals for merchants you’re probably already considering using.  4 miles per dollar on […]

50,000 Points for Lufthansa Mastercard: Stocking Up For Star Alliance Travel

The Lufthansa Premier Miles & More World MasterCard® Q:  I’m not a member of the Lufthansa Miles & More program.  Why do I want this card? A:  There are a few reasons, but the bottom line is Lufthansa is a member of the Star Alliance which means these points can be used for flights on any Star Alliance carrier. The offer: Earn 20,000 miles after your first purchase Earn an additional 30,000 miles after you spend $5,000 in the first 90 days after you open your account There’s a $79 […]