Up to 2,000 Bonus Miles On The AAdvantage Shopping Portal

Another decent bonus opportunity for bonus miles from the American Airlines AAdvantage shopping portal. Through October 16th, 2014, earn: 500 miles for $100 in spending 1,000 miles for $300 in spending 2,000 miles for $500 in spending Gone are the days where you could buy a bunch of gift cards to rack up spending on shopping portals, but there are still a litany of things you can buy online.  The AAdvantage shopping portal has hundreds of vendors, including Groupon, Apple, Staples, Nordstrom, Gap, Toys R Us, and Walmart.  There’s a […]

Office Depot’s New Gift Card Lineup Makes It A Bit Easier To Earn 5 Points Per Dollar On Amazon Purchases

The game of collecting miles and points has, like most things in life, easy parts and hard parts.  For people just getting started, I like to advise them to focus on the low hanging fruit.  For me, that’s usually cards like Chase Sapphire and Ink Bold. One of the benefits I enjoy the most with Ink Bold is the 5 points per dollar you earn on all office supply purchases.  Because of the exceptional variety of gift cards available at your local Staples, Office Depot or Office Max, you can […]

Holiday Shopping Mileage Deals Start And Always Make Sure You Compare Online Shopping Malls

American Airlines’ AAdvantage program shopping mall has some early double mile deals if you’re early bird shopping for the holidays. Right now, you can earn double the normal amount of miles at such merchants as: Macy’s (4 miles/dollar) Nordstrom (4 miles/dollar) Under Armour (6 miles/dollar) North Face (8 miles/dollar) Sears (not double, but 4 miles/dollar instead of 3) The shopping portals usually run specials as we get closer to holiday season.  In the past, they’ve included double mile specials as well as larger bonuses for hitting spending thresholds.  Those should […]