iPhone withdrawal symptoms when switching to Android Pixel

Remember the incredible phone deal offered by Google Fi a couple of weeks ago? The deal was intended to last until midnight pacific time, but it died early. Apparently Google doesn’t have the ability to predict behavior nor the finances to cover a bad bet (I jest). You can read about the expired deal here: WOW! Get a Google Fi phone & travel gift card worth the phone’s price. The deal was especially good for…

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Get 10x Delta miles on Lyft airport rides, 3x on other rides

Lyft and Delta are offering 10x SkyMiles per dollar on rides to and from US airports and 3x on other rides in the US between today (12/14/18) and December 25, 2018. You’ll need to enter promo code SKYMILES10X in the promos section of your Lyft app before requesting a ride. The Deal Earn 10x Delta SkyMiles on Lyft rides to/from US Airports from 12/14/18-12/25/18 when you enter promo code SKYMILES10x in the “promos” section of your Lyft app Direct link to link…

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Book Marriott Cat 8 for Cat 7 price until March 2019

When Marriott introduced the award chart for the merged Marriott/SPG/Ritz program, the new top tier became Category 8. Cat 8 standard awards were slated to cost 85,000 points per night. However, it was announced that Category 8 properties would be bookable for the Category 7 price of 60,000 Marriott Rewards points per night “until early 2019”. We haven’t previously had a clear indication as to when that would be, but Doctor of Credit and a…

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United portal: 10x at many stores today (stack w/ portal promo)

United’s Mileage Plus Shopping Portal is offering increased payouts today at many stores, including 10x at Macy’s, Bed Bath & Beyond, Under Armor, and many other popular retailers. This stacks nicely with the current portal promotion, which awards a bonus 500 miles when you spend $200 or more. The Deal Increased portal payouts from the United Mileage Plus Shopping portal, including 10x at many stores today Direct link to the shopping portal Key Terms Terms vary by store Payouts…

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30% back on select streaming services [Targeted]

There was a new targeted Amex Offer out yesterday good for 30% back on select streaming services, including Pandora, Spotify, Sling, Showtime, Sling TV, Sirius XM, and CBS All Access. The Deal Get 30% back on select streaming services (up to $15 back) with a new targeted Amex Offer (included services are: Sirius XM, Pandora, Spotify, Sling TV, CBS All Access, and Showtime) Key Terms Expires 3/6/19 Only includes streaming services listed above See your offer for…

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The best hotel credit card ever

What is the best hotel credit card there has ever been? If you’d say the old SPG card, I’d have been with you until the early hours this morning. If you’d have said the Hilton Aspire to me yesterday, I might not have argued with you much. And if you’re ready to call me a soulless shill for the credit card companies when I tell you that it is neither of those cards, just do us…

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Staples: $5 off a $200 VGC [12/16 to 12/22]

Staples will be offering $5 off when you buy a $200 Visa Gift Card next week (12/16 to 12/22/18). This is a comparatively weak promotion, but those with a card that earns one of the Best Category Bonuses at office supply stores can still come out well ahead, especially if they are able to buy more than one (though terms limit this to one per customer). The Deal Save $5 when you buy a $200 Visa Gift Card at Staples…

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Capital One “Rewards miles” Complete Guide

We’ve previously published complete guides to most transferable points programs, including Chase Ultimate Rewards, Citi ThankYou Points, and Amex Membership Rewards. Now that Capital One has added transfer partners and initiated the ability to transfer Capital One “miles” to anyone with an eligible account, it was time to write up a complete overview of their Capital One Venture miles and Capital One Spark Miles program… Capital One “Rewards miles” (which aren’t really airline miles, but…

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Expedia: 90% off some hotels / $100 off flights 12/13 at noon via app

Expedia will be offering an in-app coupon good for 90% off select hotels and $100 off select round trip flights. The coupon will go live at noon Eastern time on 12/13. You’ll probably have to have a booking loaded up, ready to type in the coupon code quickly at noon to have a shot, and Extreme Hotel Deals predicts it will only be valid for stays until January 5th, 2019. If you want to take a shot at a cheap…

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