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Great Shopping Portal Bonuses & How We’ll Use Them (Upromise, Alaska, United)
Great Shopping Portal Bonuses & How We’ll Use Them (Upromise, Alaska, United)

Great Shopping Portal Bonuses & How We’ll Use Them (Upromise, Alaska, United)

Introduction Yesterday, we saw some great shopping portal bonuses pop up from Upromise, Alaska Airlines and United Airlines. In this article, we wanted to take a look at each of the bonus offers and share some thoughts on how we’ll…

Airline Shopping Portal Bonuses and Strategy Thoughts
Airline Shopping Portal Bonuses and Strategy Thoughts

Airline Shopping Portal Bonuses and Strategy Thoughts

Introduction This morning, we’re seeing some new airline shopping portal bonuses from Alaska, American and United. The structure of the bonuses is interesting and allows for some very nice mileage returns on purchases at or near the $50/$75 minimum purchase…

Middle Age Miles News & Notes 1/21/20 – Amex Offer for Staples; last call airline shopping portal bonuses; hotel points promos from ALL, iPrefer & Millennium
Middle Age Miles News & Notes 1/21/20 – Amex Offer for Staples; last call airline shopping portal bonuses; hotel points promos from ALL, iPrefer & Millennium

Middle Age Miles News & Notes 1/21/20 – Amex Offer for Staples; last call airline shopping portal bonuses; hotel points promos from ALL, iPrefer & Millennium

After yesterday’s long News & Notes article, we had a few more things we wanted to catch up on today, mostly of the hotel promotion variety – but first, we’ll start with a new and potentially valuable Amex Offer that…

Middle Age Miles News & Notes 1/13/20 – Staples VGC deal; AS, AA, UA portal bonuses; Marriott issues & deals; Ticket Club
Middle Age Miles News & Notes 1/13/20 – Staples VGC deal; AS, AA, UA portal bonuses; Marriott issues & deals; Ticket Club

Middle Age Miles News & Notes 1/13/20 – Staples VGC deal; AS, AA, UA portal bonuses; Marriott issues & deals; Ticket Club

New week, new Middle Age Miles News & Notes column – several interesting things to cover today: 1 – Visa Gift Card deal underway at Staples From now through Saturday, January 18, purchase a $200 Visa gift card (VGC) in-store…

Airline Shopping Portal Bonuses Until 12/22 – Our Analysis and How We’re Playing Them
Airline Shopping Portal Bonuses Until 12/22 – Our Analysis and How We’re Playing Them

Airline Shopping Portal Bonuses Until 12/22 – Our Analysis and How We’re Playing Them

Introduction Earlier this week, American, Alaska and United eShopping came out with “Last Minute Bonus” offers for holiday spending through their portals. Each of the bonus offers runs through Sunday, December 22, so you have a few days left to…

Middle Age Miles News & Notes 11/11/19 – Great Rakuten-IHG 11%/11x deal; GC deals at Safeway & Staples; Millennium Hotels; Ticket Club; Airline shopping portal bonuses
Middle Age Miles News & Notes 11/11/19 – Great Rakuten-IHG 11%/11x deal; GC deals at Safeway & Staples; Millennium Hotels; Ticket Club; Airline shopping portal bonuses

Middle Age Miles News & Notes 11/11/19 – Great Rakuten-IHG 11%/11x deal; GC deals at Safeway & Staples; Millennium Hotels; Ticket Club; Airline shopping portal bonuses

We wanted to be sure to get a News & Notes article out this morning to capture any Veterans Day/Singles Day deals. We were hoping for more travel-related deals for this holiday, ahead of Black Friday/Cyber Monday, but the offerings…

Earn Extra Miles and Cash Back with Holiday Shopping Portal Bonuses – and How to Maximize Them with Gift Card Purchases
Earn Extra Miles and Cash Back with Holiday Shopping Portal Bonuses – and How to Maximize Them with Gift Card Purchases

Earn Extra Miles and Cash Back with Holiday Shopping Portal Bonuses – and How to Maximize Them with Gift Card Purchases

Last Friday, many airline shopping portals, as well as the cashback UPromise portal, came out with new November holiday bonuses. Several of these look to be very valuable. Unfortunately, when the offers were released, we were scrambling to get out…

Middle Age Miles News & Notes 10/7/19 – IHG points sale; Points.com news; UA shopping portal bonus; AA Vacations discount code for Europe
Middle Age Miles News & Notes 10/7/19 – IHG points sale; Points.com news; UA shopping portal bonus; AA Vacations discount code for Europe

Middle Age Miles News & Notes 10/7/19 – IHG points sale; Points.com news; UA shopping portal bonus; AA Vacations discount code for Europe

Happy Monday everyone! Let’s get you caught up on 4 News & Notes items from over the weekend and this morning: 1. IHG Points Sale [Targeted]: 80% bonus + 10% off = points for 0.5 cpp IHG runs regular points-sale…

Middle Age Miles News & Notes 9/11/19 – Staples out of in-store offers; Pei reduced earnings; LifeMiles; good MGM & Caesars sales; and a Caesars reward
Middle Age Miles News & Notes 9/11/19 – Staples out of in-store offers; Pei reduced earnings; LifeMiles; good MGM & Caesars sales; and a Caesars reward

Middle Age Miles News & Notes 9/11/19 – Staples out of in-store offers; Pei reduced earnings; LifeMiles; good MGM & Caesars sales; and a Caesars reward

Tons to cover in today’s Middle Age Miles “News & Notes”: 1. Staples No Longer on In-Store Portals/Apps As we first reported yesterday evening in our “MS DP Series – Follow-Up Part 1” article, Staples is no longer on a…

Earn Extra Miles with Airline Shopping Portal Back-to-School Bonuses – Alaska, American, Southwest & United
Earn Extra Miles with Airline Shopping Portal Back-to-School Bonuses – Alaska, American, Southwest & United

Earn Extra Miles with Airline Shopping Portal Back-to-School Bonuses – Alaska, American, Southwest & United

Four of the largest domestic airlines are offering back-to-school bonus mile promotions through their shopping portals for the next few weeks. We never want to leave miles on the table, so take a look at these offers for your upcoming…