Middle Age Miles

2018 4th Quarter

Interesting Citi ThankYou Points 25% Bonus for Transfers to LifeMiles
Interesting Citi ThankYou Points 25% Bonus for Transfers to LifeMiles

Interesting Citi ThankYou Points 25% Bonus for Transfers to LifeMiles

Yesterday, Citi announced an interesting 25% bonus for transfers of Citi ThankYou Points (TYPs) into Avianca’s LifeMiles loyalty program. There’s a fairly short window for this transfer bonus, as it’s only available until December 12, 2018. Details You Need to…

Fourth Night Free with Amex at Destination Hotels and Joie de Vivre (and Is It a Good Deal?)
Fourth Night Free with Amex at Destination Hotels and Joie de Vivre (and Is It a Good Deal?)

Fourth Night Free with Amex at Destination Hotels and Joie de Vivre (and Is It a Good Deal?)

Executive Summary Amex is running a 4th-night-free (4NF) promotion with Destination Hotels and Joie de Vivre Hotels & Resorts, from now through March 31, 2019. You must pay with an Amex card and book your room direct using the promotion…

Update on IHG Double Points Plus More Promo – Extended to 12/31/18, Bonus Points Uncapped
Update on IHG Double Points Plus More Promo – Extended to 12/31/18, Bonus Points Uncapped

Update on IHG Double Points Plus More Promo – Extended to 12/31/18, Bonus Points Uncapped

A few weeks ago we wrote about IHG’s 4th-quarter “Double Points Plus More” promotion. This morning, we received two pieces of good news about the promo from IHG: One, the promotion has been extended through 12/31/2018 (previously 12/16); and Two,…

Multiple Amex Bonus Offers to Earn Hilton Honors Points on Co-Branded Cards
Multiple Amex Bonus Offers to Earn Hilton Honors Points on Co-Branded Cards

Multiple Amex Bonus Offers to Earn Hilton Honors Points on Co-Branded Cards

Last week, we reported on a good targeted spend bonus that Amex offered on its co-branded Hilton Aspire and Ascend cards.  And now this week, Amex is back with even more offers to earn bonus Hilton Honors points.  We have…

Enjoy a Third, Fourth, or Fifth Night Free with Preferred Hotels and Amex
Enjoy a Third, Fourth, or Fifth Night Free with Preferred Hotels and Amex

Enjoy a Third, Fourth, or Fifth Night Free with Preferred Hotels and Amex

Executive Summary Preferred Hotels and Amex are running a promotion through the end of the year where participating Preferred Hotels & Resorts properties are offering a third, fourth, or fifth night free when you pay with an Amex card. Relevant…

Chase Hyatt Cards $50 Statement Credit Promotion – Details and Our Analysis
Chase Hyatt Cards $50 Statement Credit Promotion – Details and Our Analysis

Chase Hyatt Cards $50 Statement Credit Promotion – Details and Our Analysis

Summary of the Promotion The promotion applies to the new Chase World of Hyatt Visa Card and the old Chase Hyatt card For each month, November and December, receive a $25 statement credit when you spend $500 or more on…

Another Reason We Like Amex – Good New Targeted Spend Bonuses on Hilton Aspire & Ascend Cards
Another Reason We Like Amex – Good New Targeted Spend Bonuses on Hilton Aspire & Ascend Cards

Another Reason We Like Amex – Good New Targeted Spend Bonuses on Hilton Aspire & Ascend Cards

Executive Summary Yesterday, Amex released targeted spend bonuses on its co-branded Hilton Aspire and Ascend cards. The bonus is up to a total of 40,000 Hilton Honors (HH) points for $4,000 spend. The bonus is broken up into 2 parts,…

Nice Golden Circle (Shangri-La) Promotion Gives Double Points Plus Bonuses
Nice Golden Circle (Shangri-La) Promotion Gives Double Points Plus Bonuses

Nice Golden Circle (Shangri-La) Promotion Gives Double Points Plus Bonuses

Golden Circle, the loyalty program of Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts (as well as Kerry hotels, Hotel Jen, and Traders hotels), has a nice promotion that runs through January 18, 2019. It’s called the “You Deserve” promotion. Golden Circle is a…

Register Now! New Hyatt Promo Lets You Earn AAdvantage Miles at Hyatt Place and Hyatt House
Register Now! New Hyatt Promo Lets You Earn AAdvantage Miles at Hyatt Place and Hyatt House

Register Now! New Hyatt Promo Lets You Earn AAdvantage Miles at Hyatt Place and Hyatt House

Hyatt is back with a good new promotion that lets you earn 1,000 American AAdvantage miles on stays at Hyatt Place or Hyatt House, through January 31, 2019. You must register before your stay, and the registration deadline is November…

[2ND UPDATE (10/20/18): Can Now Win Multiple Times!] Marriott “29 Ways to Stay” Promo – Win Free Points and Maybe Free Stays
[2ND UPDATE (10/20/18): Can Now Win Multiple Times!] Marriott “29 Ways to Stay” Promo – Win Free Points and Maybe Free Stays

[2ND UPDATE (10/20/18): Can Now Win Multiple Times!] Marriott “29 Ways to Stay” Promo – Win Free Points and Maybe Free Stays

SECOND UPDATE 10/20/2018: Marriott has updated the game. You can now instant-win points multiple times. You still can only play once per day, per Marriott Rewards Account. But you can now win on multiple days. In the past 2 days,…