Weekly Summary

Sunday Summary: 50,000 Point Amex Premier Rewards Gold Offer, United MileagePlus Business 50,000 Offer Here to Stay, Combination of Deals to Save Real Money, and More!

Written by Charlie

Welcome to this week’s Sunday Summary! This is a chance for you to catch the stories from the week and see what you may have missed!

Amex Premier Rewards Gold 50,000 Point Offer

This is a pretty fantastic offer for a great card – and it comes with a low minimum spending!

Deal of the Day: Samsung NX300 Camera Kits (Almost 40% Off) And SD Cards On Sale

This deal (now expired) highlights one of those deals that works great to capture the memories of your unforgettable trips.

Great Deal: Combine Best Western Promo And Amex Offer

Thanks to a hotel promotion and Amex Offer, you can combine the two to create a great deal with hotels!

Two-Day Sale From Southwest And JetBlue

Southwest and JetBlue were running one of their monthly sales, and it had some pretty good fares! If you were unable to act this time, make sure you pay attention for the next sale! 🙂

The 50,000 Mile United MileagePlus Business Offer Is Here To Stay

This card and offer present one of the strongest offers around for airline miles. It is a great way to really pad your United account for that next dream trip. And, it appears that the 50,000 mile offer is the new “permanent” offer!

Double Dip Deal: Combine Amex Offers With $9 Oneway Car Rentals

Here is a another deal combination. You can use your Amex Offer in conjunction with the $9 per day rental out of Florida. That creates a very low 3 week rental, should you want to rent for that long.

Good Deal: GoPro HERO4 Black/Surf For $399

This deal (now expired) presented a great opportunity to capture high quality video at 20% off regular pricing. If you missed out on this deal, do not fear! These deals seem to come around every month or so now.

Book Southwest Awards Now Before Their Vague Changes On April 17th

Southwest is incorporating some fare changes on April 17th. Now is the time to book your awards and lock in those prices before the changes occur!

I Am Done With Southwest More Rewards, But Not Done With Southwest

This is a continuing post on my dealings with More Rewards – one of the most difficult travel agencies to work with. Fortunately, even though they are a redemption partner of Southwest and their followers, Southwest’s team handled this whole thing in a very acceptable way.

Deal Roundup: Dual SIM Smartphone, Amex Offers, And 15X AA Mile Bonus

Some of these deals have expired, so check out for yourself as to what may be still alive. These kind of deals are always a great way to help your travel be achieved cheaper!

Great Deal: $100 Back On $500 Emirates [Amex Offer]

This deal is a fantastic one given the low fares that have been coming out from Emirates over the last few months. Save this one to your card(s) and start looking for some cheap tickets on Emirates to Europe for the summer!

Buying The Apple Watch This Morning Was Good Practice For Buying Hyatt Points Cheaply Today!

Friday was one of the best deals available from Daily Getaway – Hyatt points. However, if you wanted them, you had to move fast! Fortunately, ordering the Apple Watch that morning was good practice for speed-ordering packages on the internet!

What To Do When Reservations Go Wrong

We like for everything with travel to go smoothly, but it is unavoidable to have some things go wrong sometimes. Here is a step-by-step guide on how to handle such times when things do go wrong.

I Want It All: This 180,000 Membership Reward Point Offer and 1:1 Transfers

When it comes to credit card bonuses, the ones offered to those in the US really stand out above the rest. Of course, I wish I could just have the bonuses available in some countries while retaining the 1:1 transfer points with their partners – this is one such offer!

Bose And Garmin – Warranty Success Stories

Companies mess up all the time, so it is always a pleasure to hear of your concerns and product problems being handled in a great way. This post is about two such companies and items.

Last Days To Load Amex Serve With Mastercard Or Visa

The day is quickly coming that will see Amex reserve the loading of their Serve card to other Amex cards – no more Mastercard or Visa. See what that means for those of us who like to earn miles and points quickly and easily.

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About the author


Charlie has been an avid traveler and runner for many years. He has run in marathons around the world for less than it would cost to travel to the next town - all as a result of collecting and using miles and points. Over the years, he has flown hundreds of thousands of miles and collected millions of miles and points.
Now he uses this experience and knowledge to help others through Running with Miles.