Weekly Summary

Weekly Summary

Welcome back to our Weekly Summary Series where we review the posts that were covered throughout the past week.

Are You Taking Advantage Of All Your Benefits With The Chase Sapphire Preferred?

Chase sent out an e-mail to customers to enquire if they were taking advantage of all the benefits. Of course, there are more benefits that we take advantage of from the card and the points than Chase would rather we take. 🙂

Great Deal: Garmin Forerunner 310XT For $99!

The Garmin Forerunner 310XT presents some of the most regular deals and it is a great watch! This price was the lowest I have seen before.

Another Great Deal: Garmin Forerunner 910XT For $239

As an upgrade to the Forerunner 310XT, the 910XT is a stellar watch. It retails for over $400 so the opportunity to get it for only $239 was incredible!

The Ultimate Hotel For Airplane Lovers

If you love airplanes and love flying in them, how would you like to try sleeping in one? This is just such a hotel and it is a beautiful place!

IHG Points For $.0057 Each – A Good Deal?

IHG started a sale that offers an incredible value – if you know how and where to take advantage of it. The price is certainly the lowest to be able to purchase IHG points at.

Did You Win the Perfect Travel And Running Accessory?

The SPIbelt is one of the best travel and running accessories for a variety of reasons. If you did not enter this giveaway before, don’t worry – I will be giving away more!

$25 Off Staples.com Order Of $150 Or More

Staples offered a decent coupon on orders of $150 or more. With a variety of free after rebate items and other products, this could have been very helpful. Of course, the many Ultimate Reward points earned through Staples and portals were nice too. 🙂

Flash Sale: 30% Off Sale Shoes And Many Points

If you are wanting to lay in a supply of running shoes for the fall and winter running season, sales like this can be a helpful, cost-efficient way to do so. Make sure you keep reading to find other deals.

American Airlines Off-Peak Awards – Mexico and the Caribbean

Here is another look at American Airlines and their off-peak awards. This time, we head just south of the US border.

The Park Hyatt New York Makes It Too Easy

The Park Hyatt is now open in New York and is (slowly) releasing award availability. However, as a top tier Hyatt hotel, it commands the highest cost in points. But, as you will see, that is actually not all that bad.

Simple Strategy Tip For Applying For The Chase Hyatt Card

When it comes to applying for credit cards, the timing can have a lot to do with how you enjoy the card and its benefits for years to come. This post talks about such a tip when applying for the Chase Hyatt card.

Good Deal: 20% Off Garmin Forerunner Watches

Yet another sale came up on Garmin Forerunner watches! If you have not bought one yet, you have missed some of the best deals but there still should be more in the future.

Reader Poll – What Distance Races Have You Run?

Help me help you – fill out the poll so I can have a better knowledge as to what races interest you all!

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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.