Get 25% More Air France Flying Blue Miles When You Transfer Membership Rewards

  If you are a member of American Express Membership Rewards you can transfer your Membership Rewards points to your Air France Flying Blue account. Usually, 1000 American Express Membership Rewards points equals 1000 Flying Blue Miles. But through April 29, 2019, Amex is offering a 25% transfer bonus to Flying Blue. Instead of the normal 1:1 […]

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Get 15% More Avianca LifeMiles When You Transfer Membership Rewards

  If you are a member of American Express Membership Rewards you can transfer your Membership Rewards points, in 1,000 point increments to Avianca LifeMiles, the program of Avianca, the national airline and flag carrier of Colombia.  Normally, Amex Membership Rewards points transfer to LifeMiles at a 1:1 ratio.  Through 4/1/2019, you can get 14% more, so 1000 […]

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Hello To My New American Express Gold Card, Albeit In The Wrong Color

    I love the new version of the American Express Gold Card and I really wanted it with its very lucrative Membership Rewards bonus points (4X!) at U.S. restaurants and U.S. supermarkets, two categories that I will reap in the American Express Membership Rewards. However, the bonus to me was light, it is currently 25,000 Membership Rewards BONUS POINTS offer […]

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2018 Is Starting Off Right-33% Increase When You Transfer American Express Membership Rewards To Hilton Honors

Recall that if you are a member of American Express Membership Rewards you can transfer your Membership Rewards points, in 1,000-point increments, to your Hilton Honors account.  The transfer ratio was just upped from 1500 Hilton Honors points to 2,000 points! So now, 1000 American Express Membership Rewards points can be converted to 2000 Hilton Honors […]

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Virgin America To No Longer Participate In Membership Rewards

  With the acquisition of Virgin America by Alaska Airlines last year, it is not surprising about this change in the Virgin America program. I received word from American Express Membership Rewards that as of November 1, 2017, Virgin America will no longer be a transfer partner of the Membership Rewards program.  This makes sense as […]

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I Made A Rookie Mistake And Let My Amex Grocery Spend Exceed The “Limit”

Ugh, I hit my 6K in annual grocery spend in 2017 and kept using my American Express Everyday Preferred Card. Recall, you earn 3X Membership Rewards points per $1 spent at supermarkets. HOWEVER, these 3X bonus points that you earn at supermarkets are on up to $6,000 per year in purchases.  After you spend $6,000 in a […]

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25% Transfer Bonus From American Express Membership Rewards To HawaiianMiles

  If you have an American Express Membership Rewards account, you can transfer points to participating frequent travel programs.  One such program is your Hawaiian Airlines HawaiianMiles account.  Usually one Membership Rewards point equals one HawaiianMiles mile.  So 1,000 American Express Membership Rewards points will yield 1,000 HawaiianMiles. However, now through 6/21/2017, you can receive 25% […]

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