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Win prizes with Star Alliance’s ‘Picture your Upgrade’ App

Star Alliance has announced a contest anyone can enter using their new ‘Publish your upgrade’ app. Prizes range from Around the world trip for 2 to free Star Gold status! To enter, you have to take and post pictures using the app. Entries are open till April 4th. Here is how it works: The Star…

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44,000 Hyatt Gold Passport Points giveaway!

Hyatt has been very generous. They have an absolutely great promotion running (details later in this post), but they have also made points available to bloggers to give away to their readers. I am going to give away 22,000 points each to 2 lucky readers! Let’s start with the Hyatt promotion. Here are the details…

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Free ‘Loney Planet’ iBook from Starbucks

Starbucks, has a great program in conjunction with Apple called ‘Pick of the Week’. The program started with Starbucks offerring a free song for download from iTunes, every week. The program has since added Apps, Videos and Books. The ‘Pick’ for the current week is ‘Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2012‘ iBook. The book retails…

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Earn United Miles for ‘Checking In’ at Airports

United has joined the bandwagon of going ‘Local, Social and Mobile’ by partnering up with TopGuest. I have written before about how TopGuest works (be sure to read my clarification post). Essentially, one can earn miles for being at a location and sharing it with your Social Network by ‘checking in’ on Facebook or FourSquare.…

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Excellent American Express Gift Chain offer (from Mommy Points)

American Express has been very creative off late. Last weekend they had the Small Business $25 offer, that they participated in. Now they have their new Gift Chain offer. Instead of me explaining it in details here, I will pass you on to an excellent and detailed post by Mommy Points where you can read…

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Missed opportunities

These come for me in two favors: one where I never even knew I could have earned extra miles (or extra EQM) till it was too late and second where I did what I needed to do to earn the miles, but the miles never posted and I lost track, till it was too late. … I use a spreadsheet to track all activity that has taken place which I think should earn miles – eating out, filling out surveys, customer service events, signing up for promos, etc.

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Last day to get free 500 Mileage Plus Miles

Through today (Nov. 11th, 2011), United is offering 500 Mileage Plus miles for downloading and using their new Mileage Plus shopping assistant. You can also get another 1500 Miles if you purchase something >$125. I prefer the shopping assistant over the earlier toolbars. These are not as intrusive. Once you sign out of the assistant,…

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Gear up for American Express Small Business Saturday Promotion

Small Business Saturday was a great promotion that many of us took advantage of last year. All you had to do was register your card and use it at some local merchant’s business. Well this lucrative promotion is back again this year. Register your American Express Card starting Nov 1 and then use it at…

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