SPG Promo, Starpoints Or Free Night Awards

SPG is running a promo called “Your Lucky Stay” during their Appreciation Week. You can win prizes such as Starpoints and Free Night Awards, but not everyone can be a winner. You have to play by  providing your SPG account number and your corporate email address to verify your eligibility for the promotion. Apparently only members that work…

CheckFreePay Now Has $10k Monthly Limit

CheckFreePay is the BillPay provider at Walmart at Kmart where you can pay your credit card bills for a small fee (can’t pay Amex cards). This is one option to unload gift cards if you don’t have any free avenues. I’ve used them occasionally in the past, especially Kmart, when I had a few $500 GCs left that…

Amex Offers, 5% Off At Staples & Home Depot

There’s two new Amex Offers today that are again a bit different. There’s two separate offers, one for Staples and one for Home Depot. The offer comes as a percentage, 5%, instead of a fixed statement credit amount. It seems to be targeted, I only have them in a few cards. This is a bit…

Aldi Supermarkets Start Accepting Credit Cards

The German grocery chain Aldi offers cheap prices but until recently, only accepted cash and debit cards as forms of payment. That probably kept a few people away, since they couldn’t earn a 5% category bonus. But even without that 5%, Aldi was probably the better choice due to their low prices. Now they have started…

Santander Bank, $500 Business Checking Bonus (Targeted)

Santander Bank has an amazing business checking bonus available, but it’s sadly a targeted one. Only the business to which the corresponding letter or email is addressed is eligible for this offer. You have to open it in branch it look like, but for $500 it’s well worth it. If you were targeted, then the requirements…