Episode 23: No Lifetime Language Hilton Cards, 5X UR For Bill Pay, United Shopping Promo & More

Today we do a quick rundown of the news. Including the following:

0:33 Simon Mall Purchases No Longer Earning Rewards on Amex Cards? (link)

1:29 United Shopping Portal Promo

  • Spend $300 online earn 1,000
  • Spend $150 in-store earn 500
  • Through 5/19

2:05 [Targeted] Chase Sapphire Preferred 5x Bill Pay

  • 5x on Utilities, Insurance, Phone Service, Cable
  • Up to $2,000 in payments
  • 5/13-7/31/2019
  • Check email for “<first_name>, don’t miss out on 5X bonus points”

3:40 Amex Hilton Offers w/o Lifetime Language

  • 75,000 No Annual Fee card link Direct Link source
  • 125,000 Ascend link Direct Link source
  • Great deals if you’ve had these cards before
  • Also probably possible to get the card through referral for 100,000/150,000 and then get it again shortly thereafter through this offer
  • Though it’s possible Amex might claw these back as they’re likely targeted and leaked into the wild
  • Keep in mind that Amex generally limits to 5 active credit cards per person which includes personal and business, but not charge cards and not cards you’re an authorized user on

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