$5 Uber Rides from Manhattan to Brooklyn!

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Uber is running an awesome promotion over the next 5 weeks where you can pay only $5 to get between certain locations in Manhattan and Williamsburg (Brooklyn).  The locations include anywhere along the L subway line (Manhattan locations: 10th street to 18th street; Brooklyn locations: zip codes 11211 and 11249) The $5 rides is for…

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A Few New Amex Offers

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Over the past weeks, a few new American Express offers appeared where you can receive a statement credit by using your registered credit card at participating merchants. Unfortunately though, most of these offers are only available via your AmericanExpress.com account. You will need to use the double browser trick to register for the same offer on multiple cards. Offers available…

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Daily Getaways: 20% off Marriott Gift Cards!

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Today’s Daily Getaway promotion (Week 4, Day 5) is offering the opportunity to get 20% off the purchase of Marriott eGift cards. In my opinion, this is one of the best offers yet during the 5 week promotion. With this offer, you can purchase gift cards in the following increments: $1,000 eGiftCard for $800 (75 available) $500 eGiftCard for…

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Top 10 Benefits of the Starwood Credit Card

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One of my go-to credit cards is the Starwood co-branded American Express card. There are two reasons for this: 1) I love many of the benefits that come with Amex cards, and 2) Starwood hotels are pretty sweet! I personally have the Starwood Preferred Guest® Credit Card from American Express (personal version), but the Starwood Preferred Guest® Business…

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Daily Getaways: Discounted Tickets to SeaWorld and Busch Gardens

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Today’s Daily Getaway promotion (Week 4, Day 4) is offering discounted tickets to both SeaWorld and Busch Gardens. With this offer you can get: 1 single-day admission at Busch Gardens for $45 (600 available) 1 single-day admission at Sea World for $49 (1,540 available) This is valid for Busch Gardens Florida, Busch Gardens Virginia, SeaWorld Orlando, SeaWorld San…

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Saving Money with American Express OPEN

One of the great perks of the Amex Business cards is that you have access to the OPEN Savings Benefits. This allows you to get discounts at certain merchants just by paying with certain credit card (i.e., The Enhanced Business Gold Rewards Card® from American Express OPEN, The Business Platinum Card® from American Express OPEN, Starwood Preferred Guest®…

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Amtrak Sale to/from NYC!

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Amtrak is offering a three day sale with fares as low as $20 one way to/from New York City. NYC to/from New Haven… $20 one-way NYC to/from Providence… $31 one-way NYC to/from Boston… $37 one-way NYC to/from Baltimore… $39 one-way NYC to/from Washington, DC… $43 one-way These are some great fares. For example, typically the…

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