Lufthansa Miles & More 50k Mile Offer to End June 30, 2014

The 50k mile bonus offer is back on the Lufthansa card mentioned in this post until 6/30/14.

The Two Best Ways to Use the Lufthansa Miles & More Card’s 50k Mile Bonus

The cards mentioned in this post have had their links removed because the offers listed have expired. Click here for the top current credit card sign up bonuses.

The 50k mile bonus offer is back on the Lufthansa card mentioned in this post until 6/30/14.

Charlie’s First Cards: Getting the Cards

Charlie contacted me wanting to share his experiences with applying for his first rewards cards, hoping it would be useful for other newbies. Each person’s ideal cards are different. Charlie had to convince a skeptical spouse and had unique goals for his upcoming travel. For comparison, see how this shaped his card choices differently than Rookie Alli’s.

Charlie is a software developer and consultant, now mostly retired, in Poulsbo, Washington.

How to Get the 35,000 Mile US Airways MasterCard

Update 1/17/14: 35k offer is dead, but the 40k offer is alive!

FlyerTalkers are reporting success getting a 35,000 mile bonus and no annual fee for the first year on the Barclay's US Airways MasterCard.

Rookie Alli’s First Cards: Execution

The offers for the cards listed in this post have expired, so the links have been removed. Click here for the top current credit card sign up bonuses.

Previously: Rookie Alli's First Cards: Picking the Cards

Execution

My first cards couldn't have been easier! While I did hit a couple of snags, none were very serious, and I am treating them as learning experiences.

Free First Class Next Month: Exploiting Other Credit Card Benefits

Hey there, you're reading an outdated post! The updated series from April 2015 can be found here.

This is the eleventh post in a monthlong series. Each post will take about two minutes to read and may include an action item that takes the reader another two minutes to complete.

Easily Earn 110k US Airways Miles per Year

US Airways and American Airlines have merged since the publication of this post so it is no longer valid.

This card offer has expired.