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Waiting For Choice Points From Daily Getaways? They’re Probably There (But Hidden)

File this under strange-but-useful-to-know if you're waiting on Choice Privileges points. If you bought points during the recent Daily Getaways sale, it might seem like you haven't received them yet. However, they might actually...
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Hyatt Peak/Off-Peak Pricing Coming On Oct 26 – Here’s More About How It’ll Work

We've received more information from Hyatt about peak/off-peak pricing and there's some good news here. Off-Peak/Peak Award Pricing Just as a reminder, here are the off-peak, standard and peak pricing levels that Hyatt will be introducing: We...
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(Targeted) 20% transfer bonus from American Express to Cathay Pacific Asia Miles

American Express normally launches new transfer bonus at the beginning of the month, but they've set up a new targeted offer for Cathay Pacific Asia Miles mid-month. The Deal Get a 20% bonus when transferring...
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[Many Points Deals Still Available] Daily Getaways: Full Week 1 & 2 Deals Announced...

Update 10/20/21: New Daily Getaways deals have now ended, but there are still several points deals available to purchase if you're interested. Discounted IHG, Hilton, Choice, Wyndham and Best Western points are all available,...
Wyndham Rewards promotion stay 4 nights earn 7,500 points

Wyndham Rewards: Stay 4 Nights & Get 7,500 Bonus Points (Limit 2 Bonuses)

Wyndham Rewards has launched a new promotion that's offering 7,500 bonus points when staying with them for four nights. The Deal Stay four nights at Wyndham Rewards properties and earn 7,500 bonus points. Direct link...

Preferred Hotels & Resorts via Choice: Value unlocked. Frustration assured.

Citibank recently added the ability to transfer ThankYou Rewards points to Choice Privileges at an excellent 1 to 2 rate.  1,000 Citi points becomes 2,000 Choice points.  This is great for Choice Hotels stays. ...

Southwest 100K offers! [Wait until closer to 12/7 to apply]

Southwest is now offering welcome bonuses of up to 100,000 points for each of their three personal credit cards.  If you're interested, I recommend waiting until closer to the end date of this promotion...

Bilt Rewards sweet spots

This past weekend, Greg and I (along with a handful of leading content creators in points and miles) were invited to Richard Branson's Moskito Island to learn more about Bilt Rewards, the new credit...

$50 back on $200 with new Marriott Amex Offer [targeted; enrollment required]

There is a new Amex Offer out today that we have seen available on some Marriott Amex cards that is good for $50 back when you spend $200 or more at a Marriott property in the...

Citi adds Choice Privileges to Thank You transfer partners, better than 1:1

Today Citi Thank You Points has added a new transfer partner: Choice Privileges. What's more, they have added Choice at a ratio better than 1:1. Those with Premier and Prestige card will transfer 1,000 Citi ThankYou...
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ITA Airways Offering Status Match From Most Airline Programs

ITA Airways - the airline that's replaced Alitalia as Italy's national airline - is offering to status match customers from many other airline loyalty programs to their new Volare program. The Deal Status match from...

Spending 580,000 AA miles, just in case of devaluation

People have been speculating for a while now that American Airlines is on the cusp of a major award devaluation.  The fear is that they'll drop their award charts in favor of dynamically priced...
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(Update: Full Property List) Earn 1,000 AAdvantage Bonus Miles Per Stay At Select Hyatt...

Update 10/15/21: We've been provided with a full list of participating properties for this promotion - a link to a spreadsheet containing the list is below. ~ World of Hyatt has launched a new promotion that's...

Accounting for costs: How much did the GUC trip cost us in total?

Our recent "Passing the GUC" adventure to Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and the Maldives was an incredible trip that was a lot of fun -- both for us and for many readers who followed along...

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