AMEX Marriott Credit Card Changes The Amex Marriott Credit Card changes went into effect this morning and the loyalty benefits are already showing up in our Marriott Bonvoy accounts. I was Gold yesterday and I'm Platinum this morning. I'm also 10 elite night credits richer than I was yesterday since the Bonvoy Brilliant increased the number of nights you get each year from … [Read more...] about Positive AMEX Marriott Changes Already Showing Up
MGM Rewards Room Charges at CosmoAs we all know The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas has become an MGM Resort Property but has remained a Marriott Autograph Collection Hotel. This is unique in that most MGM properties are partnered up with World of Hyatt. Read my "Las Vegas Loyalty Guide: Marriott Bonvoy and Cosmopolitan’s Identity Rewards" where I cover everything you need to know … [Read more...] about MGM Rewards: Should I Charge to MGM, Cosmo or Transfer Points to Marriott
IHG Free Night Disaster We all know that IHG has devalued their loyalty program a lot over the last few years, combine that with my recent IHG Free Night certificate disaster (s) and I'm done with them. When the devaluation of their co-branded Chase credit card free night benefit happened I got lucky that I got one more unlimited night. If you don't know, the free night went … [Read more...] about If You Think Marriott is Bad- Read This.
Easy Ways to Get Hotel Status Elite status with a hotel brand can come with some pretty nice perks including discounts, extra reward points, room upgrades and the list goes on. Unfortunately, the more valuable benefits that come with higher status usually require lots of stays and/or spend but there are some shortcuts and I think these are 7 easy ways to get hotel status … [Read more...] about 7 Easy Ways to Get Hotel Elite Status
GUIDE: Hotels.Com Rewards Hotels.com Rewards is the customer loyalty program of Hotels.com, an online travel agency owned by Expedia Group. The rewards program is pretty awesome and they even have their own easily attainable status levels that will help travelers get the extra perks their accustomed to with traditional loyalty programs. Basically with Hotels.com Rewards, when … [Read more...] about Hotels.Com Rewards & Status GUIDE (Earn, Redeem, FAQs)