35% Bonus for Buying Southwest Points, Marriott isn't Buying Starwood

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Here are a couple links to some of the latest rewards travel news.

35% Bonus for Buying Southwest Rapid Rewards

Southwest is running a 35% bonus promotion on buying, gifting, and sharing Rapid Reward points until April 24, 2016. Purchased points don't count towards the Companion Pass. In general, it's best to only buy miles/points for an upcoming award. I wouldn't take advantage of this offer for speculative travel.

Southwest Rapid Reward Points 35 Bonous

Starwood isn't Selling to Marriott?

Starwood has accepted a higher offer from the Chinese Anbang. Marriott now has 5 days to match, and they have said that they will. Time will only tell who will actually buy Starwood, and what the future holds for the SPG loyalty program.

SPG Westin Phuket Link: Starwood inks deal with Chinese group

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35% Bonus for Buying Southwest Points, Marriott isn’t Buying Starwood
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