Skye Class

Staff Writer

Skye joined the AwardWallet team in 2019. After leaving his full-time job in 2014 to travel the world, he created his own website SkyeTravels.com to make traveling a reality for everyone, no matter their financial means. He’s a big fan of reward programs for maximizing points and traveling for less. He can most often be found working diligently in a cafe somewhere in the world. So far he’s been to over 60 countries and counting.

United Offers (Outrageous) Premier Elite Status Buy-Up Offers

Some United MileagePlus members didn’t reach the elite status tier they aimed for in 2022. To help them, United has been sending out its annual emails offering a buy-up to the next status. However, you’ll need to act quickly if you want to take advantage of your personalized offer. The price increases on February 5, 2023.

Earn 2,000 Radisson Rewards Bonus Points at New Hotels

Similar to Hyatt’s new hotel bonus, Radisson Rewards is offering members 2,000 bonus points when staying at new hotels six months after their openings. But, you must register to earn these bonus points. Once you do, earnings will be automatic – even if you don’t seek out a new hotel. Here’s the list of qualifying hotels and how to register.

Bilt Rent Day: 100% Transfer Bonus, Double Bilt Earnings, Win a Trip to Hawaii or Free Rent

Bilt just announced new promotions for the February 2023 Bilt Rent Day. For February, Bilt cardholders can get a 100% transfer bonus to HawaiianMiles, a chance at a free trip to Hawaii, and free rent for one lucky SoulCycle class cyclist (and their friend). Returning promotions include double Bilt earnings promotion, the monthly rent giveaway, a Point Quest trivia to earn 350 bonus points, and a free SoulCycle class for a friend. 

Now Live: Capital One Launches Premier Collection with Big Benefits

Today, Capital One is adding to the Venture X Card’s already great perks with a new luxury accommodations collection called the Premier Collection. Cardholders will earn 10x miles and get a $100 property credit, free breakfast, room upgrades, and late checkout. Plus, cardholders can use the Venture X’s annual travel credit to book these stays. Here are details of the hotels and benefits included.

Get Up to 10% Cash Back on Flights, Hotels, Gas With Chase Offers

Chase is currently offering several travel-related Chase Offers — offering potentially hundreds of dollars back on flights, lodging, and gas purchases. Chase just launched new offers for Marriott, Southwest, and Gaylord Palms. Plus, Chase extended offers from United. Here’s a roundup of the best Chase Offers we are currently seeing.

Marriott Promotions: 1,000 Bonus Points Plus Double Elite Night Credits

Marriott just announced a new global promotion. This one is called Earn Twice Each Night and allows members to earn 1,000 bonus points and double elite night credits for stays completed during the promotion period. There’s also a round of targeted promotions offering double bonus points on different types of stays, and Marriott still has a few promotions offering bonus points or discounts in select locations.

IHG Promotions: 2-3k Points Every 2 Nights, 4X Points at EVEN Hotels, and More

IHG One Rewards is offering a slew of promotions right now. The newest promotion allows members to earn 2,000 bonus points every two nights between February 9 and April 14, 2023. In the meantime, targeted members can earn 3,000 bonus points after every two nights completed before February 8, 2023. Plus earn quadruple points at EVEN Hotels, take advantage of regional offers in Europe and Asia, and see if you’re targeted for other bonus point promotions.