Hilton Adds Ways to Digitally Share Your Key, Introduces Advanced Room Upgrades
Hilton recently announced that it would be introducing a series of system updates in an effort to enhance the overall experience for its guests. The first of these new features lets guests share a digital key to their room through Digital Key Share. Hilton is also rolling out advanced upgrades for elite members. Here’s what we know so far about how these perks will work.
Last Chance: Transfer Citi ThankYou Points to American Airlines AAdvantage
Saturday is your last chance to transfer Citi ThankYou Points to American Airlines before this temporary partnership ends. This is an amazing opportunity to load up on AAdvantage miles, which are typically quite hard to come by. Make sure to take AAdvantage of this offer, which runs through November 13, 2021.
Hyatt Offers Globalists a Shortcut to Requalifying
World of Hyatt is offering a shortcut to requalification to select Globalists who are short on nights for the year. The offer is not available publicly, so members will need to contact their concierge representatives. Once enrolled, members will need to earn 20 nights before February 28, 2022. Then you’ll maintain elite status through early 2023.
8 Haunted Hotels You Can Book with Points
Halloween is upon us and all the spooky feels are in the air. For those of you who want to embrace the season of the supernatural, what’s better than planning a stay at a haunted hotel? Doing it with points, of course! Here’s a list of 8 fantastically freaky hotels you can book with points.
Hyatt Adds New Award Calendar to Make It Easy to Search for the Cheapest Award Nights
Hyatt has officially implemented a new peak/off-peak pricing model for award nights. This means that awards will be determined by seasonal demand. Thankfully Hyatt is making it easy to find peak vs. off-peak nights with a new calendar award search option. Here’s how to access the award calendar for individual Hyatt properties.
American Airlines Simplifies Elite Status Requirements and Makes Changes to AAdvantage Program
American Airlines just announced that it is revamping its loyalty program and simplifying the way AAdvantage members can achieve elite status. Beginning in 2022, AA will replace its current elite status requirements and use the all-new AAdvantage Loyalty Points system.
Hyatt Introduces Peak and Off-Peak Pricing Model
Back in December 2019, Hyatt announced it would be changing the way award nights are priced. Those plans were temporarily put on hold due to the Covid-19 pandemic. But as of October 26, 2021, Hyatt implemented these changes for all nights stayed on March 1, 2022 or after. Here’s what you need to know about the new pricing.
Citi Adds Choice Hotels As Its Newest Transfer Partner
Citi ThankYou Points just got a bit more flexible to use. As of Monday, Citi ThankYou Points are now transferable to Choice Privilege points. That makes Choice the only hotel transfer partner for Citi. You’ll get 2 Choice points for every 1 ThankYou Points you convert.
Amex Business Platinum Card Adds Benefits, Hikes Annual Fee
The Business Platinum Card from American Express is undergoing some changes. First, the annual fee has increased. Second, several additional perks and benefits have been added, including a wireless credit, Adobe credit, Indeed credit, and more.