Toni Perkins-Southam

Community Organizer

Toni joined the AwardWallet team in 2017 as a moderator for AwardTravel 101, the original Facebook points and miles community. Now she helps run the group in addition to writing for AwardWallet.

 

She is an award travel enthusiast who has been leveraging credit card rewards to travel around the world, for nearly free, with her husband and their four young children. Toni and her kids have spent the last several summers living in Europe, Central and South America and have encountered countless adventures throughout their travels.

 

Her passion is to inspire other big families by showing and teaching them that traveling with kids is not only logistically possible, but financially feasible for even the smallest of budgets.

You Can Now Redeem World of Hyatt Points at 32 More Small Luxury Hotels (SLH) Properties

Hyatt’s partnership with Small Luxury Hotels (SLH) has given World of Hyatt members hundreds more options to use their points. World of Hyatt members can also earn points at participating SLH properties. Now, through the latest Bonus Journeys promo, members can earn triple points when staying at participating SLH properties. Here’s what you need to know about this partnership.

How Does The Hilton Weekend Night Reward Work?

Hilton has several co-branded credit cards that award a free weekend-night certificate to cardholders. These certificates can offer incredible value with a little bit of planning and research. Certificates are not capped by a point amount or category (like many other free nights), and they can be used at all but a short list of excluded properties.

The Best IHG Redemptions for Luxury Stays

When thinking of luxurious hotels, IHG probably isn’t the first brand to come to mind. But IHG shouldn’t be ignored when planning your dream trip as it has its share of amazing properties around the world. Here are some of the best redemptions we found by looking at AwardWallet members’ recent redemptions.