Top Value IHG Rewards Club Redemptions and Sweet Spotsby Jess Farley
IHG Rewards Club is the quiet underdog of hotel rewards programs. With over 5,000 properties spread across the globe covering every taste and budget, free nights start as low as 5,000 IHG Rewards points (at PointBreaks properties), with redemptions topping…
60,000 + 5,000 IHG Rewards Club Credit Card Offerby AwardWallet
The IHG® Rewards Club Select Credit Card earns 60,000 points after spending $1,000 in 3 months. In addition, you’ll earn 5,000 bonus points after you add your first authorized user and make your first purchase within this same 3 month period.
Fast-Track to Hyatt Globalist with Meetings and Eventsby Jess Farley
Hyatt made big changes its loyalty program at the beginning of March, rebranding from Hyatt Gold Passport to World of Hyatt, adding a new elite tier, changing elite status requirements, and adjusting free nights and upgrades for elite members.
Which Rewards Programs Allow You to Combine Points and Miles for Free?by Jess Farley
There is a ton of information covering techniques to earn and burn points and miles. Advice on which credit card to add to your wallet, identifying airlines and hotels that will maximize the value of rewards points, and mapping out redemption options all over the world. One aspect of rewards travels that’s a little harder to unearth reliable information for, is family pooling and transferring of program points or miles. Here, we’ll highlight transfer policies for major programs, and offering simple ‘how-to’ instructions on sharing points and miles with your family and friends — all at no cost.
Buy IHG Points for Less than Half a Cent Eachby Sam Helmy
IHG Points & Cash bookings are one of the easiest ways to pick up IHG points at a great price. Such bookings work in a manner that the cash portion is effectively purchasing the difference in points from an all points booking. If you then cancel your booking you are not refunded the cash, but rather the total points for the stay, effectively allowing you to purchase the points at a discount.
IHG PointBreaks – 5,000 Points Per Night April 24 through July 31, 2017by Sam Helmy
The IHG PointBreaks promotion is a great way to save up to 80% on IHG properties around the world. At just 5,000 points per night, this quarterly promotion represents one of the best deals to cash in your points.
Do IHG® Rewards Club Points Expire?by Sam Helmy
Yes, IHG Points expire if you have no activity on your account for 12 months.You need to either earn or redeem points during a 12-month period to keep your points from expiring. As long as you have some activity on your account, then your points will stay current and will never expire.
How Does the Chase 5/24 Policy Work?by Jess Farley
One rule we’re asked to clarify on a regular basis is the Chase 5/24 policy. Although not an officially published rule, 5/24 is a set of guidelines restricting the approval of new Chase credit card products to applicants with less than 5 new credit card accounts added to a credit report over the past 24 months.
Top Rewards Cards With a Waived ($0) Annual Fee for the First Year by Jess Farley
Rewards credit cards that waive the first year of annual fees offer cardholders an instant head start compared to cards that charge an annual fee right from the get-go. You enjoy premium perks, earn thousands of points, and in some cases generate a substantial balance of points from a new cardmember bonus without any out of pocket expense on annual fees.