How to Transfer Marriott Bonvoy Points to Another Accountby Jess Farley
During its recent rebranding exercise, Marriott updated its policy for transferring points between Marriott Bonvoy accounts. The previous policy allowed members to transfer up to 50,000 points per year, with an exception for one-time transfers that were to be used…
Marriott Rewards & Starwood – Everything About the Mergerby Jess Farley
Marriott may be a touch confused as to when Marriott Rewards and SPG will be rolled into a single loyalty program, but for all intents and purposes, any day from August 1, 2018, we can expect to see Marriott Rewards, Ritz-Carlton Rewards, and Starwood Preferred Guest combined into a single entity. Here is everything we know/don’t know.
Details of New Combined Marriott and SPG Loyalty Programby Jess Farley
It’s been a long time coming, but Marriott has finally announced the key features of the combined Marriott Rewards, Ritz-Carlton Rewards, and Starwood Preferred Guest loyalty programs that will launch August 1, 2018.
Top 8 Reasons SPG Starpoints Are the Most Valuable Pointsby Jess Farley
Starwood Preferred Guest may have a bullseye on it, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t be actively collecting and redeeming points in our favorite travel rewards program out there.
Hotel Free Night Award Change and Cancellation Policiesby Jess Farley
We’ve rounded up free night award change and cancellation policies for the major hotel programs, and thrown in an example to show when you need to cancel to receive a full refund of your points. Make sure you know the policies of your favorite programs so you don’t get caught at the last minute and lose your points.
Which Hotels Can I Transfer Chase Ultimate Rewards To?by Sam Helmy
Chase Ultimate Rewards can be transferred at a ratio of 1:1 in 1,000 point increments to IHG Rewards Club, Marriott Rewards, Ritz-Carlton Rewards and World of Hyatt.
Free Nights vs Free Points: What is Best?by Jess Farley
Co-branded hotel credit cards offer rewards points or free night certificates, while bank rewards cards offer flexible or transferrable rewards points. The question we aim to answer is, which is better? Targeting free points? Or free night certificates?
Summer 2017 Promotions: Starwood, Marriott & Ritz-Carltonby Sam Helmy
Starwood, Marriott, and Ritz-Carlton have all released their Summer 2017 Promotions. Registration is free. Whether or not you have plans to stay at any of these properties, you should register just in case you have an unexpected stay.
Combine These Bonuses for 132K Miles + 7 Nights Accommodationby Jess Farley
Marriott’s Hotel + Air Travel Packages are one of the cornerstone redemptions of the Marriott Rewards program.
How to Get Hotel Elite Status for Freeby Jess Farley
The traditional route to elite status, earning the base number of points or night credits needed for each elite tier within a hotel chain, requires a substantial investment of time and money. Thankfully, we have a number of options that will allow us to get hotel elite status for free.