I Forgot to Monitor My Kids’ Accounts — Reader Mistake Story

Written by The Points Guy @ The Points Guy

Today, I want to share a story from TPG reader Sarah, who nearly let 80,000 Rapid Rewards points expire: A couple years back, my family earned the Southwest Companion Pass by opening the necessary cards and meeting the spending requirements. Since then, I have been raking in even more points through hotel stays, surveys, rental …

Read More

Escaping Marriott with a Status Match — Reader Success Story

Written by The Points Guy @ The Points Guy

Today I want to share a story from TPG reader Jeff, who took a roundabout path to Hyatt status: I am a Marriott Bonvoy Titanium Elite member with lifetime status, and like other readers, have become increasingly frustrated with the poor customer service, points devaluation and other issues surrounding the Marriott/SPG merger. I wanted to move more …

Read More