The Best Hotel Credit Cards for On-Property Credits

Written by Eric Rosen @ The Points Guy

It’s been an exciting year for hotel credit cards. With the launch of Marriott Bonvoy in February, we saw the debut of several new and rebranded cards, and Hilton took the opportunity to overhaul its card slate last year. Among the most appealing developments was the creation of new premium credit cards from two loyalty …

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Save 20% To 25% On Award Stays Using This Method

Written by joeheg @ Your Mileage May Vary

You spend a bunch of time and effort earning points in hotel loyalty programs, whether it’s by actually staying at hotels or by signing up for credit cards with high sign-up bonuses. It makes sense that you’ll want to get your money’s…

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New Problems With Hyatt & Their Reps, Making An Impossible Reward Trip Work, Travel Identity Theft & More!

Written by joeheg @ Your Mileage May Vary

Happy Wednesday to all of our travel friends, both near and far! Here are some articles we’ve read from other bloggers (and other sources) that we think you may like, as well, so we’re passing them along. Hyatt has been expanding and the number of hote…

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Booking.com Makes a Big Move Against Resort Fees

Written by Summer Hull @ The Points Guy

Travelers have a range of tastes and opinions wider than the Grand Canyon, but there’s one topic where they agree almost universally: resort fees stink. In recent years, resort fees have only become worse. They have increased in amount, spread to properties that are decidedly not resorts, been renamed (“destination fees”), and are sometimes even …

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Hilton Honors Offering Diamond Status Match Through March 2021

Written by Katie Genter @ The Points Guy

Hilton, like many hotel brands, offers the opportunity for elites in other hotel loyalty programs to status match to earn elite status in its loyalty program. Until recently, you could get Hilton Honors elite status through March 2020 if you successfully completed a status match and challenge. But, now Hilton Honors has extended its status …

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Good/Bad of TWA Opening, WDW Safety Concerns, Dog + Baby In Lounge = Injury, New Way To Get Help Overseas & More!

Written by SharonKurheg @ Your Mileage May Vary

Happy Sunday to all of our travel friends, both near and far! Here are some articles we’ve read from other bloggers (and other sources) that we think you may like, as well, so we’re passing them along. Ben (Lucky) at One Mile At A Time reports that Jet…

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I Got $160 of Food and Drink Included on a $153 Stay in Chicago, and You Can Too

Written by Katie Genter @ The Points Guy

I recently booked a $153 one-night stay at the Loews Chicago Hotel through the American Express Fine Hotels & Resorts (FHR) program. The FHR program provides elite-like benefits at more than 1,000 luxury properties worldwide to American Express card members with a Platinum or Centurion-branded charge card like The Platinum Card® from American Express or …

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The Best Cards to Earn IHG Points in 2019 (Plus a Couple Bonus Strategies)

Written by Devon O’Rourke @ Million Mile Secrets

IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) hotels are everywhere. They have more than 5,000 locations spanning 100 countries worldwide. Award nights at IHG hotels start at 10,000 points, so with the Chase IHG Rewards Club Premier Credit Card 80,000 IHG point welcome bonus you’ll earn after meeting minimum spending requirements, you could easily book a week of hotels. That’s …

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