The economics behind hotel loyalty programs (with insights from a former Marriott VP)

Written by Andrew Kunesh @ The Points Guy

In the past, I’ve reported on how loyalty programs are becoming even more important to airlines during the coronavirus pandemic. But after a discussion with Jeff Borman — the former VP of Revenue Management at both Marriott and Hilton — I’ve come to realize that it’s even more important to hotel groups. After all, in Borman’s …

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BBVA To Add Postmates & Norton Life Lock Benefit

Written by William Charles @ Doctor Of Credit

BBVA has sent out an e-mail to Visa cardholders stating that in early 2021 the following benefits will be added: Postmates benefit (no information) ID Navigator Powered by NortonLifeLockTM In addition the ARDCW (auto rental damage and collision waiver) and Warranty Manager benefits will be eliminated on January 31, 2021. Fingers crossed the Postmates benefit […]

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SoFi is launching an unlimited 2% cash-back card — here’s what you need to know

Written by Chris Dong @ The Points Guy

In the earlier months of the pandemic, card companies held back on issuing new lines of credit. With a relatively unstable economic environment, issuers had difficulty assessing the creditworthiness of potential cardholders. However, that’s started to change lately. Generous new sign-up offers have emerged and card companies have generally become less restrictive when it comes …

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Chase’s newest cash back option — Chase Freedom Flex card review

Written by Madison Blancaflor @ The Points Guy

Chase Freedom Flex Overview The Chase Freedom Flex is Chase’s newest cash back credit card, taking the old Chase Freedom card and adding new benefits and bonus categories. For a no-annual-fee credit card, it offers an impressive return across a number of spending categories, and the card becomes even more valuable when you pair it …

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