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Everything You Need to Know About Your Current Marriott and Starwood Status, And Earning Status in the Future

Last week was the big announcement regarding the future of Marriott and Starwood. One of the questions many folks had going into this announcement was how elite status was going to be affected – both for those who have already earned it as well as how to earn it going forward. So here is everything…

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Status of Existing Marriott and Starwood Credit Cards + New Credit Cards Coming this Year!

With the future of the Marriott and Starwood program announcement, there are many questions in regards to their co-branded credit cards. What is happening to those that currently have the Marriott and/or Starwood credit card? Are you still able to apply for these credit cards? Are there any new credit cards available? Below is all the…

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New JW Marriott Amex Offer… Spend $200, Get a $40 Statement Credit

A new Amex Offer just appeared this morning where if you spend $200 at a JW Marriott hotel, you’ll receive a $40 statement credit. Or, if you have an American Express Membership Rewards earning card, you might see an offer for 4,000 points instead. While this is a targeted offer, I can see it on…

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Details on Marriott and Starwood’s New Promotion

Marriott and Starwood just announced their next promotion, but unfortunately it is nothing to write home about. And actually, it might be one of their worst promotions. Staring on your third night, you’ll earn: Starwood: Earn 250 bonus points per night, up to 12,000 bonus points Marriott: Earn 750 bonus points per night, up to 36,000 bonus points…

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35% Bonus for Transferring Hotel Points to British Airways Avios Points

If you are looking to earn some British Airways Avios points, you can currently transfer points from many hotel programs to Avios and receive a 35% bonus. This promotion is valid for transfers through March 31, 2018. Partner hotels include: Club Carlson, Hilton Honors, Hyatt, IHG Rewards Club, Marriott Rewards and Shangri-La Golden Circle. Typically, transferring hotel points…

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Make Your Starwood and Marriott Reservations Now! Many Hotels Moving UP a Category Tomorrow

About a month ago, both Marriott and Starwood announced that their annual category changes would be taking place on March 6. While this is a common practice with hotel chains year after year, this year seems to be very unfavorable on the travelers side. Unfortunately many more hotels are moving up a category then down.…

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