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Earn 6x AA Miles For IHG Stays Through AAdvantage Shopping Portal, Stack With Portal Bonus

AA portal IHG 6x

The American Airlines AAdvantage eShopping portal is currently offering 6x bonus miles when making hotel reservations with IHG – double the usual rate. This can be stacked with the current portal bonus that’s offering 500 bonus miles when spending $75 or more and could potentially be taken advantage of four times. The Deal Earn 6x American Airlines miles per dollar when booking IHG stays after clicking through from the AAdvantage eShopping portal. Direct link to…

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IHG: Earn 10k Points With Ambassador Status + 3k-6k Bonus Points When Staying At InterContinental Properties

InterContinental Ambassador Promotions

IHG Rewards Club has launched a couple of new promotions aimed at people staying at InterContinental properties. The first might tilt the math in favor of paying for Ambassador status, while the second will reward you with 3,000 or 6,000 bonus points for each InterContinental stay before the end of November. The Deals & Key Terms Enroll in IHG Rewards Club’s Ambassador status and earn 10,000 bonus points. Ambassador Enrollment and stay bonus points may…

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(EXPIRED) Buy LifeMiles under 1c each & get a hotel stay, too (9/11 only)

Avianca LifeMiles is offering 4x miles for hotel bookings. That’s not quite as good as the time they offered 5x miles (See: [Dead] HOT deal: 5x LifeMiles with hotel bookings (30K on $390 booking), but that offer sold out in just a few hours. Today’s promotion (valid 9/11/19 only) started at 1pm and ends at 9pm CST (that’s central time) — though I doubt it will last that long. Timing on this is great as you should…

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IHG Chase Offer: Save 10% At Select Brands (Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express, Staybridge Suites & Candlewood Suites)

IHG Chase Offer

There’s a new and targeted Chase Offer that’s offering a 10% statement credit at four IHG brands – Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express, Candlewood Suites and Staybridge Suites. The Deal Earn 10% back on your IHG stay when you spend $100 or more at the following brands: Holiday Inn Holiday Inn Express Staybridge Suites Candlewood Suites Key Terms Expires September 27, 2019. Maximum cashback of $38. Offer valid one time only. Complete payment for your…

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Why I like Marriott resort fees as a percent of room rate

I really like the Inn at Bay Harbor, in northern Michigan.  The standard award price for this hotel is 35K points, which makes it a perfect place to spend those 35K free night certificates that come annually with a number of Marriott credit cards (at least until Peak pricing ruins everything). In general, I hate resort fees.  With all else equal, I’d prefer to book awards with Hyatt or Hilton, neither of which charges resort…

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New Hyatt promo: double or triple points

Hyatt has announced its newest promotion: get either double points at most Hyatt brands and triple points at Hyatt Place properties beginning with your second qualifying stay during the promotional period. The Deal Get double World of Hyatt points on eligible spend at “over 500 Hyatt hotels and resorts, 10 plus participating M life Rewards destinations, and more than 200 participating Small Luxury Hotels of the World hotels” for stays between September 15, 2019 and December 15, 2019. Get triple…

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$100 back on $500 at select Marriott brands

There is a new (targeted, but widely available) Amex Offer out today good for $100 back via statement credit when you spend $500 or more at select Marriott Bonvoy luxury brands. This one is good at the higher-end brands, though you may be able to lock in the savings to use at other brands by buying a gift card at one of the included brands if you’re able to find one that sells gift cards at the…

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Hyatt Cardholders: Spend $500+ At Hyatt Ziva & Hyatt Zilara & Get $250 Statement Credit

Hyatt Ziva Hyatt Zilara $250 Credit Offer

Hyatt is offering cardholders a potentially great deal – a $250 statement credit when spending $500 or more at their all-inclusive Hyatt Ziva and Hyatt Zilara brands. Even better, this should stack with several other Hyatt promos to make this even more rewarding. The Deal Spend $500 or more directly with Hyatt Ziva or Hyatt Zilara resorts on your World of Hyatt or Hyatt Credit Card and get a $250 statement credit. Direct link to…

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Amex to Marriott 30% transfer bonus through 10/31/19

American Express is offering card members a 30% bonus when transferring from Membership Rewards to Marriott Bonvoy. With the 30% bonus, 1,000 Membership Rewards points will result in 1,300 Marriott Bonvoy points. The Deal 30% transfer bonus when transferring Amex Membership Rewards points to Marriott Bonvoy. I believe this offer is open to everyone with Membership Rewards points, but please let us know if the offer doesn’t appear on your account. Key Terms Expires 10/31/2019.…

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