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(EXPIRED) Update: Hyatt Globalist fast track challenge now with landing page

Update: There is now a public landing page. See link under “The Deal” below. YMMV — you still need to work for a “qualifying company”, but there isn’t a list. It’s probably worth trying if you have a corporate email address. Apparently, Frequent Miler doesn’t count. H/T: Deals We Like Hyatt is offering some members a targeted fast-track offer to get temporary Explorist status for 90 days with paths for status through February 2021: complete 10…

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World of Hyatt introducing positive & negative changes in 2019 with Milestone Rewards

Executive Suite at Grand Hyatt San Antonio

World of Hyatt has announced some changes to the program that’ll be coming on March 1, 2019. Most of these changes are positive improvements as you’ll earn awards sooner than you do at present, although requalifying for Globalist status will have a more stringent requirement starting in 2020. Here’s a link to the official announcement. The main change is called Milestone Rewards which has been named that way as awards will be earned at the…

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Positive Changes To World Of Hyatt Suite Upgrade & Club Lounge Access Policies

Park Hyatt Melbourne

When Hyatt Gold Passport changed to World of Hyatt last year, one of the disappointing elements related to the expiry dates of suite upgrades earned with Globalist status and club lounge access earned with Explorist status. Both of these benefits expired 365 days after earning them, rather than in line with the expiry of your status. World of Hyatt no doubt received much feedback about this and have made positive changes to the policies. As…

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Awesome: Hyatt to count award stays for status

World of Hyatt made a huge announcement today: Beginning in 2018, award stays will count towards elite status. This is a big improvement in the program that will surely sit well with many miles and points aficionados. When the new World of Hyatt program was announced last fall, Greg summed up his feelings about the program in two posts that covered all of key facets of the new program: 5 Things I love about  World of Hyatt 5…

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