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My InterContinental Ambassador experience in Austin

Earlier this week I published a guide to the InterContinental Ambassador program.  Unlike elite status at most other hotels where status is earned, Ambassador status is bought.  Pay either $200 or 40K IHG points for 12 months of status.  A couple of months ago, IHG changed the Ambassador program in various ways, some good and some bad.  I had an opportunity last week to try out the new program at the InterContinental Stephen F. Austin.  My…

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New InterContinental Ambassador: status you can buy

InterContinental Hotels & Resorts is a single brand within the much larger International Hotel Group (IHG), the latter of which also includes brands such as Holiday Inn, Crowne Plaza, and Kimpton Hotels.  IHG has a rewards and recognition program that spans all of these brands: IHG Rewards Club.  Confusingly, while InterContinental hotels are part of the IHG Rewards Club program, they are also part of their own program: InterContinental Ambassador.  In this post you’ll learn…

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(EXPIRED) Ibotta: Increased Cashback Rates With Some Travel Sites (IHG 8%, Choice 9% & More)

Ibotta Increased Travel Cashback Rates

Ibotta is offering increased cashback rates for several travel sites this week. While not all of them are the highest portal rates available, a few, including Choice Hotels and Hertz, are, making this worth a closer look. The Deal Earn increased cashback rates at the following retailers when clicking through from the Ibotta app: Booking.com – 7% Choice Hotels – 9% Travelocity – 7% (hotels only) Orbitz – up to 9% eBags – 13% IHG…

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(EXPIRED) 15x on IHG stays or Ebates Hotels today (5/9/19)

Ebates is currently offering 15%/15x back on IHG stays booked today. They are also offering the same return on Ebates Hotels (their own booking engine), so you could get that same return on just about any brand — though note that you will not receive hotel points or qualify for elite credit or benefits for bookings made through the Ebates Hotels booking engine (conversely, you will get those things for bookings made directly with IHG brands after…

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[Expired] 10% or 10x back on IHG and Choice with Ebates

Ebates is oncer again offering 10% cash back on hotel stays (which could alternatively be 10x Membership Rewards points) — this time on IHG or Choice Privileges bookings. The Deal Earn 10% cashback / 10x Membership Rewards points through Ebates on reservations for: IHG Hotels: Holiday Inn Holiday Inn Express Crowne Plaza Candlewood Suites Staybridge Suites InterContinental Even Hotels Holiday Inn Club Vacations Hotel Indigo Choice Hotels: Ascend Collection Clarion Comfort Inn Comfort Suites Quality Inn Cambria Suites Sleep Inn…

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[Expired] Earn 9%-11% Cashback With IHG, Marriott, Choice & More Via Ebates Or Ibotta

Ibotta Accommodation Cashback

If you’re needing to book paid accommodation, Ebates/Rakuten and Ibotta are offering increased cashback rates at a range of hotel chains today that could save you up to 11%. The Deals Ebates/Rakuten Earn 10% cashback for Marriott reservations Direct link to offer. Ibotta Earn increased cashback for the following: Choice Hotels – 10% IHG – 9% (possibly targeted) Extended Stay America – 11% VRBO – $22 Direct link to offer. Key Terms Ibotta deals expire…

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(EXPIRED) 10% / 10x back on IHG stays via Ebates

This morning, we reported that Ebates is offering 10%/10x back at Marriott properties (see that post here). Ebates is also offering 10% / 10x back on IHG stays booked today. The Deal Earn 10% cashback / 10x Membership Rewards points through Ebates on reservations for: Holiday Inn Holiday Inn Express Crowne Plaza Candlewood Suites Staybridge Suites InterContinental Even Hotels Holiday Inn Club Vacations Hotel Indigo If you are new to Ebates and want to earn Membership Rewards, you’ll…

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(EXPIRED) Buy IHG points for half a cent each

IHG is offering a 100% bonus on purchased points. That drops the cost down to half a cent per point when you buy 7,000 points or more. That’s a good enough price to consider buying if you’ve got a good use in mind. The Deal IHG is offering a 100% bonus on purchased points when you purchase 7,000 points or more, bringing the effective cost per point down to half a cent per point Direct link to log in…

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(EXPIRED) 10% back + $10 bonus on IHG stays via Ibotta

The Ibotta app is offering 10% back today on IHG bookings. There also may be a $10 bonus on bookings of $125 or more (it’s possible this is targeted — Stephen received an email noting the $10 bonus, but I have not). Since Ibotta is just like a shopping portal, you’ll still be booking directly with IHG and as such would qualify for all of your normal IHG benefits. The Deal The Ibotta app is…

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