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Marriott’s Sleight Of Hand: Category Changes Worse Than Advertised

Marriott SPG Merger Sleight Of Hand

When is a decrease not a decrease? When it’s an increase. Being British has endowed me with a decent (some would say indecent) amount of cynicism. So when Marriott announced a huge devaluation in February 2018 that would take effect the following month, it made me wonder if they’d artificially inflated prices temporarily so they could lower them in August 2018 once the Marriott Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest schemes had been combined. As it…

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The Marriott / SPG rumor mill. What’s real?

I wasn’t planning to post about all the Marriott rumors circulating around, but readers keep asking me if they need to do something immediately to protect their points.  So, I figured that it would be helpful to summarize what we think we know.  I’ve listed below each of the rumors I’m aware of in order from most certain to least… #1 April 16 Announcement (fact, not rumor) On Monday afternoon, Marriott is going to make…

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