Tag: Marriott

Buy points for less: When does it make sense to jump on a deal?

There are times when buying points or miles can make a lot of sense.  If you know what you're doing, it's often possible to save a lot of money or get a much better...

COVID Credit Card Enhancements Ultimate Guide [Updated w/ Marriott 10X bonuses]

Many travel rewards cards offer perks that only make sense when traveling.  And, of course, thanks to COVID-19, most of us aren't traveling.  Major credit card issuers have started to adjust by offering temporary...

[Extended To July 15] – 60% bonus on Marriott points 5/18 to 6/30 (buy...

Update 7/1/20: Marriott sent out an email yesterday advising that this sale has been extended to July 15, 2020. ~ Marriott today announced that they will be selling Marriott Bonvoy points (available to gift or purchase) with...
The Westin Resort & Spa, Whistler, British Columbia, Canada

Manufacturing free nights (Hyatt, Hilton, Marriott)

Many of us aren't currently doing much traveling, but we are still earning points through credit card spend. This brings up the question of which cards to use and which types of rewards to...
Citi Premier International Grocery Stores

12x Hilton vs 6x Marriott for non-manufactured spenders

A question that we have seen repeated in our Frequent Miler Insiders Facebook group, on our Frequent Miler Ask Us Anything live Youtube broadcast, and in blog comments has been which temporary grocery bonus...

Marriott gifting elite night credit & dropping many redemption rates

Today Marriott has announced a huge boost for members interested in qualifying/re-qualifying for elite status this year. They have also reduced redemption rates at many properties for those who travel by July 31st by...

How to get all 5 Marriott Bonvoy cards

A while ago, a reader asked me how it's possible to have multiple Marriott cards.  There are quite a few cards issued by both Amex and Chase, but each has strict offer terms that...

Which Marriott Bonvoy card is best?

Given that both Amex and Chase issue Marriott Bonvoy credit cards, there are a boatload of cards that earn the same type of rewards. Whether you already have some of these cards or are...

Best Marriott Resorts in Florida

Following my post "Best Hyatt resorts for winter and spring break in the continental United States" I intended to do the same for Marriott.  But then I started looking through their resort list and...

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