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Mr. and Mrs. Smith Now Earns 4X on World of Hyatt Credit Cards

This is a very short blog post. When Mr. and Mrs. Smith was folded into Hyatt, Hyatt's credit cards were not setup to recognize the hotels as Mr. and Mrs. Smith, so they only awarded...
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Hilton Brings 1st SLH Properties Online

Hilton Honors / SLH Partnership In February, Hilton announced that the partnership with SLH, formerly with Hyatt, would now be a partnership with Hilton - and more tightly integrated than SLH ever was with Hyatt....

Is the Best NYC Area Pizza in…. Connecticut?

Before I get to the best pizza... which you'll find out is Grigg Street Pizza... a bit of background. NYC Pizza And yes, I know - what a controversial headline! Fair enough because New York City...
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Round Up: Amex Debit Card Offer, Marriott Offers, Book AA on Cathay Online, eBay...

So much the last few days, mostly odds and ends. First, two quick Marriott Offers: Marriott Homes and Villas - Earn 25X on Base Spend (5X Normal) Marriott Bonvoy members who book a 5+ night stay...
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New 85,000 Point Offer on Southwest Personal Credit Cards

For just 3 weeks, it's going to be a whole lot easier to earn the Southwest Companion Pass for a year and a half (through December 31, 2025). (The Southwest Companion Pass allows you...
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Bilt’s Lifetime Limit on Referrals

Well, I learned something new last Thursday and I thought it may be useful for some of you that might (like I did) think you are referring a friend to earn some Bilt points...
Illinois bill law bans interchange fees on taxes and tips gratuities

Could an Obscure Illinois Bill Crush Credit Card Rewards?

Yesterday, Illinois lawmakers passed a bill that included a provision that will bar the charging of credit card interchange fees on both sales tax and gratuities. Want to read it?Look for Section 150 in...

New Free Cruise / Match Opportunity: Virgin Cruises

Over the years, the Status Match Merry Go Round™ has morphed a lot as various programs have caught on and changed things up on us. One thing that has picked up steam, though, is the...
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Whoa – Free Night Rewards on No Annual Fee Hilton Amex and Hilton Surpass...

New Hilton Amex Welcome Bonus Offers Include Free Night Rewards If you ever ask me when the best time is to get a Hilton card from American Express, it's always "any time there is a...
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Virgin Devalues ANA Awards – Again (Effective May 23rd, 2024)

Virgin Devalues ANA Business Class Awards - Effective May 23rd, 2024 It's not that long ago that Virgin increased the rates of First Class awards on ANA from the US to Tokyo. Just over a...