Marriott Kauai Resort & Beach Club

Marriott Will Now Let You “Top Off” Free Night Certificates

I'm breaking up today's Marriott news into 3 bits. The first post was the bad news: Marriott Removes Award Charts There's no way to sugar coat that news. It's awful. But Marriott also released two bits of good...
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Marriott Devalues Bonvoy; Removes Award Charts

Today is a dark, dark day in Marriott-land. Marriott Devalues Bonvoy; Removes Award Charts as of March 2022 In my own personal opinion, loyalty programs are built on trust and the promise of your loyalty reaping...
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Virgin Clubhouse JFK Now Accessible via Amex Platinum Cards

Updated Oct 25th with a link to a report of the Virgin Clubhouse at SFO. Perhaps you've heard of the Virgin Atlantic "Clubhouse"? It's one of the very best lounges in the country and it's...
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Hilton Launches Digital Room Upgrades and Key Sharing

Hilton will now offer Gold and Diamond Hilton Honors members notification of their space-available upgrade 72 hours prior to arrival, enabling the member to choose their upgraded room directly when they check in via...
Grand Hyatt Kauai

Hyatt Peak Pricing Begins Oct 26

Hyatt Peak and Off-Peak Pricing Begins Oct 26th Hyatt has confirmed the date that Peak and Off Peak pricing will take effect, after pushing it back amid the COVID-19 pandemic. That date is Tuesday October...
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Chase Revamps Southwest Credit Card Lineup; Increases Bonus Offers

New Chase / Southwest Credit Card Benefits Chase Southwest credit card holders will be pleased today, as Chase has rolled out improvements to all 5 cards without any change to annual fees. The personal cards...
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Citi Adds Choice Hotels as ThankYou Transfer Partner

Year ago, when Citi and Hilton partnered on a credit card, you could also transfer Citi ThankYou points to Hilton Honors. That ended several years ago, however, and since then Citi ThankYou has not...
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Amex Refreshes Business Platinum Card; Fee to Rise

If you've been thinking about applying for The Business Platinum Card® from American Express, you'll want to apply by January 12, 2022. That's because new applicants after that date will pay an extra $100 on their...
Marriott Bonvoy Week of Wonders

Marriott Brings Back “Week of Wonders”

From October 7th to 14th, 2021, Marriott Bonvoy has a slew of offers on the table. I'm not even going to try to suggest what is best as it will vary by person. I...

Capital One Improves “Miles” Transfers – Most Now 1:1

Capital One changed their famous "miles" program back in 2018 to include transfer options to airlines and hotels. At launch, the transfers were all a mix of 2:1 and 2:1.5, making for some advanced...