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When You Should (and Should NOT) Use Points for Hotel Stays

Million Mile Secrets reader John commented:

How do you find out if a hotel is worth staying at with points?  And how do you find such great deals?  What time of the year are the rates more expensive?  It seems like every hotel is different.  I am interested in only Hyatt hotels and Starwood hotels.

When You Should And Should NOT Use Points For Hotel Stays

Do You Know When Should You Use Points to Stay at Hotels Like the Park Hyatt Maldives Hadahaa?

John can get Big Travel with Small Money by using points to stay at pricey hotels.  Most hotels use a fixed award chart so John pays the same amount of points all year.

But other hotels like Starwood use a variable chart.  So John will pay a different rate depending on when he books.

John can quickly find award nights at Hyatt and Starwood hotels by using sites like Hotel Hustle and AwardMapper.

And I’ll explain when John might want to save his points and pay with his credit card instead!

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Quickly Find the Right Hotel AND Save 10% With the StayAtHand App!

I’ve written about StayFaster, which can help you easily compare hotel rates while still allowing you to earn hotel points and receive elite status benefits like room upgrades and free breakfast.

But they also have a mobile app called, StayAtHand.  It has more search options than their regular StayFaster website, such as automatically finding last-minute hotel deals based on your location.

Quickly Find The Right Hotel AND Save 10 With The StayAtHand App

The StayAtHand App Has All the Benefits of the StayFaster Site With Even More Search Capability! And It’s Free!

So how can you use StayAtHand to save on hotels in the US?

Save 10% on Your Next Hotel Stay With StayAtHand

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2 Days Only: Frontier $39 Sale

Frontier is having a sale until March 27, 2015, at 11:59 pm Eastern Time, for travel between April 14, 2015, through May 20, 2015.

The sale is good for travel everyday EXCEPT Fridays and Sundays.  

2 Days Only Frontier 39 Sale

1-Way Fares on Frontier From $39!

If you live close to the sale cities this could be a great deal!

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Is the New Cash Back Plus Card From Citizens Bank a Good Deal or Not?

Via Cardwatcher, there’s a new credit card from Citizens Bank, the Cash Back Plus card.  With this card, you’ll earn up to 1.8% cash back.

Is The New Cash Back Plus Card From Citizens Bank A Good Deal Or Not

There’s a New Cash Back Card in Town

Find out more about this new card and whether or not it’s is a good option for you!

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2 Days Only: Frontier $29 Sale

Frontier is having a sale until March 25, 2015, at 11:59 pm Eastern Time, for travel between April 14, 2015, through May 20, 2015.

The sale is good for travel on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays only.  This sale works better for business travel.  But could also work for a week long trip.

2 Days Only Frontier 29 Sale

1-Way Fares on Frontier From $29!

If you live close to the sale cities this could be a great deal!

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