Category Archives: Marriott

Which of These 2 Marriott Card Offers is The Better Deal?

Considering the Chase Marriott Premier Rewards card?  There’s a new offer available, and instead of earning Marriott points as a sign-up bonus, you can earn 2 free night stays and a $200 statement credit after meeting minimum spending requirements.

The 80,000 Marriott points sign-up bonus offer is still available too.  So which is the better deal?

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The 2 Free Night Stays That You Can Earn With the New Offer for the Chase Marriott Card are ONLY Valid for Category 1 to 5 Marriott Hotels. Like the Courtyard San Diego Central.

I’ll explain the details of the new offer, and help you decide which deal makes the most sense for you.

We don’t earn a commission for either of these cards, but we’ll always tell you about new deals you might like!

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Success! London, Paris, & Italy for a Family of 5 With Miles & Points!

Welcome to the next installment of our Reader Success Series where Million Mile Secrets Readers share how they booked a trip with miles & points to get Big Travel with Small Money!

Sarah and her family are our newest reader success story to show folks it’s possible to travel without spending a lot of money.

Success A Trip To London Paris Italy For A Family Of 5 With Miles Points

Sarah and Her Family at The Coliseum in Rome!

A big thank you to Sarah for sharing their story!

Please introduce yourself to everyone and tell us how long you’ve been involved in the miles & points hobby.

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Good News! Earn Bonus Points on Spending at Marriott, Ritz-Carlton, & Starwood Hotels

Via View From the Wing, folks with Marriott, Ritz-Carlton, and Starwood co-branded credit cards will now earn bonus points on spending at all 3 hotel chains.

This is another positive change following the Marriott – Starwood merger.

Good News Earn Bonus Points On Spending At Marriott Ritz Carlton Starwood Hotels

Folks With AMEX Starwood Credit Cards Can Now Earn Bonus Points on Spending at Ritz-Carlton Hotels, Like the Ritz-Carlton Rancho Mirage in Palm Springs. The Same Goes for Marriott Cardholders When Spending at Starwood Hotels

I’ll explain more about the changes!

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Get 20% More Miles When You Transfer Marriott Points to American Airlines!

Via One Mile at a Time, Marriott is offering a 20% bonus when you transfer your Marriott points to American Airlines through November 14, 2016.  The bonus is valid on regular airline transfers and Marriott’s Hotel + Air packages, which can be a fantastic deal.

And, you can even come out ahead by transferring your Starwood points to Marriott!

Get 20 More Miles When You Transfer Marriott Points To American Airlines

Get 20% More American Airlines Miles AND 7 Nights at a Category 1 to 5 Marriott Hotel, Like the Renaissance Wien Hotel in Vienna, With Hotel + Air Packages

I’ll share the details.  And help you decide if it’s worth it for you!

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Limited Time: 25% Bonus When You Transfer Hotel Points to United Airlines

Via Frequent Miler, you can earn a 25% bonus when you transfer hotel points to United Airlines through November 30, 2016.

In most cases, this is not a great deal because of the unfavorable transfer ratios.  But it’s a terrific deal if you book a Marriott Hotel + Air package, especially if you first transfer Starwood points to Marriott.

This promotion can also be a way to convert excess hotel points that you wouldn’t otherwise use.

Limited Time 25 Bonus When You Transfer Hotel Points To United Airlines

For a Limited Time, Earn Up to 20,000 Bonus United Airlines Miles When You Convert Hotel Points

I’ll explain more about this deal!

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