Category Archives: Starwood (SPG)

How to Find Out Which Hotel Card Is Right for You!

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Now that you’ve earned airline miles for your flights, it’s time to figure out your accommodations.

How To Find Out Which Hotel Card Is Right For You

Enjoying Our Free Nights at the Grand Wailea

Have a Goal

You should have a destination goal in mind such as Hawaii, Florida, or Italy before you apply for a hotel credit card.  This way you get the right card so that you can get your accommodations for free (or mostly free)!

Most hotel redemptions are actually free because you don’t pay any taxes and fees.  In some cases, you might pay a few dollars in taxes if there is a local tax or fee. Continue reading

Why and How to Transfer Hotel Points Between Accounts

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There are several reasons to transfer hotel points from your account to a partner or family member’s account.

Why And How To Transfer Hotel Points Between Accounts

We Used Points at the Park Hyatt Milan

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5 Top Business Cards for Big Travel With Small Money! – March 2014

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Some business cards have very good sign-up bonuses to get more Big Travel with Small Money!

Emily and I love the sign-up bonuses we’ve gotten from our business cards, and we use business cards to keep our personal and business expenses separate.

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We Put Our Blog Expenses on Business Credit Cards!

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Some Starwood Hotels Changing Price Tomorrow – Find Out How You Can Save Points!

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The Starwood Hotel program is changing the number of points for some hotels from March 4, 2014.

Some Starwood hotels will cost you fewer points and others will cost you more.  But if you book before Tuesday (tomorrow) you can lock-in the lower price on the hotels which will be increasing in price.

Some Starwood Hotels Changing Price Tomorrow - Find Out How You Can Save Points

Some Starwood Hotels Change Price From Tomorrow

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News You Can Use – 20% Off Best Western + 1,000 Points Per Stay & Starwood “Spin to Win” Game

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1.  20% Off Best Western & 1,000 Points Per Stay 

Best Western is offering a 20% discount and 1,000 point bonus for each stay booked online, through November 24, 2013.

1,000 Points and 20% Off for Booking Online with Best Western Back to Business Promotion

20% Discount & 1,000 Points Per Stay

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