I’ve written about how you can earn statement credits for hotel stays and shopping with Visa SavingsEdge. But did you know there’s also a free mobile app?
I downloaded the new Visa SavingsEdge app on my phone to see how it works and if it could help you save money!
Find Out If You Should Download the New Visa SavingsEdge App!
1. 2X Wyndham Points for Weekday Stays
You can earn double Wyndham points when you stay weekday nights. To get this bonus, register by April 30, 2015, and complete your stay by May 7, 2015.
You will only earn 2X points on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday nights during your stay. And you will NOT earn double points on Thursdays at many locations in the Middle East.
Use Your Points to Stay at the Wyndham Grand Orlando Resort!
You can also transfer Wyndham points to Southwest and they’ll count towards the Southwest Companion Pass.
2. $40 Off $300 for Referring a Friend to Hotels.com
You can save money when you stay at hotels that offer free breakfast.
Why Pay for a Hotel Breakfast When You Can Get It Free?
Some hotels offer free breakfast to everyone, while others only give free breakfast to elite members of their loyalty programs.
Keep reading to find out which hotels make the most important meal of the day the least expensive one!
I’ve written about using Award Mapper to search for award nights at different chain hotels all at the same time. It’s a great time-saver!
But now there’s a smarter award night search tool.
Hotel Hustle will show you:
- Chain hotels in a specified city (map or list view)
- Number of points required for an award night
- Available award rooms for specific dates
- Paid cost of the room (for comparison)
- Value (cents per point and if it’s a good deal overall)
And if an award night isn’t available, you can set up alerts. If the room you want becomes available with points, Hotel Hustle will email you to let you know!
Hotel Hustle Searches for Available Award Nights, Compares Cost of a Paid Room, and Lets You Set up Alerts
I love new travel tools that help save time and aggravation!
How Does It Work?
Update: Thanks to Million Mile Secrets readers for pointing out that many folks don’t stay right in San Jose or Belize City. Emily and I haven’t been to these destinations, so it’s helpful when our readers add their experiences! We hope these guides can save folks time when searching for hotels, and that our readers continue sharing their feedback and advice.
In response to the news that Southwest will start flying to Belize, Million Mile Secrets reader Julianna commented:
Someone should do a post on points and rewards hotels in Belize…just sayin’.
I’m taking this a step further and checking out which hotels are available using points in all of Southwest’s new international destinations!
We’ll continue by looking at Southwest’s new destinations in Central America:
- Belize (Belize City) (Starting June 2015)
- Costa Rica (San Jose) (Starting March 2015)
Want to See the Mayan Ruins in Belize? Southwest Will Take You There Starting June 2015