Many airlines and hotels now have partnering arrangements with Lyft and/or Uber. For example, you can earn extra SPG points by linking your SPG account to UBER. You can earn extra JetBlue miles by linking your JetBlue account with Lyft. The newest partnership like this is between Delta and Lyft. Here are the basics: Earn … Read More
Wow, this has gotten confusing. I apologize for interrupting you with yet another update on this. A few days ago, I reported that the new Hyatt Place Long Island City was listed as a category 2 hotel, that award bookings were available for 8,000 points, and those award stays were one bedroom suites rather than … Read More
Here today, gone tomorrow. Hyatt Place Long Island City is now a hotel without a category!
There’s a new Hyatt Place opening soon in Long Island City (one subway stop from Manhattan) – and it’s a category 2 hotel!
Recently, I wrote about my rather disappointing retention experience and offer from Citibank with respect to the Prestige MasterCard (see, Citibank Prestige: My Lukewarm Retention Offer and My Decision). As I explained, I made some retention calls to Citibank and was offered two options, neither of which made me jump up and down. Option 1: $200 … Read More
REAL FACT: One lucky person will win World of Hyatt Globalist (fka Diamond) status for the year!
World of Hyatt members can earn double points April 1 – June 30, 2017 on eligible stays worldwide, starting with their second eligible stay during the promotion period.
Need a few extra miles? Purchase Barron’s and WSJ subscriptions for $24 and earn 2,000 miles.
For those of you who use cashback shopping portals, you probably have used both Splender and Ebates. Its nice to have a choice between portals, as one may pay higher for one site and the other might pay higher for another site. Well, I just received word today that Splender is joining Ebates (or probably … Read More
It’s always nice to get bonus miles for shopping online!