Converting Hilton HHonors Points to Airline Miles

October 25, 2015

Hilton HHonors Hilton HHonors has ~40 airline partners. Most of them have transfer ratios of 10:1 to 20:3. And like Club Carlson, you’ll get more value out of using the points for free stays at Hilton hotels. Say you have 50,000 Hilton points. Depending on the transfer partner, you’ll get anywhere from 5,000 to 7,500 […]

Converting Club Carlson Points to Airline Miles

October 25, 2015

Club Carlson I’ve written about the recent downgrades in the Club Carlson program. Even taking that into consideration, it’s hardly worth it to transfer to their partner airlines. The transfer ratio is 10:1 across the board. That means for 2,000 Club Carlson points, you’ll only receive 200 airline miles. And for 50,000 Club Carlson points, […]

Converting Choice Privileges Points to Airline Miles

October 25, 2015

Choice Privileges There are different earning rates for the hotels included in the Choice Privileges program. And their points do expire. The terms and conditions say: Choice Privileges points expire on December 31, two years after the year in which they were deposited into your account unless forfeited or canceled earlier due to membership inactivity […]

Converting Best Western Rewards Points to Airline Miles

October 25, 2015

Best Western Rewards This is a smaller program with relatively few airline partners. In exchange for 5,000 Best Western Rewards points, you will get 1,000 miles with Air Canada, Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, and Asiana. You will receive 1,600 miles with Aeromexico and 1,200 miles to fly with Southwest. Best Western award stays start out […]

Converting Hotel Points to Airline Miles

October 25, 2015

Let’s teach you have to transfer your points in your hotel loyalty program to airline miles – here’s a background and how you can do it. Before we start – you should know you can NOT transfer airline miles from 1 airline to another. And you can NOT transfer hotel points between hotel programs. But […]

How to get status with a hotel loyalty program

October 25, 2015

So you want to know how to get status in a hotel loyalty program? Well you’ve come to the right place. We review the Top 4 loyalty programs and how status and your ability to achieve that can happen Hotel chains have been loading on the perks for their most loyal customers recently. Earlier this […]

7 Top Hotel Credit Card programs

October 25, 2015

Sign-up bonuses are the fastest way to rack up points and miles, and in order to maximize the great deals out there, a lot of folks apply for multiple cards in a single day. The benefit of this is that card issuers generally won’t see your other applications on that same day, increasing your chances of approval and […]

The end to Bonus Award Night benefit with the Club Carlson Credit Card

October 25, 2015

All good things must come to an end and sadly an amazing benefit of Club Carlson credit cards is next on the chopping block, though luckily there’s still time to take advantage of it. Beginning June 1, 2015 Club Carlson Premier Rewards Visa Signature and Club Carlson Business Rewards Visa cardholders will no longer receive […]

How to find the best IHG signup offer: 80K points plus $50

IHG Credit Card signup offer: 80K points plus $50

October 24, 2015

Chase’s IHG credit card is probably my favorite card to have, but not to use. Most cards are good for some people, but not for others. The IHG card, in my opinion, is a good option for pretty much everyone. For a low annual fee ($49), the card offers a free night certificate each year […]