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Deal Alert: US to Dubai From $590 Round-Trip

Want to see the latest flight deals as soon as they’re published? Follow The Points Guy on Facebook and Twitter, and subscribe to text message alerts from our deals feed, @tpg_alerts. Airfare deals are typically only available on limited dates. We recommend that you use Google Flights to find dates to fly, then book through an online travel agency,…

Is Now the Best Time to Book Thanksgiving Flights?

The holidays — is there a more stressful time to fly? Despite the crowds and the stress, most of us will still take to the skies (or the roads) this holiday season to reunite with family and friends. If you haven’t yet booked flights for Thanksgiving, you might be kicking yourself — figuring that the best time to book Thanksgiving…

Hotel Review: An Executive Room at Le Méridien N’Fis in Marrakesh

TO THE POINT: Le Méridien N’Fis makes a wonderful base for a first trip to Marrakesh. The pros: affordable rates, a great breakfast buffet that was included, a location that made it easy to see everything and an amazing resort-style pool to help you beat the heat. The cons: sluggish in-room Wi-Fi. When looking for a…

Save 10% and Get up to a 42,500-Mile Bonus When Buying AA Miles

Earning airline miles using the traditional method (actually flying) is just one way to add to your account balance. While it’s increasingly harder to earn miles from flying, airlines make it relatively easy to accrue miles without flying — whether through top credit card offers or by utilizing shopping portals and dining reward programs. If these methods leave you…

The Two Credit Cards You Should Use for Facebook and Google Ad Spending

Just as you can maximize spending on dining out, travel, office supply purchases and more by choosing the right credit card to use, you can get the most out of your spending on internet advertising if you know where to look. As TPG explained in his latest credit card inventory post, the Business Gold Rewards…

Deal Alert: Southwest Flight Sale From $36 One-Way

Want to see the latest flight deals as soon as they’re published? Follow The Points Guy on Facebook and Twitter, and subscribe to text message alerts from our deals feed, @tpg_alerts. Southwest just announced another major sale, with fares starting at $36 one-way for both domestic and international flights if you purchase before September 29. The…

Hyatt Cardholders Earn $50 After Spending $500 at Select Hotels

Hyatt is offering cardholders of the Hyatt Credit Card the opportunity to earn a $50 statement credit after spending more than $500 at US Hyatt Regency hotels and resorts with the card. In order to take advantage and earn the statement credit, you must register here for the promotion on Hyatt’s website by October 31 and complete your…

How I’m Using My 100,000 Points From the Chase Sapphire Reserve Card

After finally being approved for the Chase Sapphire Reserve Card, I got the card and started spending right away to hit the $4,000 in minimum spend within three months to get the 100,000-point sign-up bonus. Luckily, I had a lot of flights and hotels to book to net me the 3x points on travel and to get…

When It Makes Sense to Transfer Marriott Points to Starwood

It’s been an exciting end of September in the points and miles world, thanks in large part to the finalization of Marriott and Starwood’s merger. This became official on Friday, and while the two won’t be fully integrated for some time, the newly combined chain wasted no time in opening up reciprocal elite benefits and…