Thursday Giveaway: Win a $500 Hilton Gift Card

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here – Hilton HHonors Surpass Card from American Express This week’s Thursday Giveaway is a $500 Hilton gift card to use on your next trip to one of the chain’s properties. The gift card is valid for stays, dining and more at any…

The Best Credit Cards For Hilton Guests

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here – Hilton HHonors Surpass Card from American Express, Hilton HHonors Card from American Express, Citi ThankYou Premier If you frequently stay at Hilton properties or just want to rack up enough HHonors points to enjoy some free award stays, it’s important to have…

Buy Up to 160,000 Hilton HHonors Points for 0.5 Cents Each

Hilton is now offering the opportunity to purchase Hilton HHonors points for just 0.5 cents each with a 100% bonus through June 3. In the past, Hilton has offered similar promotions when you buy points, but the deal has never been as good as this. You can purchase Hilton HHonors points with this bonus here, and there is a…

Daily Getaways Week 3 — Hilton Points, Hertz Points and More Vegas Getaways

Today starts the third week of Daily Getaways — an assortment of daily discounts and deals with various travel brands and loyalty programs, sponsored by the US Travel Association. It’s been an interesting two weeks so far. Some deals have sold out in seconds — like the Choice hotel points packages — while other offers are still available more than a week after going live. Each Monday,…

$225 Fares to New Zealand, Free Starbucks Gold Status, Chase Ink Perks & More

Each Saturday, we round up news stories that you may have missed from the week before, including several that already appeared on The Points Guy, and some more that we haven’t covered yet. If you’re an avid TPG reader, scroll down for the new stuff. Here’s the top miles, points and travel news you may have missed this week:…

5 of the Best-Value Points Hotels in New York

In the latest installment of our “Points and Miles Destination Guide” series, TPG Contributor Whitney Magnuson explores the many different ways to maximize hotel redemptions in New York City using points and miles.  Hotels in New York City are such an integral part of the city’s culture that they frequently serve as the backdrop for films, televisions shows and books. It’s perhaps unsurprising, then,…

Hilton HHonors Matching Status Through March 2018

Update (4/21/16): You may be able to successfully request a match through this link. Update (4/20/16): Hilton is currently experiencing issues with its status match website, which redirects to the homepage for the time being. However, status matches are still available. To request a match, simply email your proof of status with a competing chain, proof…

Earn up to 100k HHonors Points with These Hilton Amex Cards

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here – Citi Hilton HHonors Visa Signature Card, Hilton HHonors Surpass Card from American Express, Hilton HHonors Card from American Express While the 75,000-point bonus on the Citi Hilton Visa Signature Card recently ended, there are still some great opportunities to earn HHonors points through…

Top 10 Travel Rewards Credit Card Offers for April 2016

It’s time for my monthly roundup of the best travel credit card offers currently available, and April is turning out to be an exciting month! American Express announced a limited-time historically high sign-up bonus on its Hilton Surpass card, while Barclaycard launched its new JetBlue cards and the Starwood-Marriott merger appears to back on again….

Do Foreign Transaction Fees Apply If I Book on a US Website?

TPG reader Ric sent me a tweet to ask about booking hotels internationally: “Will I get charged a foreign transaction fee for booking a room at the Hilton Dubai on Hilton’s US website?” Foreign transaction fees are a nuisance to international travelers. It’s pretty disappointing to come home from a trip abroad and find 3% tacked on to all…