Earn up to 150k Points With the Marriott Rewards Premier Credit Card

The Marriott Rewards Premier Credit Card has been offering an 80,000-point sign-up bonus since February, and just in time for the spending-heavy holiday season it has a new offer. Currently, you can earn up to 150,000 points when you sign up for this card (or 50,000 Starpoints if you opt to transfer to Starwood Preferred…

Incredible Business-Class Award Availability to Europe for 36,620 Miles Round-Trip

From time to time, Brussels Airlines opens the award space floodgates, giving us access to round-trip business-class awards from New York (JFK) to Europe for just 36,620 miles round-trip. How is this possible, you ask? Well, due to a partnership with Brussels, Etihad Guest miles can be used to book round-trip awards — at absolutely…

Earn 20,000 Marriott Points for Each Credit Card Referral

Know someone that could benefit from the Marriott Rewards Premier Credit Card? Chase and Marriott are offering a 20,000-point bounty for each friend you refer who signs up for the card through your referral link. And there isn’t a catch; those you refer will still get the public 80,000-point sign-up bonus after spending $3,000 in the…

Maximizing Chase Ultimate Rewards Points for Domestic Travel

In August, Chase introduced a fantastic new credit card that caused a stir among points and miles enthusiasts: the Chase Sapphire Reserve Card. The card is currently offering a sign-up bonus of 100,000 Ultimate Rewards points after you spend $4,000 on purchases in the first three months from account opening. This sign-up bonus is worth…

Earn 1,500 Marriott Points or 500 Starpoints Completely Free

It’s November 7, and as the days end sooner and the snow sneaks upon us, so do the great holiday deals and promotions. And Marriott seems to be no exception in joining in on the fun, as today it revealed a “30 Days of Holiday Rewards” promotion, which offers five weeks of daily deals to…

6 of the Coolest Marriott Experiences and SPG Moments Redemptions

When it comes to redeeming your hard-earned points and miles, you’ll generally get the best value by booking award flights or free hotel stays. However, there are exceptions to this rule, especially when it comes to one-of-a-kind events. We’ve written about many of these options in the past, including the Hilton HHonors Auction Platform and…

A Points & Miles Guide to the Atlantis Resort in the Bahamas

Atlantis Resort on Paradise Island in the Bahamas is an expensive vacation destination, from resort fees and mandatory gratuities to relatively high departure tax and airport fees. Still, I’m a sucker for water parks, so I jumped on the chance to visit. Plus, since the resort is part of Marriott’s Autograph Collection, it’s bookable on points…

Which Credit Card Should I Use to Maximize Marriott Stays?

TPG reader Sean sent me a message on Facebook to ask about earning points for hotel stays: “I’m a Marriott Platinum member, and I have both the Marriott Rewards card and the new Sapphire Reserve. Which one will get me the most points when staying at a Marriott property?” It’s important to maximize the points…

Where to Sit When Flying Singapore Airlines’ A350: Premium Economy

This Sunday, Singapore Airlines will begin operating its first nonstop flight to the US since 2013, when the airline discontinued its Newark and Los Angeles nonstops to Changi Airport. Those flights are scheduled to resume as well two years from now, once Singapore takes delivery of its A350-900ULR, but the San Francisco nonstop is a…

Trip Delay Reimbursement and the Credit Cards That Offer It

We spend a lot of time discussing travel rewards credit cards here at The Points Guy. However, a lot of coverage is devoted to rewards-earning opportunities, like the 100,000-point sign-up bonus on the Chase Sapphire Reserve Card, and the bonuses you can earn from various categories of purchases. Most cards include a number of decidedly…