Get A Free Night For $75?!: Stay with me here… Currently Wyndham is offering a 7,500 point bonus per stay when you pay with Masterpass online. If you recall with Wyndham, free nights are just 15,000 points for any property. After 2 paid stays with this promotion, you could earn a free night. If you do a mattress run at a cheap property, you could “buy” a night at an expensive property at a fraction of the cost.
T-Mobile Is Expanding International Coverage: With so many useful travel related apps available, it’s important to be connected while you’re in another country. T-Mobile has done a good job with that and is now making it even better. Check out the changes.
Which Marriott Cards to Keep: With August just around the corner, there are some changes that you need to be aware of regarding the Marriott/SPG cards in your wallet. With the spending structure and stay credits changing, is it worth keeping your cards?
Don’t Forget About Those Travel Portals: Many times we get tunnel vision and just transfer our flexible points to transfer partners to book our hotels and flights. While that can yield a great value per point, don’t forget to check all of your options. Many times booking straight from your bank’s travel portal can get you an even better deal!
SPG/Marriott Merger Checklist: Here’s a comprehensive checklist that you should check out before these loyalty programs become one. It could definitely save you some headaches down the road.
Details Of The New Aeroplan: Currently Aeroplan is the loyalty program for Air Canada. Their partnership will be ending in 2020. It seems as though Aeroplan will become a flexible currency as customers will have the ability to transfer points from Aeroplan to one of 20 frequent flyer programs.
Is TSA Pre-Check Open?: With us being savvy travelers, many of us have TSA Pre-check which was covered by one of our premium cards. Yet, many times the TSA Pre-check lines aren’t open when we need them. Here’s a way to check their hours of operation.