Hyatt And Amazon Considering Partnership?

Are Hyatt and Amazon considering partnership together?  According to posts on Reddit, Hyatt is putting out a survey and asking questions that are leading many people to believe that they are considering forming a rewards partnership.  This would be a great for many people since so much shopping is done through Amazon!

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Shortcut To Top Tier Elite Hotel Status

There is a shortcut to top tier elite hotel status, and you can take advantage of it to get top tier status in at least 3 hotel loyalty programs!  Top tier elite status can earn you more points and brings with it a lot more benefits including room upgrades.  In this post, I’ll show you how to take advantage of the current status match offers to get top tier elite status in at least 3 hotel loyalty programs.

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Hyatt Is Offering Status Match

Hyatt is offering status match with Starwood Preferred Guest and Marriott members!  This seems to be the result of the recent news that Marriott is buying Starwood Hotels & Resorts which has left many people wondering what the future of the rewards programs will be.  This is a great opportunity for them to try to win the loyalty of SPG members with elite status.

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Hyatt In Talks To Buy Starwood Hotels

According to CNBC, Hyatt is in talks with Starwood Hotels & Resorts to purchase the hotel giant in a deal that could be as close as a week away.  They have been talking for a few weeks trying to work out a deal.  Should it go through, Hyatt management will take control of all operations.

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Miles Methods Reader Asks Which Cards To Get To Kiev

Miles Methods reader and Credit Boards member Fusioncredit wrote to us asking for assistance in building a strategy to get to Europe next year, and today I am going to discuss what the best strategy would be for him. Continue reading Miles Methods Reader Asks Which Cards To Get To Kiev

Targeted Chase Hyatt Visa 50,000 Points Offer

I received a targeted Chase Hyatt Visa offer via email for 50,000 points yesterday.  The regular signup bonus for this card is two free nights, so which offer is a better deal?  In this post, I will compare the offers and discuss which might be the better deal for you.

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American Express OPEN Savings For Hyatt To Be Discontinued

American Express OPEN savings with Hyatt properties are to be discontinued at the end of 2015. As announced on Hyatt websites, “Effective January 1, 2016, Hyatt Hotels & Resorts®, including Park Hyatt®, Andaz®, Grand Hyatt®, and Hyatt Regency® hotels, will no longer be part of the OPEN Savings program.” Continue reading American Express OPEN Savings For Hyatt To Be Discontinued

Hotel Strategies for Families: Part 3-Hyatt Gold Passport

It can be much more challenging to accumulate points and certificates for free hotel stays, especially in a family situation where you may be booking more than one room per night.  Because of the limitations of certificates, I recommend a points strategy for families in this situation.  In this series, I’m going to break down different strategies in each of the major programs to build your points balances.  Part 3 of this series will focus on Hyatt Gold Passport. Continue reading Hotel Strategies for Families: Part 3-Hyatt Gold Passport