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7 Premium Travel Cards That Are Worth the High Annual Fee

Premium credit cards may scare many people away with their $400+ annual fees, but travel rewards enthusiasts know that despite the high price tag, these cards can offer exceptional value. In this … Read entire article »

Filed under: Credit Cards, The Points Guy

Shortcuts to Hotel Elite Status: Cards, Spending and More

Airline and hotel elite status is one of the best ways to make your travel experience less stressful and more rewarding. Many of my friends and family members think that … Read entire article »

Filed under: Club Carlson, The Points Guy

Get Hotel Elite Status in 2017 With These Credit Cards

Having elite status with a hotel chain can make your time away from home a little bit more comfortable. But if you’re not a road warrior with hundreds of nights … Read entire article »

Filed under: American Express, Chase, Citi, Club Carlson, Credit Cards, The Points Guy

Which Hotel Loyalty Programs Offer Airline Elite Status?

TPG reader Mark sent me a message on Facebook to ask about reciprocal elite benefits: “Does Marriott Platinum status get you any status with United Airlines? If so, where do I sign … Read entire article »

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Which Hotel Loyalty Programs Offer Airline Elite Status?

TPG reader Mark sent me a message on Facebook to ask about reciprocal elite benefits: “Does Marriott Platinum status get you any status with United Airlines? If so, where do I sign … Read entire article »

Filed under: The Points Guy

What Is JetBlue Elite Status Worth in 2017?

If you’ve ever held elite status with a travel provider, you’ve experienced the variety of perks that can make traveling less stressful and more rewarding. But exactly how much value … Read entire article »

Filed under: The Points Guy

What is Alaska Airlines Elite Status Worth in 2017?

Airline elite status carries with it an array of benefits, but just how much is that status worth? If you’re starting 2017 with Alaska Airlines MVP status (or are planning … Read entire article »

Filed under: Alaska Airlines, The Points Guy

Buy Back Your Marriott Elite Status Starting at 7,500 Points

Didn’t quite re-qualify for Marriott elite status by the end of 2016? Well, the hotel brand is offering a workaround. Now through March 31, you can buy back your 2016 elite … Read entire article »

Filed under: Marriott, The Points Guy