Many Marriott certificates from the old program are expiring very soon. Thankfully it is possible to convert them and extend their expiration another year. I just did it. Here is how.
Many things have changed, for the worse, after the SPG/Marriott merger. It looks like trying to extend Marriott travel packages falls into that category.
I received an intersting Sheraton Vacations package offer from American Express today and I don't know what to make of it. It seems too good to be true.
How to Combine Marriott and SPG Accounts and Should you Do it Now. Personally, I'm waiting until things settle a bit but there are some reasons to combine accounts now.
The Marriott Choice Benefits are now accessible for people who have met the 50 and 75 night stay threshold.
Marriott made some customer unfriendly decisions with their travel package mapping and seemingly tricked some members into booking packages that are worth less.
Time is ticking on the old SPG program. Here is my strategy before the end and the one thing I made sure to do now before time runs out.