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Is It Worth Pursuing Marriott Platinum Status (or Higher) This Year?

With the reduced elite status requirements, is it worth pursuing Marriott Platinum status again? Here's how the 2020 requirements break down:

Marriott Offers Off-Peak Pricing Worldwide and Elite Night Credits

Marriott is offering off-peak rates at most of their hotels worldwide. Additionally, most Bonvoy members also get more elite nights.

Why I’m Coasting on Marriott Platinum Elite Status, Due to Extended...

With extended elite status, here's why I'm coasting on my Marriott Platinum Elite status and not booking stays with them or spending on their credit cards.

Buy Marriott Gift Cards with 20% Discount

Marriott has a one week promotion on gift cards. You can buy Marriott gift cards at a 20% discount.

Master List: Extensions On Hotel Free Night Certs, Elite Status &...

Here is a collection of hotel brand policies on the extension of hotel free night certs, elite status & point expiration. Here's what the brands are doing.

Marriott Gets $920M from Chase and American Express

Two weeks ago we wrote about Hilton selling $1 billion worth of points to American Express. Now another hotel chain has raised close to that amount by selling points to Amex and receiving early payments from Chase.

The St. Regis Shanghai Let An Impostor Reserve & Stay in...

A crazy story about the time the St. Regis Shanghai made me a reservation for an impostor. How & why it happened plus how it was resolved.

How Marriott Vistana Is Failing Their Owners During Covid-19

I had a reader reach out to me to discuss how Marriott Vistana is failing their owners during the Covid-19 pandemic. This is their timeshare company.