LAST CALL: LoyaltyLobby Giveaway For SPG & Marriott Rewards Gold Status!

When I reached the 50 nights with SPG last month (read more here), I was then given the choice between number of gifts of which one is the ability to gift SPG Gold status for a year (should be valid until February 2019 in reality).

LoyaltyLobby Giveaway SPG & Marriott Rewards Gold Giveaway

Thought that this would be good prize for a giveaway that we have here on LoyaltyLobby once or twice a month. This giveaway is coming to an end tomorrow at 11:59PM ET (Friday July 14).

SPG Hot Escapes For The Next 6 Weeks Up To 33% Off + Extra 5% Off For Members (Book By Saturday)

SPG releases its weekly Hot Escapes list every Wednesday. This is a selection of hotels around the world that are discounted anywhere from 20% 15% (sometimes up to 70% off) + they offer an additional 5% off for SPG members.

SPG Hot Escapes July 12 2017

The hotel listing has the lowest member prices for the next 6 weeks. The availability and the price can vary from date to date.

Reader Question: How To Avoid Dynamic Currency Conversion (DCC) Scam In China?

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A LoyaltyLobby reader sent me an email about a topic that has been a pet peeve of mine for a long time – Dynamic Currency Conversion (DCC) scam that seems to be spreading like incurable cancer.

Reader Question DCC China

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LAST CALL: SPG Buy & Gift Starpoints 35% Off Until July 14, 2017 (Cheap Way To Purchase Marriott Rewards Points!)

Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) launched an offer for buying Starpoints at 35% on June 1st that is coming to an end on Friday (July 14).

Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) Buy Starpoints 35 Percent Off June 2017

You can purchase for your account or receive as a gift maximum of 30,000 Starpoints in a calendar year (this used to be 20,000). The account that receives Starpoints must have been open for a minimum of 14 days.

Check Your SPG Dashboard For New Bonus Points Opportunity!

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SPG launched few years ago Dashboard where members can track their yearly and lifetime elite status progress and the number of countries and brands visited every year.

SPG Dashboard Bonus

The Dashboard also tracks the number of points earned from the current and the most recent expired promotion. SPG has had several targeted promotions there recently and mine was just updated this week with a new one.

LoyaltyLobby Giveaway: SPG & Marriott Rewards Gold Status!

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When I reached the 50 nights with SPG last month (read more here), I was then given the choice between number of gifts of which one is the ability to gift SPG Gold status for a year (should be valid until February 2019 in reality).

LoyaltyLobby Giveaway SPG & Marriott Rewards Gold Giveaway

Though that this would be good prize for a giveaway that we have here on LoyaltyLobby once or twice a month. You have to remember that SPG Gold status automatically maps to Marriott Rewards Gold as well once you link the accounts (you can read about linking your account here).

Top Hotel Promotions July 2017

Here’s look at the top 5 most lucrative hotel promotions that you can take advantage of this month.

Club Carlson Free Nights Or 10,000 Bonus Points July 1 - September 30 2017

Remember that it really pays to take advantage of bonus and promotional offers from hotel loyalty programs. You can supercharge your point earnings.

Reader Email: SPG Hotel Cancels Reservation & Bans The Guest Due To Corporate Customer Care File

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A LoyaltyLobby reader sent me a rather bizarre case where hotel had requested the reader to wire the best flexible rate payment in advance and later banned the guest after he had opened a case with SPG Corporate Customer Care.

Reader Question Four Points Istanbul Batisehir Main

Remember that you can always email us, send a message via Facebook or use Twitter and include photos too. We’ll try to cover Reader Questions & Comments here several times a week.

SPG Hot Escapes For The Next 6 Weeks Up To 52% Off + Extra 5% Off For Members (Book By Saturday)

SPG releases its weekly Hot Escapes list every Wednesday. This is a selection of hotels around the world that are discounted anywhere from 20% 15% (sometimes up to 70% off) + they offer an additional 5% off for SPG members.

SPG Hot Escapes July 5 2017

The hotel listing has the lowest member prices for the next 6 weeks. The availability and the price can vary from date to date.

LAST CALL: SPG Gold Status After One Stay In Asia For World & World Elite MasterCard Holders Until July 14, 2017

Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) has been offering Gold status for members in Asia after just one paid stay now for several years and seems that this offer is finally coming to an end next week (July 14, 2017).

SPG Gold One Stay

This offer is targeted to World or World Elite MasterCard holders in Asia-Pacific (Japan excluded) and you need to authenticate that you have a correct card. There is no need to contact your bank to request special enrollment code, however, as was previously the case.

EXTENDED: SPG Buy & Gift Starpoints 35% Off Until July 14, 2017 (Cheap Way To Purchase Marriott Rewards Points!)

Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) launched an offer for buying Starpoints at 35% on June 1st that was supposed to end on June 30th but has now been extended until July 14th.

Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) Buy Starpoints 35 Percent Off June 2017

You can purchase for your account or receive as a gift maximum of 30,000 Starpoints in a calendar year (this used to be 20,000). The account that receives Starpoints must have been open for a minimum of 14 days.

Hotel Promotions Update July 2017

Here’s a comprehensive look at promotions for July 2017 from all major hotel loyalty programs. Remember to forward us promotional offers by email that you receive.

Marriott Rewards Category 1 - 5 Free Night New Accounts

Most major chains except Hyatt have bonus points or miles promotions going on at the moment (some have both) and you have really super charge your earnings by taking advantage of them.

Reader Comment: Watch Out For 5% “Discretionary Service Charge” At SPG’s The Westbury, A Luxury Collection Hotel In Mayfair-London

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A LoyaltyLobby reader sent me a case about 5% “Discretionary Service Charge” that had been added to his bill without consent at SPG affiliated property in London.

The Westbury, A Luxury Collection Hotel, Mayfair-London Main

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LAST CALL: SPG Buy & Gift Starpoints 35% Off Until June 30, 2017 (Cheap Way To Purchase Marriott Rewards Points!)

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Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) launched an offer for buying Starpoints at 35% off that ends tomorrow (June 30, 2017)!

Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) Buy Starpoints 35 Percent Off June 2017

You can purchase for your account or receive as a gift maximum of 30,000 Starpoints in a calendar year (this used to be 20,000). The account that receives Starpoints must have been open for a minimum of 14 days.

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