Marriott expands BRG to Design Hotels

This morning, Stephen posted about his recent successes with Marriott’s best rate guarantee program. There’s some good news on that front: Design Hotels, one of the myriad of Marriott brands, is once again eligible for Best Rate Guarantee claims.You can’t make claims against the rates at or on the hotel-specific sites (though the good … Read more

Accor ALL North & Central America Triple Points October 15 – April 15, 2021 (Book By January 15)

Accor has launched a new bonus points offer for stays in participating North & Central American countries. Accor Live Limitless (ALL) members earn triple points for stays consumed between October 15 – April 15, 2021, if booked after registering for this offer October 15 – January 15. You can access this offer on Accor’s website … Read more

Ultimate Rewards Credit Card Travel Insurance

Many credit cards include automatic travel protections when you use your card to purchase travel.  I’ve separately compared these protections for ultra premium cards, here: Ultra-Premium Credit Card Travel Insurance.  In this post, I compare protections provided by each of Chase’s Ultimate Rewards cards including the Sapphire Reserve, Ink Business Preferred, Sapphire Preferred, and more. … Read more

Should I cancel my trip?

The short answer, at time of writing, is no, probably not. The World Health Organization (WHO), states that unless you are in a region where coronavirus is spreading, or have traveled to/from an area where it is spreading, or have been in contact with an infected person, your risk of infection remains low. The longer … Read more

Compensation Clinic: Marriott Zurich | LoyaltyLobby

Compensation Clinic-series have taken a break due to the on-going challenging Covid-19 environment, but they continue when we have cases to report. Remember that you can always email us, send a message via Facebook, or use Twitter and include photos. We’ll try to cover a Compensation Clinic case most Sundays (at least when this pandemic … Read more