Hiking

One Day Left! Easy 25,000 Amex Points for Business Platinum Cardholders

American Express Business Platinum cardholders may have noticed the banner advertising 20,000 Membership Rewards points for each approved referral. While you shouldn’t use this link to refer friends to the Business Platinum given the high spending requirement (they can call 855-854-2682 and ask for 100,000 points for $10,000 spend instead), this link has something magical to offer. If…

Hotel Pool

Why Your Starwood to Marriott Transfer Isn’t Showing Up

As you probably know, you can move points between your Starwood Preferred Guest and Marriott Rewards accounts freely with each Starpoint equaling 3 Marriott points. Until recently, all of my transfers from SPG to Marriott appeared instantly. Today I transferred 40,000 Starpoints to Marriott. However, when I went to the Marriott website to complete my…

Athens, Greece

A Trick to Booking Multi-City Itineraries Through Chase

If you have the Chase Sapphire Reserve, I’m sure you’re familiar with its many benefits…3x points on travel and restaurants, lounge access, points worth 1.5x on Chase’s travel portal, yada yada yada. It was a no brainer to recommend it to my mom to cover flights for our upcoming trip to Greece. I considered recommending…