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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…

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35,000 Offer for Starwood Preferred Guest Credit Cards from American Express

The best sign-up bonuses on the Starwood Preferred Guest credit cards from American Express are back! Until April 5, 2017, you can earn 35,000 Starpoints after meeting the spending requirement. Here’s the lowdown on the offers: Personal Card: Earn 25,000 Starpoints after spending $3,000 in the first 3 months. Earn an additional 10,000 Starpoints after…

What I Learned Transferring Starwood Points Between Accounts

I previously wrote about the benefits of transferring hotel points to another person’s account. Since I mainly manage my boyfriend’s award accounts, I like to keep all our points together when possible. We stayed at a Marriott in October for a wedding. I was under the impression that you couldn’t earn points on stays booked through…