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Dec 15

Weekend Tidbits: Marriott, Ryanair, Fees

It’s Friday, so we’ll keep today rather light. Enjoy. Can Marriott Get Luxurious? Publicly traded hotel companies have had success in virtually every segment of the market, with one segment: the luxury end. They can certainly run high-end hotels, they just can’t do it as well as the independents. Let’s face it: When you’re running …

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Aug 15

Marriott Elite Status (Without A Stay)

There’s a decent chance that Marriott Rewards is going to end up being your BFF, whether you like it or not. If you are currently a Starwood Preferred Guest Customer or will simply want access to the widest network of hotels, you’ll be spending a lot of time with our Bethesda-based friends. There’s a trade-off …

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May 31

Marriott: One unmatched advantage at this program

Among the largest of the programs, Marriott Rewards is not one of my favorites.  Its elite status is weak and it can be difficult to earn points, although their expiration policy, now set at two years of inactivity, has become one of the better ones. But sometimes there are advantages that come with certain programs …

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