Today’s Frequent Flyer News You Need to Know: Another Free Night Promo, Marriott to Grow by the Size of Starwood, and Signup Bonuses

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  1. IHG must have heard us screaming, because now the T/C for each offer are on their site. Most important is when you click on “About” at the very top of the page, you see:

    “With Into the Nights you can earn at least 50,000 points or two free nights at any of the more than 4,700 IHG properties worldwide”.

    At any of their properties, as Gary always told us, but now spelled out so there is no confusion/doubt.

    I did sign up for the Best Western offer of 1K LH miles a few days ago, but did not get them. However, I also signed up for 500 free LH miles from Deutsche Telekom, and those posted almost immediately. Which was great as it topped off my LH account, and our FC flight for next summer has now been booked without wasting another thousand SPG points.

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