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Two New Ways You Can Support Points for Peace

If you’re a loyal follower of The Points Guy, you know that if there’s one thing I’m passionate about (besides points and miles), it’s peace and giving back. A few weeks ago, I was ecstatic to announce our Points for…

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And the Winner of 1,000,000 TrueBlue Points Is

When I first announced our Into the Blue: Marathon to a Million contest a couple of weeks ago, only two things were certain — that we would get some excellent photo submissions from readers’ travels and that one person would…

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Thailand Closes Tourist Island to Protect Its Ecosystem

Thai authorities have closed a popular tourist island to all visitors for an indefinite period, starting Oct. 15, to prevent its environmental degradation.The Bangkok Post reported Tuesday that authorities have declared Koh Tachai island in the Similan Islands National Park…

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You Can Now Redeem KrisFlyer Miles for Singapore Premium Economy

Previously, Singapore Airlines customers couldn’t redeem their KrisFlyer miles for the airline’s new premium economy product. However, they could redeem those miles for Singapore Suites, first class, business class and economy awards. But that’s changing very soon — effective May…

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Buy SPG Points For Less than 2.3 Cents Each

You might be hesitant to spend hard-earned cash to build out your Starpoints balance with the Marriott merger on the way, but this latest offer from SPG is definitely worth a look. Now through June 3, 2016, SPG members who…

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Snag 10,000 Points for Each SPG Amex Referral

Here’s one more reason to be thankful for friends and family: Through June 15, 2016, Amex and Starwood are offering 10,000 bonus Starpoints for each referral you make to either the Starwood Preferred Guest Credit Card from American Express or…