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I earned over 1 million airline miles and hotel points while traveling for work by using 9 strategies to maximize rewards

30 days ago   |   By Business Insider

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I earned over 1 million airline miles and hotel points while working a travel job.
I stayed loyal to my favorite airline and hotel programs and put expenses on co-branded credit cards.
Tricks like using miles for partner award flights and booking stopovers helped me maximize rewards.
Read Insider's guide to the best rewards credit cards .
At the height of my job as an admissions recruiter, I was traveling five to six days a week throughout most of the year. I was also sitting on close to 1 million frequent flyer miles and hotel points.
I spent three years working in...
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BCG is giving consultants 180,000 Marriott hotel points to make up for the travel rewards they'd normally get from visiting clients on-site

BCG is giving consultants 180,000 Marriott hotel points to make up for the travel rewards they'd normally get from visiting clients on-site

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement One consulting firm is hopping into the spring bonus bonanza and offering a unique reward to consultants who have been stuck at home for much of the past year.
Boston Consulting Group recently gave its consultants 180,000 Marriott points, Insider has learned.
Hotel loyalty programs reward frequent travelers with points and perks to incentivize them to continue staying a specific hotel chain. The points can then be redeemed for free hotel stays, upgraded travel packages, and other experiences.
Currently, 180,000 points could get you two nights at the luxury St. Regis...
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