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Old Feb 28, 18, 6:49 pm
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JackE
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: California
Programs: Hyatt Global, Marriot Lifetime Titanium
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Originally Posted by iflyjetz View Post
Spent my last day as Glob booking more points stays. Still have >100K pts to burn. Once I'm done with that, I'll start working on my Starpoint cache. I'm LT Marriott Plat but done chasing status. I will now just book best value, ignoring hotel loyalty programs.
That is a good strategy in theory, but there is the hurdle of program benefits. You have to put a value, if any, on late checkout, lounge access, suite upgrades, waived resort fees, sometimes-waived parking, free nights, etc. If you give all those $0 value, then it's easy. Otherwise, not so easy.
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