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A Beginner’s Guide to Hilton Honors

Introduction Hilton Worldwide Holdings, Inc. is one of the largest multinational hotel conglomerates in the world, comprised of 5,200 properties across 14 hotel brands. Brands owned by Hilton include Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Canopy, Curio, Hilton, DoubleTree, Embassy suites, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton, Homewood Suites, Home2 Suites, Hilton Grand Vacations, Waldorf Astoria, Tru, and Tapestry. In 2017, Hilton’s guest loyalty…
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AmEx Hilton Aspire Credit Card (2018.2 Update: 100k Offer, And Now You Can Refer A Friend)

The Hilton Honors American Express Aspire Card Review 2018.2 Update: Now you can refer a friend! You can earn 25k for each approved referral – up to 80k per calendar year. 2018.1.18 Update: This card is now available for application! The sign-up bonus is 100k. Application Link AmEx Hilton Aspire Features 100k offer: earn 100,000 Hilton Honors Bonus Points after you…
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AmEx Hilton Ascend Credit Card (New Card, 100k Offer!)

The Hilton Honors American Express Ascend Card Review 2018.1.18 Update: This card is now available for application! The sign-up bonus is 100k. Application Link AmEx Hilton Ascend Features 100k offer: earn 75,000 Hilton Honors Bonus Points after you spend $2,000 within the first 3 months, and an additional 25,000 Hilton Honors Bonus Points after you make an additional $1,000 in purchases…
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AmEx Hilton Business Credit Card (New Card, 100k Offer!)

The Hilton Honors American Express Business Card Review 2018.1.18 Update: This card is now available for application! The sign-up bonus is 100k. Application Link AmEx Hilton Business Features 100k offer: earn 75,000 Hilton Honors Bonus Points after you spend $3,000 within the first 3 months, and an additional 25,000 Hilton Honors Bonus Points after you make an additional $1,000 in purchases…
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AmEx Hilton Credit Card (2018.1 Updated: No FTF Any Longer!)

The Hilton Honors American Express Card Review 2018.1.19 Update: The 75k links are all dead. The current offer is only 65k. 2018.1.18 Update: There’s no Foreign Transaction Fee (FTF) any longer! Application Link AmEx Hilton Features 65k Offer: earn 65,000 Honors Points after spending $1000 in first 3 months. The highest sign-up bonus is 80k. Because you can only get one…
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AmEx Hilton Surpass Credit Card (Discontinued)

Hilton HHonors Surpass Card from American Express Review 2018.1.18 Update: This card is discontinued and replaced by AmEx Hilton Ascend. Application Link This card no longer accepts new applications. Features 90k Offer: earn 90,000 HHonors Points after spending $3,000 in first 3 months. The highest sign-up bonus is 125k. We value Hilton HHonors Points at 0.5 cents/point (Hotel Points Value), click here to see how…
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Citi Hilton/Reserve will be automatically converted into Amex Hilton/Surpass

We’ve known that Amex will be the exclusive issuer of Hilton cobranded card since 2018. And Citibank has stopped accepting new applications for Citi Hilton and Citi Hilton Reserve credit cards. So what will happen to the current Citi Hilton cards? People believe there are two possibilities: Both cards will be converted into Citi’s other credit cards, presumably Citi ThankYou…
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Citi Hilton Reserve Credit Card (Discontinued)

Citi Hilton HHonors Reserve Card Review Application Link This card no longer accepts new applications. Features Earn 2 weekend night certificates after spending $2500 in first 4 months. We value this bonus at about $600 since you can redeem the free nights at most hotels within the Hilton Portfolio, including some of the most expensive ones. We value Hilton HHonors Point…
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Churning the 100k Amex Hilton Upgrade Offer! [2017.5 Update: Third Upgrade Success!]

Update 2017.5.30: I just chatted with an Amex rep and my third upgrade round for 100,000 Hilton points is pending! Hopefully the points will post today so I can try to downgrade and upgrade one more time before the offer expires on May 31. If you haven’t upgraded yet and are eligible via the link below, now is the time! Introduction American Express…
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How to get and redeem Free Nights Certificates in different brands hotels

This is a free night summary, mainly focusing on how to get and redeem free night with the different hotel brands. If there is a mistake, please help correct me. 1. Introduction The two tables listed below are pretty comprehensive. Sign-up Bonus Free Night Comparison Table: Annual Free Night Comparison Table: Note: Chase Fairmont Credit Card listed below is discontinued 2. IHG 2.1….
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Citi Hilton Credit Card (Discontinued)

Citi Hilton HHonors Visa Signature Card Review Application Link This card no longer accepts new applications. Features Earn 40,000 HHonors Points after spending $1000 in first 4 months. The best offer is 75k, it’s better to wait for the highest sign-up bonus if you are not in an urgent situation. We value Hilton HHonors Point at 0.5 cents/point (Hotel Points Value), so…
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