This is a list of news from around the web which I came across in the last few days. I found these articles interesting and somewhat related to the travel and deal content you regularly see here at Danny the Deal Guru. Sometimes just interesting and not related at all, but I hope you enjoy them just the same. If you come across any interesting articles, or if you have your own blog and have something relatable please send them my way.
Hyatt, You Disappoint Me With Your Terrible Room Charge Rules
If you are like most people who try to maximize their points on hotel stays, you probably charge everything you can to the room. But apparently that’s not a great idea with Hyatt. They pick and choose what will count and what doesn’t, unlike other chains. Read more here.
Easily Calculate How Many Miles You’ll Earn for a Flight
Some situations call for cash because the amount of value you’d earn in points, miles or even status hugely outweighs the utility of the value of the money you’re spending. This post will show you how to calculate award miles earned from flights. Read more here.
Join Topcashback & Get A $30 Sign Up Bonus
Doctor of Credit has an exclusive deal for those who do not have a YopCashback account. You can get a $30 signup bonus, which is as good as it gets. I think $20 has been the previous best offer. Read more here.
Hilton Reps Can See Your Free Night Awards Before They Are E-Mailed To You
Interesting information for those looking to use their Free Night Award quickly. Hilton representatives can see free night award certificates on your account before you receive the e-mail. Read more here.
Why you may want to clean out your cc list in your Amazon account
Amazon looks it is stepping up its efforts against hackers who take over old accounts. But that means that you might run into issues with your own account as a result. Read more here.