How often is complaining for points too often?
if i book using points, are they counted as the # of nights required to become gold/platinum the following year?
With the Chase Sapphire card now offering 5x points booked through their portal, is it worth it to book all travel through them? Or is it better to have flexibility with the airlines and 2x points when booked directly?
Has anyone had SPG points deposited into their account for stays that happened weeks or months ago (and were deposited correctly at the time of stay). Not complaining, anyone else double dipping?
New to points travel. Planning to book Ritz 5 nights for 200k but have only100k Marriott pts. What's the best way to earn the rest before September? Also, anything I should about booking for ritz?
TFW your parents say they don't know where you live so you book them into a Westin on points. Welcome home, mom and dad
Snoo users: what has been your experience weaning babies off the snoo? Does its weaning function work? Any other tips or caution points?
Thank the lord for Rodgers and Adams. They might just have pulled through enough for me to win the chip. I just need Buffalo D to get less than 11 points and the chip is mine
Anybody sign up for Altitude Reserve/will sign up in the next few days? Curious on more data points beyond r/churning
Really getting smacked with LinkedIn “so proud to announce..” posts this morning. Do you get extra points or something if you parlay your achievements into one post and also post a logo of each brand name?
This has probably been brought up before, but has anyone left big consulting for a startup boutique firm? Thoughts, comments, points of concern?
Any restrictions on baggage allowance if you book your ticket with reward miles for American ? I am platinum. Just learnt last week that upgrade was not possible because I booked through points.
Received an offer as an SC at BCG Platinion for Enterprise Architecture at 145k + 5k sign on. I would like to negotiate up to match the average on Glassdoor at 155k, however, never have negotiated before. Any advice on negotiation process, points, and tactics? I have 4YOE in consulting, an MS degree, and hard tech skills. I think they lowballed me a bit and want to work it up.
Cheapest SPG hotels in Seattle to book with points? Search shows "Please contact us" instead of point costs...
Booked award economy tickets on Iberia - anyone know if it’s possible to upgrade to business and if so best guess at cost in points or $? (Nyc to Mad)
What is the best Hilton in Orlando. We have stayed at Hilton Orlando and love it but am wondering about the others. Lake buena vista or bonnet creek or Waldorf? Or maybe doubletree? We are looking to stay for 5 nights on points and would need connecting rooms. Looking for a good pool, decent restaurants.
Has anyone figured out a way to pay their mortgage/rent via credit card to rack up points?
To the data scientists out there, how much are you making (total comp)? Thinking of switching from general consulting to data science, but the data scientist salaries seem to very quite a bit. Further, most of the data points appear to be US salaries
What’s expected comp at a tech company as a ‘Strategy and Operations Associate’ with 2-3 yoe based in nyc/sf? Data points with specific company would be helpful!
Starting the process for interviews at Google. What does compensation and career trajectory look like for someone coming in for Program Management. The role I’m looking at is an Operations PM role.
EY FSO vs Accenture Digital Finance? Anyone have insights on long-term prospects, exits, culture?
Has anyone filed a NIE and got it approved for their parents? I just had a baby and my parents are in India .. had to cancel their trip due to the travel ban
Dear KPMG, I don't want a fancypants training center. I want to be able to expense my whole cell phone bill. You suck.
Don’t mean to sound stupid but would I be able to hold ETFs if I work at Deloitte (or any Big 4)? ETFs hold a lot of different companies/stocks so would there be a compliance/independence issue?
How do you respond to an interview call for a potential project? Like someone calls you to gauge your interest and tells you what the project is. Usually I don't know anything about the project so...
Brace yourself, Dec 28 is tomorrow, and anxious IRS fan-base is gonna come knocking into your zoom
Has anyone ever traveled with their small dog when they had to travel for a project? I would probably be taking the Amtrak not flying
Hey I have an ASC840 accounting question on this scenario - a target sold an asset 10 years ago for 10,000,000 and immediately leased it back. They recorded a deferred gain of $1M and amortized it over the term of the lease (still going) and letting that gain every month reduce the rent expense. Since this deal is cash free debt free shouldn’t we treat this as a debt like item? They received the cash in a prior period but we are now stuck with the payments. Debating how to quantify the adjstmnt
Does anyone have a standing desk mat they recommend? I have a large L desk that is convertable and looking for one thst is comfortable to stand on but could also have a chair role over it for when I'm sitting
How do experienced consultant fit interviews differ from those with non-consultant candidates? Do they still ask “why consulting” type questions or is the focus more “why our firm” and achievements?
VGT vs QQQ? Similar performance historically, but VGT has a lower expense ratio and higher dividend yield while QQQ has a more balanced allocation (more exposure to FB, Google , Amazon unlike VGT)
Would you choose an investment job at a private, partner-owned long only fund where you’re guaranteed to never lose your job& can be a multimillionaire; or at a very top L/S HF where the bottom performers are fired each year, but you could make multimillions in a good year? Another related q, would you forego the offer at the first place to potentially get the offer at the second place, knowing it’s very competitive? Assume you’re target background, at another top fund, good work ethics
Hello fishes, Can anyone guide me on the interview process for a consulting role in Deloitte UK?
Are all roles at MBB highly travel oriented?
Does Deloitte let you write your own job description and pick the SOC Code that the application is filed with? My h1b application was denied last year and I am wondering if I can request them contd
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