Talking Points

By The Points Guy

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Join The Points Guy, Brian Kelly, each week as he sits down with CEOs, CMOs and executives in the points-and-miles world who are changing the way we travel. Each week, you’ll hear exclusive interviews from Brian, followed by in-depth discussions with TPG experts. We’re here to provide you with tangible tips to make you a smarter traveler.

Episode Date
Dead Duck Diamond

Hilton's senior vice president and global head of customer engagement, loyalty and partnerships, Mark Weinstein, tells The Points Guy about what you can expect from Hilton stays in the future and what it's like being an Honors loyalist. After, TPG senior writer Darren Murph explains the best ways to redeem points at Hilton properties and earn elite status.

Dec 04, 2018
Space Travel with Richard Branson, How to Maximize Virgin Atlantic Flying Club Miles and More

TPG sits down with Virgin Group founder, philanthropist and "doctor of yes" Richard Branson to find out what you can expect from Virgin in the coming months, like Virgin Fest and Virgin Voyages. Afterward, TPG points-and-miles expert Richard Kerr reveals insane redemptions using Flying Club miles and a must-visit destination.

Nov 27, 2018
Chase-ing Ultimate Rewards: with JPMorgan Chase's Kristin Lemkau and TPG's Sarah Silbert

Kristin Lemkau, chief marketing officer at JPMorgan Chase, tells The Points Guy about the marketing and evolution of the Chase Sapphire products and what customers can expect from Sapphire lounges. Afterward, Sarah Silbert, TPG's senior credit cards editor, breaks down Chase Ultimate Rewards, transfer partners and booking through the Chase Travel Portal.

Nov 20, 2018
Talking Points with Matt Knise from Capital One

On this episode of Talking Points, Brian Kelly sits down with Matt Knise, Capital One's Business Analysis and Product Management Director and Julian Kheel, TPG's Editorial Director. Knise reveals some game-changing news and a special offer on TPG that you won’t see available on any other partner site. Later, Kheel and Kelly discuss what this news means for Capital One card holders.

Nov 13, 2018
Introducing Talking Points

Get ready to hear from The Points Guy, Brian Kelly, every Tuesday as he sits down with CEOs, CMOs and executives from the top loyalty programs and credit card companies. You'll also get insight from TPG editors and writers to find out how you too can travel the world for a fraction of the cost.

Nov 08, 2018