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The Trouble with Hotel Reward Programs
Think you're entitled to loyalty points on every hotel stay? Think again. Most major hotel chains will deny you points if you don't book in their preferred manner. Here's what you need to know.

Traveler's Ed
Ed Hewitt of IndependentTraveler.com is a seasoned globetrotter who brings you a biweekly glimpse into the latest travel news, views and trends -- and how they could affect your travel plans.

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