February 22, 2018
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On March 6th, more than a thousand properties in the Marriott Rewards and Starwood SPG program will change how they award points.   For Marriott, 1,330 properties will either move up or down in category.  For SPG members, about 18% of Starwood's properties are changing categories.  The properties that are changing are listed in the below articles.  To take advantage of the current redemption rates book by March 6th!

Know what you can pack in your carry-on and checked baggage before arriving at the airport.  Use the Transportation and Security Administration website to type in an item to see if it is permitted in a carry-on and/or checked bag.

Van Zile Travel Texting Feature!

Did you know that you can text your agent and get a text back?! Agents are able to text travelers brief messages such as flight cancellations or delays. Travelers can respond to the agent by replying to the text message or type the agents email in the "to" field to initiate a text.  If you would like to enable this feature please log into your Certify or Concur profile and select your mobile carrier and add your mobile number under "personal information".  

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