You people are monsters. I’m not talking about you taking me out. That part, I get. But look at all that shit. Do you really need all that shit? For Christ sakes, it’s Christmas. -Willie in Bad Santa
Today I got upgraded to Hilton Diamond. For those counting or caring, I am now SPG Platinum, Hyatt Diamond, and Hilton Diamond. So why don’t I feel like it? Because at some point, we as points enthusiasts have to ask ourselves, the obvious question, “What is the point?”
Do we need status at every hotel? Do we need to open one more INK card to rival our friend’s UR balance? Do we even enjoy our hotel stays or are we too busy taking pictures of the upgrade?
Obviously the answer is a profound yes! But, it does make me feel a bit icky, for lack of a better term, that I am so obsessed with it all. Where does it all end? When will it be enough?
Now that I’ve done my penance, I need to get in on this Citi Gold Checking Account before the year is done. AA is devaluing soon and…