Win or die: The secret to surviving in Game of Thrones? Forget about loyalty, scientists say

If you ever find yourself trapped in a real-life Game of Thrones-style nightmare, don’t be afraid to cast your morals aside in pursuit of survival. New research shows loyalty led characters in the popular show to an early death. The research, published in the Injury Epidemiology journal, showed that Game of Thrones characters were more […]

The New Benefits of Brand Loyalty

For the most part, the major benefit of brand loyalty is not getting into an argument with your family members at the dinner table. Grandpa worked for General Motors, Dad buys Chevy exclusively, and you decided not to buck the trend. You even bragged about Aunt Beth helping you get a sweet deal on that […]

The American President Who Screened Federal Employees for Their Loyalty

Loyalty is clearly a trait of paramount importance to U.S. President Donald Trump and his administration. “I need loyalty, I expect loyalty,” Trump reportedly told former FBI director James Comey. Even before the “enemies list” that surfaced in August, Trump has claimed that many federal employees are disloyal and pursue their own political interests, and […]

Buff launches blockchain loyalty program for gamers

Buff has started a blockchain-based loyalty program for gamers, and it has teamed up with Overwolf, a company that makes it easy to add new features to games via overlays. Israel-based Buff is preparing to launch its Buff Coins cryptocurrency later this summer. The company has created a loyalty program which can give real-world rewards […]

Should Immigrants Have to Swear Loyalty to America? We Asked, You Answered

Last week, we asked: Should immigrants be forced to forsake their homelands? You answered, and here are your thoughts, edited for clarity. Larry McIntyre, Apopka, Florida Is it really too much to ask that a legal immigrant swear an allegiance to America and denounce their allegiance to the country that they have chosen to leave? […]

Marriott’s SVP of Loyalty Answers Your Questions About the Combined Marriott/SPG Program

Marriott’s David Flueck Q&A About the Combined Marriott/SPG Program Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This site does not […]

Tip: Always Audit Your Loyalty Program Accounts

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Target Is Testing a New Loyalty Program

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Man Utd transfer bombshell: Anthony Martial set to leave as agent dodges loyalty questions

Much has been read into Jose Mourinho’s decision to haul off Shaw at half-time of the 2-0 win at Brighton on Sunday, with the United boss subsequently accusing his side of “lacking, class, personality and desire”. It has been an uneasy season for Shaw, who has seen Young usurp his position for both club and […]