Good afternoon everyone, happy Valentine’s Day! I started working on this post about 2 months ago, but totally forgot to finish. Stephen at Frequent Miler wrote a post about transferring IHG points for free to other IHG members, but only if the member sending the IHG points was an IHG Diamond Elite Member or if they were an IHG Business Rewards Member. Laura and I are both IHG Platinum Elite Members (thanks to having the Chase IHG One Rewards Premier Credit Card), but Laura was able to become an IHG Business Rewards Member easily online (I have been an IHG Business Rewards Member for at least a year).
To get started, she signed into her IHG online account and went through the process to become an IHG Business Rewards Member. Continue reading to learn more about transferring IHG points to another member and how long the points transfer took.