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  • idontfly 42 posts

    Is this something that is possible? I dont have an IHG account so dont mind linking to my her account. Thank you

    Rob
    HfP Staff
    2,167 posts

    I will defer to anyone who has done this, but in general – irrespective of what a site tells you – there are 3 options:

    1. No name checks done (eg Amex to Radisson, Nectar)
    2. Only surname checked
    3. Both names checked

    In reality most people go with 2) due to issues over people using, for example, Rob or Robert across different accounts which makes 3) error prone. You would be fine if IHG is using 1) or 2).

    idontfly 42 posts

    Thanks Rob, my wife hasnt taken my surname so it looks like it isn’t going to work. Never mind, thank you.

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