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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #630 on: February 09, 2018, 02:37:44 PM »
Thx

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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #631 on: February 13, 2018, 12:02:47 PM »
Does AA GG's still work? how soon can they be used after the purchase? only asking because an earlier post suggested to wait 72 hours before using.
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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #632 on: February 13, 2018, 12:33:39 PM »
Does AA GG's still work? how soon can they be used after the purchase? only asking because an earlier post suggested to wait 72 hours before using.
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Yes, they still work. The cards are only able to be used 72 hrs after you buy them, you don't get the number and pin before then.
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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #633 on: February 13, 2018, 12:42:08 PM »
Does AA GG's still work? how soon can they be used after the purchase? only asking because an earlier post suggested to wait 72 hours before using.
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It works, there is a couple of DP out there that it was a bit complicated to get the credit or the gift card.

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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #634 on: February 15, 2018, 11:52:52 PM »
What is the normal wait time to get the delta gift card credit? Does it come the same day that the charge posts, or a few days later? Approx how many days? Thanks

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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #635 on: February 16, 2018, 12:11:44 AM »
What is the normal wait time to get the delta gift card credit? Does it come the same day that the charge posts, or a few days later? Approx how many days? Thanks
A few days later.
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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #636 on: February 16, 2018, 09:25:54 AM »

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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #637 on: February 16, 2018, 11:33:36 AM »
What is the normal wait time to get the delta gift card credit? Does it come the same day that the charge posts, or a few days later? Approx how many days? Thanks
2 days

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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #638 on: February 18, 2018, 12:36:25 PM »
Posted next day.

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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #639 on: Yesterday at 02:34:27 PM »
Posted next day.
next day of posted charge or next day of pending charge?

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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #640 on: Yesterday at 07:30:05 PM »
Do lounge passes count for the travel credit?