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transfering amex to aa before 11/30
« on: October 18, 2011, 08:50:25 PM »
is it possible to transfer amex points to aa, and is it possible to transfer them to starwood points, also is there a way to purchase miles and they should count towards million miler without paying more han 2 cpm?

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Re: transfering amex to aa before 11/30
« Reply #1 on: October 18, 2011, 08:52:08 PM »
is it possible to transfer amex points to aa, and is it possible to transfer them to starwood points, also is there a way to purchase miles and they should count towards million miler without paying more han 2 cpm?
No. Yes 3MR = 1SPG.
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Re: transfering amex to aa before 11/30
« Reply #2 on: October 19, 2011, 03:09:04 AM »
No. Yes 3MR = 1SPG.

There's currently a 25% discount, so 750 MR = 333 SPG (or ~2.25:1 ratio).

When you factor the 25% SPG bonus for each 20k transferred to AA, it would come out to approx. 25k AA for every 46k MR.

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Re: transfering amex to aa before 11/30
« Reply #3 on: October 19, 2011, 12:55:39 PM »
so it sounds like MR is a relly bad currency to hold onto, what is my best bang for buck with mr?
and can i have an mr account after i cancel my platinum card?

Thanks guys for the help

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Re: transfering amex to aa before 11/30
« Reply #4 on: October 19, 2011, 05:20:40 PM »
mr is gr8 just not to spg
u will lose ur points after cancelling unless u have another amex charge with mr

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Re: transfering amex to aa before 11/30
« Reply #5 on: October 22, 2011, 10:28:04 PM »
so it sounds like MR is a relly bad currency to hold onto, what is my best bang for buck with mr?
and can i have an mr account after i cancel my platinum card?

Thanks guys for the help

Call me when you have a chance and I'll walk you through it :)

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Re: transfering amex to aa before 11/30
« Reply #6 on: October 23, 2011, 12:53:51 AM »
Call me when you have a chance and I'll walk you through it :)
hey, Asher, can I get in on that conversation too?

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Re: transfering amex to aa before 11/30
« Reply #7 on: October 23, 2011, 01:03:20 AM »
hey, Asher, can I get in on that conversation too?

If you've been my friend for over a decade, and I'm in your phone book, feel free to give me a call as well :P

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Re: transfering amex to aa before 11/30
« Reply #8 on: October 23, 2011, 01:16:43 AM »
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Re: transfering amex to aa before 11/30
« Reply #9 on: October 23, 2011, 08:43:24 AM »
If you've been my friend for over a decade, and I'm in your phone book, feel free to give me a call as well :P
Or call 1-900-AsherO for the low low price of $1.99/minute ($9.99 connection and termination fee may apply)  to talk to live helpful mileage consultants.
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Re: transfering amex to aa before 11/30
« Reply #10 on: October 23, 2011, 08:46:03 AM »
If you've been my friend for over a decade, and I'm in your phone book, feel free to give me a call as well :P
You have friends who dont live on DDF   :o

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Re: transfering amex to aa before 11/30
« Reply #11 on: October 23, 2011, 08:46:45 AM »
Or call 1-900-AsherO for the low low price of $1.99/minute ($9.99 connection and termination fee may apply)  to talk to live helpful mileage consultants.

"Please hold, our next available representative will be with you as soon as possible..." :D

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Re: transfering amex to aa before 11/30
« Reply #12 on: October 23, 2011, 08:47:53 AM »
"Please hold, our next available representative will be with you as soon as possible..." :D
Your call is very important to us.  Please continue to hold.
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Re: transfering amex to aa before 11/30
« Reply #13 on: October 23, 2011, 08:53:47 AM »
Your call is very important to us.  Please continue to hold.

25 minutes later...

"Tank you for calling Asher-Ooh mileage consultang, my name is Kerpal in the Delhi call center, how I can assist you?"

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Re: transfering amex to aa before 11/30
« Reply #14 on: October 23, 2011, 08:53:53 AM »
Or call 1-900-AsherO for the low low price of $1.99/minute ($9.99 connection and termination fee may apply)  to talk to live helpful mileage consultants.

ummm usually 1-900 numbers are not for travel help:)
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Re: transfering amex to aa before 11/30
« Reply #15 on: October 23, 2011, 10:00:28 AM »
25 minutes later...

"Tank you for calling Asher-Ooh mileage consultang, my name is Kerpal in the Delhi call center, how I can assist you?"
:)
ummm usually 1-900 numbers are not for travel help
I have it on good authority that they are all for travel help.
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Re: transfering amex to aa before 11/30
« Reply #16 on: October 23, 2011, 10:18:28 AM »
Don't forget to ask for a DDF status match
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Re: transfering amex to aa before 11/30
« Reply #17 on: October 23, 2011, 03:29:15 PM »
Don't forget to ask for a DDF status match
Dan, can i get a status match for being ashero freind for over 2 decades,

btw ush, it is now 2 decades, and we are now officially "old farts"

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Re: transfering amex to aa before 11/30
« Reply #18 on: October 23, 2011, 03:31:46 PM »
and although i am not so active on ddf, i was probably in the top five most active members on "ctownbochur"
which reminds me dan you do still owe me a prize for either the 1 or 2 millionth click,

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Re: transfering amex to aa before 11/30
« Reply #19 on: October 23, 2011, 06:28:30 PM »
and although i am not so active on ddf, i was probably in the top five most active members on "ctownbochur"
which reminds me dan you do still owe me a prize for either the 1 or 2 millionth click,
Inquiring minds had to know...gotta love gmail search which came up with your screenshot from 4 years ago.
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