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Re: New united no fee credit card
« Reply #1 on: October 02, 2020, 01:17:53 AM »
Can you downgrade from the explorer card to this?

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Re: New united no fee credit card
« Reply #2 on: October 02, 2020, 01:25:02 AM »
Can you downgrade from the explorer card to this?

Yes. Did it last week.

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Re: New united no fee credit card
« Reply #3 on: October 02, 2020, 01:26:16 AM »
Looks like the perfect card to see expanded award availability
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Re: New united no fee credit card
« Reply #4 on: October 02, 2020, 01:28:12 AM »
Lois like the perfect card to see expanded award availability
Who said it does that?
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Re: New united no fee credit card
« Reply #5 on: October 02, 2020, 01:30:03 AM »
Who said it does that?
True, hoping it will.
Can we get some DPs from @Pad18 ?

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Re: New united no fee credit card
« Reply #6 on: October 02, 2020, 01:32:41 AM »
True, hoping it will.
Can we get some DPs from @Pad18 ?
Takes a while after closing a card until you lose XN.
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Re: New united no fee credit card
« Reply #7 on: October 02, 2020, 01:36:55 AM »

Takes a while after closing a card until you lose XN.

Is this going on MS so that we can get DPs from people that sign up?

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Re: New united no fee credit card
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Re: New united no fee credit card
« Reply #9 on: October 02, 2020, 02:11:30 AM »
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Re: New united no fee credit card
« Reply #10 on: October 02, 2020, 10:14:04 AM »
Wow, nice!
So main benefit of United Explorer is now free luggage? May make sense to downgrade for me, especially as only 2 checked bags are included, so for a large family you don't save that much.

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Re: New united no fee credit card
« Reply #11 on: October 02, 2020, 10:28:54 AM »
So main benefit of United Explorer is now free luggage? May make sense to downgrade for me, especially as only 2 checked bags are included, so for a large family you don't save that much.
You save the same whether you are traveling with 2 people or with 10. Also the free carry on is valid for up to 6 people (I think)

Also you get the Lounge passes with the explorer (although currently those are pretty useless)

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Re: New united no fee credit card
« Reply #12 on: October 02, 2020, 03:31:49 PM »
You save the same whether you are traveling with 2 people or with 10. Also the free carry on is valid for up to 6 people (I think)

Also you get the Lounge passes with the explorer (although currently those are pretty useless)
Only 2 checked bags. That's pretty restrictive when traveling with family.

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Re: New united no fee credit card
« Reply #13 on: October 02, 2020, 03:45:17 PM »
Don't see why this card suddenly made you think of downgrading if the value in the Explorer wasn't there for you.  If the expanded availability was the key driver, you could have downgraded to the free card anytime...

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Re: New united no fee credit card
« Reply #14 on: October 05, 2020, 05:43:12 PM »
https://www.dansdeals.com/go/UnitedGatewayQS/
  This card has been around for quite some time.

Been a card holder for over 2-3 years.

 Indeed has the perks like meantioned above.
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