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Author Topic: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!  (Read 791937 times)

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #135 on: July 25, 2012, 09:34:02 PM »
Officially its not good enough...YMMV.
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #136 on: July 25, 2012, 09:34:36 PM »
Officially its not good enough...YMMV.

thanks

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #137 on: July 25, 2012, 10:17:43 PM »
On the way to accumulate points towards our upcoming NYC-TLV trip.
I hate wasting my UA points, I love to see them grow....
Do I make sense accumulating amex MR, transfer them to Air Canada, fly on United?
Good idea? No Fuel Surcharge?
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #138 on: July 25, 2012, 10:27:32 PM »
Earn and burn, papi. These things never rise in value...
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #139 on: July 26, 2012, 10:30:38 AM »
Lol...
But please tell me: is this a way to go: MR>AC>UA>israel?
No YQ? How many points do I need?
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #140 on: July 26, 2012, 10:35:20 AM »
Depends on carrier, but yes. 80K economy
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #141 on: July 26, 2012, 10:38:33 AM »
Well, Am flying united, so I guess no YQ.
Seems to be the same rate as if I book with UA miles: 80k RT.
Wow! I'm in, and I hope I got the picture in full and I don't miss anything here.
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #142 on: July 26, 2012, 12:16:56 PM »
Is it possible to redeem a United Travelers Certificate for a ticket booked through Expedia?
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« Reply #143 on: July 31, 2012, 10:13:42 AM »
Is it possible to redeem a United Travelers Certificate for a ticket booked through Expedia?

No, I don't believe so.
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #144 on: July 31, 2012, 10:14:42 AM »
If I have an offer to  upgrade to a Platinum card from my Amex Gold will I get a credit pull for accepting?
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #145 on: August 01, 2012, 02:10:07 PM »
If I have an offer to  upgrade to a Platinum card from my Amex Gold will I get a credit pull for accepting?
When I upgraded the business card, there was no pull.

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #146 on: August 02, 2012, 11:46:29 AM »
Going to give Chase a chance. Been a few months since all my cards were stolen from me by Chase. Looking for the two best business card signup bonuses. One and preferable both that give 5% at office supplies. Spending requirements is not a concern.
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #147 on: August 02, 2012, 11:51:25 AM »
Going to give Chase a chance. Been a few months since all my cards were stolen from me by Chase. Looking for the two best business card signup bonuses. One and preferable both that give 5% at office supplies. Spending requirements is not a concern.
9% at 1.8cpp ;)

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #148 on: August 02, 2012, 11:57:25 AM »
9% at 1.8cpp ;)

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #149 on: August 02, 2012, 05:37:21 PM »
okay I got my flighted worked out (Thanks Reuven) now working on my car rental and running out of time. I signed up for USAA, now where can I rent without having underage fees? Also, I always notice people talking about waiving the insurance with using certain CC's, anyone care to elaborate and that process? No flaming cuz Im in the newbie thread  :D


No shaychis but Dan maybe add the inkplus link to the main cc thread?