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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #7545 on: November 23, 2016, 11:12:47 AM »
Or just transfer them now.
no need to transfer now. when you are ready to transfer upgrade the card

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #7546 on: November 23, 2016, 11:20:24 AM »
no need to transfer now. when you are ready to transfer upgrade the card
I meant transfer to CSR.
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #7547 on: November 23, 2016, 04:55:43 PM »
I meant transfer to CSR.

thanks for your help!

i logged into my acct and i can see they downgraded the csp to the freedom unlimited, but its still showing $95 balance(the annual fee). does it drop on its own or do i have to ask them to drop it?

 

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #7548 on: November 23, 2016, 04:57:16 PM »
thanks for your help!

i logged into my acct and i can see they downgraded the csp to the freedom unlimited, but its still showing $95 balance(the annual fee). does it drop on its own or do i have to ask them to drop it?
It should get credited automatically, if it doesn't come soon you can call or send an SM.
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #7549 on: November 23, 2016, 05:00:15 PM »
It should get credited automatically, if it doesn't come soon you can call or send an SM.

great thanks

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #7550 on: November 23, 2016, 05:00:35 PM »
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #7551 on: November 23, 2016, 07:31:36 PM »
thanks for your help!

i logged into my acct and i can see they downgraded the csp to the freedom unlimited, but its still showing $95 balance(the annual fee). does it drop on its own or do i have to ask them to drop it?

It takes quite a few days, if not until then next statement, for the credit to go through.
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #7552 on: November 27, 2016, 12:51:39 PM »
Any Amex cards with no AF that don't charge forex?

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #7553 on: November 28, 2016, 06:58:11 AM »
Any Amex cards with no AF that don't charge forex?
IINM the serve card doesn't

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #7554 on: November 29, 2016, 01:36:53 AM »
Any Amex cards with no AF that don't charge forex?
As a cc I don't think there is.
IINM the serve card doesn't
Assuming he wanted a cc, what good is a prepaid card.
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #7555 on: November 29, 2016, 01:37:57 AM »
As a cc I don't think there is.Assuming he wanted a cc, what good is a prepaid card.
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #7556 on: November 29, 2016, 11:32:05 AM »
Is there an article on the benefits of of transferring points (specifically Ultimate rewards) to miles? I would like to maximize my usage and dont fully understand the benefits/difference.

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #7557 on: November 29, 2016, 11:42:49 AM »
Which UR earning card do you currently have?
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #7558 on: November 29, 2016, 11:44:27 AM »
Sapphire Preferred, and was just approved for Sapphire Reserve.

What difference would this make? shouldn't all UR be considered the same?

Thanks
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #7559 on: November 29, 2016, 11:50:28 AM »
Fairmont, Sapphire Preferred, and was just approved for Sapphire Reserve.

What difference would this make? shouldn't all UR be considered the same?

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The UR is the same but having the Sapphire Reserve allows for unique redemption values.

This article has some good info:
http://www.dansdeals.com/archives/95610

And as Dan writes, I'd recommend switching your Sapphire Preferred for a Freedom Unlimited.
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