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Author Topic: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!  (Read 789528 times)

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #7680 on: January 16, 2017, 06:46:10 PM »
"JS [is] a fetid cesspool of unvarnished linguistic manure, with lots of useless drivel and post-padding." -Moishebatchy

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #7681 on: January 19, 2017, 01:54:47 AM »
If I book a flight+hotel package through a travel website (orbitz, priceline, etc), can I cancel the hotel and end up with a cheaper flight than simply booking the flight?

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #7682 on: January 19, 2017, 05:32:05 AM »
If I book a flight+hotel package through a travel website (orbitz, priceline, etc), can I cancel the hotel and end up with a cheaper flight than simply booking the flight?
if you booked a refundable hotel room you can otherwise you cannot.

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #7683 on: January 19, 2017, 12:34:39 PM »
Not sure where to post this so i'm putting here.

Any reason why I don't have an option for an avatar? I only see the attached in my settings with no other option
If it's not free shipping it's not worth it.

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #7684 on: January 19, 2017, 12:45:12 PM »
Not sure where to post this so i'm putting here.

Any reason why I don't have an option for an avatar? I only see the attached in my settings with no other option
You need 250 posts

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #7685 on: January 19, 2017, 12:48:41 PM »
You need 250 posts

Ohhhh. ok thanks
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #7686 on: January 19, 2017, 01:46:18 PM »
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #7687 on: January 19, 2017, 01:49:19 PM »
officially...
In the year 2017, that is

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #7688 on: January 19, 2017, 02:17:58 PM »
What is the best way to start credit?

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #7689 on: January 19, 2017, 02:27:34 PM »
What is the best way to start credit?
credit cards :)

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #7690 on: January 19, 2017, 02:28:03 PM »
What is the best way to start credit?
Prob become an AU on someones card.

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #7691 on: January 19, 2017, 02:46:38 PM »
if you booked a refundable hotel room you can otherwise you cannot.
They can be cancelled within 24 hours. Can I just cancel the hotel? Does it show somewhere the cost breakdown of the deal?

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #7692 on: January 19, 2017, 03:01:30 PM »
Thanks emkay. I will look into to it. You also had the schus if putting the 770 post on this group.

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #7693 on: January 19, 2017, 08:25:59 PM »
What is the best way to book in J or F NYC LAX? I Have SPG, UR, MR, I have a biz Platinum if that makes a difference

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #7694 on: January 19, 2017, 08:42:20 PM »
What is the best way to book in J or F NYC LAX? I Have SPG, UR, MR, I have a biz Platinum if that makes a difference
yes currently biz plat is the way to go.