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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #9040 on: December 01, 2020, 01:32:59 AM »
Is there a way to change how many posts I get per page?

Edit: I should've looked around a little more before asking. The "Modify Profile" button is on your Profile.
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #9041 on: December 02, 2020, 04:29:01 PM »
I have a question regarding uber eats cs. Im having a lot of trouble dealing with them.
I was looking around trying to find where to post it but the only thing i found was a thread from a very long time ago in general discussion.

Can someone please tell me where this question belongs
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #9042 on: December 02, 2020, 05:14:22 PM »
I have a question regarding uber eats cs. Im having a lot of trouble dealing with them.
I was looking around trying to find where to post it but the only thing i found was a thread from a very long time ago in general discussion.

Can someone please tell me where this question belongs
in that thread

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #9043 on: December 02, 2020, 08:53:38 PM »
in that thread
Thnx! The Forum warned me that nothing was posted in over 180 days so I wasnt sure
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #9044 on: December 02, 2020, 08:55:25 PM »
Thnx! The Forum warned me that nothing was posted in over 180 days so I wasnt sure
Or here
https://forums.dansdeals.com/index.php?topic=117510
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #9046 on: December 03, 2020, 05:28:39 AM »
Is there any way to search the forums for the most-liked posts?
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« Reply #9048 on: December 03, 2020, 04:46:17 PM »
Is there a way to read threads in the format of the page showing your posts that have been liked?
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« Reply #9049 on: December 08, 2020, 12:58:59 PM »
What's the site for uploading sound clips that I've seen people use here?
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #9050 on: December 08, 2020, 01:03:30 PM »
Is there a way to read threads in the format of the page showing your posts that have been liked?
Nope
What's the site for uploading sound clips that I've seen people use here?
Where?
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #9051 on: December 08, 2020, 07:53:54 PM »
What's the site for uploading sound clips that I've seen people use here?
Soundcloud?

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« Reply #9053 on: December 10, 2020, 03:28:39 AM »
Found it - it's Vocaroo. (I remembered that one uploaded file had been someone's opinion about the Jersey Shore BlueClaws).
(You can search the forums for [vocaroo] and [voca.ro] to see all the times it's been used here - not very many.)
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #9054 on: December 20, 2020, 01:58:15 PM »
What's the best approach to going on vacations via points, miles, etc if one does not go often (say every 2-3 years)? Should I be picking a destination, seeing which flights make sense, and signing up for a credit card accordingly several months in advance? Subsequently close/downgrade them? Thank you!

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #9055 on: December 20, 2020, 07:28:44 PM »
What's the best approach to going on vacations via points, miles, etc if one does not go often (say every 2-3 years)? Should I be picking a destination, seeing which flights make sense, and signing up for a credit card accordingly several months in advance? Subsequently close/downgrade them? Thank you!
The best approach IMHO is with Chase UR, you don't need a specific destination or airline in mind. You can start with no-fee cards getting the best bonuses you can and when you see that you are close to having enough for any flight you can get the premium (fee) card or if it makes sense because of the SUB (just keep in mind Chase's 5/24 rule when racking up bonuses)
The way it works with chase points is as follows:
Some cards have bonuses in certain categories, such as the Ink Cash in office supply stores or the Freedom in different quarterly ones.
These are no fee cards. However, they can only redeem the points at face value (.01/pt) But you can leave them on the card until you are ready to redeem it. You can then transfer it to a fee card like the sapphire reserve to redeem for 1.5x (.015/pt.) or the preferred for 1.25x. Or you can use the fee cards to transfer them to airline miles where you can sometimes get even better redemptions.

So, in short you don't need to open the fee card until you have close to the target amount of points necessary for the trip you want to take.

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #9056 on: December 21, 2020, 08:41:33 PM »
I just downloaded tapatalk, figuring out my way around it. Is there a thread anywhere which talk about tapatalk tips/tricks/helpful info etc.?
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« Reply #9057 on: December 21, 2020, 08:44:24 PM »
I just downloaded tapatalk, figuring out my way around it. Is there a thread anywhere which talk about tapatalk tips/tricks/helpful info etc.?
When you create one, suggested title:
"Friends Don't Let Friends Use Tapatalk"
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #9058 on: December 21, 2020, 08:48:32 PM »
When you create one, suggested title:
"Friends Don't Let Friends Use Tapatalk"
Not sure I get it... you suggesting I should stick with my mobile browser? At first glance besides for the ads tapatalk seems much better, then again only been using it for half hour.
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« Reply #9059 on: December 21, 2020, 08:50:54 PM »
Not sure I get it... you suggesting I should stick with my mobile browser? At first glance besides for the ads tapatalk seems much better, then again only been using it for half hour.
I would suggest you use the browser to do the following search and go through the 14 threads.


I'm a (non) Tapatalk user myself btw
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