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Re: Amex Platinum Master Thread
« Reply #7590 on: February 01, 2017, 09:57:05 AM »
I'm trying to log in to amex online. but its not going through. 

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Re: Amex Platinum Master Thread
« Reply #7591 on: February 01, 2017, 09:58:04 AM »
I'm trying to log in to amex online. but its not going through.
I'm on it right now...
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Re: Amex Platinum Master Thread
« Reply #7592 on: February 01, 2017, 10:08:59 AM »
In order to get back 50% on a business class ticket. Do I have to book on travel.amex.com or can I book with a travel agent?

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Re: Amex Platinum Master Thread
« Reply #7593 on: February 01, 2017, 10:13:32 AM »
In order to get back 50% on a business class ticket. Do I have to book on travel.amex.com or can I book with a travel agent?
Its only when redeeming MR for travel
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Re: Amex Platinum Master Thread
« Reply #7594 on: February 01, 2017, 11:00:51 AM »
If I cancel card (now), do I lose my GoGo passes for the year?

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Re: Amex Platinum Master Thread
« Reply #7595 on: February 01, 2017, 11:02:37 AM »
If I cancel card (now), do I lose my GoGo passes for the year?
Yes.
Save your time, I don't answer PM. Post it in the forum and a dedicated DDF'er will get back to you as soon as possible.

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Re: Amex Platinum Master Thread
« Reply #7596 on: February 01, 2017, 11:26:07 AM »
http://www.dansdeals.com/archives/106010#comment-1302404
I had 2 tax & fee charges, didn't get credited,
I called and the rep said it's eligible and I'll be credited before my due date, I didn't get credited,
so I chated and the rep asked me for more info about my charge because
 "he has to select charge type"!?
so I asked what are the options? he said "ticket upgrade, luggage fee or lounge entry"? I said they were both upgrade fees... ;)
he told me I'll be credited within 5 bussines days...
(I tryed complaining that it's after my due date... but no courtessy luck... ;))

so maybe mpx can also work if you tell them it was an upgrade fee?

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Re: Amex Platinum Master Thread
« Reply #7597 on: February 01, 2017, 12:10:37 PM »
Anyone had any luck with buying a fully refundable flight, upgrading seats, getting airline credit from Amex and then refunding the flight, this year?
Yes with biz plat on 1/1. But recently with Delta Platinum (any delta purchase to trigger the $100 credit), the upgrade didn't post to my account - the charge just fell off. Been doing pggm for years and that never happened to me. Thought it was a fluke but same thing happened to yuguy. Tried again a couple days ago, still pending, will report back.

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Re: Amex Platinum Master Thread
« Reply #7598 on: February 01, 2017, 01:21:57 PM »


so maybe mpx can also work if you tell them it was an upgrade fee?


Yes. Chat just confirmed that they're expediting it and its eligible!!

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Re: Amex Platinum Master Thread
« Reply #7599 on: February 01, 2017, 01:42:30 PM »
Yes with biz plat on 1/1. But recently with Delta Platinum (any delta purchase to trigger the $100 credit), the upgrade didn't post to my account - the charge just fell off. Been doing pggm for years and that never happened to me. Thought it was a fluke but same thing happened to yuguy. Tried again a couple days ago, still pending, will report back.

Great!

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Re: Amex Platinum Master Thread
« Reply #7600 on: February 01, 2017, 01:45:48 PM »
Yes with biz plat on 1/1. But recently with Delta Platinum (any delta purchase to trigger the $100 credit), the upgrade didn't post to my account - the charge just fell off. Been doing pggm for years and that never happened to me. Thought it was a fluke but same thing happened to yuguy. Tried again a couple days ago, still pending, will report back.
just wait till the charges post, then cancel...!?

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Re: Amex Platinum Master Thread
« Reply #7601 on: February 01, 2017, 05:10:15 PM »
How strict are they with clawing back the signup bonus if cancel before the AF?

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Re: Amex Platinum Master Thread
« Reply #7602 on: February 01, 2017, 11:47:06 PM »
No statistics but I dot mine clawed back. Although I signed up thru that leaked 100k link

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Re: Amex Platinum Master Thread
« Reply #7603 on: February 02, 2017, 02:42:49 PM »
On the Business Platinum, my airline of choice is Delta. Do you get a 50% point refund on Basic Economy tickets or only on Economy tickets? Anyone know?

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Re: Amex Platinum Master Thread
« Reply #7604 on: February 02, 2017, 02:43:39 PM »
On the Business Platinum, my airline of choice is Delta. Do you get a 50% point refund on Basic Economy tickets or only on Economy tickets? Anyone know?
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