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Airline e-GCs: best $100 increments or smaller
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  American Airlines No longer works as of Feb 2019



Other:
MPX (mileagePlus X app )
United gift registry:
Make united your airline of choice for your platinum.
Create a united gift registry.  Create a goal for the registry.
Add funds to the registry in increments of $100 or less using your platinum card. Get reimbursed by AMEX.

DDMS
http://www.dansdeals.com/archives/101316


Discussion about how to use more than 3 Delta GC on 1 ticket:
https://www.flyertalk.com/forum/delta-air-lines-skymiles/1888784-possible-use-more-than-3-gift-cards-one-booking-2.html
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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #690 on: November 11, 2018, 05:43:13 PM »
I am linked to jetblue and don't plan on flying them before the year is up, any way to use my credit?

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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #691 on: November 11, 2018, 06:39:40 PM »
I am linked to jetblue and don't plan on flying them before the year is up, any way to use my credit?
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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #692 on: November 12, 2018, 12:30:00 AM »
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already used some credit...

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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #693 on: November 12, 2018, 12:47:22 AM »
already used some credit...
Not a problem.
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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #694 on: November 12, 2018, 12:52:21 AM »

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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #695 on: November 12, 2018, 12:55:07 AM »
Cool. Thank you!
It may not work every time, but I can confirm it definitely did for me. Worst they'll say is no. I used $25.
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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #696 on: November 12, 2018, 01:04:19 AM »
Ill try and report back.

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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #697 on: November 12, 2018, 01:13:11 AM »
Just tried and was told I couldn't.

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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #698 on: November 12, 2018, 01:52:01 AM »
How much did you already use? How did you ask? I chatted with them, and just told them I wanted to choose my airline. Didn't mention the fact that I already did.
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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #699 on: November 12, 2018, 06:23:22 AM »
Just tried and was told I couldn't.
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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #700 on: November 12, 2018, 09:52:08 AM »
How much did you already use? How did you ask? I chatted with them, and just told them I wanted to choose my airline. Didn't mention the fact that I already did.
that's exactly how I asked. He came back and said he couldn't being that I used over $100 of the credit already.

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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #701 on: November 12, 2018, 10:01:32 AM »
Just try again.

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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #702 on: November 12, 2018, 11:41:29 AM »
that's exactly how I asked. He came back and said he couldn't being that I used over $100 of the credit already.
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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #703 on: November 12, 2018, 03:35:23 PM »
Any recent DPs if adding money to a United gift registry works?

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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #704 on: November 12, 2018, 05:23:55 PM »
Any recent DPs if adding money to a United gift registry works?
are you able to add $ to united gift?