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Airline e-GCs: best $100 increments or smaller
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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 #780 on: February 13, 2019, 12:26:25 AM »
Scattered reports of AA GC's posting as gift cards.  :'(
I just bought one last week and it was ok, unless something changed since .
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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #781 on: February 13, 2019, 12:33:52 AM »
I just bought one last week and it was ok, unless something changed since .
I bought last week too, this week is supposedly an issue.
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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #782 on: February 13, 2019, 09:01:58 AM »
Will the taxes for this work?

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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #783 on: February 13, 2019, 12:22:19 PM »
still waiting for reimbursement from 1/31 for aa gc on platinum and hilton aspire card-  anyone else waiting?

Yup, something wrong with that day, you'll probably just have to contact them after 4 weeks to manually credit.

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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #784 on: February 13, 2019, 02:03:50 PM »
Yup, something wrong with that day, you'll probably just have to contact them after 4 weeks to manually credit.
+1 From FT looks like a problem with that day in particular.
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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #785 on: February 13, 2019, 02:55:47 PM »
PUTPAC = PITA

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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #786 on: February 13, 2019, 08:33:39 PM »
Will the taxes for this work?
Taxes worked for me
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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #788 on: February 13, 2019, 08:53:55 PM »
Even this high?
Wasn't this year, but I booked a $90+ infant ticket on DL, and got it credited with a phone call.
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« Reply #789 on: February 13, 2019, 08:56:42 PM »
Even this high?
i booked 2 tickets with around $40 taxes each and it posted right away.
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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #790 on: February 17, 2019, 01:39:58 AM »
I bought last week too, this week is supposedly an issue.
Read elsewhere that it changed between 2/6 and 2/8

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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #791 on: February 17, 2019, 02:12:20 AM »
Read elsewhere that it changed between 2/6 and 2/8
That it is working? Or not?
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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #792 on: February 18, 2019, 03:03:18 PM »
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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #793 on: February 18, 2019, 03:53:08 PM »
so now that AA is dead, what other GC's can be purchased?
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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #794 on: February 18, 2019, 03:54:11 PM »
so now that AA is dead, what other GC's can be purchased?
Officially dead?