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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
https://www.dansdeals.com/credit-cards/used-2019-amex-airline-fee-credit-will-use/


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
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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #1066 on: December 16, 2020, 11:22:17 AM »
Any recent datapoints on United Travelbank?
Charged 12/9 and still waiting for the credit.

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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #1067 on: December 16, 2020, 01:52:11 PM »
Any recent datapoints on United Travelbank?
Charged 12/9 and still waiting for the credit.

worked for me when I bought them on 12/9. Did 3 purchases, all were reimbursed

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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #1068 on: December 16, 2020, 02:08:43 PM »
Worked for me x 2 as well.

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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #1070 on: December 17, 2020, 11:07:51 PM »
What my best option using $200 B6 airline credit if actually flying not for upgrades or baggage tickets total over $200....

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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #1071 on: December 22, 2020, 11:31:50 AM »
What my best option using $200 B6 airline credit if actually flying not for upgrades or baggage tickets total over $200....
buy tickets for sub $99 then switch the flight to your preferred flight

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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #1072 on: December 23, 2020, 10:43:29 AM »
Any recent datapoints on United Travelbank?
Charged 12/9 and still waiting for the credit.
Just worked for me. Charged 12/19 credited 12/21

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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #1073 on: December 23, 2020, 05:35:28 PM »
Does buying dealt skymiles work?

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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #1074 on: December 26, 2020, 11:49:44 PM »
Anyway to get the credit on delta? (any report of under $99 ticket working or other ways?)

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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #1075 on: December 27, 2020, 02:42:55 AM »
Just worked for me. Charged 12/19 credited 12/21
Worked for me in the last month

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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #1076 on: December 28, 2020, 12:43:35 AM »
Any recent datapoints on United Travelbank?
Charged 12/9 and still waiting for the credit.
Same here weird 12/7 I picked United  right b4

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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #1077 on: December 28, 2020, 11:55:57 PM »
can travel bank on my account be used to purchase tickets for others?

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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #1078 on: December 29, 2020, 03:55:34 AM »
Anyway to get the credit on delta? (any report of under $99 ticket working or other ways?)
pay part of the flight with a GC (any portion in my experience) and pay the rest on your card, and it should trigger the credit

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Re: Purchases That Work For Amex Platinum Travel Credit
« Reply #1079 on: December 29, 2020, 07:25:43 PM »
HELP, 
Of course i woke up last minute.
I have one card registered with American and one with Delta.
Any way to cash in by tomorrow if I'm not buying tickets?