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Old Nov 14, 11, 1:35 pm
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T8191
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Originally Posted by Raffles View Post
I just noticed the 'double miles on foreign spend' bit.

This makes the premium card look good for heavy foreign spenders who don't have a 'no fees' foreign currency card. You'd be getting 2.5 Avios per 1 of spend abroad, and the 25 fee easily covers the 10,000 Avios sign-up bonus.
Even more interesting as our overseas spend is on the BA Amex, which charges transaction fees.

IIRC, our last accommodation bill cost me 50 in commission fees. Never mind a few week's heavy retail!!

OMG ... I have to pay for a Credit Card?
I think I may have to go there.
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