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Old Jan 3, 17, 2:13 pm
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Originally Posted by pritomd View Post
... PRG ...

Some people pay 39,000 MR points to renew. He said he could discount to 19,000
Originally Posted by eajusa View Post
Is this something new?
No, it's been an option for as long as I can remember, but look at the redemption rate and you will understand why there isn't much discussion. Redeeming 39,000 points to offset $195 is $0.005/point. The special rate offered to pritomd is better, but take into account that $100 of that $195 is refundable.
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