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Old Mar 26, 07, 3:01 am
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wanaflyforless
 
Join Date: Apr 2002
Location: MHT/BOS <--> World
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Originally Posted by Guy Betsy View Post
I know of someone who has intentions of running through huge purchases through someone else's company to rack up the miles... but these 'fake' purchases will be paid with $ that will eventually get refunded...

SO someone gets lots of starwood points for thin air?
Not quite. Whoever has the merchant account to process credit cards is paying percentage in merchant fees. Often around 2%...it depends on the size of the merchant.
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