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Aug 22, 19, 5:03 pm
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Posted By martzipan

Booked my first (and probably last) mini-RTW, for...

Booked my first (and probably last) mini-RTW, for next May. Initially wanted to book in J and visit Japan, Singapore and Bali, with some long layovers thrown in, but phantom availability had me going...
Jun 5, 19, 10:39 am
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Views: 1,408
Posted By martzipan

Done. Thanks.

Done. Thanks.
Jun 5, 19, 6:40 am
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Views: 1,408
Posted By martzipan

Two AC 15% off codes - claimed.

All claimed.

Have a pair of discount codes for AC, from when I was “compensated” for an broken entertainment system.

Not gonna be able to use them. Hope it’s ok to offer them here.

Valid...
Jan 16, 18, 4:05 pm
Replies: 128
Views: 38,455
Posted By martzipan

I wonder if they will keep this going once they...

I wonder if they will keep this going once they switch away from Aeroplan. I did this trip in September 2016 and it was amazing. The first time ever that I saw northern lights, among other things. We...
Dec 11, 17, 10:51 am
Replies: 4
Views: 1,496
Posted By martzipan

They just looked at it and did not even scan it...

They just looked at it and did not even scan it or anything. It's not apparent from the front of the card if it's US or Canada, not sure if they'd care if they knew. The food selection was pretty...
Sep 26, 17, 10:54 pm
Replies: 1,113
Views: 256,062
Posted By martzipan

I don't have suggestions for dealing with Amex,...

I don't have suggestions for dealing with Amex, but consider yourself SUPER lucky either way. Sending Paypal payments to yourself is liable to trigger an audit from Paypal (suspected money...
Sep 25, 17, 9:46 pm
Replies: 590
Views: 387,443
Posted By martzipan

Can I post what they haven't done for me? ...

Can I post what they haven't done for me?

Planning to trip to Barcelona, was hoping the Platinum concierge would be able to reserve a table at Tickets for me. No such luck, they refused to do that...
Sep 2, 17, 9:44 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 1,496
Posted By martzipan

Thanks, I guess I'm just gonna have to see what...

Thanks, I guess I'm just gonna have to see what happens, not like there are many option at that airport ;)
Sep 2, 17, 10:42 am
Replies: 4
Views: 1,496
Posted By martzipan

Canadian Platinum Card access OAK Escape lounge

Does anyone know if the Canadian platinum cards allow access to the Oakland airport lounge in the US? The website for the Canadian card benefits is exceptionally vague about which lounges are...
May 11, 17, 9:33 am
Replies: 1,113
Views: 256,062
Posted By martzipan

It's worth noting that both personal and biz...

It's worth noting that both personal and biz Platinum cards let you into the Plaza Premium lounges in YYZ and YVR. They are part of the Priority pass network, but have a separate agreement with Amex....
Apr 12, 17, 10:35 am
Replies: 1,113
Views: 256,062
Posted By martzipan

I sure hope they can figure it out. I don't have...

I sure hope they can figure it out. I don't have a TD account :(
Apr 12, 17, 10:33 am
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Views: 176,170
Posted By martzipan

I would try calling again. When I did Canada to...

I would try calling again. When I did Canada to USA transfer, I received very inconsistent information and level of service from the Global Transfer team. Also, it seems that even the phone numbers...
Apr 12, 17, 10:21 am
Replies: 1,113
Views: 256,062
Posted By martzipan

Amex Canada is giving me a major run around. ...

Amex Canada is giving me a major run around.

I've applied for a card and they are saying that everything looks good but they want to verify my address through another financial institution.

The...
Apr 12, 17, 10:09 am
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Views: 375,631
Posted By martzipan

Amex EveryDay® Credit Card (USA) ...

Amex EveryDay® Credit Card (USA)

https://www.americanexpress.com/us/credit-cards/assets/images/View-All-Cards/Card-Tiles/L-Desktop/amex-everyday.png?v=1491425862549

15,000 Membership Rewards®...
Mar 24, 17, 3:32 pm
Replies: 82
Views: 19,451
Posted By martzipan

I think it can still be worth it, especially in...

I think it can still be worth it, especially in the first year. The bonus points are at least 50K (60K if someone refers you), which is worth $500 ($600) just in travel credits, who knows how much...
Feb 22, 17, 10:12 am
Replies: 1,077
Views: 257,549
Posted By martzipan

How likely is Chase going to approve someone for...

How likely is Chase going to approve someone for this card with little to no credit history (so no bad history either), but with a well paying job and payroll deposit into a Chase checking account?
Feb 20, 17, 1:29 pm
Replies: 1,113
Views: 256,062
Posted By martzipan

If you "limped" over the min spend just recently,...

If you "limped" over the min spend just recently, you might just need to wait the 10 weeks. You will likely get the points, just hang tight and go about your daily life ;)

I had two Biz Gold cards...
Feb 17, 17, 10:11 am
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Views: 119,916
Posted By martzipan

I just hit 25,000 on the basic everyday card from...

I just hit 25,000 on the basic everyday card from a google search on my phone. It's the first time I tried it after giving up on it a couple months ago.

There is hope ;)
Feb 16, 17, 10:25 pm
Replies: 628
Views: 176,170
Posted By martzipan

Moving from Canada to the United States....

Moving from Canada to the United States. Experience ok but not the smoothest.

It takes over a month to get your SSN here and because I wanted to take advantage of the online bonus offer, it meant...
Nov 3, 16, 7:12 am
Replies: 16
Views: 1,980
Posted By martzipan

Ftfy. :)

Ftfy.

:)
Nov 1, 16, 12:44 pm
Replies: 41
Views: 3,606
Posted By martzipan

I find it ironic that you say this, considering I...

I find it ironic that you say this, considering I have redeemed 4 rt flights this year on such AC dominant routes (YYZ-YVR and YYZ-SFO). All about 1-3 weeks in advance, and all in such a way that...
Oct 28, 16, 11:01 am
Replies: 27
Views: 2,176
Posted By martzipan

My experience with NA redemptions was that more...

My experience with NA redemptions was that more availability opens up within 1-2 weeks compared to 3-4 months. So booking a reward seat for February travel right now is going to be tough, but if you...
Oct 28, 16, 10:00 am
Replies: 2,810
Views: 355,368
Posted By martzipan

Is that so? I was looking up YYZ-GRU return and...

Is that so? I was looking up YYZ-GRU return and AC wants $230 in YQ (direct flight).

Interestingly enough, if I look at one-ways, it is $115 YQ for YYZ-GRU, and $15 YQ for GRU-YYZ. All in, the...
Oct 28, 16, 9:42 am
Replies: 2,810
Views: 355,368
Posted By martzipan

Had a short notice trip, and high fees on AC beat...

Had a short notice trip, and high fees on AC beat having to make connections on UA. All in economy.

YYZ-SFO - $122.49
SFO-YYZ - $71.30

Noticed that the combined total for 2 one-ways is less...
Oct 28, 16, 9:33 am
Replies: 4,495
Views: 550,343
Posted By martzipan

The thing is, while it is technically illegal to...

The thing is, while it is technically illegal to filter or split lanes in traffic in most jurisdictions in North America, it is not illegal to cut in line at the airport counter. Yet how many people...
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