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Nov 27, 19, 12:46 pm
Replies: 94
Views: 22,968
Posted By jimquan

They 'commanded' but I didn't obey. :) No...

They 'commanded' but I didn't obey. :) No economist here. More like a consumerist.

Now that I've sunk a few thou into gift certs I'm more likely to book Delta even if their prices are higher....
Nov 27, 19, 12:26 pm
Replies: 94
Views: 22,968
Posted By jimquan

Well, in my series of one we booked away from the...

Well, in my series of one we booked away from the higher Delta fare!

Jim
Nov 27, 19, 12:14 pm
Replies: 94
Views: 22,968
Posted By jimquan

Here's my theory: in some markets, especially...

Here's my theory: in some markets, especially hubs, Delta commands a price premium and it's hurting their bottom line. They don't want to offer head to head discounts so entering a gift card promo...
Nov 27, 19, 12:59 am
Replies: 94
Views: 22,968
Posted By jimquan

We're on Kauai for the week and the local Costco...

We're on Kauai for the week and the local Costco has a display of $500 Delta gift cards ...

Anyone else seeing them in the stores?

Oh, and anyone care to guess how the Delta bean counters...
Nov 22, 19, 9:53 am
Replies: 903
Views: 203,600
Posted By jimquan

Delta Skymiles Platinum Amex offer Post card...

Delta Skymiles Platinum Amex offer

Post card portfolio updates, got a preapproved offer for a Delta Skymiles Platinum Amex.

Offered: 15,000 Skymiles after $1000 spend in first 90 days. 10,000...
Nov 21, 19, 12:43 pm
Replies: 94
Views: 22,968
Posted By jimquan

They do not accept Amex in store or on line. I...

They do not accept Amex in store or on line. I tried. ;)
Still a great deal.

Jim
Nov 21, 19, 11:26 am
Replies: 94
Views: 22,968
Posted By jimquan

Going to max out the offer - 3- $1k cards ...

Going to max out the offer - 3- $1k cards

10% off the top, 2% back on Costco visa - sweet!

The question is does it qualify for the additional 3% travel related rebate for Costco executive...
Nov 16, 19, 12:35 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 1,046
Posted By jimquan

Survey - Kick back and rack up the points

Got this email Honors survey

Looks legit but the start page asks for so much information that I did not continue.

Not risking a phishing attack or a ticket to mailing list hell for a thou or so...
Nov 8, 19, 11:27 am
Replies: 2,513
Views: 923,995
Posted By jimquan

Personal platinum card. $10k spend on all cards...

Personal platinum card. $10k spend on all cards ytd. $2k on platinum ytd, $8k in 2018

Second renewal - did not ask for retention offer after the first year - doh!

Called retentions directly...
Sep 17, 19, 4:34 pm
Replies: 1,959
Views: 785,314
Posted By jimquan

Amex gift card data point

Amex gift card data point

Took a bump JFK-SLC for $700.

Selected Amex gift card on 12 Sept and received today the 17th.

Note the $700 credit arrived as two $100 and one $500 gift card. The...
May 30, 19, 2:47 pm
Replies: 32
Views: 5,965
Posted By jimquan

That's what I thought. When I spoke DL res they...

That's what I thought. When I spoke DL res they didn't seem inclined to do that, I was about 12 hours from departure.

Jim
May 30, 19, 12:56 pm
Replies: 32
Views: 5,965
Posted By jimquan

Thanks for all the replies. I now know...

Thanks for all the replies.

I now know less than when I started <G>.

To summarize, nothing that I know of changed. It was a Concur booking and has been for years for the same itinerary and...
May 29, 19, 2:21 am
Replies: 32
Views: 5,965
Posted By jimquan

No TSA PreCheck suddenly?

I have both Global entry and TSA Precheck.

On my inbound flight I did not get precheck. No biggie I thought it was a random out.

I check in for my return flight and no precheck.

I verify...
Dec 30, 18, 10:18 pm
Replies: 124
Views: 18,716
Posted By jimquan

Going forward, we will see more BP only scans. ...

Going forward, we will see more BP only scans. Last week's trip the SLC SC did not swipe my Amex plat. They explained that since the card was in my profile it was linked and no swipe required.
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Jun 13, 18, 8:51 pm
Replies: 54
Views: 8,237
Posted By jimquan

I guess the food thing only applies to me because...

I guess the food thing only applies to me because I've gone to secondary for as little as an apple. :rolleyes:

​​​​​​​Jim
Jun 13, 18, 1:10 pm
Replies: 54
Views: 8,237
Posted By jimquan

Taking food out applies even if you are precheck....

Taking food out applies even if you are precheck. Nowadays I give 'em a good look at the apple (or any food) in my carry on and pull it out ahead of time. Don't think it applies to you? You may be...
Jun 4, 18, 10:17 pm
Replies: 2,045
Views: 493,804
Posted By jimquan

OK, I give up. What bands do I need for Europe...

OK, I give up. What bands do I need for Europe cellular data?

And, how come the 'faster' phone didn't show LTE ?

Should I fold and buy a (cheap) Iphone 6S ?
Jim
Jun 4, 18, 4:32 pm
Replies: 2,045
Views: 493,804
Posted By jimquan

The slower one was a Tmobile Revvl with...

The slower one was a Tmobile Revvl with (purchased high speed data):

Quad Band GSM
LTE: 2, 4, 5, 12, 66
UMTS: Band II (1900), Band IV (1700/2100), Band V (850), Band VIII (900)

The bars...
Jun 2, 18, 11:55 pm
Replies: 2,045
Views: 493,804
Posted By jimquan

In Paris this week. Downloading is painfully...

In Paris this week. Downloading is painfully slow and did not improve after buying the $20 high speed upgrade on a tmobile Free and simple account. Never saw the wireless icon go above 2G.
...
Apr 24, 18, 1:01 pm
Replies: 175
Views: 25,900
Posted By jimquan

Was in Atlanta last week and had time to visit...

Was in Atlanta last week and had time to visit the Delta museum on the day of the surplus sale. You can visit your old, worn out SC coffee tables there <G>

I did pick up some wickedly sharp "Delta...
Mar 6, 18, 8:20 pm
Replies: 175
Views: 25,900
Posted By jimquan

A shower? Hah! How about adequate toilet...

A shower? Hah! How about adequate toilet facilities? They should have expanded them for the remodel but noooooo.....

No way they will add showers since a new SkyClub or two is coming with the...
Jan 31, 18, 12:21 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 2,910
Posted By jimquan

Glad I clicked this thread. I tried autoslash...

Glad I clicked this thread. I tried autoslash and improved two Costco auto rental bookings by quite a bit. One booking changed from Dollar to Hertz and the other from Alamo to Dollar. Both at...
Dec 21, 17, 8:02 am
Replies: 182
Views: 59,069
Posted By jimquan

I got a extra swag for my 2MM flight. I sent a...

I got a extra swag for my 2MM flight. I sent a direct message (shameless I know) to Delta twitter team to annotate my record and was met at the gate by a station manager. I was told to expect a meet...
Dec 7, 17, 10:09 am
Replies: 588
Views: 167,594
Posted By jimquan

I finally had to install adblocker because of the...

I finally had to install adblocker because of the ad - related issues noted above. I'm not a techie but it's clear the ads made the site unusable for me. Now I have to stare at the red boxes asking...
Nov 1, 17, 10:52 pm
Replies: 779
Views: 782,018
Posted By jimquan

My online Amex page, when the new HHonors card is...

My online Amex page, when the new HHonors card is selected, shows a completely different HHonors account number from the one I started with. So, two accounts that need to be merged.
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