Go Back  FlyerTalk Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: SchmeckFlyer
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000
Search took 1.80 seconds.
Mar 19, 20, 9:05 am
Replies: 759
Views: 347,398
Posted By SchmeckFlyer

We can prove it was theft. The police agree and...

We can prove it was theft. The police agree and are treating it as a theft.

The original question still remains: can we claim the protection despite the stolen item being lost by a family member...
Mar 19, 20, 4:58 am
Replies: 759
Views: 347,398
Posted By SchmeckFlyer

Beneficiaries & purchase protection

I have a question about the purchase proection offered by American Express, when using the Delta SkyMiles Gold card. We purchased an iPhone 11 for a family member in mid-January of this year....
Jan 2, 20, 5:17 pm
Replies: 37
Views: 22,316
Posted By SchmeckFlyer

You essentially already said it yourself:...

You essentially already said it yourself: comparing domestic with international flights is akin to comparing apples with oranges, especially around the holidays. Not only are fares dramatically...
Jan 2, 20, 4:59 pm
Replies: 37
Views: 22,316
Posted By SchmeckFlyer

No, a fare with flexibility. We also tried to get...

No, a fare with flexibility. We also tried to get bulkheads seat as status passengers, to no avail.
Dec 30, 19, 3:49 pm
Replies: 37
Views: 22,316
Posted By SchmeckFlyer

We are traveling with a 4 month old infant in...

We are traveling with a 4 month old infant in economy flying AMS-SEA on an A330. We both have Elite+ status with Delta. We experienced similar amounts of confusion as mentioned elsewhere in this...
Jun 28, 19, 10:13 pm
Replies: 151
Views: 51,873
Posted By SchmeckFlyer

Turns out my account had been suspended and then...

Turns out my account had been suspended and then actually closed due to "inability to verify receipt of card" despite having gone online to verify receipt using my existing chase.com account, before...
Jun 18, 19, 3:28 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 6,913
Posted By SchmeckFlyer

I am wondering if it is possible to upgrade a...

I am wondering if it is possible to upgrade a Delta operated flight booked with a DL flight number, using Flying Blue miles? I asked Delta, who referred me to Flying Blue. When I asked Flying Blue,...
Jun 12, 19, 3:45 am
Replies: 151
Views: 51,873
Posted By SchmeckFlyer

Was just thinking the same. Currently abroad. If...

Was just thinking the same. Currently abroad. If there are problems again over the phone I will suggest I just go to a Chase branch when back in the US.
Jun 11, 19, 11:40 pm
Replies: 151
Views: 51,873
Posted By SchmeckFlyer

But it becomes extremely frustrating when the...

But it becomes extremely frustrating when the ONLY questions they ask are seemingly entirely random and never based on my public record. Not once have I been asked a question that I could confidently...
Jun 11, 19, 4:56 pm
Replies: 151
Views: 51,873
Posted By SchmeckFlyer

Endless security hold on brand-new Sapphire Reserve card

I received my new Chase Sapphire Reserve card on May 30th. When attempting to make my first purchase, a security hold was promptly placed on the account without explanation. When calling to inquire...
Oct 27, 18, 4:15 pm
Replies: 6,312
Views: 649,273
Posted By SchmeckFlyer

In several instances the merchant specifically...

In several instances the merchant specifically stated no credit card without PIN, after which my credit card with PIN worked fine. It happened more often on Martinique and Guadeloupe, but also a few...
Oct 27, 18, 2:18 pm
Replies: 6,312
Views: 649,273
Posted By SchmeckFlyer

Agreed the Netherlands has been rather slow in...

Agreed the Netherlands has been rather slow in accepting credit cards as a form of payments, which stems largely from the relatively early uptake of the equivalent of debit cards and a general...
Oct 25, 18, 6:12 am
Replies: 1,173
Views: 417,297
Posted By SchmeckFlyer

I am looking to cancel my current Chase British...

I am looking to cancel my current Chase British Airways VISA card because I do not use it enough to justify the $95 fee and the benefits are virtually nonexistent IMHO compared to other cards these...
Oct 25, 18, 6:00 am
Replies: 16
Views: 3,212
Posted By SchmeckFlyer

Credit card churning effect on credit score

Can anybody shed light on the potential negative effects credit card churning (applying for multiple credit cards solely to earn rewards and/or closing accounts frequently) has on a US credit score?...
Sep 26, 18, 11:56 am
Replies: 86
Views: 10,735
Posted By SchmeckFlyer

I stopped using them. They rarely, if ever, help....

I stopped using them. They rarely, if ever, help. When I once tried to refer to them when questioned, the agent implied most elite tags on luggage are expired. And if you need tags on luggage to get...
Replies: 1,963
Views: 275,898
Posted By SchmeckFlyer

I had thought of this as well, partly because we...

I had thought of this as well, partly because we have a huge pile of miles and can rarely use them it seems. So while we may earn more miles with last minute (or expensive/premium) fares, it's not...
Replies: 1,963
Views: 275,898
Posted By SchmeckFlyer

Thought I would post my thoughts on the recent...

Thought I would post my thoughts on the recent changes, but not attempting to pass judgement (as the changes still mystify me somewhat and I haven't had much desire to get into the minute details as...
Jun 11, 18, 2:06 pm
Replies: 86
Views: 28,250
Posted By SchmeckFlyer

I really like the fact that messaging in free on...

I really like the fact that messaging in free on Delta flights. And it works very well in my experience (I have not tried the paid options). I hate to say it, but Delta is starting to pull way ahead...
Jun 11, 18, 1:52 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 924
Posted By SchmeckFlyer

Where on the website do you find the different...

Where on the website do you find the different section you refer to? I looked around while logged in, but only found pages with forms to upgrade without any mention of a welcome (or upgrade) bonus.
...
Jun 11, 18, 12:50 am
Replies: 4
Views: 924
Posted By SchmeckFlyer

Upgrade existing AMEX Flying Blue credit card with welcome bonus?

I wanted to consider upgrading my American Express Flying Blue card from silver to gold, and recently noticed there is currently a "welcome bonus" consisting of 20,000 miles and half-off the annual...
Dec 21, 17, 1:26 pm
Replies: 560
Views: 71,613
Posted By SchmeckFlyer

EU compensation

Not sure if this has already been covered on this thread, but I am wondering if delays resulting from the power outage will qualify for compensation under European regulation 261/2004. We were a...
Forum: Europe
Oct 9, 17, 2:12 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 1,603
Posted By SchmeckFlyer

This is what we are assuming as well. Currently...

This is what we are assuming as well. Currently looking into how to go about doing this. We also need to figure out whether there are tax consequences (if the family member suddenly became tax...
Oct 7, 17, 4:17 pm
Replies: 58
Views: 14,758
Posted By SchmeckFlyer

What do those ancient piers correspond to in...

What do those ancient piers correspond to in today's spaghetti of piers? I assume the B pier is current D pier?
Forum: Europe
Oct 7, 17, 3:41 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 1,603
Posted By SchmeckFlyer

Extending short-stay (tourist) visa in Netherlands?

A close family member with United States citizenship has been staying in the Netherlands with us beginning in August, and would like to stay on until December. This would result in him overstaying...
Sep 26, 17, 12:53 pm
Replies: 36
Views: 8,836
Posted By SchmeckFlyer

Maybe not very inspiring, I agree, but who...

Maybe not very inspiring, I agree, but who (except architects and readers of Tyler Brl's rag) is inspired by airport design in this day and age? If you look at ranking of most beautiful terminals...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000
 

Forum Jump