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Yesterday, 4:27 pm
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It's a horrible situation for everyone. However,...

It's a horrible situation for everyone. However, COVID-19 is not like the common flu, where some percent die, but well over 90% make a full and complete recovery in 2-3 weeks, transmission is...
Aug 13, 20, 8:09 pm
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Views: 191,331
Posted By anabolism

What do you propose?

What do you propose?
Aug 13, 20, 6:12 pm
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Views: 616,277
Posted By anabolism

You got a fee waiver, plus 5k miles for $1k...

You got a fee waiver, plus 5k miles for $1k spend, plus 3k miles for $500/month for three months? So 8k miles plus fee waiver for $2,500 spend? On the same card?
Aug 13, 20, 5:59 pm
Replies: 1,348
Views: 171,922
Posted By anabolism

If you have high status with AA, there are no...

If you have high status with AA, there are no gotchas other than needing to find award inventory. If you don't have high status, the potential gotcha is that if you make a voluntary change you could...
Aug 13, 20, 5:53 pm
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Views: 171,922
Posted By anabolism

Correct, but airlines can and have made...

Correct, but airlines can and have made exceptions for unusual circumstances. For example, I have a partly-flown round the world (RTW) ticket issued by AA. Travel was supposed to complete this month,...
Aug 13, 20, 4:39 pm
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Views: 191,331
Posted By anabolism

Until we have a vaccine, breaking the chain of...

Until we have a vaccine, breaking the chain of transmission is the only way to control. Because roughly half of infectious people have no symptoms, the most effective way to do that is to maintain...
Aug 13, 20, 4:25 pm
Replies: 1,240
Views: 337,617
Posted By anabolism

My guess is it depends on how valuable you are in...

My guess is it depends on how valuable you are in the estimation of Citi's algorithms. How long does the low interest rate run for? You could try again after it ends.
Aug 13, 20, 4:22 pm
Replies: 1,240
Views: 337,617
Posted By anabolism

I wasn't aware that any cards still had virtual...

I wasn't aware that any cards still had virtual account numbers. I haven't been able to do that with my cards on Citi, AmEx, Barclays, Chase, or Discover. There are lots of times I'd have loved to...
Aug 10, 20, 12:53 pm
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Views: 192,802
Posted By anabolism

Honors

I called for my spouse's Hilton Surpass card since the $95 fee was billed last month. No offers, aside from converting to no-fee card or cancelling.

I then called for my Hilton business card,...
Aug 1, 20, 7:52 pm
Replies: 1,284
Views: 484,996
Posted By anabolism

Yes, it's closed to visitors now, but miss_travel...

Yes, it's closed to visitors now, but miss_travel is looking for late March, and I don't believe we know now what the situation will be in roughly five months. That's why I prefaced my suggestion...
Aug 1, 20, 3:58 pm
Replies: 45
Views: 5,382
Posted By anabolism

Thanks, that's a good warning. I probably didn't...

Thanks, that's a good warning. I probably didn't realize that the points hadn't actually posted.
Jul 31, 20, 6:06 pm
Replies: 140
Views: 23,373
Posted By anabolism

Likely all those individuals have been let go,...

Likely all those individuals have been let go, and someone in corporate PR or something has been asked to handle FT as well as many other tasks.

Actually, to my surprise, the last time I checked...
Jul 31, 20, 6:04 pm
Replies: 88
Views: 90,861
Posted By anabolism

Good for your mother for saying so. From my...

Good for your mother for saying so.

From my perspective, what AA and every other airline and significant business should be doing is to loudly demand a coherent, consistent federal program to...
Jul 31, 20, 5:49 pm
Replies: 1,348
Views: 171,922
Posted By anabolism

I just reread the terms and conditions, and...

I just reread the terms and conditions, and unfortunately doesn't look promising:

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Jul 31, 20, 5:19 pm
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Views: 23,373
Posted By anabolism

You're saying the two are the same person? ...

You're saying the two are the same person?

The Hilton Honors Ambassador was gone from April 3 through July 20, but is now back. See the thread Hilton Returns to FlyerTalk...
Jul 31, 20, 5:09 pm
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Views: 171,922
Posted By anabolism

I think that means that your ticket remains...

I think that means that your ticket remains unrefunded, and you can rebook your flights whenever you like as long as your new flights are within two years of the original ticket issue dat. If your...
Jul 31, 20, 4:52 pm
Replies: 1,284
Views: 484,996
Posted By anabolism

My understanding of the rules, which matches my...

My understanding of the rules, which matches my experience, is that you can book a mixed cabin itinerary as a through award. The award is a single end to end award for the highest cabin booked. The...
Jul 31, 20, 4:34 pm
Replies: 45
Views: 5,382
Posted By anabolism

I buy something from Ebay using the link from the...

I buy something from Ebay using the link from the Qantas site. That typically posts within a few days of the charge.
Jul 31, 20, 4:15 pm
Replies: 1,240
Views: 337,617
Posted By anabolism

There's no need to ask to be transferred, I think...

There's no need to ask to be transferred, I think that may confuse the rep. If you say you want to cancel (or are seriously considering it) the rep will transfer you if the screen shows you as...
Jul 28, 20, 5:19 pm
Replies: 1,348
Views: 171,922
Posted By anabolism

As currently written, it means all travel must be...

As currently written, it means all travel must be completed this year. QR could extend the policy to allow travel next year, and to cover trips originally booked for travel next year, but at this...
Jul 28, 20, 3:30 pm
Replies: 507
Views: 211,101
Posted By anabolism

In my opinion, Barclays is a large enough...

In my opinion, Barclays is a large enough institution that bill pay payments made from the largest retail bank in the US should be processed electronically and within three days, for both their...
Jul 28, 20, 3:25 pm
Replies: 1,348
Views: 171,922
Posted By anabolism

I'm not sure if you're joking (smiley face) or...

I'm not sure if you're joking (smiley face) or not. "Health and safety" regulations and emergency restrictions to combat a global pandemic are not the same thing.
Jul 27, 20, 8:09 pm
Replies: 1,641
Views: 710,859
Posted By anabolism

I go to AA's "Contact Us" page and go through the...

I go to AA's "Contact Us" page and go through the Reservations numbers in different countries. I use Google Hangouts or Skype. It's not free, but at 1-3 cents per minute (it varies by country) it's a...
Jul 27, 20, 10:42 am
Replies: 507
Views: 211,101
Posted By anabolism

I have no doubt they'd be only too happy to pull...

I have no doubt they'd be only too happy to pull payment automatically. Everyone in the world seems to want their customers to authorize automatic debit from their bank accounts. As I said, I prefer...
Jul 27, 20, 10:38 am
Replies: 1,284
Views: 484,996
Posted By anabolism

If you are flying in QR J, you will have access...

If you are flying in QR J, you will have access to the Al Mourjan Business Lounge if it is open. This is nicer than the "Business Class Lounge," which is for those with Oneworld Sapphire status or...
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