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Mar 22, 20, 5:56 pm
Replies: 143
Views: 21,966
Posted By Xlr

If they want to make travel vouchers more...

If they want to make travel vouchers more appealing, they shouldn't expire within a year. Two years or so would be a lot more palatable, particularly when the alternative is a chargeback on the...
Forum: Middle East
Mar 18, 20, 9:29 pm
Replies: 1
Views: 592
Posted By Xlr

Gulf News: UAE halts re-entry of residents who are abroad?

Gulf News is reporting that UAE residents who are currently outside the country cannot enter for the next two weeks:...
Feb 6, 20, 5:31 am
Replies: 440
Views: 89,450
Posted By Xlr

I'm hearing that some people have figured out...

I'm hearing that some people have figured out ways to temporarily lower their temperature (popping a bunch of pills, for example) so they pass the thermometer test.

Based on that, I suspect the...
Feb 5, 20, 11:14 pm
Replies: 417
Views: 52,364
Posted By Xlr

Here is an scan of DHS's letter to NY State DMV:...

Here is an scan of DHS's letter to NY State DMV: https://www.scribd.com/document/445799731/DHS-Letter-to-NYS
Jan 21, 20, 12:25 am
Replies: 5
Views: 1,692
Posted By Xlr

Well, if you look at the actual safety...

Well, if you look at the actual safety statistics, they're a safe airline.

From what I hear, working there is a high-stress job but remember: the folks who spend time writing things online are not...
Dec 24, 19, 4:59 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 4,623
Posted By Xlr

I'm starting to wonder why he stayed until age 70...

I'm starting to wonder why he stayed until age 70 - he must have genuinely liked the job.

What I'd like to see is an interview of him recounting the early days, how they dealt with the Gulf War...
Oct 16, 19, 11:47 pm
Replies: 179
Views: 51,706
Posted By Xlr

Got sent a contactless version of my Plat last...

Got sent a contactless version of my Plat last week. It feels a bit lighter, especially while turning the card around. But I only noticed it when comparing both cards side by side. It's not a...
Oct 1, 19, 7:25 pm
Replies: 308
Views: 46,561
Posted By Xlr

I had to google to figure out how to view an...

I had to google to figure out how to view an actual statement - very un-Apple.
Sep 17, 19, 12:46 am
Replies: 1
Views: 575
Posted By Xlr

The counter may be expecting a person holding a...

The counter may be expecting a person holding a US drivers license. Other than that, I would not expect American Express's insurance to care about what currency was paid for the rental. You could...
Aug 9, 19, 11:40 pm
Replies: 37
Views: 5,339
Posted By Xlr

Unfortunately had to experience on quite a few...

Unfortunately had to experience on quite a few flights lately that there are just too many DYKWIAs around who try to bluff their ways into business class and think they have all the entitlements in...
Aug 8, 19, 7:47 pm
Replies: 308
Views: 46,561
Posted By Xlr

Insightful post. Any idea why they have things...

Insightful post. Any idea why they have things set up from a branch in Utah - I don't think any of my other cards do this?
Aug 8, 19, 7:39 pm
Replies: 308
Views: 46,561
Posted By Xlr

I've had it for a couple days now. Haven't...

I've had it for a couple days now. Haven't received the physical card yet (and likely won't use it, though it's a nice object to have). The color of the virtual card (in Apple Pay) changes based on...
Aug 8, 19, 7:35 pm
Replies: 37
Views: 5,339
Posted By Xlr

It's weird that she wasn't paid.

It's weird that she wasn't paid.
Forum: San Francisco
Aug 2, 19, 10:59 pm
Replies: 59
Views: 4,527
Posted By Xlr

I have lots of thoughts but here is how I would...

I have lots of thoughts but here is how I would roll out something like this.

(1) Start this at one terminal as a test, ideally not the international terminal (where people are getting on the 12+...
Jul 24, 19, 7:37 pm
Replies: 73
Views: 18,560
Posted By Xlr

In practice, I tip if I have a dollar bill on me.

In practice, I tip if I have a dollar bill on me.
Jul 24, 19, 7:15 pm
Replies: 929
Views: 177,435
Posted By Xlr

JFK T4 was a zoo, CLEAR saved me a lot of time. ...

JFK T4 was a zoo, CLEAR saved me a lot of time.

This is worth paying $79/year for (which is the rate for Delta cardholders). I wish it could be a bit more automated though, I've never understood...
May 29, 19, 11:00 pm
Replies: 851
Views: 208,374
Posted By Xlr

This applies to clothing and shoes, but I've used...

This applies to clothing and shoes, but I've used my past two credits on skincare products (think Jack Black and Kiehl's) and am highly unlikely to apply knock-off balm on my face after shaving.
May 29, 19, 10:42 pm
Replies: 430
Views: 77,509
Posted By Xlr

But here's the thing: Chase also has exclusive...

But here's the thing: Chase also has exclusive perks at events plus restaurant and wine experiences - so their card has a membership aspect to it as well. A common strategy in my social circles in...
May 29, 19, 2:41 am
Replies: 430
Views: 77,509
Posted By Xlr

I don't understand: centurion lounges are crowded...

I don't understand: centurion lounges are crowded enough already. Did they have data showing most restaurant users also went to the lounge after the restaurant?
Forum: TravelBuzz
May 25, 19, 10:46 pm
Replies: 77
Views: 12,887
Posted By Xlr

I find my 'regular' socks to be uncomfortable/dry...

I find my 'regular' socks to be uncomfortable/dry after a few hours if I've taken my shoes off.

The socks provided in an amenity kit are great to wear without shoes even on 16-hour flights,...
May 17, 19, 1:47 am
Replies: 3
Views: 1,237
Posted By Xlr

I don't understand - are these stolen vehicle...

I don't understand - are these stolen vehicle reports sent to the police without any human sign-off?
May 4, 19, 1:56 am
Replies: 6
Views: 1,043
Posted By Xlr

Above 4.8 the car has always been clean, but...

Above 4.8 the car has always been clean, but other than that I haven't seen much of a consistent difference. I've had great drivers in older cars and 'meh' drivers in new cars.

I'll try to look...
May 4, 19, 1:36 am
Replies: 15
Views: 4,166
Posted By Xlr

I don't feel comfortable typing my bank username...

I don't feel comfortable typing my bank username and password anywhere other than my bank's website.

I'd downgrade or close my accounts if they make that a requirement.
Apr 12, 19, 6:05 pm
Replies: 113
Views: 16,841
Posted By Xlr

I will recommend applying in-person, not online....

I will recommend applying in-person, not online. Secured cards might be your best bet.
Mar 26, 19, 1:14 am
Replies: 25
Views: 7,640
Posted By Xlr

Do you want to maximize saving money, or do you...

Do you want to maximize saving money, or do you want to maximize luxury?

To save money, get the CSR. It has a very low effective annual fee ($150), and the trip delay and trip interruption...
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