Go Back  FlyerTalk Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: carpentry4thought
Showing results 1 to 25 of 571
Search took 0.18 seconds.
Jan 5, 15, 3:25 am
Replies: 5,108
Views: 643,424
Posted By carpentry4thought

Was just denied an Exec card at the call in after...

Was just denied an Exec card at the call in after application. First time this has happened to me, and I was approved for Amex and Chase cards between this.
Dec 9, 14, 8:13 am
Replies: 4,205
Views: 953,080
Posted By carpentry4thought

Hi everyone. OK, I've been given two crappy...

Hi everyone. OK, I've been given two crappy Alaska cards by BofA with 5,000 bonus offers. How to avoid this? Is there a consensus on whether or not closing cards/reducing credit limits helps? Have...
Sep 21, 14, 9:20 pm
Replies: 248
Views: 34,439
Posted By carpentry4thought

This will be known as the Palin post.

This will be known as the Palin post.
Sep 19, 14, 3:18 am
Replies: 3,048
Views: 674,464
Posted By carpentry4thought

Hello everyone. I got the Amex and Citi Hilton...

Hello everyone. I got the Amex and Citi Hilton cards, but Citi gave me the Gold one. I seem to remember it being reported that the bonus remains the same in such a case, but can anyone confirm this?...
Sep 7, 14, 6:55 am
Replies: 9,737
Views: 2,385,622
Posted By carpentry4thought

Unless you have solid information about this,...

Unless you have solid information about this, it's irresponsible to post such a thing.
Forum: Thailand
Sep 4, 14, 3:08 am
Replies: 23
Views: 3,498
Posted By carpentry4thought

I've had two of the blue little books. Or I...

I've had two of the blue little books. Or I shouldn't type that in case not all of them are blue. That would be controversial around here.
Forum: Thailand
Sep 3, 14, 7:48 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 3,498
Posted By carpentry4thought

The non-immigrant (business) visa is what...

The non-immigrant (business) visa is what foreigners need to work in Thailand, unless you've married a local. Are you saying it's inappropriate to call it a work visa for shorthand? Everyone at my...
Sep 3, 14, 10:01 am
Replies: 9,737
Views: 2,385,622
Posted By carpentry4thought

And now the buffet fantasies of the starving....

And now the buffet fantasies of the starving. hahaha

To put my fantasy on the record, I hope everything is back in October, just in time for my return to the States.
Forum: Thailand
Sep 3, 14, 9:53 am
Replies: 23
Views: 3,498
Posted By carpentry4thought

The Thai embassy in DC deemed a non-B visa...

The Thai embassy in DC deemed a non-B visa application incomplete until I provided proof of onward travel within three months of expected use. Incidentally, a background check is now showing on the...
Forum: Thailand
Sep 3, 14, 8:21 am
Replies: 23
Views: 3,498
Posted By carpentry4thought

I wouldn't bank on San Diego agents being any...

I wouldn't bank on San Diego agents being any different than Chicago ones.

Edit: Also note that the longer tourist visa requires proof of onward travel and financial means. Heck, onward travel was...
Forum: Thailand
Sep 3, 14, 8:13 am
Replies: 23
Views: 3,498
Posted By carpentry4thought

Flying from CHI to BKK and MNL, and between MNL...

Flying from CHI to BKK and MNL, and between MNL and BKK, the airline agents have absolutely required me this year to have printed proof of onward travel. Electronic wouldn't do. Immigration has never...
Forum: Thailand
Sep 3, 14, 4:01 am
Replies: 23
Views: 3,498
Posted By carpentry4thought

Proof of onward travel for the visa-on-arrival is...

Proof of onward travel for the visa-on-arrival is required and airline agents have been very diligent about enforcing it lately. All you need is a printout that shows a reservation for an outward...
Sep 3, 14, 12:45 am
Replies: 9,737
Views: 2,385,622
Posted By carpentry4thought

http://www.nerdwallet.com/blog/tips/rewards-credit...

http://www.nerdwallet.com/blog/tips/rewards-credit-card-tips/retailers-accept-american-express/

I think Amex has worked the numbers, and continues to.

My father ran a small business and I...
Aug 30, 14, 8:09 pm
Replies: 3,674
Views: 562,522
Posted By carpentry4thought

Your story is shifting, but nonetheless ... You...

Your story is shifting, but nonetheless ... You wrote that a cashier went around pointing you out to their colleagues. Can you get anymore high profile for this sort of thing?
Aug 30, 14, 4:07 am
Replies: 3,674
Views: 562,522
Posted By carpentry4thought

This reads as a demonstration of how to kill a...

This reads as a demonstration of how to kill a deal for one's self.
Aug 28, 14, 12:30 am
Replies: 3,674
Views: 562,522
Posted By carpentry4thought

Don't let them get to you. They've all been...

Don't let them get to you. They've all been spoonfed methods and tactics. It's just a matter of doing it away from the scrutiny of the open forum. In other words, try using the PM function.
Aug 22, 14, 1:37 pm
Replies: 9,737
Views: 2,385,622
Posted By carpentry4thought

Personally, thumbs down on the new headline.

Personally, thumbs down on the new headline.
Aug 20, 14, 5:54 pm
Replies: 8,977
Views: 1,700,789
Posted By carpentry4thought

I don't see the deal being dead. It's just...

I don't see the deal being dead. It's just reduced, as expected. Indeed, the big bonanza went longer than anyone around here seriously predicted.
Aug 20, 14, 2:34 pm
Replies: 4,684
Views: 1,045,544
Posted By carpentry4thought

I wouldn't want to say my personal info aloud in...

I wouldn't want to say my personal info aloud in a WMT, and from a larger perspective ...

As a former corporate trainer around the world, things you always tell the frontline people not to do...
Aug 20, 14, 2:19 pm
Replies: 4,684
Views: 1,045,544
Posted By carpentry4thought

No one here will call Walmart's training programs...

No one here will call Walmart's training programs good.
Aug 20, 14, 1:35 pm
Replies: 4,684
Views: 1,045,544
Posted By carpentry4thought

They may have found that amount to be...

They may have found that amount to be "suspicious." You're not to know when they make reportage on you, so it's not like you'll get an absolute answer on this.
Aug 12, 14, 3:53 pm
Replies: 4,684
Views: 1,045,544
Posted By carpentry4thought

Something about privacy and the avoidance of...

Something about privacy and the avoidance of stalking.
Aug 12, 14, 2:53 pm
Replies: 4,684
Views: 1,045,544
Posted By carpentry4thought

It's so rude to be posting about a guy, but now...

It's so rude to be posting about a guy, but now I'm so fascinated. :)
Aug 12, 14, 2:19 pm
Replies: 8,977
Views: 1,700,789
Posted By carpentry4thought

How about you just call the World Headquarters of...

How about you just call the World Headquarters of Everything Financial, tell them you want a fishing trip to Panama, and they'll tell you which MS products to buy, where, when, and how to interact...
Aug 12, 14, 2:02 am
Replies: 8,977
Views: 1,700,789
Posted By carpentry4thought

What's left to discuss? Would you like to know...

What's left to discuss? Would you like to know about the first class flight I took to BKK with some these AA miles? :confused:
Showing results 1 to 25 of 571
 

Forum Jump