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Jul 27, 20, 4:11 am
Replies: 372
Views: 137,771
Posted By bigbuy

Give it some time. I have 100 offers on my Schwab...

Give it some time. I have 100 offers on my Schwab card right now. Had the card for 3 years.
Mar 28, 20, 9:45 am
Replies: 16
Views: 4,416
Posted By bigbuy

​​​​​​"I think we're positioned to get through...

​​​​​​"I think we're positioned to get through this"
Apparently not since your boss went to taxpayers with his tin cup so you can draw full pay while most other workers will have tp rely on...
Mar 18, 20, 7:50 am
Replies: 1,047
Views: 131,399
Posted By bigbuy

I will push back on this a little bit. As long as...

I will push back on this a little bit. As long as you hoard cash for future capital improvements, you can achieve growth, maybe just not as fast. This is what I did and I never had to borrow money...
Mar 18, 20, 5:40 am
Replies: 1,047
Views: 131,399
Posted By bigbuy

Well my food business was shut down for a month...

Well my food business was shut down for a month by a government due to a fire. I did not have business interruption insurance, but I had built up enough cash on hand to survive and pay my 36 employes...
Dec 15, 19, 4:01 am
Replies: 16
Views: 2,731
Posted By bigbuy

Agreed. Last 4 stays in Europe, I was upgraded to...

Agreed. Last 4 stays in Europe, I was upgraded to full suites. Free Breakfast is big savings.
In the USA, we usually don't expect or receive suite upgrades, but again the free breakfast is nice. ...
Nov 17, 19, 8:53 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 2,553
Posted By bigbuy

Almost guarantee u won. I had a small dispute...

Almost guarantee u won. I had a small dispute closed within minutes in my favor with Amex
Sep 26, 19, 5:51 pm
Replies: 63
Views: 25,209
Posted By bigbuy

Another offsetting fee benefit is the Amex...

Another offsetting fee benefit is the Amex Platinum 15% off Delta Private Jets empty leg program.
$1,275.00 off first year membership
$750.00 off renewals
Sep 24, 19, 2:32 am
Replies: 63
Views: 25,209
Posted By bigbuy

Chase Reserve has vastly superior travel...

Chase Reserve has vastly superior travel insurance and primary car rental insurance.
Replies: 28
Views: 22,340
Posted By bigbuy

This may have been covered in another post, but I...

This may have been covered in another post, but I called today and asked if any Amex Platinum benefits were available JUST for their empty leg program. She said you get 15% off the signup and 15% off...
Aug 20, 19, 1:33 am
Replies: 716
Views: 148,003
Posted By bigbuy

I would suggest www.cruisecompete.com Always...

I would suggest www.cruisecompete.com
Always found better net pricing than using Amex Platinum cruise benefits.
Aug 18, 19, 5:52 am
Replies: 2,850
Views: 1,876,621
Posted By bigbuy

You DO NOT want to cancel before annual fee hits....

You DO NOT want to cancel before annual fee hits. Plenty of info on FT on this subject. I am pretty sure you have around 30 days after the fee hits to cancel the the card and get the fee refunded.
Jun 22, 19, 3:19 am
Replies: 28
Views: 4,198
Posted By bigbuy

This happened to me a few years ago with a Citi...

This happened to me a few years ago with a Citi AA Card with 100k bonus. I was successful doing the following.
Found another card with a 60k bonus with lower spend threshold.
Made 3 calls, and the...
Forum: Cruises
Mar 27, 19, 1:55 am
Replies: 29
Views: 22,406
Posted By bigbuy

Viking has tons of great advertising, but someone...

Viking has tons of great advertising, but someone has to pay for it. I have booked 4 river cruises on gate1, all for less than half what Viking charges for the exact same cruise. Gate1 has 4 vessels...
Forum: Cruises
Mar 5, 19, 2:08 am
Replies: 13
Views: 2,069
Posted By bigbuy

On Prinsendam right now. Cam confirm that CNBC...

On Prinsendam right now. Cam confirm that CNBC has been available every day for last 2 weeks.
Jan 31, 19, 4:58 am
Replies: 215
Views: 123,180
Posted By bigbuy

This is routine for my girlfriend as well for 6...

This is routine for my girlfriend as well for 6 years. There have been a few times that she even got precheck and I did not.
Forum: Cruises
Jan 30, 19, 6:03 am
Replies: 51
Views: 5,626
Posted By bigbuy

I remember asking a long time HAL cruiser "What...

I remember asking a long time HAL cruiser "What was the first thing to go after Carnival bought Holland America?"
Without missing a beat, she said "Fresh squeezed orange juice"
Jan 18, 19, 2:50 am
Replies: 5
Views: 5,599
Posted By bigbuy

I was an independent retailer for over 30 years....

I was an independent retailer for over 30 years. Whenever I was notified about a chargeback, the first thing I did was mentally calculate the cost/time to look through old invoices, respond etc....
Jan 17, 19, 5:14 am
Replies: 750
Views: 306,880
Posted By bigbuy

LOL, I used to think the same thing, then...

LOL, I used to think the same thing, then realized it probably referred to MIA.
Jan 13, 19, 3:56 am
Replies: 25
Views: 1,822
Posted By bigbuy

Graft? At ATL,,get out of here!! My favorite...

Graft? At ATL,,get out of here!!
My favorite one was the pay phone kickback scandal a few decades ago. I think at least one city councilman went to prison over that one. And don't get me started...
Dec 18, 18, 2:41 am
Replies: 40
Views: 3,981
Posted By bigbuy

Diamond does wonders for me when I check into a...

Diamond does wonders for me when I check into a Hilton property in Europe early in the morning after a red eye flight.
Have never been denied a room although I did have to wait twice for a room to...
Nov 2, 18, 5:50 am
Replies: 36
Views: 4,530
Posted By bigbuy

I flew one in Dec 1986 to Key West on PBA. Think...

I flew one in Dec 1986 to Key West on PBA. Think it was from St Pete airport.
Bad weather forced us to divert to MIA on way back from the Keys. Pretty sure we were the last plane in before MIA...
Oct 10, 18, 2:11 am
Replies: 82
Views: 22,002
Posted By bigbuy

Agree with both of you. My GF has a client that...

Agree with both of you.
My GF has a client that puts a million dollars a month on his Amex card. She just did a job for him that required her to purchase 15k from an outside source that took Amex....
Aug 25, 18, 3:27 am
Replies: 5
Views: 1,058
Posted By bigbuy

What is the average swipe fee down there? Is...

What is the average swipe fee down there? Is there some type of government regulated cap?
Aug 24, 18, 3:28 am
Replies: 16
Views: 2,581
Posted By bigbuy

AwardHacker (http://www.awardhacker.com) Click...

AwardHacker (http://www.awardhacker.com)
Click on "show off peak award". This will give you an idea of what "may" be available.
Edit,, did not catch you only had Sky Pesos.
Aug 23, 18, 6:53 pm
Replies: 1,275
Views: 266,830
Posted By bigbuy

Like you, I also had the SPG business and SPG...

Like you, I also had the SPG business and SPG personal cards. I closed both a few years ago. I applied today for the SPG business and got "no" pop up saying I was not eligible for the bonus and was...
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