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Apr 8, 20, 7:03 pm
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Posted By pattermj

So I got the message today regarding change...

So I got the message today regarding change fee/cancel fee waived for flights past April 30. We have a flight scheduled in June and are still planning on doing it but it is currently $500 less....
Jan 20, 20, 8:01 pm
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Views: 61,584
Posted By pattermj

I feel this is a poor generalization. Personally,...

I feel this is a poor generalization. Personally, we have the Alaska CC simply because we had a series of known expenses coming up, available hardpulls within the 2yr chase window, and no comparable...
Jan 18, 20, 8:21 pm
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Views: 61,584
Posted By pattermj

Is this even possible?

So my instincts tell me know but I want to check, is the following flight plan possible?

Using a companion pass for the 2nd adult:
Round trip flight from DC region and returning to DC region as...
Aug 25, 18, 9:00 pm
Replies: 3,029
Views: 845,398
Posted By pattermj

Arg dang, I was thinking it was similar to the...

Arg dang, I was thinking it was similar to the Alaska card or delta card where just having it gave me the benefit. Well guess this is out the winodw
Aug 25, 18, 3:22 pm
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Views: 845,398
Posted By pattermj

So I just connected that we have a flight on...

So I just connected that we have a flight on United this coming Friday (in 6 days) and I don't have status or a card for free bags. Since there is a good chance we will have 2 checked bags RT that...
Apr 8, 18, 9:36 am
Replies: 168
Views: 99,696
Posted By pattermj

Thanks for the search, we are just limited with...

Thanks for the search, we are just limited with it having to be a same day turn on a saturday or sunday due to work. IAD would in theory be possible so I will check that. My wife understands the...
Apr 7, 18, 9:53 pm
Replies: 168
Views: 99,696
Posted By pattermj

The cost and reason for the quick turn flight is...

The cost and reason for the quick turn flight is doing the challenger. I just don't see much value from doing 2x flights +$30 compared to sadly paying the straight $650
Apr 7, 18, 8:40 pm
Replies: 168
Views: 99,696
Posted By pattermj

Regaining wife's lost 100k miles

So I sadly wasn't tracking my wife's account and 2 weeks after needing them it turns out my wife lost her miles from non-use. This was less than a year ago. I have been wanting to do the reengagement...
Mar 26, 18, 7:24 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 1,049
Posted By pattermj

Combining southwest companion PNRs to get precheck?

So my wife has the companion pass (aka I am the companion) while I have precheck. We will be traveling this summer with our 20 month old and ideally I would like to get precheck to make life easier...
Dec 27, 17, 8:40 am
Replies: 0
Views: 897
Posted By pattermj

How to best leverage the 5% cards this year?

So I am trying to figure out the best way to leverage the 5%s for this year. I have Amazon Prime + card for constant 5%, I also have Discover IT in its first year so 10% in specific categories, the...
Sep 25, 17, 8:50 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 689
Posted By pattermj

Hmm good point on the bonus dates through rewards...

Hmm good point on the bonus dates through rewards programs. Since the ones I am most interested in are southwest and United they should be there. Still have some questions on others but not as...
Sep 25, 17, 8:01 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 689
Posted By pattermj

Is it possible to call bank/CC company to ask what my closed card was?

So, I have decided (rather late sadly) that I need to track the cards I have had to start better churning activities. The problem is I have been doing this for 5-7 years now and not really been...
Sep 3, 17, 7:04 pm
Replies: 1,796
Views: 156,220
Posted By pattermj

Rusty, thanks for the information, I apologize...

Rusty, thanks for the information, I apologize for the snarkness of the second post. Going to do a bit more reading but the wife is suggesting some changes which may make this all moot. At this point...
Sep 3, 17, 1:56 pm
Replies: 1,796
Views: 156,220
Posted By pattermj

Ok, sadly no luck on first question being...

Ok, sadly no luck on first question being answered, here is second and third. Why does Alaska offer the First Class Upgrade option when looking to book a ticket (for $50 more) and then it has the...
Sep 1, 17, 1:09 pm
Replies: 1,796
Views: 156,220
Posted By pattermj

Hoping this is a quick answer. I am looking to...

Hoping this is a quick answer. I am looking to book for a friends wedding out in June/July 2018. We are looking to make it a west coast trip to see family as well so multi-city. I am currently MVP...
Sep 1, 17, 9:12 am
Replies: 44
Views: 7,686
Posted By pattermj

Thanks for info everyone, guess Discover really...

Thanks for info everyone, guess Discover really is limited to what I was seeing. I think we will go with the IT CB card with the hope that the rotating 5% aligns differently then the chase freedom.
Aug 31, 17, 11:20 am
Replies: 44
Views: 7,686
Posted By pattermj

Discover card options?

So we just started at a new daycare and the only credit card they take is Discover (kind of amazes me as I thought Discover had a higher charge rate vs others but whatever). I don't have a discover...
Forum: TravelBuzz
May 6, 17, 8:00 pm
Replies: 55
Views: 15,768
Posted By pattermj

Yea not getting it. If someone's feet smell and...

Yea not getting it. If someone's feet smell and causing a disruption, yes an issue. If they are dirty and leaving crap all over the bulkhead, yes an issue. But otherwise they are trying to get...
Mar 21, 17, 8:38 pm
Replies: 3,029
Views: 845,398
Posted By pattermj

With AF. Sadly no branches around me (being in...

With AF. Sadly no branches around me (being in VA) but if it is possible to get the AF waived I think I will have to jump on it. Any comments if it is possible to get even the sign up AF waived?
Mar 21, 17, 12:59 pm
Replies: 3,029
Views: 845,398
Posted By pattermj

received a 100k + 7500 authorized user offer...

received a 100k + 7500 authorized user offer today. Trying to decide if it is worth the annual fee since we don't do that much hotel stay wise...thoughts on how the value of Marriott points will be...
Jan 27, 17, 6:41 pm
Replies: 134
Views: 62,781
Posted By pattermj

Yea sorry, as an American this is your cultural...

Yea sorry, as an American this is your cultural stupidity attacking and hurting the rest of us. We have violence depicted everywhere (not saying I count that as a bad thing either) and yet we cant...
Dec 30, 16, 9:02 am
Replies: 1,104
Views: 350,628
Posted By pattermj

So didn't want to open a new thread and my...

So didn't want to open a new thread and my question aligns with the everyday card. I currently have 2 AMEX blue cards, the cash and the preferred cash. I got the cash nearly a decade ago as one of my...
Dec 17, 16, 6:52 am
Replies: 1,269
Views: 127,018
Posted By pattermj

So the wife and I had to switch out flights we...

So the wife and I had to switch out flights we had scheduled for thanksgiving (booked Jan'16) due to newborn joining the family. With the switch we have ~$200 in credit which I seem unable to spend...
Dec 12, 16, 2:38 pm
Replies: 1,066
Views: 8,909
Posted By pattermj

Sadly meetings the morning of the 19th, probably...

Sadly meetings the morning of the 19th, probably can't get to airport until little after noon. Also meetings on the 20th in the morning so matters what time I'd get back, aka need to land probably...
Dec 12, 16, 2:01 pm
Replies: 1,066
Views: 8,909
Posted By pattermj

So, work shifted me from a Y fare to a Q/U fare,...

So, work shifted me from a Y fare to a Q/U fare, as such I am 1521 PQMs short of gold. Trying to decide if something can be done cost effectively and within my very limited date schedule...
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