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Apr 22, 18, 8:07 pm
Replies: 188
Views: 56,429
Posted By jrseattle

Does anyone use the Amex Delta cards to do...

Does anyone use the Amex Delta cards to do creative spending at "donationplastics.com" (substitute the somewhat equivalent terms). Is Amex giving miles for those purchases, boosts, waiver? Thx.
Jan 28, 18, 2:21 pm
Replies: 97
Views: 17,753
Posted By jrseattle

Orbitz works with just 2 nights. Price jumps...

Orbitz works with just 2 nights. Price jumps about $100 after selecting flights, still good. No other date combinations seem to work for this price.
Can't figure out how to select just 3 hotel...
Nov 29, 16, 7:17 pm
Replies: 2,443
Views: 670,044
Posted By jrseattle

Aviator Red: Called earlier with no offers....

Aviator Red:

Called earlier with no offers. Called again today, 3 times. The first 2 reps were clueless, the 3rd transferred me to a representative who could only offer 0% for 6 months, nothing...
Nov 1, 16, 1:22 pm
Replies: 2,443
Views: 670,044
Posted By jrseattle

Called today (1 Nov) for a retention offer and...

Called today (1 Nov) for a retention offer and talked to a specialist immediately. We had a very pleasant conversation but she was unable to offer me anything (she apologized) besides Product Change...
Apr 17, 16, 6:58 pm
Replies: 28
Views: 3,460
Posted By jrseattle

I had booked 4 (four!) award flights SEA-AMS from...

I had booked 4 (four!) award flights SEA-AMS from Business outbound and Economy inbound via PDX for July/August at 100,000 miles each, all on the same flights, which I thought was quite a feat! I had...
Mar 24, 16, 3:19 pm
Replies: 2,230
Views: 379,683
Posted By jrseattle

Upgraded at the gate!

I flew HKG-DFW today and was on the waitlist (using SWU) for over 2 months with no luck. Once at the gate I was #2 on the list with one seat available. Luckily there was a no show for business class...
Feb 24, 16, 5:00 pm
Replies: 215
Views: 47,631
Posted By jrseattle

I'm trying to book a saver award in F...

I'm trying to book a saver award in F AUH-JFK-YVR. First leg is on Etihad, Second on Cathay Pacific. The current cost for this award is 90K miles.
However, there is no availability on the AUH-JFK...
Apr 24, 15, 5:01 pm
Replies: 710
Views: 130,156
Posted By jrseattle

Costco ATM Fees

I was just charged $2.25 at the ATM in the local Costco; it used to be $1.25. Is that just the store here in Woodinville or everywhere?
What are the alternatives to get money out?
Mar 19, 15, 10:49 am
Replies: 149
Views: 77,446
Posted By jrseattle

Try to find a grocery store like Kroger to do...

Try to find a grocery store like Kroger to do credit card bill payments with cash using CheckFreePay (to VISA or MASTERCARD). I regularly make 2k cash payments and the people at Fred Meyer don't...
Mar 17, 15, 10:37 am
Replies: 17
Views: 2,783
Posted By jrseattle

Amex Skymiles Options Card

Just called Amex and was told that they don't accept any more applications for the Skymiles Options card. "That card is on its way out".
Mar 1, 15, 4:50 pm
Replies: 4,058
Views: 738,874
Posted By jrseattle

Success: Global Upgrade Available SVO-JFK-SEA

I was able to apply my last GUC to the return portion of my April visit to Saint Petersburg and Moscow, both return legs were available immediately (no wait listing). Total fare SEA-CDG-LED, then...
Jan 14, 15, 10:21 am
Replies: 1,203
Views: 264,242
Posted By jrseattle

Received warning. Safe to use PP Debit Card

Received the warning a few days ago. I loaded almost 4K of PPMyCash into the account for a few months, plus some Ebay sales and Kiva funds. I NEVER withdrew funds to a bank account, only used the PP...
Jan 6, 15, 3:59 pm
Replies: 4,358
Views: 2,507,293
Posted By jrseattle

EMV and gift cards

Sorry if this has been discussed already (search for EMV yields no hits).

Now that credit card machines are being converted to EMV (chip enabled cards) and merchants will be responsible for fraud...
Jan 1, 15, 5:37 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 3,644
Posted By jrseattle

Two days ago, I used the Barclay's Arrival plus...

Two days ago, I used the Barclay's Arrival plus card to fund my new Citibank Gold account with $1000. My cash advance limit on that card is $1 so I knew there was no risk trying it. Barclay's first...
Oct 8, 14, 3:05 pm
Replies: 2,913
Views: 880,661
Posted By jrseattle

Called today to ask for any offers to renew the...

Called today to ask for any offers to renew the United MileagePlus Explorer card because I am currently not flying United and was told immediately, seems like without checking my account, that there...
Sep 13, 14, 11:39 pm
Replies: 5,339
Views: 739,929
Posted By jrseattle

Booked two low level award tickets SEA-AMS for...

Booked two low level award tickets SEA-AMS for summer 2015:
June 2015: economy class at 30,000 SM each outbound
Aug 2015: Business Elite at 62,500 SM each return
My 11 year old daughter will be...
Sep 13, 14, 11:27 pm
Replies: 99
Views: 18,643
Posted By jrseattle

I agree completely. I recently flew BE (using 2...

I agree completely. I recently flew BE (using 2 GUCs) SEA-HKG and back. It didn't work too well for the outbound flight since I slept a good portion, arrived in HKG around 7pm and could NOT sleep...
Jul 3, 14, 6:31 am
Replies: 82
Views: 13,687
Posted By jrseattle

Bad RyanAir experience

I've had good luck with RyanAir in the past, mostly between The Netherlands and Spain, but not this time.
We flew Alicante Eindhoven on June 25, scheduled departure time 8:15AM.

RyanAir boarded...
Jul 3, 14, 6:01 am
Replies: 91
Views: 7,343
Posted By jrseattle

MQM: 99,351 (incl 13,566 Seattle bonus and 25,000...

MQM: 99,351 (incl 13,566 Seattle bonus and 25,000 Reserve Card)
MQS: 36
MQD: $2,184.

BE flight Sea to Berlin coming up in August (26K MQM) which should make me Diamond. Then SEA to Hong Kong in...
May 21, 14, 1:36 pm
Replies: 4,358
Views: 2,507,293
Posted By jrseattle

Warning: save OneVanilla Prepaid Visa Packaging

I recently purchased 2 OneVanilla Prepaid Visa Cards at RA and both activated according to the receipt.

Unfortunately, one didn't work at WM. I checked online and got the "unknown number" message....
Apr 30, 14, 11:58 pm
Replies: 4,684
Views: 1,048,351
Posted By jrseattle

Same "split tender" problem for me with new system

Lynnwood Walmart. Lady entered all info but then could not do split tender. After some fiddling I was allowed to swipe but the system tried to charge everything to the swiped debit card, which failed...
Apr 16, 14, 2:08 pm
Replies: 3,628
Views: 1,729,880
Posted By jrseattle

Flying ATL-SEA this Saturday (4/10) DL2329...

Flying ATL-SEA this Saturday (4/10) DL2329 departure time 8:35PM in First (2182 miles).
Delta.com says: "Flight Distance: More than 1,500 Miles (3.5 hours +)
You will receive a complimentary meal,...
Mar 23, 14, 5:25 pm
Replies: 491
Views: 213,467
Posted By jrseattle

Orbitz not posting full purchase thru Ultimate Rewards Mall

I recently purchased a Delta ticket using the Ultimate Rewards Mall and Orbitz and noticed that I was not getting credit for the full ticket price.

Upon inspection I found that the tax portion of...
Mar 19, 14, 7:11 pm
Replies: 35
Views: 3,471
Posted By jrseattle

Thanks but that leaves me with another question: ...

Thanks but that leaves me with another question:

I assume that the Upgrade Certificate is returned to you if you don't get upgraded, which would make sense to me (correct me if I am wrong).
...
Mar 19, 14, 6:17 pm
Replies: 35
Views: 3,471
Posted By jrseattle

Are Regional/Global Upgrades per segment?

Maybe a dumb question, but do you have to use a separate upgrade certificate for each flight segment?

Or does the upgrade apply to the (one-way) itinerary?
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