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Sep 2, 16, 10:59 am
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Posted By vmsea

Man. that's a tough world out there!

Man. that's a tough world out there!
Aug 29, 16, 8:47 pm
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Views: 3,359
Posted By vmsea

Good cards to churn?

Amex - life time bonus - so cards are worthless to churn
Chase - 5/24 rule - ouch.

What's left? Citi AA cards?

serious question - what are good churning cycles/strategies these days? (have...
Jan 20, 16, 5:20 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 557
Posted By vmsea

Help with using Delta or Alaska

In the past i've always used Alaska b/c i fly delta/american/korean/etc.

This year i will fly 4 times to NYC, once to NRT, LUX, Hawaii, Phx. most of that all on Delta.

I think total is around...
Jul 7, 15, 4:16 pm
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Views: 2,685
Posted By vmsea

i was reconsideration online.. rejected on phone.

i was reconsideration online.. rejected on phone.
Jul 6, 15, 1:27 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 2,685
Posted By vmsea

Chase Ink Plus - Reapply wait after denial?

Applied for a chase ink plus and was denied as 'business income too low'.

Business income is now higher.. how long do i have to wait to reapply?
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Views: 610,449
Posted By vmsea

Yup. easy to do.... fun too.

Yup. easy to do.... fun too.
Forum: TravelBuzz
Jun 5, 15, 2:35 pm
Replies: 28
Views: 3,999
Posted By vmsea

I'm allergic to coffee, but i'd pick the...

I'm allergic to coffee, but i'd pick the coffee/beverage everyday b/c i don't think kids under 2 with their own seat amounts to any safer of an experience..

again UNLIMITED resources.. i'd buy one...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Jun 4, 15, 12:30 pm
Replies: 28
Views: 3,999
Posted By vmsea

Safe kid IS priceless sure.. but an extra seat...

Safe kid IS priceless sure..
but an extra seat isn't bring much more safety to the kid..
again i don't know the statistics, but how many accidents have there been where a kid was killed but the...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Jun 2, 15, 2:01 pm
Replies: 28
Views: 3,999
Posted By vmsea

I would to have the space yes.. but not for...

I would to have the space yes.. but not for 'safety'.. i still wouldn't bring a car seat in to strap the kid in. one more heavy thing to lug onboard.. no thanks :)

lap belt is plenty safe to me.....
Forum: TravelBuzz
Jun 1, 15, 4:50 pm
Replies: 28
Views: 3,999
Posted By vmsea

There's a lap belt.. so maybe there's a slightly...

There's a lap belt.. so maybe there's a slightly elevated risk.. sure.. but there's a risk to everything..
how many infants have died in an injury/crash of a plane? (where the entire plane...
Forum: DiningBuzz
Jun 1, 15, 4:37 pm
Replies: 79
Views: 16,931
Posted By vmsea

If you drink both of these within a year of...

If you drink both of these within a year of release, you probably can't tell.. other than then $150 is probably more tannic and probably less pleasant to drink.

Cellar them properly for 15-20...
Forum: DiningBuzz
May 29, 15, 4:52 pm
Replies: 65
Views: 10,674
Posted By vmsea

Favorite is probably a Krug NV or well aged Dom...

Favorite is probably a Krug NV or well aged Dom Perignon (like 10+ years min).
Forum: TravelBuzz
Apr 23, 15, 10:31 pm
Replies: 147
Views: 27,854
Posted By vmsea

I have a 14 month old.. never seen a pacifier.....

I have a 14 month old.. never seen a pacifier.. don't believe in them. (i think they're bad for the kid. Just an easy way to 'shut the baby' up.. if you engage with the kid, they usually don't cry...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Apr 23, 15, 2:39 pm
Replies: 147
Views: 27,854
Posted By vmsea

Have you met babies that don't cry? it's kinda...

Have you met babies that don't cry? it's kinda what they do...

I'm talking babies.. not young kids.. but if they aren't old enough to walk, are you expecting them not to cry? :D
Apr 22, 15, 8:37 pm
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Views: 334,808
Posted By vmsea

I guess proof will be in the pudding.. the agent...

I guess proof will be in the pudding.. the agent says i'll get it.. but we'll see once i hit spend. :)
Apr 22, 15, 3:51 pm
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Views: 334,808
Posted By vmsea

I called: 1-877-399-3083 I last got the...

I called: 1-877-399-3083

I last got the regular Platinum card in 2012, cancelled Apr 2013.


Agent did not ask if i was a Amerprise client or not.. in fact didn't even mention Amerprise.
kept...
Apr 21, 15, 10:38 am
Replies: 1,119
Views: 334,808
Posted By vmsea

Applied. 10-12 days notice. call...

Applied. 10-12 days notice.

call reconsideration. got a super perky/friendly agent.

approved. confirmed 25K bonus (even though i've gotten amex plat bonus before), and no annual fee.

not a...
Replies: 36
Views: 8,245
Posted By vmsea

Staying there in May.. sadly they are now 40K a...

Staying there in May.. sadly they are now 40K a night..

when i booked the property it must've been prior to a revaluation. i booked at 30K/nt.. i think that's a pretty good bargain..
Jan 25, 15, 12:05 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 1,155
Posted By vmsea

CC Churn - date clarification

When a card says you have to wait 24 months (say Chase Sapphire just as an example)..

Jan 1, 2015 - Apply for Sapphire

Dec 28th, 2015 - Cancel Sapphire

When can i apply again?
Jan 2, 2017...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Jan 15, 15, 12:44 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 1,456
Posted By vmsea

Thanks for the feedback guys... I guess a...

Thanks for the feedback guys... I guess a "little" is relative.. you can't pay for some stuff with credit card in Amsterdam.. ;)

Jokes aside, i'll probably bring a combination of a little Euro i...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Jan 15, 15, 10:35 am
Replies: 15
Views: 1,456
Posted By vmsea

Exchanging for Foreign Currency - best location?

Where is it best to get some foreign currency..

In this case Euros?
I'm based in the US (Seattle). I know i can pull cash using debit card, and spend using credit cards, but i'd like to have a...
Jan 8, 15, 12:07 pm
Replies: 4,476
Views: 957,201
Posted By vmsea

Chase CC - 2 free night - blackout?

Are there any blackout dates for these Chase 2 free nights - any categories?

Planning a trip to Maldives - park hyatt.. but concerned after i get CC, finish spend, etc etc.. the hotel gets blacked...
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Views: 610,449
Posted By vmsea

what does "release days" mean? how can we as...

what does "release days" mean? how can we as users release days?
u mean for bookings we held and now don't need?
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Views: 610,449
Posted By vmsea

Just ask them to clear it.. they do that.. and u...

Just ask them to clear it.. they do that.. and u basically have a small fridge.
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Views: 610,449
Posted By vmsea

Just a dissenting opinion here, but i would do...

Just a dissenting opinion here, but i would do 4+5..

My wife and I enjoyed Moorea much more.
Bora Bora is all that more.. but it's natural beauty and you kinda take it for granted a little...
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