membership reward points roll call: as i just broke a million again

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rohnin
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Postby rohnin » Sat Jul 06, 2013 6:54 pm

about 150k right now. waiting for some promo to transfer them to an airline like delta or aa


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Postby fantasy86dj » Mon Jul 08, 2013 3:52 am

I guess I could redeem on Ethiad - I flew recently on Melbourne > Abu Dhabi > Manchester and it was the best 24 hours in Economy that I did. It's such a long flight from Australia to Europe !

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Postby djrez4 » Mon Jul 08, 2013 7:33 am

fantasy86dj wrote:Besides some sort of world record - the redemption that I want is 2 return tickets Melbourne - Manchester in First Class on QANTAS


You can do that for way less: transfer to any Qantas partner and redeem.

NEVER pay with points.
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Postby FastSRT8 » Mon Jul 08, 2013 10:24 am

Good tip. Transfer to an airline is smart.



djrez4 wrote:You can do that for way less: transfer to any Qantas partner and redeem.

NEVER pay with points.
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Postby Sevenfeet » Mon Jul 08, 2013 4:02 pm

Only $41K since I stopped using the Platinum for everything.
Cards:
American Express Platinum (NPSL)
Penfed Platinum Reward Visa ($28K)
Chase Freedom Visa ($25K)
Fidelity American Express ($20K)
American Express Blue Cash Preferred ($20K)
Bank of America Cash Rewards MasterCard ($20K)
Citi Thank You Preferred Visa ($9.5K)
Chase Sapphire Preferred ($7.5K)
US Bank Cash + Visa Signature ($7K)
Discover IT ($4K)

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FastSRT8
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Postby FastSRT8 » Mon Jul 08, 2013 4:49 pm

Sevenfeet wrote:Only $41K since I stopped using the Platinum for everything.


What are you using now??
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Postby FutureBillionaire » Mon Jul 08, 2013 6:43 pm

agp wrote:I have 108 MR points, and have no desire to get more. UR points all the way baby.


UR is the way to go.
Gas: Discover It, Penfed Platinum Rewards x2, Chase freedom, Citi TYP
Plane tickets: CSP
Groceries: AMEX BCP, Penfed Platinum Rewards,Citi TYP
Clothes: Express, Amex BCP, Discover IT
Amazon: Citi Forward, Cash +
Restaurants: Citi Forward, Chase Freedom, Discover IT, CSP
Hotels and other travel: Discover Escape, CSP
Movies: BofA travel rewards visa signature(fandango), Discover IT, Citi Forward, Freedom
Bars, clubs, tomfoolery: CSP, Citi Forward, Discover IT, Freedom
Balance transfers: Kroger 123 rewards
Bill Pay: Chase Ink Plus, Citi Forward
Everyday spending: Bofa Accelerated cash rewards amex, Discover Escape

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FastSRT8
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Postby FastSRT8 » Mon Jul 08, 2013 9:09 pm

FutureBillionaire wrote:UR is the way to go.


What is UR?
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Moneytalks
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Postby Moneytalks » Mon Jul 08, 2013 9:20 pm

FastSRT8 wrote:What is UR?


It's "ultimate rewards" the Chase equivalent of Amex "membership rewards"
Wallet: Amex BCE & Chase Freedom. (Credit Card dieting since 2014)

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Postby Rory » Mon Jul 08, 2013 10:35 pm

around 37,000 long way to a million, way to go SRT8, though im sure your spending habits have no comparison to a college kid
Amex Zync - NPSL (Cleared up to 25k)
Amex BCE - 12000 limit
Amex BCP - 4200 limit
FIA Rewards Amex- 3500 limit
Chase Freedom - 2000 limit
Chase Slate - 2000 Limit
BoA Cash Rewards Privileges- 3000 limit
Barclaycard Rewards MC - 3000 limit
Discover IT- 3500 limit
Marriott PR- 5000 limit
21 years old with alot of life to spend ;)
Its not about the ending, its about the journey,
just as long as the ending is just as good :cool:



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