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re: Starwood Properties/Points for Disney - cmlsu
[quote]Hmm I'd argue against that but I'm sure you've weighed in on it yourself[/quote] I kinda meant it tongue in cheek as it would be a last resort. Definitely at the bottom of my list of best redemptions....
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re: Starwood Properties/Points for Disney - cmlsu
Let me know if you still have link and I'll probably use it. I have a feeling I may transfer some UR to Marriott to SPG. Or, it would be great if I could just transfer UR to SPG :lol:...
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Starwood Properties/Points for Disney - cmlsu
Ok, I need advice on this. I'm usually a Hilton/Hyatt guy but I've decided to try to go the Starwood route for Disney trip with the family in April. We plan to stay a week at the Dolphin or Swan. My questions are... What's the difference between the two hotels? What's the best route to achie...
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re: Using Starwood For Disney - cmlsu
[quote]You might get more replies if you post this thread on the Travel Board. There are several regular posters on that board who know quite a bit about Disney.[/quote] Yah, I was considering that but I also want the credit card rewards/manufacture spend aspect as well. I'll go ahead and post ov...
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Using Starwood For Disney - cmlsu
Ok, I need advice on this. I'm usually a Hilton/Hyatt guy but I've decided to try to go the Starwood route for Disney trip with the family in April. We plan to stay a week at the Dolphin or Swan. My questions are... What's the difference between the two hotels? What's the best route to achiev...
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re: Credit Card Rewards and Points Discussion - cmlsu
Yah, I would only buy them online when promos came out...go through portal and purchase with cc....
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re: Credit Card Rewards and Points Discussion - cmlsu
[quote]I joined this party way to late [/quote] You may be safe for this batch if you can take advantage by the end of the month. Even if CVS is removed, I'll still jump on the $500 gc promos in the future. I net about $45 per card when those come around without the CVS spend....
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re: Credit Card Rewards and Points Discussion - cmlsu
[quote]effective immediately?[/quote] Conflicting reports...some are saying immediately and some are saying January 20th. ...
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re: Credit Card Rewards and Points Discussion - cmlsu
For those of you who have been using the "five back visa gc", it looks like CVS will not longer be participating with the 5% back. Bummmer...
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re: Lawsuit money question? (Tax related) - cmlsu
Is it too late to file? Haha...
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re: Real estate agent commission - cmlsu
[quote]Of course you can negotiate but you absolutely cannot name your price. They have costs and overhead and they will have a bottom line. To just state that you can pay whatever you wish as a commission is just wrong.[/quote] Hence the rest of my post....or the agent can choose not to waste th...
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re: Real estate agent commission - cmlsu
[quote] No. You really can't if you use a real estate agent. Terrible information.[/quote] Absolutely you can...all agent commission is negotiable until it's agreed upon at time of listing....
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re: Real estate agent commission - cmlsu
It's all negotiable. You can pay whatever you wish for your property and the agent can accept or not waste their time....
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re: Credit Card Rewards and Points Discussion - cmlsu
I have had luck getting the sapphire reserve approved via secure message for my wife several months ago when her AU card put her at 5/24. Initial app went pending and I sent a secure message the next day....
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re: Restaurants in New York - cmlsu
Thanks....I'm gonna research these menus. :cheers:...
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re: Restaurants in New York - cmlsu
I would say we're more likely to do American, Italian, Greek or Chinese. (Probably that order) Price range can vary....I'm looking for a couple of lunch options and a couple evening. I would say $150/each person for evening meal would be tops....
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Restaurants in New York - cmlsu
My wife and I will be staying at the Andaz 5th Avenue in New York tomorrow through Sunday. Any recommendations for must eats around that area?...
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re: Credit Card Rewards and Points Discussion - cmlsu
What are the current ways to get free in-air wifi? Best options? (Specifically a United flight)...
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re: Credit Card Rewards and Points Discussion - cmlsu
Has anyone been using the five back gift cards? Looks lucrative. 5 off the five back card is currently available. I go through a shopping portal for 2.3% back, 3x purchase on my Citi Att, 5% off purchase of a card...then I'm going to use the physical gift card for purchases and gain an additional...
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