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re: Wedding Anniversary Trip to Grand Cayman - txtiger79
I agree from a hard product standpoint. However, the location and service make up for it in my opinion. That being said, I’d never pay the peak rates there which routinely get over $1100/night plus $75 resort and 10% service fees for standard rooms. ...
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re: Wedding Anniversary Trip to Grand Cayman - txtiger79
The Ritz is very good. Great deal if you have 280,000 Marriott points laying around or go off peak. As others have said, the island is expensive. If you don’t want to spring for a charter tour, Red Sail Sports is good for the stingray tour. They usually include a snorkeling stop as well. ...
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re: DirecTV customer loyalty discount - txtiger79
Ditto. Just got my bill down to $35/mo....
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re: Credit Card Rewards and Points Discussion - txtiger79
[quote]Biz tix are in the $2.2 - $2.4k range. [/quote] I think she’s going to end up buying biz. ...
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re: Credit Card Rewards and Points Discussion - txtiger79
This is craziness. These avios are going to be pretty much worthless. The only other currency she has is Qatar points but they've got a crazy partner chart too. Might have to look into her flying separately to a gateway city....
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re: Credit Card Rewards and Points Discussion - txtiger79
Im trying to help someone book an award ticket to India. She only has avios. I priced out a Qatar Biz itinerary on ba.com and it kicked out 375,000 points and $900. Does that sound right? Seems very high. ...
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re: How much auto insurance do I need? Am I paying too much? - txtiger79
[quote]You're paying $492 per year to protect a $2500 asset.[/quote] Plus the deductible. OP, before you cut coverage, go shop around. Your rate does seem high. There is significant variability in pricing across insurance firms. ...
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re: Anyone ever ship a car somewhere? - txtiger79
I’ve used Montway with good results before ...
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re: What's the Shortest Flight You've Been On? - txtiger79
[quote]Continental also used to fly from IAH to Ellington as well which is about 30 miles.[/quote] I did this round trip twice in one day to get 4 segments to requalify for CO platinum status several years ago. Totally worth it. ...
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