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Sharp practice: British Airways' new Avios program

Sharp practice: British Airways' new Avios program

Jul 18th, 2012, 09:00 PM
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really great article, nelle#
we still have a bunch of avios and this is helpful as we look at how to use them. have gone back to united because of the insane fees.
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Jul 19th, 2012, 09:56 PM
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Like nelle1949 above I got a Chase card and 100K miles. I used most to fly to Africa last May but it still cost me $1,100 for all those bogus charges. And 2 of the 4 BA flight crews were almost rude, not helpful/friendly at all. Never flying BA again.

regards - tom
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Jul 22nd, 2012, 09:55 AM
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Also found another great site. Really helpful- www.thepointsguy.com
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Jul 24th, 2012, 06:43 AM
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Thanks, nelle -- good site!
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Jul 28th, 2012, 08:14 AM
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We polished off the remainder of our "Avios" points with a one night hotel stay in London before traveling to the continent. Still had to use some cash for a better category room. Really sours me on BA at all.
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