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Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 12-06-2018, 08:45 PM
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Other beginner tips: - Even if you have the...

Other beginner tips:

- Even if you have the 1.5x multiplier for the CSR in the Chase portal, you might still get a better deal if you transfer out to hotel/airline partners. For example, if a...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 12-06-2018, 02:23 PM
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Posted By wat?
I think if you're really starting from the...

I think if you're really starting from the beginning (i.e, no cc's with significant travel rewards/cash back), and you've got the minimum spend to hit these higher requirements ($5-10k in 3 months),...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 12-06-2018, 02:01 PM
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Posted By wat?
Read through r/churning on reddit when you get a...

Read through r/churning on reddit when you get a chance, and start reading up on churning sites/blogs (flyertalk, doctorofcredit, etc.)

People tend to plan cheap redemptions when seats become...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 12-06-2018, 01:55 PM
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Posted By wat?
Yes, but to be clear - although your United card...

Yes, but to be clear - although your United card is also a Chase card, it accrues United points specifically, so the miles from that card cannot be redeemed at a higher rate by having a CSR.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 12-03-2018, 09:05 PM
Replies: 735
Views: 46,710
Posted By wat?
I feel like #2 is the question that's not like...

I feel like #2 is the question that's not like the others. If you have judgmental or annoying company, #2 will happen regularly, whether or you are drinking. (And before you say "get better...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 12-03-2018, 04:00 PM
Replies: 930
Views: 130,004
Posted By wat?
say what Amex Offers?

say what



Amex Offers?
Forum: Sports 11-27-2018, 01:56 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 778
Posted By wat?
http://www.espn.com/soccer/conmebol-copa-libertado...

http://www.espn.com/soccer/conmebol-copa-libertadores/story/3710124/conmebol-copa-libertadores-second-leg-between-river-plate-boca-juniors-for-dec-8-9-outside-argentina

Y'all gotta know how to act.
Forum: Chat with the Candidates & Exam Committee 11-16-2018, 02:10 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 17,770
Posted By wat?
Yes. Exams get vetted multiple times after the...

Yes. Exams get vetted multiple times after the initial question is written.

Main difference between FSA exams & prelim exams is that FSA exam questions are released, so there's no repeating...
Forum: Sports 11-08-2018, 02:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 778
Posted By wat?
On the fence about it, too. It seems a bit...

On the fence about it, too. It seems a bit unfair for one team to have home advantage, even if the venue were decided well in advance. (I guess it didn't really help Bayern in 2012, though.)
Forum: Sports 11-08-2018, 02:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 778
Posted By wat?
The Boca Juniors name sounds familiar. He the...

The Boca Juniors name sounds familiar. He the guy used to play in MLS for Columbus?

Also, that's kinda cool - kinda like a CL final b/t Real & Atletico. Or Inter & AC, except that it won't...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-06-2018, 05:20 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 1,981
Posted By wat?
Oh boohoo for a red-eye flight

Oh boohoo for a red-eye flight
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-25-2018, 10:02 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 3,702
Posted By wat?
Alternative to switching apps: if you have a more...

Alternative to switching apps: if you have a more modern TV, you may already have apps native to the TV. Switching between the TV app and the Roku app becomes a matter of inputs, which is faster...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-25-2018, 09:59 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 3,702
Posted By wat?
Hulu Live would cost me $40/month, with all those...

Hulu Live would cost me $40/month, with all those channels, the channels my family would be interested in and the sports channels that I'd be looking for, along with its own exclusive content. ...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-25-2018, 09:45 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 3,702
Posted By wat?
I can pay $9.95 a month to watch HBO without...

I can pay $9.95 a month to watch HBO without paying $50-70 for the rest of cable I don't need. I can use Hulu Live/HBO Now/Fox Sports Go without having to have a cable box hooked up. It's a trimmed...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-25-2018, 05:17 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 3,702
Posted By wat?
That's fair, but I'd rather pay $10-15/month to...

That's fair, but I'd rather pay $10-15/month to ignore a lot of content than I would $50-70/month.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-25-2018, 03:36 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 3,702
Posted By wat?
Or, get a Chromecast or other casting device (or...

Or, get a Chromecast or other casting device (or your TV may already be enabled) and switch apps as quickly as you would on your phone.

Savings via streaming comes in part by paying for what you...
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 10-22-2018, 03:27 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 4,068
Posted By wat?
"What's the dot above the I?" "How do I explain...

"What's the dot above the I?"
"How do I explain this ... it's sometimes Tuesday, and July."
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-18-2018, 03:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 205
Posted By wat?
AM/FM radio

AM/FM radio
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-16-2018, 09:47 PM
Replies: 1,918
Views: 217,955
Posted By wat?
Got a little upset with my ~22-month old about...

Got a little upset with my ~22-month old about her doing what I'd asked her not to do (something like touching the fan, or swinging her fork around when eating).

"Hey! You're not supposed to do...
Forum: Sports 10-10-2018, 06:24 PM
Replies: 11,322
Views: 1,327,830
Posted By wat?
http://www.espn.com/soccer/united-states/story/366...

http://www.espn.com/soccer/united-states/story/3665901/united-states-michael-bradley-on-anniversary-of-trinidad-and-tobago-loss-things-go-on

You know what? At one point, it might've been good to...
Forum: Life 10-10-2018, 06:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,250
Posted By wat?
Really? You should contact Doreen at the Academy...

Really? You should contact Doreen at the Academy - I recall getting my materials in early/mid-August last year.

And I mostly agree with LowProbability's assessment of the exam following the...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-02-2018, 05:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 526
Posted By wat?
https://pointsmilesandmartinis.boardingarea.com/20...

https://pointsmilesandmartinis.boardingarea.com/2016/12/shouldnt-manufacture-spend-square/

TL;DR: Square TOS.
Forum: Sports 09-21-2018, 08:26 PM
Replies: 11,322
Views: 1,327,830
Posted By wat?
The cause/effect relationship should be more...

The cause/effect relationship should be more like, "Get the majority of your players playing in a highly funded, world-class league", and it just so happens Italy, Germany & Spain are among them.
...
Forum: Sports 09-21-2018, 08:23 PM
Replies: 11,322
Views: 1,327,830
Posted By wat?
Confirmation bias. What about England between...

Confirmation bias. What about England between '66 and '18? They've always had their best players in their domestic league, with a heavy concentration.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 09-13-2018, 09:26 PM
Replies: 930
Views: 130,004
Posted By wat?
No double dip, CSR/CSP wait time is 48 months ......

No double dip, CSR/CSP wait time is 48 months ... the hits keep on comin
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