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Another Sudden Devaluation, Booking Headaches & Sapphire Reserve’s True Value

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MtM Podcast – Alaska JAL Devaluation

On this episode Shawn and Joe discuss the headaches that can be associated with booking awards. Joe’s recent booking included misinformation, strange phone numbers hangups and a lot of patience. Was it worth it?

Other topics discussed include: the true value of the Chase Sapphire Reserve, Hyatt’s tricky new Bonus Journeys promotion and Alaska’s sudden devaluation that adds to a list of recent painful announcements.

I hope you enjoy this episode!

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Shawn Coomer
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Shawn Coomer earns and burns millions of miles/points per year circling the globe with his family. An expert at accumulating travel rewards, he founded Miles to Memories to help others achieve their travel goals for pennies on the dollar. Shawn also runs a million dollar reselling business, knows Vegas better than most and loves to spend his time at the 12 Disney parks across the world.

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  1. Best get used to devaluations because it’s going to continue happening with points, miles and the value of the dollar and it’s about to get a lot worse we’ve got a complete wrecking crew running the country right now and the economy.


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