Travel Codex Forum

  1. Administration

    How the forum works, and discussion on making it better.
    1. Introduction to Travel Codex

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      Latest: Introduce Yourself! garepp, Nov 15, 2016
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    2. Suggest New Resources/Categories/Forums

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      Latest: Search Feature Not Working? MS Skier, Sep 16, 2016
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  2. Main Forum

    General topics that do not fit in any other category.
    1. General Miles & Points

      For the topic without a home.
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      Latest: 2nd Wells Fargo Card GettingReady, Dec 5, 2016 at 6:33 PM
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    2. Budget Travel Strategies

      When travel hacking and manufactured spend have their appeal, some people just try to save money by traveling on the cheap.
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    3. Tools & Advice

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      Latest: Best fuel rewards? GettingReady, Dec 6, 2016 at 11:10 AM
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    4. Off Topic

      Anything not directly related to miles and points.
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      Latest: Getting a AS match more than once? F10, Oct 12, 2016
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    5. Meetups & Events

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    6. Refer a Friend

      Use this forum to share your referral links with others -- and also use someone else's link so everyone can benefit.
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  3. Manufactured Spend

    Share the latest tips on minting miles. An upgrade is required for access to some content.
    1. Tips for Newbies

      Use this thread to share advice with newbies who may not have access to the rest of the Manufactured Spend forum.
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      Latest: 3% Cash Back at Sam's Club bahamabun, Nov 20, 2016
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    2. Reselling

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    3. Short-Term Deals

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      Latest: Airbnb $200 GC for $170 (ebay) teri, Dec 6, 2016 at 7:22 AM
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    4. Credit Cards

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    5. All Things PayPal

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    6. Prepaid Cards

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      Latest: Is Paying for Kroger MOs with VGC Dead? MS Skier, Dec 4, 2016 at 5:46 PM
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    7. Banks and Deposit Accounts

      Discuss everything you want about banks, EXCEPT credit cards.
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    8. Shopping Portals

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      Latest: Acorns - Found Money Abe, May 17, 2016
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    9. Regional Opportunities

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      Latest: Maryland/DC Area bodiddely, Oct 10, 2016
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    10. Everything Else/Random Questions

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      Latest: Millions of starpoints?!!!!!!? Aviato, Nov 7, 2016
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  4. Travel Hacking

    Learn how to save on airfare with creative tricks and strategies. An upgrade is required for access to some content.
    1. Tips for Newbies

      Share advice here for newbies who may not have access to the rest of the Fuel Dumping forum.
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    2. Mileage Runs

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    3. Fare Construction

      Learn more about fare rules and combining fares to save money.
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      Latest: Hipmunk update? Tony A., Mar 9, 2016
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    4. Fuel Dumping

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    5. Hidden City Ticketing

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    6. Low Base Fares

      These fares may be a starting point for using a variety of tricks.
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  5. Air Travel

    Discuss the opportunities of specific airlines and their loyalty programs.
    1. Search Tools & Services

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    2. Airline Alliances

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    3. Mistake Fares

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      Latest: Australia super cheap --- Tony A., May 1, 2016
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    4. Discounts and Sales

      Published discounts that are available to all customers. This is NOT the place for mistake fares or tricks!
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      Latest: LAX to DXB Sale FlyingCajun, Apr 29, 2016
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  6. Accommodations

    You'll probably spend more time sleeping in a hotel than you will on the plane. Learn how to cut this expense and maximize the benefits of loyalty.
    1. Mistake Rates

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      Latest: Club Med workaround tskiddan, Aug 6, 2016
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    2. Best Rate Guarantees

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      Latest: BRG success in Las Vegas? nagain, May 9, 2016
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    3. Discounts and Sales

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    4. AirBnb, VRBO, & Other Rentals

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      Latest: How to Use Airbnb Anabelle Pickle, Sep 6, 2016
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  7. Ground Transportation

    Need to get around? For everything between the flight and your hotel, you'll find a place to discuss it here.
    1. Trains and Ferries

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    2. Mass Transit

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  8. Destination Tips & Trip Reports

    Inspire and help others when planning their next great adventure.
    1. North America

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    2. Mexico, Caribbean, & Central America

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    3. Europe

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      Latest: Warsaw or Belgrade? thadeus_d3, Sep 1, 2016
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    4. Middle East

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      Latest: Dubai VWTim, Mar 15, 2016
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    5. Asia

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      Latest: SE Asia Autumn 2016 FlyingCajun, Aug 10, 2016
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    6. South America

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    7. Africa

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    8. India

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    9. Australia/Oceania

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