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The HfP chat thread – Wednesday 14th October

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We have decided to run this daily chat thread on Head for Points during the coronavirus outbreak.

Historically, the daily ‘Bits’ articles were the de facto repository for random comments and questions.  With the news flow being lighter, we are running fewer ‘Bits’ articles.

The comments under this article are where you should post questions about travel and, indeed, anything else on your mind.  At this tricky time, and given that many of you are at home, we want the HfP community to have a place to chat.


Please only comment under the main articles on the site if your comment is directly related to the topic of the article.  This has long-term benefits as it keeps the commentary relevant for people who read those articles in the future.

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Old chat threads are hidden from the HfP home page.  If you want to look for something in an old thread, click here.  This brings up all the articles in our ‘General’ category which includes the chat threads.

Comments (195)

  • Baji Nahid says:

    quick question, see the card number when you upgrade to different Amex cards, does it stay the same or do they change? Sorry if its a silly question. Appreciate the help once again 🙂

    • Waddle says:

      In my experience they have generally changed except when I went from green to plat – in this instance, my account changed but I wasn’t sent a new platinum card so I manually requested one online choosing to keep the number and was sent a new platinum card but the 4 digit security number was different.

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