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  • KBuffett says:

    What routes are available to transfer Amex MR to a third party?
    I want to transfer family members balances to myself.
    I think Marriott is the only option?

    • Rob says:

      What eventual currency do you want? If Avios, I would open new BA accounts for those people and then put yourself into a HHA.

      If you don’t care what currency, you can pool Hilton and Marriott. I also think Nectar and Radisson can be sent to any account irrespective of name.

      • KBuffett says:

        Avios are easy for me to get, Hilton are also relatively easy to accumulate with my Hilton Barclaycard. So for me Marriott is probably best.
        Can you transfer unlimited amounts from Marriott to Marriott? I’m thinking about signing my parents up to AmEx Business Platinum, so 100,000 Amex MR each at stake!

    • Genghis says:

      My Amex to wife’s IB has worked in the past; genuine mistake. Same surname.

  • Chris Heyes says:

    Previous, Tried to book RocketMiles as 1st time booking posted that Amex wouldn’t let me nor MasterCard, MasterCard coming up as error
    Well sorted, tonight RocketMiles sent e-mail saying fixed error
    Told me to try rebooking and i would get the 5000 extra plus 500
    Just booked it everything went through ok hats off to RocketMiles for sorting it
    worth persevering if you’ve had same problem

    • Martin Short says:

      Did you have to contact rocketmiles (if so how please) as I had the same trouble?

  • Anon says:

    Whats beardy. Might be able to help

  • Jonathan says:

    I thought that was the case. Thanks for helping

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