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If you want to change it for next year, you should call sooner than later
The last several years I have selected American Airlines as my Amex Platinum airline fee credit airline of choice. Each year I would purchase 2 $100 gift cards for the airline and they would be reimbursed on my statement. As far as I know, American still codes gift cards in a way that would trigger the credit, but American and Alaska have changed their partnership ( only certain bookings done thru the AS website, with AS flight numbers will earn you credit). Since I’m aligning loyalty with Alaska next year, I’ve changed my airline of choice to Alaska and will test the gift card purchase technique and report back, but according to the flyertalk threads this tactic still works.
I ended up calling in to make this work as I couldn’t find an option online. The Rep informed me that he thought any change to the airline of choice needed to be phoned in so that the disclosure could be read. There is an online option, but for whatever reason it doesn’t work for me, but you can go here and give it a go.
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