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Bicycle_B

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$10,000 Travel Voucher - Ask for Cash
« on: March 24, 2018, 05:00:56 AM »
If you're bumped from a plane flight, ask for cash.  Woman who did this got 10k voucher instead of $650...

http://fortune.com/2018/03/23/united-10000-voucher/?xid=gn_editorspicks&google_editors_picks=true

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Re: $10,000 Travel Voucher - Ask for Cash
« Reply #1 on: March 28, 2018, 12:37:56 PM »
Good to hear that someone was rewarded and didn't resort to bad behavior.

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Re: $10,000 Travel Voucher - Ask for Cash
« Reply #2 on: March 28, 2018, 02:17:56 PM »
Wow, I probably would have been fine with the initial offer of $2k.  I don't see how $650 cash can be worse for United than a $10k voucher unless the voucher isn't likely to be redeemed.

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Re: $10,000 Travel Voucher - Ask for Cash
« Reply #3 on: March 30, 2018, 11:17:48 AM »
Wow, I probably would have been fine with the initial offer of $2k.  I don't see how $650 cash can be worse for United than a $10k voucher unless the voucher isn't likely to be redeemed.

Genius!