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Subject:  Re: More Interest Hassles Date:  12/10/1998  5:15 PM
Author:  GeekFoolBoy Number:  5848 of 312185

<<I didn't file an expense report, and those tickets are already on my card. I won't get reimbursed on time now, so I will pay interest.>>

This was always a pain for me too. I was always buying nonrefundable tickets, so the credit card got dinged immediately. Eventually it just became second nature to expense the tickets as soon as I received them. My company never had a problem with it - after all, they had been paid for (it was the transaction date they wanted on the expense report, not the travel date) and I was not in the business of being my company's banker...

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