Hey all!

Travel for work is starting again & naturally (after being benched since 2020) I have 0 status on any airline.

Do you have advice on how to hack my way back to having status? Pref on United / American.

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Does your company have any fast track promotions? That is the easiest way.
Or, do you have any hotel status i.e. Marriott? I believe Marriott Bonvoy status allows you to get United Silver.

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Forgot about Marriott! Thanks!

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How did you end up with zero. Most airlines extended status.

United lapsed in 2020 (switched to American pre-Covid for work thinking I’d need to follow my MD’s preferences). I had American’s gold tier thru 2021 but no longer

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