The proverbial ink hasn’t dried where my request for higher rates on Cardpool were declined. I am here to report that Cardpool boosted my rates a couple of days ago.
Whenever I make purchases on retailers I am not familiar with, I use two cards. They are any of my Chase cards, typically the Freedom, and Citi Forward card. I
With a lot of new readers, I want to go back to the basics for a little bit. Manufactured spending is a technique used purposely to create spend on your
(Note: I have no credit card affiliate links whatsoever, so click away on the links below! If you’re feeling generous, I will ask you, in the spirit of Travel Blogger Buzz,
In the last few weeks, there have been tons of talk about quickly making an easy American Airlines AAdvantage miles from signing up for the Citi cards as well as
Why You Need To Be A Bulk Seller
I have talked about being a bulk seller a countless number of times like the most recent one about Gyft where you buy “loss
In March 2013, I opened a business American Express Starwood Preferred Guest Card with an original $6,000 line of credit. In those 9 months, I was able to spend $30,000
It’s not like I was using Avios for BA First anyway
Every time there is a devaluation in the miles and points world, the general message out there is that the
So we covered GiftCard Zen on my sales numbers and it was a little over $16.5k and I got back approximately 85.5%.
Today, we’ll look at my numbers with Cardpool. My
I need to preface this by saying I have no positions or any near term positions of owning stock in Staples or Office Depot as of writing this post.
Now that you’ve learned how to ship and pick the winners, I want to discuss the sales figures that I’ve sold with GiftCard Zen lifetime. Hopefully after writing this, I will
Doctor of Credit recently put up a really good post wherein he asked a bunch of bloggers (including yours truly) to name the most undervalued credit card. There was a
I just want to throw this out there that I really, really miss the OPEN savings from OfficeMax.com. That deal silently died and I don’t think many people realize how awesome
Saw this in my email today and thought it was interesting to see our trusty 2% Fidelity American Express has 5% back in certain categories for purchases up to $500.
I don’t know about you, but the SkyPesos that Gary from View From the Wing coined (Delta SkyMiles) and Citi Thank You Points are really growing on me. Check out
Bank Of America’s BankAmeriDeals is like American Express’ Sync Offers where you need to register for an offer before you use your credit card. I’m not sure when this was
Last week, I wrote about retailer’s operations in both coupons and how their point of sales operate.
Today, I wanted to quickly discuss point transfers. There’s many programs tha..
American Express is tough to manufacture spend. It is not as tough as finding a good deal in New York City, that is the toughest. Using any American Express card
I want to begin and let you know that this post is not in regards to any manufactured spending as you already know which card you need to use. This
As we wrap up 2014 and another blogging year, I just want to say thank you to all those I’ve met whether in person or virtual, my readers, and most
While the site, Gyft, may not be that new, it is new to me and there appears to be an arbitrage opportunity to gift card churn. You know me, I
This has been one crazy week! We saw news about an 8% credit card, sadly it’ll be going away next year.
@ChasingThePts Rakuten is removing bonus categories next year, press team
Just want to put this out there, thanks to my buddy @ PF Digest for always looking out for the obscure banks and credit cards and inspiring me to do