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Gift Card Bulk Selling Update

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Way back in January, I wrote about the benefits of being a registered gift card bulk seller. At the time of writing, I was in some tier with Cardpool that offered a small bump in rates compared to the bulk and I was assessed a 5% electronic gift card redemption fee. Following that, in February when Read More

Maximize Your Verizon Wireless Spend

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This is news to me, so I thought I'd pass it along. We all want to make sure we earn as many points as possible, especially with every day spending. Verizon Wireless services count as a 5x category in the Chase Ink series of cards as they fall under cellular phone service: Earn 5X points per Read More

The $20,000 Challenge First Update

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So, last week, we, Money Metagame and Miles Per Day along with Oren's Money Saver as well as a couple of Twitter readers announced we were going to "race" to spend $20,000 to max out our American Express Business Platinum cards for the full 150,000 Membership Rewards. Let's just say that Cardpool and Giftcard Zen are going to get Read More

I Love My New York Readers

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In the last week, I've learned that there's a ton of readers from the New York region that I've never interacted with before until they saw the $25 for $10,000 spend method. We can connect on the same level of difficulty in the regional area that is near and dear to me and we can trade Read More

Earn $200 Or $300 Bonus For Opening A Checking Account At PNC

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This morning, I tweeted about getting lost and finding a surcharge free ATM. Good start to the day, got lost at our campus and found a surcharge free ATM! — Chasing The Points (@ChasingThePts) May 19, 2015 Before finding out it was surcharge free, it asked me to print a receipt for a $300 sign Read More

This Has Not Been A Good Month For Me

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I'm officially calling a deal dead and it's cost me nearly 20% for the gift card churn. I was fully expecting a handsome portal pay out and it doesn't look like it's coming through. I've waited over 1 month and we're approaching the second month waiting to hear back from Discover. Discover is always on Read More

I’m Excited, I Was Approved For A Second Discover Card

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Last week, Doctor of Credit and I were in a Twitter chat about a special Discover offer. @ChasingThePts Link for $150 offer? What did you search for? — Doctor Of Credit (@Drofcredit) May 14, 2015 If you set up your GMail to use the tabs like below: You may see this offer: That particular offer Read More

Catching Up

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Many people have taken advantage of emailing me regarding the $25 cost for $10,000 spend from Friday's post, I should have responded to everyone either in the Forum or emails. If I haven't, please resend your message. This past weekend was a tough one on me. Went out for drinks Friday night which messed me up Read More

The Second $10,000

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I've shared this method privately to a few people on spending $10,000 quickly for the AMEX Business Platinum card where you buy $10,000 worth for a cost about $25. The second $10,000 doesn't have me concerned, but I've got my thinking cap on. As with many minimum spend requirements, I like to knock it out Read More

The $20k Platinum Spending Challenge

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There's been a large number of newly minted American Express Business Platinum Cards all thanks to Miles Per Day. I've never seen so many comments in one post before. @412, and he didn't even reply individually to all of them, but at the low end that's 206 unique people asking for the code. During the Read More