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Easy win: $20 VGC + $150 Best Buy Gift card for $150 at Simon Mall

Simon Malls are offering a great deal this week: Buy $150 or more in Best Buy Gift Cards and get a bonus $20 Visa Gift Card. The advertisement says October 16-29, but it wouldn’t be surprising if this ends much sooner. The Deal Buy $150 in Best Buy Gift Cards between October 16-29 and get a bonus $20 Visa Simon Gift Card. Quick Thoughts I can’t get the link to the terms to open (it gives me an error page…

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Cheap points: $170 for $200 at Sears, earn 5X

PayPal Digital Gifts is selling $200 Sears gift cards for just $170, with a limit of 2 per customer. Purchases on eBay from PayPal Digital Gifts normally earn 5x points on a Chase Ink Cash (or Chase Ink Plus – no longer available). You could sell the gift cards for a small loss (or you could break even depending on your bulk reselling relationships), earning some cheap and easy Ultimate Rewards points. Alternatively, these could…

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AirBnB gift card: $91 for $100 + 5x

PayPal Digital Gifts via eBay is offering a $100 AirBnB gift card for $91. Purchases from PayPal Digital Gifts have been known to code at 5x on Chase Ink Cash and Ink Plus cards. According to at least one report I’ve read, they may also code as 3X on the Ink Business Preferred, but YMMV. The Deal $100 AirBnB gift card (email delivery) for $91 Direct link to the deal Quick Thoughts This is a nice…

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Increase credit card spend (and get most of it back). What still works September 2017

This is the latest in our ongoing series of what’s new in the world of manufactured spending. Our last update was in August (here).  In that post I detailed the continued opportunity to earn 3X through bill payments, and the fact that Amex had added language to their signup offers to be more explicit about not allowing “gaming”.  As you’ll see below, Amex has begun to enforce that new language in certain specific situations… As…

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[Expired] $5 back on $25 in Uber gift cards (x2)

Through Saturday, September 30th, Rite Aid has an offer for $5 back in Plenti points on a purchase of $25 in Uber or StubHub gift cards. The Deal Earn 500 Plenti points (worth $5.00) when you buy a $25 Uber gift card. Key Terms Valid today through Saturday, September 30, 2017 Limit of 2 offers per customer Bottom line This offer can be found on page 11 of the weekly ad. If you often use Uber or have a purchase planned…

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$10 off on Five Back Visas at Safeway/Vons/Randall’s/Albertson’s/etc.

Five Back Visa Gift Card

Safeway, Vons, and associated supermarket chains (Randall’s, Albertson’s, Tom Thumb, ACME) are offering $10 off of $150 or more in Five Back Visa Gift Cards through their Just for U rewards program. The Deal Get $10 off of $150 or more in Five Back Visa Gift Cards through the Just for U rewards program through various supermarkets Link to the coupon Key Terms Valid for one-time use only Load coupon by 9/23/17 and use by 9/30/17 Quick Thoughts…

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Staples rebate actually a Visa gift card: Buy $300 in Visa or Mastercard gift cards, get $15 VISA card

Update: The online ad was incorrect when it stated that the rebate was for a $15 Staples gift card. It is actually for a $15 Visa gift card.  Hat Tip: Doctor of Credit. It’s back.  Starting tomorrow, through September 9th, buy $300 or more in Visa or Mastercard gift cards and get a $15 Staples Visa gift card via an Easy Rebate.  This offer is for in-store purchases only. Click here for offer details. Fees…

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$200 Staples Gift Card + $25 eBay GC + 5X

PayPal Digital Gifts is selling a $200 Staples Gift Card and bundling a free $25 eBay Gift Code with it (for $200 total). PayPal Digital Gifts has been known to code at 5X on Chase Ink Cash / Chase Ink Plus (no longer available) cards. The Deal $200 Staples Gift card + $25 eBay Gift Code for $200 Direct link to item Key Terms Stated limit is 5 per buyer, but according to Miles to Memories,…

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Make money or more coffee: $10 for $20 Starbucks + 1K Marriott points for new users

Starbucks is offering a promotion through Cashstar and Visa Checkout: Buy a $10 Starbucks e-Gift card, get a $10 bonus when you pay with Visa Checkout. If you aren’t a coffee drinker, resale rates on the $20 e-Gift card are currently up to about $15, making it an instant $5 money-maker or a nice discount on your morning cup o’ joe. Additionally, if you are new to Visa Checkout, you can earn 1,000 Marriott Rewards points for…

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