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Plastiq fee-free promo being pulled tonight at 11:59pm Pacific

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We previously wrote about a promotion from Plastiq that offered $2500 in fee-free payments for business card holders. That promotion was scheduled to end March 31st, but we have received word that Plastiq will be pulling this promotion early — as of 11:59pm Pacific Time Friday, March 10th. According to word we received from Plastiq: While we were excited to do this promotion, we noticed that it ended up creating more confusion than happiness for…

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Regal Cinemas and Dunkin’ Donuts 50% off deals [Targeted]

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Groupon and Living Social currently have targeted gift card offers for Regal Cinemas and Dunkin’ Donuts that offer savings of 50% on small gift cards. I believe the limit is 1 per person on each. Groupon is offering a $20 Regal Cinemas Gift card for $10. This one is now sold out. Living Social is offering a $10 Dunkin’ Donuts eGift card for $5. Like the same Groupon offer on March 3rd. Click the picture below…

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Kroger 4X Fuel Points on Gift Cards through 3/22

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  Today through March 22nd, Kroger is offering 4X Fuel Points on gift card purchases. You must first load the offer to your Kroger account, which can be done online.  Be sure to use your card / alt ID at the register. In a nutshell: 4X fuel points on gift cards Should work on all 3rd party gift cards Terms exclude Kroger gift cards Terms exclude prepaid reloadable cards Terms exclude variable-load cards Fixed-value Visa/MC/Amex…

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eBay Gift card deals on Southwest, Exxon, Sunoco, iTunes, and more

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eBay has a range of gift cards on sale today at great prices.  A number of cards are being offered by PayPal Digital Gifts, which means that they should code for 5X with a Chase Ink Plus card.  Cards sold by SVM will not earn 5X and have recently been coding as cash advances for Visa and Mastercard. Keep an eye on the seller and be sure to use an Amex if buying gift cards from…

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Manufacture spend and profit with Kickfurther? My 3rd review…

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Is Kickfurther a good way to increase credit card spend and earn a profit?  I’ve been testing out Kickfurther for over a year now.  Let’s see how I’ve done… Background Kickfurther is a platform that lets companies seek funding from the Kickfurther community by offering a return on investment (such as 8% profit in 10 months, for example).  Technically, these offers aren’t loans.  When you invest in a Kickfurther offer, you are actually buying inventory…

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$10 Dunkin’ Donuts eGift card for $5 at Groupon [Targeted]

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Groupon is offering a $10 Dunkin’ Donuts eGift card for $5.  This offer appears to be targeted.  Click the link or picture below to see if you are targeted.   Key terms: All Voucher Sales Final. Limit 1 per person. The full value of the Dunkin’ Donuts eGiftCard never expires. Redeemable in-store and online. Valid only in the U.S. For questions regarding this offer, please contact Groupon. Not valid with Groupon promo codes. Invite only.…

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Which card earns the most United miles per dollar? A surprising answer…

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In a recent post I considered whether it was foolish to use hotel cards for everyday spend.  I concluded that using the SPG card for everyday spend makes sense for many people.  Most other hotel cards only make sense under specific conditions. In response, a reader asked if he should put everyday spend on his SPG card or his Sapphire Reserve.  I said SPG.  Even though the Chase Sapphire Reserve Card earns 3X for travel…

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[EXPIRED] $2500 in fee free credit card spend for business card holders

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Note: This promotion was ended early, at 11:59pm Pacific time on Friday, March 10th. Read more here. There is a new referral promotion that has begun and is open to everyone. Read more about it here.   New users of the Plastiq bill pay service can pay up to $2500 worth of bills with a credit card fee-free.  Here are the terms: You must sign up with a referral link from someone who received a targeted…

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Is it foolish to use hotel cards for everyday spend?

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In response to my post yesterday about the 150K Marriott offer (see: The 150,000 point offer everyone should avoid) a reader commented “To be fair, people who use hotel cards for their everyday spend are usually fools anyway.” I began composing a reply, but soon realized that my response might be interesting to others so I’m taking the unusual approach of replying via a new post… First, let’s get the obvious out of the way:…

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