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Are Visa gift cards at Staples still worth buying?

There was a time when $200 Visa gift cards at Staples was an absurdly lucrative deal (see this post, for example).  Then, Staples stopped paying out through portals for online purchases of Visa gift cards.  Despite that, and thanks to Visa Savings Edge, buying $200 Visa gift cards was still profitable (see:  The deal without portals). Now, though, Visa Savings Edge no longer offers rebates at Staples.  So, are the cards worth buying anymore?  Keep…

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OfficeMax / Office Depot $15 off $300 in Amex gift cards

Valid 12/7/2014 through 12/13/14 OfficeMax / Office Depot is offering $15 off your purchase of $300 in Amex gift cards. Terms: Purchase must be one transaction. Limit 1 offer per household/customer. Offer excludes the variable load $25 – $500 gift card. Purchase fees apply. Terms and conditions apply to Gift Cards. Some limitations apply. Never miss a Quick Deal, Subscribe here. Quick Deal posts are intended to alert readers to deals big and small, with…

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The door slams shut on Amex gift card cash back, 17K Singapore miles posted, office supply 5X, and AA back with FlexPerks

Amex gift cards disappear from portals Recently, the best cash back rates for buying Amex gift cards have been through BeFrugal and TopCashBack.  Yesterday afternoon a reader alerted me that Amex gift cards had disappeared from both portals.  Then, later in the day, as I reported in this Quick Deal, BigCrumbs sent the following message to many of their customers: “American Express Gift Cards just informed us that today will be the last day to…

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Office supply 1X, Devolvolution, FlexPerks minus AA, and more

Miscellaneous thoughts and happenings… Online Office Depot and OfficeMax not posting as office supply A reliable source has informed me that all of his recent online Office Depot and OfficeMax purchases made with his Chase Ink cards have failed to receive the cards’ promised 5X office supply points.  Apparently these online orders were processed with merchant codes not categorized as office supply.  No word yet on whether Chase will retroactively award his bonus points.  If…

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$500 Vanilla window slams shut at Office Depot

On Monday I wrote about my quest to find $500 Vanilla gift cards and/or reload cards at Office Depot (see “Many flavors of Vanilla return to Office Depot. Does it matter? (update 2)“).  That morning, I visited four Office Depot stores.  Three out of four had the cards I was looking for in-stock.  And, while I wasn’t able to buy reload cards or MyVanilla debit cards at any of them, I successfully bought $500 Vanilla…

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