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An awesome new “everywhere” card hits the scene

everywhere card

Alliant Credit Union has launched an exciting new credit card: Alliant Cashback Visa Signature Card.  In the first year, Alliant waives the annual fee and offers 3% cash back for all purchases.  But, that’s not what makes this card exciting.  After all, we already get no annual fee, plus $30 in annual flight credits, plus 3% cash back first year from the Discover It Miles card. The exciting thing about the Alliant card is that…

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How to liquidate small denomination debit gift cards

There are many reasons that you may end up with lots of small denomination debit gift cards.  OfficeMax frequently runs deals, such as “$15 off $300 or more in Visa gift cards.”  And Staples frequently offers Easy Rebates where the $15 or so rebates come in the form of either Staples gift cards or a Visa gift cards.  And there are Amex Offers which often make it possible to buy Visa or MasterCard gift cards…

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$15 Instant Rebate on $300 in Visa Gift Cards at OfficeMax/Office Depot

Through October 15, OfficeMax and Office Depot are offering an instant $15 rebate on $300 or more in Visa gift card purchased in-store. The Offer Save $15 instantly when you buy $300 or more in Visa gift cards. Key Terms In-store only. Limit two offers per household/business. Discount is taken at the register. Valid October 9th – 15th Which Cards? As you may know, variable load up to $500 Visa gift cards are cash only…

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The Dining Everywhere Visa. Is 5X or 2.65X worth the headache?

Dining Everywhere Visa

A new Visa gift card has appeared in many Office Depot stores: the Dining Everywhere Visa.  On the surface this card appears to be limited to use in restaurants and bars, but Travelling Well for Less has found that it seems to work pretty much anywhere.  And, the card’s cardholder agreement does not say that the card is limited to restaurants and bars, so I think that it’s safe to assume that the card’s use…

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My current go-to options for buying Visa gift cards

buying Visa gift cards

Following Amex’s second wave attack on Bluebird and Serve cardholders, it may seem strange for me to write about options for buying Visa gift cards.  After all, Bluebird and Serve are/were among the best vehicles for liquidating Visa and MasterCard gift cards.  Shouldn’t I be writing more about options for liquidating gift cards rather than options for buying them? Well, yes and no.  I’ve recently covered options for unloading gift cards in a couple of…

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Low fee $500 Visa gift cards online after rebate (now 1.6% back)

$500 Visa gift cards online

UPDATE 2: A new portal named iConsumer is currently offering 1.6% cash back at GiftCards.com. I tested and received email confirmation the next day. UPDATE: The cash back rate for GiftCards.com at Simply Best Coupons has dropped to 1% regardless of whether you go through the “Visa Gift Cards” or “GiftCards.com” links. I stumbled across something interesting the other day.  GiftCards.com (which sells $500 Visa gift cards online) is available through Simply Best Coupons portal. …

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