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Wells Fargo caps 5% back at $12.5K in purchases

Over the weekend, Wells Fargo updated the application pages for two popular cards to reflect a new cap on purchases that earn a special bonus during the first six months. The Wells Fargo Visa Signature now offers 5X on up to $12,500 in gas, grocery, and drugstore purchases in the first 6 months and the Wells Fargo Rewards Card now offers the same 5X on up to $12,500 in gas, grocery, and drugstore purchases in the first 6…

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A card I wrongly ignored

Wells Fargo 5X

I don’t know how I missed this.  Last weekend I was at the “West Coast DO,” which was a meet-up primarily for people interested in manufacturing spend.  At the DO, there was naturally a lot of talk about the semi-demise of the old Amex Blue Cash card (see “Amex shuts down “old” Blue Cash accounts”).  During one of many enlightening conversations, one person told me that his Wells Fargo Visa Signature card gets 1.75 cents…

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More Citi fun; How to repair a broken phone for free; IHG awesome free nights; and 5 for San Diego

Random thoughts today… Citi refuses to take my money This is the ongoing saga of my attempt to signup for a Citigold checking account (see this post and this post).  I called yesterday to check on the application status and was told that my application had been declined.  They couldn’t tell me why over the phone but promised that a letter would be sent to my address.  This is weird.  I never thought I would…

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Distance based earning from Citi, less 5X from Wells, Southwest wackiness, gift card woes, and gift card deals

Distance based mileage earnings live on The big news this week was United’s announcement that mile-earnings from flying will change from a distance-based to a revenue-based scheme as of March 1 2015.  The details are virtually identical to Delta’s changes that will take place as of January 1 2015 (see “Am I the only one happy about Delta’s announced program changes?”).  Basically, instead of earning miles based on how far you fly, you will earn…

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