About Stephen Pepper

Stephen Pepper is on a 5 year, 50 state road trip with his wife Shae and their dog Truffles. Finding opportunities to earn miles and points is one of the ways they can afford to do this, so he'll try to help you do the same for your own travels.

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Q2 2020 Activation Links For Freedom, Discover, Cash+, Dividend & ABOC

Chase Freedom Q2 2020

Update 4/1/20: These 5% categories all go live today. Chase has added select streaming services as a 5% category – we’ve added the eligible services below. (h/t Doctor of Credit). In many cases, you’ll be better off buying gift cards for the streaming services at a grocery store to earn fuel points rather than paying for those services directly with your Chase Freedom card. Alternatively, SoFi Money is offering 20% cashback as a statement credit…

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Save 20% On Grubhub, DoorDash & More With Samsung Pay

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Yesterday morning we published a list of ways you can buy gift cards instantly to save money or earn rewards. One of the methods listed was Samsung Pay and they started offering several good discounts on gift cards yesterday on brands including Grubhub, DoorDash, FandangoNOW and more. The Deal Samsung Pay is offering deals on the following gift cards: Build-A-Bear Workshop – $50 gift card for $40 (20% discount) Domino’s – $50 gift card for…

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Marriott Now Offering Up To 30 Elite Nights From Credit Cards (15 Personal + 15 Business)

The end of the world really must be nigh. Marriott has made a change to its loyalty program and – for once – it’s a positive change. That’s because you can now earn 30 elite night credits from their credit cards, making it significantly easier to earn Platinum or Titanium status for many people (COVID-19 notwithstanding). Marriott credit cards award 15 elite night credits per year. Up until a couple of years ago, it was…

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(EXPIRED) Office Depot/OfficeMax: Save $13 When Buying $300+ Mastercard Gift Cards

Mastercard gift card

Office Depot and OfficeMax haven’t been producing weekly ads for the last few weeks. They’re still running promotions though, with one in-store offer giving a $13 instant discount when buying $300 or more of Mastercard gift cards. The Deal Save $13 when buying $300+ Mastercard gift cards at Office Depot and OfficeMax. Key Terms Expires April 4, 2020. Limit 1 per household/business. Quick Thoughts Needless to say, none of us should be going out to…

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Instant Gift Card Deals: Save Money & Get Rewarded

Physical Gift Cards

When you’re about to buy something, you may be able to save money or earn extra miles by first buying a merchant gift card and then using that gift card to make your purchase. Often, though, gift card deals take time. You may have to wait for gift cards to arrive in the mail, wait for an emailed gift card that comes hours or even days later, or drive to a different store to purchase…

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(EXPIRED) Meijer: Save $10 On $150+ Visa Gift Cards & 10% On $50-$500 Happy Gift Card

Visa Gift Card

Safeway, Albertsons et al aren’t the only ones with new profitable gift card offers today. Meijer has released a couple of new digital coupons offering savings on Visa gift cards and Happy gift cards. The Deals Save $10 on $150+ Visa gift cards Save 10% on $50+ Happy gift cards Direct link to offer (do a search for ‘Card’) Key Terms Expires April 4, 2020. Happy gift card deal – maximum savings of $50. Limit…

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Albertsons/Safeway/Just For U: Save Up To $25 On Fixed-Value Mastercard Gift Cards

Mastercard gift card

If you live near a grocery store that uses the Just For U program (Safeway, Albertsons, Vons, Tom Thumb, Shaw’s and more), check your account as there should be a couple of new digital coupons today offering savings on fixed-value Mastercard gift cards. The Deals Buy two $100 Mastercard gift cards and get $15 off Direct link to digital coupon Buy two $50 Mastercard gift cards and get $10 off Direct link to digital coupon…

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Last Chance Deals: Free Stock From SoFi, Portal Bonuses, Spending Bonuses & More

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Welcome to our weekly list of what’s ending this week as well as a collection of some other deals that are due to end soon. 20 deals are ending this week, with several of them being harder to take advantage of right now due to the lack of travel opportunities. Many of these deals can still be used though, such as the free stock from SoFi, UPromise portal bonus and targeted spending offers on select Citi,…

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SoFi Money Offering 20% Back On DoorDash & Streaming Entertainment

SoFi DoorDash Streaming Entertainment

Update: This stacks with the other SoFi Money deal for Netflix. That means you can save 40% on Netflix overall. ~ SoFi has launched a new promotion that’s helpful given people’s increased usage of streaming services and food delivery right now. Until the end of June, they’re offering 20% cashback when paying for DoorDash and most of the main streaming services with your SoFi Money account. The Deal Earn 20% cashback when paying for the…

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