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Earn $25 Rewards On $100 Happy Gift Cards At Office Depot/Office Max (Max $25 Back)

Office Depot Happy 02.16.20

Update: I visited an Office Depot store this afternoon and the terms are different to those previously listed online. The offer started today rather than this coming Wednesday, while there’s a limit of $25 back in rewards rather than $75. ~ Office Depot and Office Max are launching (or perhaps have launched) a decent deal on Happy gift cards, offering $25 back in rewards when buying $100 of Happy gift cards. The terms are a…

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(EXPIRED) Get 10% back at via Top Cash Back [2/13-2/14]

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TopCashBack is offering 10% back on purchases today. Keep in mind that there are max limits in terms of a single purchase and lifetime purchases (whether or not they were made through TopCashBack), but this could make for a solid deal for those eligible. The Deal TopCashBack is offering 10% back on purchases 2/13 and 2/13/20 (subject to limits listed under “key terms” below) Direct link to this offer Key Terms Orders under $20 or over $1,000…

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No more 3X for gift cards: Rakuten (formerly Ebates) Visa with Membership Rewards. Everything you need to know.

UPDATE: The magical Rakuten Visa card will no longer earn 3X for gift cards purchased through the Rakuten portal.  As a result, I no longer recommend this product unless you frequently shop through the Rakuten portal.  Rakuten has been sending out the following email to cardmembers: Dear Member, Starting February 15, 2020, Rakuten Cash Back Visa® Credit Card purchases made through Rakuten on, and will be eligible for 1% Cash Back instead…

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Pay taxes via credit card 2020 edition

My guess is that you don’t like paying taxes.  I don’t blame you.  Fortunately, there is a silver lining.  Paying taxes via credit card can be quite rewarding. The key is to earn credit card rewards that more than offset tax payment fees. For example, if you’ve signed up recently for a card that requires large spend to get a big welcome bonus, paying taxes via credit card can be the solution. Here’s everything you…

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Safeway/Albertsons/Just For U: Save $15 On 2x $100 Visa Gift Cards, $10 On 2x $50 Cards

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Safeway, Albertsons and other stores that use the Just for U program have a couple of new digital coupons offering savings of up to $25 when buying Visa gift cards in-store. The Deal Save on Visa gift cards at stores using the Just For U program with these digital coupons: Buy 2x $100 Visa gift cards & save $15 Buy 2x $50 Visa gift cards & save $10 Key Terms Expires February 22, 2020. Limit…

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Possible problems w/ Staples Mastercard Gift Cards

Late last month, Staples offered fee-free $100 Mastercard Gift Cards online for a few hours before the deal sold out (we reported it here). I have not yet had any issues (I used one successfully so far), but many readers at Doctor of Credit have not been so lucky. Activation & Registration successful, but cards declined The issue here is that the cards are activating successfully and can be registered online (note that to register…

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(EXPIRED) 4x fuel points on Visa, Mastercard, 3rd party gift cards at Kroger [1/30 – 2/2]

Kroger is once again offering 4x fuel points on gift cards — this time both on 3rd party gift cards and on fixed-denomination Mastercard or Visa gift cards. The latest coupons are valid 1/30/20 to 2/2/20 (Thursday to Sunday). This can certainly make for some great net discounts if you have a use for the fuel points and it can mean racking up some easy rewards if you’re using a credit card that earns one of…

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(EXPIRED) Southwest,, Starbucks, & more gift cards on sale at BJ’s Wholesale site

BJ’s Wholesale has been running some gift card deals this week that are worth a look if you haven’t yet, including $100 for $85, $200 Southwest for $175, $50 Starbucks for $43, and more. The Deal BJ’s Wholesale has a number of popular gift cards on sale, including the following: $200 Southwest Airlines gift card for $174.99 $100 gift card for $84.99 $50 Starbucks for $42.99 Link to more including Delta, Uber, iTunes,…

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(EXPIRED) $5 off $50 Visa or Mastercard Gift Card at Kroger

Kroger is offering a digital coupon good for $5 off when you buy a Visa or Mastercard Gift Card worth $50 or more. That’ll mitigate the activation fee and make for a few easy points if you’re using a card that earns one of the best category bonuses at US supermarkets. The Deal Kroger is offering $5 off when you buy a $50 Visa Gift Card with a digital coupon Direct link to this coupon Key Details Only one per…

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