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Giant 5x fuel point promo on gift cards through 11/28/19

Giant grocery stores are offering 5x fuel points on all gift cards except Visa, Mastercard, reloadable, and Giant gift cards through 11/28/19. While that’s not a great deal on many third party gift cards, there are some options where, when stacked with rewards earned from a credit card that earns one of the best category bonuses at supermarkets, could be attractive. The Deal Earn 5x fuel points on all gift cards except Visa, Mastercard, Reloadable, and…

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Amex ratchets up their war on gaming with wave of shutdowns

Last week, Reddit was aflame with reports of Amex shutting down accounts.  While account shutdowns have long been common with other issuers, this hasn’t been Amex’s primary approach in the past.  For many years, they temporarily froze accounts in order to put them through financial review.  If the cardholder came out of the financial review successfully, their accounts were fully restored.  More recently, we’ve seen Amex clawing back points that they decided were earned through…

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Rite Aid: Earn BonusCash On Visa Gift Cards & Gift Cards For Delta, & More

Rite Aid VGC

This is a great week for Visa and Mastercard gift card deals. You can make a profit on them at Meijer and Safeway/Albertsons/other Just For U stores, get them fee-free at Staples and now you can also earn BonusCash on Visa gift cards at Rite Aid. They’re also offering BonusCash on several other gift card brands including Delta and, so it might be worth paying your local store a visit this week. The Deal…

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Albertsons/Safeway/Just For U: Buy $100+ Mastercard Gift Cards & Get $10 Off

Mastercard Gift Card

If you don’t have a Meijer store near you to take advantage of their Visa gift card deal, hopefully you’re near a Safeway, Albertsons or other store that uses the Just For U program. That’s because they have a digital coupon that’s offering $10 off when spending $100 or more on Mastercard gift cards. This deal appears to be regional though, so there’s no guarantee you’ll have it available even if your local store uses…

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Meijer: Save $10 When Buying $150+ Visa Gift Cards

Meijer VGC 11.16.19

If you have a Meijer store near you, check your mPerks account as there’s a new digital coupon available that’s offering a $10 instant discount when spending $150 or more on Visa gift cards. The Deal Buy $150+ in Visa gift cards and get a $10 instant discount at Meijer. Direct link to offer (use the search box to do a search for ‘Visa’). Key Terms Expires November 16, 2019. Limit 1 coupon per offer.…

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(EXPIRED) 10x Alaska/United at Sam’s Club & 30% off some gift cards

Sam’s Club is offering a one-day sale today, 11/9/19. If you’re shopping for merchandise, there are excellent shopping portal payouts: get 10x Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan miles or 10x United Mileage Plus miles per dollar on purchases (though note there are quite a few exclusions). Stack that with the Amex offer for an additional 4x at Sam’s Club if you have that offer available and you’ve got a fantastic return on spend. Unfortunately, the terms on those payouts…

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(EXPIRED) Stack 5% off Target eGCs + 5% back from Freedom / Discover

Target is currently offering 5% off on e-gift card purchases up to $25 off of $500 per household. That’s not a terribly exciting deal on its own, but it would stack well with 5% back at Target via the Chase Freedom or Discover IT card Q4 bonus categories (which are each valid on up to $1500 in total purchases) as you’d end up with a net 9.75% off of face value (or do even better if…

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Playing in multi-player mode to earn more valuable rewards

Greg has written in the past about the games we play to earn valuable rewards and the tools we use to do it. The truth is, as with any game, these games are more fun in multi-player mode. For some people, that will mean a couple working together. For others, it may mean several members of a family. Here are some ways you can take advantage of playing the game in multi-player mode to increase…

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Update: $113-$150 profit coin deal next week

Update: PFS has increased its offer to $113.10 over cost (a flat $200 payment). Update: Blog Miles Per Day is now offering at least $150 over cost for this same coin. See more information under “The Deal”. PFS Buyers Club is offering a deal to buy and flip a coin (see what I did there?) from the US Mint next week that could net you an easy $100 win. This deal is small but the payoff is…

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