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Easy 5x: $15 off $300 on Visa Gift Cards at Office Max / Office Depot

Visa Gift Card

Office Max / Office Depot are once again offering $15 off on $300+ in Visa Gift Cards. That’s a nice way to pick up negative-cost gift cards for some free and easy points. The Deal Get an instant $15 off when you buy $300 or more in Visa Gift Cards at Office Max / Office Depot from 10/20/19 to 10/26/19 Key Terms Limit of 1 discount per household (YMMV on enforcement) Quick Thoughts To get yourself the best…

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No Capital One payments through Plastiq for now

Last week, Plastiq sent out an email to those who have used Capital One credit cards for payments alerting them to the fact that Capital One has asked Plastiq to temporarily suspend the processing of payments on Capital One credit cards. Hopefully, this is a temporary issue. Here’s an excerpt from the email sent: As you know, Capital One has asked us to temporarily suspend processing of payments with their cards. We’re working closely with…

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Easy 5x: Staples fee-free $200 Mastercard gift cards Oct 20-26

Staples has released its weekly ad and this Sunday will be offering $200 Mastercard Gift Cards with no purchase fee. Note that this time there is a limit of one per customer or transaction. The Deal Staples will be offering fee-free Mastercard gift cards from 10/20/19-10/26/19 Direct link to weekly ad (see page 3) Key Details Valid 10/20/19-10/26/19 Quick Thoughts Note that Mastercard gift cards have been subject to a higher rate of fraudulent draining than Visa…

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Delta Credit Cards: Huge Changes Coming

Delta and Amex have announced huge changes to their credit card lineup.  There are quite a few positive changes (including Centurion Club access for Reserve cardholders!), but annual fees are going up for new accounts and renewals beginning Jan 30 2020.  Let’s look at each card to examine the changes: Delta Blue Amex It’s all good news for the no-fee Delta SkyMiles Blue Amex.  Beginning Jan 30th, the card will no longer incur foreign transaction…

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Office Depot/Office Max: Save $15 When Buying $300+ Visa Gift Cards

Visa Gift Card

Last week Office Depot and Office Max offered a $10 instant discount when buying $300 or more of Mastercard gift cards. They’re running an even better deal this coming week as you can get a $15 instant discount when buying $300 or more of Visa gift cards. The Deal Buy $300+ Visa gift cards at Office Depot/Office Max and save $15 instantly. Key Terms Offer valid September 29-October 5, 2019. Limit 1 per household/business. Quick…

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Easy 5x: Fee-free Visa Gift Cards at Staples next week

Staples will once again be offering fee-free $200 Visa Gift Cards starting Sunday, September 29, 2019 through Saturday, October 5, 2019. The ad states one per customer – YMMV as to whether or not a cashier will allow more than one. The Deal Staples will waive the $6.95 activation fee when you buy a $200 Visa Gift Card from 9/29/19 to 10/5/19 Direct link to ad (see page 4) Key Terms Limit 1 per customer (YMMV on whether or…

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(EXPIRED) Publix: Spend $50+ On Groceries & Save $10 On $50 Mastercard Gift Card And/Or $50 Gas Gift Card

Publix MGC 10.04.19

Publix has a couple of coupons at the moment that can offer you some decent savings on a Mastercard gift card and gas gift card when spending $50 or more on groceries. Even better, you can stack the two promotions within the same grocery shopping trip. The Deals & Key Terms Buy $50+ of groceries at Publix and get $10 off a $50 Mastercard gift card. Direct link to coupon. Expires October 4, 2019. $4.95…

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Citi is poised to rock our wallets again (Points transferable to airlines!)

UPDATE 9/23/19: I’ve confirmed that points from Double Cash are transferable to airlines when paired with Premier or Prestige! UPDATE 9/22/19: 1 to 1 transfers are real! At the time of this writing, the Citi website shows the ability to convert to points at a rate of 100 pennies ($1) to 100 ThankYou points.  This seems to have gone live a day earlier than intended and so, clicking on “Convert to Points” returns an error,…

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(EXPIRED) Office Depot/Office Max: Save $10 When Buying $300+ Mastercard Gift Cards

Mastercard Gift Card

Office Depot seems to like its gift card deals that aren’t listed in their weekly ads. They’ve returned with another one this week, this time offering a $10 instant discount when buying $300 or more of Mastercard gift cards. The Deal Buy $300 or more of Mastercard gift cards at Office Depot or Office Max and get a $10 instant discount. Key Terms Expires September 28, 2019. Limit 1 per household/business. Quick Thoughts $200 Mastercard…

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