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In case you somehow missed it, today only you can buy a $10 Amazon gift card for only $5!  Hat Tip to (I would have provided a link, but her site appears to be broken right now).  View the deal here: (or any other Amazon Local location). Reader John W tipped me off about an awesome cash back site called TopCashBack which offers better cash back rates for gift card purchases and resales…

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Gift cards: buy low, sell high, get cash back

Updated 5/7/2013 with new cash back rates In a previous post, I showed that it was possible to increase credit card spend (and thus earn points and miles) by buying and selling discounted merchant gift cards. See “Churning merchant gift cards” for more information. If you’re interested in doing this, it’s helpful to have a “cheat sheet” showing where to go for the best deals. When looking to do gift card arbitration (buy low, sell…

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Churning merchant gift cards

Buying and selling discount gift cards is a good option if you are looking to increase credit card spending in order to qualify for sign-up bonuses, gain bonus miles or elite status from high spend, or simply to earn credit card rewards (cash back, miles, points, etc.).  In the post “Top 20 best value gift cards” I showed that it is sometimes possible to buy gift cards for the same price or less than you…

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