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Get Fee-Free Plastiq Payments When Using Masterpass

Plastiq Masterpass No Fee

If you weren’t fourtunate enough to win Greg’s offer of $10,000 in fee-free dollars with Plastiq, your luck might’ve changed. For the next few months, Plastiq is offering fee-free payments of up to $500 when using Masterpass and paying with a Mastercard. The Deal Pay up to $500 in bills and invoices using your Mastercard on Masterpass and pay no Plastiq fee. Key Terms Expires September 30, 2018. Can only be used up to the…

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New Plastiq promo: 1.75% fee when you schedule 3 months of bills [Targeted]

Plastiq is out with a new promotion that may be targeted: schedule 3 months of bills with your Mastercard, Discover, American Express, Visa Business or JCB card from now until the end of May and lock in a 1.75% fee on those payments. That rate could make Plastiq payments profitable on a range of cards for everyday spend (and could work out even better if you need to meet a spending requirement). I’m not sure whether or…

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(EXPIRED) The $10,000 Fee Free Dollars give-away (worth $250)

UPDATE: The give-away is now closed. Plastiq is a bill payment service that makes it possible to pay almost any bill with a credit card. Plastiq’s standard fee is 2.5% of the amount paid, but it’s possible to reduce that fee through referrals. Plastiq’s referral program works like this: For every friend who registers with Plastiq via your referral link or code, you get 1,000 Fee Free Dollars (FFDs) and they get 500 FFDs after…

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Pay rent / real estate for 2% fee [New Plastiq users]

Plastiq is out with a new promotion for new users to pay just a 2% fee on their first six rent / real estate payments when signing up via the link below. With yet another 3% cash back option now on the market (See: Holy smokes… Chase Freedom Unlimited 3X everywhere first year), you could easily beat the fee when paying the rent for the next few months if you’re new to Plastiq. The Deal Sign up…

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The fix when Plastiq erroneously says that Amex cards cannot be used

Plastiq is a useful tool for paying bills with credit cards.  They do charge a 2.5% fee, but it can be worth paying that, especially if you need to complete minimum spend for a new credit card signup bonus.  See: Complete guide to Plastiq credit card payments. Things get tricky when you want to make a payment with an American Express card.  Currently, Amex only allows the following types of payments to be made through…

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Can you buy a car with a credit card and earn miles?

Can you buy a car with a credit card?

Can you buy a car with a credit card? If you’ve been in this miles and points world for more than a few minutes, you might have found yourself wondering how to go about earning miles on a car purchase. I recently found myself in the market for a car, and that prompted me to figure out how to maximize my mileage. A little background When I was in my late 20’s, I won a…

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Plastiq restores Amex payments within limited industries

For a while now the Plastiq bill payment service has been unable to process Amex cards.  Plastiq has now reached out to let us know that Amex payment processing has been restored.  As a reminder, Plastiq is a bill payment service that lets you use a credit card to pay bills that can’t usually be paid that way.  Plastiq usually charges 2.5% for credit card processing. For more about Plastiq, please see: .  Note that…

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[EXPIRED] Earn a couple bucks on Plastiq payments with Drop

Drop is a an app that allows you to link a credit or debit card and activate offers in the app to earn points on purchases with a variety of retailers that can be converted to gift cards. Doctor of credit has previously written up the way it works. The main thing to know about Drop is that you can earn a maximum of $5 in rewards weekly. However, they are out with a new…

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Plastiq no longer allows Amex mortgage payments

Plastiq mortgage visa

The Plastiq bill payment service offers a convenient way to pay bills with a credit card for a 2.5% fee.  Unfortunately, there are a few restrictions.  In June of this year, Visa stopped allowing Plastiq to accept Visa cards for mortgage payments.  And now Amex has done the same. After I received a reader tip (thanks Tom), I reached out to Plastiq and they confirmed: customers will have to “use a Mastercard or Discover to…

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