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Too Mainstream?

Postby Twisted Innovator » Mon Feb 11, 2013 7:54 pm

I came across this article today....

Tweet-to-buy? American Express says yes - Yahoo! News


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Postby DavidNY » Mon Feb 11, 2013 8:22 pm

The $25 giftcard for $15 is cool. For Amazon I'll use the Sallie Mae card.

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Postby Rory » Mon Feb 11, 2013 10:18 pm

thats just taking it abit far IMO. i like to actually see the product i'm buying even if its just online before i buy it. Shopping blind feels really awkward, we will jus see how popular it becomes i guess.
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Postby DavidNY » Mon Feb 11, 2013 10:20 pm

I don't mind buying a $25 giftcard for $15 blind.

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Postby FutureBillionaire » Mon Feb 11, 2013 10:36 pm

DavidNY wrote:I don't mind buying a $25 giftcard for $15 blind.


#ditto. I also would have bought the kindle fire hd.
Gas: Discover It, Penfed Platinum Rewards x2, Chase freedom, Citi TYP
Plane tickets: CSP
Groceries: AMEX BCP, Penfed Platinum Rewards,Citi TYP
Clothes: Express, Amex BCP, Discover IT
Amazon: Citi Forward, Cash +
Restaurants: Citi Forward, Chase Freedom, Discover IT, CSP
Hotels and other travel: Discover Escape, CSP
Movies: BofA travel rewards visa signature(fandango), Discover IT, Citi Forward, Freedom
Bars, clubs, tomfoolery: CSP, Citi Forward, Discover IT, Freedom
Balance transfers: Kroger 123 rewards
Bill Pay: Chase Ink Plus, Citi Forward
Everyday spending: Bofa Accelerated cash rewards amex, Discover Escape

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Postby DavidNY » Tue Feb 12, 2013 9:43 am

FutureBillionaire wrote:I also would have bought the kindle fire hd.


Why that one, was there a promo offer?

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Postby FutureBillionaire » Tue Feb 12, 2013 9:44 am

DavidNY wrote:Why that one, was there a promo offer?


Yes. They had an offer to get that for 149.99. I paid 199.99 for mine. That's a nice discount.
Gas: Discover It, Penfed Platinum Rewards x2, Chase freedom, Citi TYP
Plane tickets: CSP
Groceries: AMEX BCP, Penfed Platinum Rewards,Citi TYP
Clothes: Express, Amex BCP, Discover IT
Amazon: Citi Forward, Cash +
Restaurants: Citi Forward, Chase Freedom, Discover IT, CSP
Hotels and other travel: Discover Escape, CSP
Movies: BofA travel rewards visa signature(fandango), Discover IT, Citi Forward, Freedom
Bars, clubs, tomfoolery: CSP, Citi Forward, Discover IT, Freedom
Balance transfers: Kroger 123 rewards
Bill Pay: Chase Ink Plus, Citi Forward
Everyday spending: Bofa Accelerated cash rewards amex, Discover Escape


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Postby DavidNY » Tue Feb 12, 2013 10:41 am

FutureBillionaire wrote:Yes. They had an offer to get that for 149.99. I paid 199.99 for mine. That's a nice discount.


That's a good deal.

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Postby FutureBillionaire » Tue Feb 12, 2013 12:22 pm

My gift card is on the way. I think this is taking the place of the rewards mall.
Gas: Discover It, Penfed Platinum Rewards x2, Chase freedom, Citi TYP
Plane tickets: CSP
Groceries: AMEX BCP, Penfed Platinum Rewards,Citi TYP
Clothes: Express, Amex BCP, Discover IT
Amazon: Citi Forward, Cash +
Restaurants: Citi Forward, Chase Freedom, Discover IT, CSP
Hotels and other travel: Discover Escape, CSP
Movies: BofA travel rewards visa signature(fandango), Discover IT, Citi Forward, Freedom
Bars, clubs, tomfoolery: CSP, Citi Forward, Discover IT, Freedom
Balance transfers: Kroger 123 rewards
Bill Pay: Chase Ink Plus, Citi Forward
Everyday spending: Bofa Accelerated cash rewards amex, Discover Escape

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Postby Gamma » Tue Feb 12, 2013 1:40 pm

Well the Amex gift card offer is already over. Too bad for me :(



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