Anyone interested in the new IT card?

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Anyone interested in the new IT card?

Postby MemberSince99 » Wed Jul 18, 2012 9:03 am

Discover is apparently unveiling a new IT card on the 20th. From what I read on another forum you can PC to "it" (bad pun). I'm curious how it stacks up to the More and whether it will be worth a look. I like the More so has anyone heard anything about this new card?


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Postby Ratfacedudeguy » Wed Jul 18, 2012 10:05 am

I haven't heard anything about it. Do you have a link?
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Chase Sapphire Preferred Visa Signature - $5000 - 11/12
SECU Platinum Visa - $5000 - 08/08
Bank of America Cash Rewards Platinum Plus Visa - $3000 - 06/08
Citi Diamond Preferred Mastercard - $3000 - 05/12
GECRB Old Navy Visa - $2500 - 11/12
Chase Amazon Visa - $2000 - 11/12
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Postby MemberSince99 » Wed Jul 18, 2012 10:07 am

No it's still under wraps some people say they get it when they log in to the Discover site, I haven't personally gotten it myself yet. Maybe Ctrl-F5 would work.

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Postby FutureBillionaire » Wed Jul 18, 2012 10:34 am

I chatted with an online rep. She stated that info about the card will be released on the 20th. The card will be released on the 23rd. She stated it is a rewards card and that existing customers can switch to it. I couldn't get more details than that out of her.
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 FutureBillionaire » Wed Jul 18, 2012 10:35 am

I hope that it is similar to the cash + card from US Bank. I'm not getting that much value out of my miles card anymore.
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 Ratfacedudeguy » Wed Jul 18, 2012 11:35 am

Damned. I couldn't crack the online CSR either... Guess we'll just have to wait the couple days and see what's up with it.
Amex Green - NPSL - 05/12
Amex Zync - NPSL - 06/12
Discover it - $7750 - 11/12
Chase Sapphire Preferred Visa Signature - $5000 - 11/12
SECU Platinum Visa - $5000 - 08/08
Bank of America Cash Rewards Platinum Plus Visa - $3000 - 06/08
Citi Diamond Preferred Mastercard - $3000 - 05/12
GECRB Old Navy Visa - $2500 - 11/12
Chase Amazon Visa - $2000 - 11/12
Chase Freedom Visa - $2000 - 07/12
Citi Thank You Visa - $1000 - 06/12
Amex Blue Cash Everyday - $1000 - 01/13

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Postby FutureBillionaire » Wed Jul 18, 2012 11:37 am

I'm pretty excited. I bet it will be a card similar to cash +. If it is, I won't apply for the cash + card.
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 MemberSince99 » Wed Jul 18, 2012 12:51 pm

I'm curious to see how it stacks up against the More card. Plan to look it over thoroughly before deciding whether to PC to it.

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Postby jumbo » Wed Jul 18, 2012 12:55 pm

Sounds interesting... Talked with a Discover representative on the phone, and got no info.
Looking forward to it.
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Postby CC Deville » Wed Jul 18, 2012 4:18 pm

From what I understand of the IT card is that is is similar to Citi Simplicity and Amex Clear in that they don't charge fees for going over the credit line, late fees etc. If the IT card has better cashback that would be a bonus. No more of these .25% .25% .50% tiers....



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