What do you want?

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Rory
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What do you want?

Postby Rory » Sat Dec 01, 2012 6:53 pm

Holiday season is upon us!
Whether its Christmas, Hanukah, Kwanzaa, or Robanukah, we all are getting ready to find thoughtful gifts for our friends and family.

But forget them. You don't want to hear what I'm getting my new baby cousin for his first christmas!

You wanna hear about the fantastical presents each of us is hoping to receive! So let your list to santa be spilled and lets see who makes out best come January! :cool:
Amex Zync - NPSL (Cleared up to 25k)
Amex BCE - 12000 limit
Amex BCP - 4200 limit
FIA Rewards Amex- 3500 limit
Chase Freedom - 2000 limit
Chase Slate - 2000 Limit
BoA Cash Rewards Privileges- 3000 limit
Barclaycard Rewards MC - 3000 limit
Discover IT- 3500 limit
Marriott PR- 5000 limit
21 years old with alot of life to spend ;)
Its not about the ending, its about the journey,
just as long as the ending is just as good :cool:


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Postby travduke » Sat Dec 01, 2012 7:03 pm

Don't forget us celebrating Festivus!

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Postby agp » Sat Dec 01, 2012 8:55 pm

I want credit card companies to come out with some new credit cards. I can't think of anything that I really want, except maybe a new peacoat. I'm really thankful for all that I have.

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Postby kcarter609 » Sat Dec 01, 2012 10:09 pm

Well, I just bought myself a 1999 Jeep Cherokee to use in the snow/offroad, so it's kind of a present. Got a good price on it. It has a few nuisance issues, but nothing major. At least so far. So for me, I need to replenish that small portion of my savings, pay off my computer that I bought on my Discover card at 0%, and go back to the frugal me.

Active Cards:
Chase Freedom 10+10 Visa Signature ($9k Limit - 8/2012)
Chase Sapphire Preferred ($10k Limit - 2/2013)
Chase Ink Plus ($7k Limit - 2/2013)
Discover IT ($9.5k Limit - 10/2012)
AMEX Zync (No Pre-set Limit - 1/2010)
AMEX Blue Cash Everyday ($20k Limit - 1/2013 - Backdate to 1/2010)

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Postby sakhalin » Sun Dec 02, 2012 2:34 am

Hmmmm, I'd really like a cute wallet that can hold A LOT of card slots. I HATE double stacking cards (whether its credit/debit, gift cards, stamp cards, or business cards). I also collect blu-ray, so I'd like a few blu-ray titles as well. Other than that, I'm very thankful for the things I already have. :)
AMEX BCE ($20,000), Citi Forward ($4,800), Discover IT ($3,750), BoA Travel Rewards ($1,800)

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Postby cashback » Sun Dec 02, 2012 2:55 am

16 GB memory for the new laptop, running shoes, sweatshirts. That's about it, Im simple.
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Amex BCE 25K ---- PenFed Platinum Rewards 15.5K --- US Bank Cash+ 12K --- Discover IT 6K --- Citi Dividend 5K --- Chase Freedom 12.5K --- Amex SPG 6K --- Citi Thank You Preferred 15K

Not Used
Citi Simplicity - 5K, Sam's Club Discover - 10K

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Sallie Mae World Mastercard

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Postby jeffysdad » Sun Dec 02, 2012 7:10 am

I'll probably buy myself a new Macbook after the next update, which will probably be after xmas. That's something I need for work, though. My friends and I generally exchange bottles of wine and small "in honor of" contributions to charities. The only things I want that I don't already have are completely unrealistic anyway: mansion, yacht, Bentley, etc.
American Express: Blue Cash Preferred (groceries, 6%; gas, department store, 3%); Gold Delta SkyMiles (Delta Air Lines, 2 miles/dollar, free checked bag).
US Bank: Cash+ (utilities, phone, internet, restaurant, 5%; drugstores, 2%).
FIA Card Services: Fidelity Amex (everything, 2%); Fidelity Visa (everything, 1.5%).
Chase: Freedom (rotating, 5%); Amazon (Amazon.com, 3%); PriorityClub (IHG hotels, 5 points/dollar); Sapphire (not in use).

*All cards are registered with PriorityClub IDine program for 8 points/dollar at participating restaurants.


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Postby bisbicos » Sun Dec 02, 2012 7:25 am

My christmas present to myself was the galaxy note 2. This thing is enormous
Credit Cards
American Express: Fidelity Rewards (2% cash back) 9.5k
Zync NPSL
Discover: Discover More (5% rotating categories) 12k
Mastercard: Chase Freedom (5% rotating categories) 4.6k
Visa: Citi Forward (5x pts on restaurants) 15.7k
Citi Dividend (5% rotating categories) 5.6
Capital One Journey (1.25% cash back) 1.25k
BofA AAA (5% on gas) 2.5k
PenFed Platinum Rewards (5% on gas 3% groceries) 7.5k

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US Bank Cash +
Chase Ink

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Postby Robrus1 » Sun Dec 02, 2012 10:13 am

I know it's kind of ridiculous, but I want a Rolex Submariner so, so bad. I've wanted one since I was a kid and saw Sean Connery wearing one in a James Bond film. (Goldfinger, I think) I just can't justify spending $8500 for it. The local Rolex dealer will finance 12 months no interest, and it's tempting, but it just seems like so much money to put into a watch.There's nothing else I really want, and there's also no one that's going to give me that for Christmas, so I don't know. Maybe another pair of Ray-Ban Aviators in another color, or the gf could buy me dinner for a change :) What about you Rory?
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Amex BCP 21K
Amex SPG 5K
Barclaycard Arrival Plus WEMC 5K
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Credit Union 10K
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Postby djrez4 » Sun Dec 02, 2012 8:13 pm

My new skis should arrive in time for the holidays. They'll need bindings. I need some new liners for my boots, too.
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