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    Default Holiday shopping with rewards

    So I just finished up Christmas shopping for my fiancé's parents on Amazon. Picked up a book, a DVD, some tennis gear, and a tv dinner table set, used my $50 signup bonus from the Chase Amazon card and my Discover cashback, and only ended up charging $16.19. Anybody else start their shopping yet?
    Amex Green - NPSL - 05/12
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    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
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    darn you finished up your holiday shopping already? what will you do for the next 4 to 5 weeks in the evening?
    when I went to Florida back in March I picked up my brother a Boston Bruins tervis tumbler from the main store.
    at the mall that's right January of 2012 I bought my neices some jewlery from Mandes that store was having a closing sale.
    I start Monday night.
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    I used up $1,500 Discover online spending this month. Bought,

    * Panasonic 42 inch LED 3D TV
    * Panasonic 3D Bluray 5.1 Home Theater System
    * Kenmore 1000W Microwave Oven
    * PC parts for building a new PC to replace my mom's old Pentium 4-era desktop.
    In My Wallet:
    Citi Forward (12/2010) | Citi TY Preferred (05/2011) | BofA Travel Rewards (07/2011) | Chase Freedom (11/2011)
    GECRB/PayPal (05/2012) | Discover it (07/2012) | US Bank Cash Reward (08/2012) | AMEX BCE (09/2012)
    Target (10/2012) | Chase Ink Classic (11/2012) | BofA Balance Rewards (04/2013)
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    I ordered the Lord of the Rings trilogy. I'm picking up gift cards from Kroger for my family members back home and a laptop from Best Buy on Friday. I want to add to my blu ray collection.
    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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