Sazabi wrote:Now I am wondering if by paying my Rent/Cable, etc would count towards my need to spend 3K in the initial 3 Months after opening the card. (Since those are some pretty big numbers aswell...)
My apartment does accept Credit Card payments online and I'd be pretty happy if my Rent/Time Warner bill can go towards the 3K I need to spend.
Would anyone be able to help me in terms of this?
What help do you need? Spend is spend.
If in doubt, review the terms. This is under the Offer Details tab:https://creditcards.chase.com/credit-cards/sapphire-preferred-card.aspx?CELL=63WS
40,000 Bonus Points after you spend $3,000 on purchases in the first 3 months from account opening
This new cardmember bonus offer is not available to either (i) current cardmembers of this consumer credit card, or (ii) previous cardmembers of this consumer credit card who received a new cardmember bonus for this consumer credit card within the last 24 months. To qualify and receive your bonus, you must make Purchases totaling $3,000 or more during the first 3 months from account opening. ("Purchases" do not include balance transfers, cash advances, cash-like charges such as travelers checks, foreign currency, and money orders, any checks that access your account, overdraft advances, interest, unauthorized or fraudulent charges, or fees of any kind, including an annual fee, if applicable.) After qualifying, please allow 6 to 8 weeks for bonus points to post to your account. To be eligible for this bonus offer, account must be open and not in default at the time of fulfillment.