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Amazon Useful Links

Here are some useful amazon links that I use from time to time:

View your current gift card and digital promotional balance or enter a new claim code:  https://www.amazon.com/gp/feature.html?docId=1003003941

Your Trade In account: https://www.amazon.com/tradein/ya?_encoding=UTF8&ref_=sv_trdrt_1

Amazon Seller Account: https://sellercentral.amazon.com/gp/homepage.html/ref=id_home_logo_xx

Amazon Redeem Gif Card: https://www.amazon.com/gc/redeem

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Remember to register for Q3 2018 Credit Card Category Bonuses

Bonus Categories

Many Credit card offer 5% Cashback/5 pints for $1 spend in different categories of spending each quarter. The 3rd quarter of 2018 starts on July 1 and it is time to register for those promotions:

Citi® Dividend Card:

Sign up for 3rd quarter 2018 and get 5% cash back at:

  • Airlines
  • Movie Theaters

Department stores are larger merchants that sell a general line of apparel, home furnishings, furniture, electronics, cosmetics, housewares and major appliances. They have several departments that usually have separate checkout counters.

Chase Freedom Card:

Sign up for 3rd quarter of 2018 and earn 5% cash back from Chase on up to $1,500 in
combined purchases from  Jul 01 – Sep 30, 2018 at:

  • Gas Stations
  • Lyft
  • Walgreens

Note: earn 5% cash back on up to $1,500 in combined purchases in this quarter’s bonus categories.

List of included merchants can be found here.

Discover Card:

Sign up for the 1st quarter of 2018 and earn 5% Cashback Bonus on up to $1,500 in purchases at:

  • Restaurants

List of included merchants can be found here.

 

$15 Instant Rebate on $300 in Visa Cards at OfficeMax from 4-8-2018 to 4-14-2018

 

WARNING: There have been reports of fraudulent transactions appearing on the gift cards after purchase. I would recommend “liquidating” the gift cards as soon as possible after purchase. For example by buying the gift card to your grocery store. 

OfficeMax is offering a $15 instant rebate with the purchase of $300 in Visa gift cards from 4-8-2018 to 4-14-2018. There is a limit of 1 offer per customer/business.

To maximize Miles/Points earnings use your Chase Bold/Ink credit card to make 1 transaction buying 2 $200 cards each. You will earn 2019 Chase Ultimate Rewards Points or you can earn  5% cashback with American Express SimplyCash Plus Business credit card.

See post on How to set PIN number for MasterCard or Visa gift cards.

Please remember:
1. This time it is a $15 instant rebate.
2. Available only at the store.
3. Limit 1 per customer.
4. Valid 4-8-2018 to 4-14-2018.
5. Subject to availability.

This is a similar another offer like Office Max had in November 2017: you could make multiple purchases and earn instant rebate every time.

Office Max stores in Beachwood, OH, and Solon, OH have plenty of different varieties of Visa Gift cards from strict $200 to variable $20-$200 cards (those work too).

Remember to register for Q1 2018 Credit Card Category Bonuses

Bonus Categories

Many Credit card offer 5% Cashback/5 pints for $1 spend in different categories of spending each quarter. The 1st quarter of 2018 starts on January 1 and it is time to register for those promotions:

Citi® Dividend Card:

Sign up for 1st quarter 2018 and get 5% cash back at drugstores and fitness clubs
including favorites like:

  • Gas Stations
  • Car Rentals

Department stores are larger merchants that sell a general line of apparel, home furnishings, furniture, electronics, cosmetics, housewares and major appliances. They have several departments that usually have separate checkout counters.

Chase Freedom Card:

Sign up for 1st quarter of 2018 and earn 5% cash back from Chase on up to $1,500 in
combined purchases from  January 1 – March 31, 2018 at:

  • Gas Stations
  • Internet/Cable/Phone Services
  • Chase Pay®, Android Pay™, Apple Pay®, Samsung Pay

Note:

  • earn 5% cash back on up to $1,500 in combined purchases in this quarter’s bonus categories
  • List of included merchants can be found here.

Discover Card:

Sign up for the 1st quarter of 2018 and earn 5% Cashback Bonus on up to $1,500 in purchases at:

  • Gas Stations
  • Wholesale Clubs

List of included merchants can be found here.

Buy $300 worth of American Express Gift Cards at Staples, Get $20 Staples Card Cart by Rebate. Valid 12/3/17–12/9/17.

WARNING: There have been reports of fraudulent transactions appearing on the gift cards after purchase. I would recommend “liquidating” the gift cards as soon as possible after purchase. For example by buying the gift card to your grocery store.

Get a $20 Staples®  Gift Card after easy rebate for buying $300 or more in American Express® Gift Cards from Staples store.

This deal is good on 12/3/17–12/9/17.
To maximize Miles/Points earnings use your Chase Bold/Ink credit card to buy 2 $200 cards. You will earn 2000 Chase Ultimate Rewards Points using your Bold/Ink Business Card.

The offer can be found in the current Staples Weekly Ad and rebate can be submitted online using Staples Easy Rebate Site

Those cards can be used as regular American Express Cards for day-to-day purchase effectively turning any purchase into 5 points category. American Express Gift Cards do not allow to set up PIN. See post on How to set PIN number for MasterCard or Visa gift cards.

Please remember:
1. This time it is $20 Staples gift card.
2. Available only at the store.
3. Limit 1 per household.
4. Valid 12/3/17–12/9/17.
5. Subject to availability.

The Staples stores in Streetsboro and Mayfield HTS have plenty of $200 American Express Gifts card in stock.

Use Visa Checkout at Shutterfly and get $25 Off your next order

Use Visa Checkout at Shutterfly and get $25 Off your next order

To qualify for the $25 offer you must:

  1. place an order between May 24, 2017 and August 22, 2017 and select Visa Checkout as the payment method. Offer valid while supplies lasts.
  2. opt-in to receive Shutterfly’s marketing emails
  3. will receive an email containing a promo code good for $25 off one future qualifying merchandise order of $25 or more (after select discounts and before taxes, shipping and handling) through shutterfly.com, our mobile-friendly site or Shutterfly app. This email will contain the promo code expiration date. $25 off promo will be applied to your order before any code-based %-off promos.
  4. Limit one $-off promo per order. Promo can only be redeemed once per account and/or billing address. This offer code can only be entered once. Taxes, shipping and handling will apply.
  5. Not valid on personalized postage stamps, prepaid plans, annual savings plans, video plans, gift certificates, cards sent using mailing services, prior purchases and orders placed for in-store pickup. Cannot be redeemed for cash or combined with select offers or credits.

Other Shutterfly promotions:

SAVE 50% ON EVERYTHING. Code: SAVE50 . Ends June 20, 2017

 

Buy $300 worth of Visa Gift Cards at Staples get $20 Visa Rebate Card. Valid 5/21/17–5/27/17.

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$20 rebate on $300 of visa gift cards at Staples. Valid 5/21/17–5/27/17

Get a $20 Visa® Prepaid Card after easy rebate for buying $300 or more in Visa® Gift Cards from Staples store.

This deal is good from 5/21/17–5/27/17.
To maximize Miles/Points earnings use your Chase Bold/Ink credit card to buy at list 3 $200 cards. You will earn 3000 Chase Ultimate Rewards Points using your Bold/Ink Business Card.

Rebate can be filed on line using Staples Easy Rebate Site, The offer can be found here: Buy $300 worth of Visa Gift Cards at Staples get $20 Visa Rebate Card. Valid 5/21/17–5/27/17.

Those cards can not be loaded to BlueBird/Serve card at Walmart stores but can be used as regular Visa Cards for day to day purchase, effectively turning any purchase into 5 points category. See post on How to set PIN number for MasterCard or Visa gift cards.

Please remember:
1. This time it is $20 Visa gift card.
2. Available only at the store.
3. Limit 1 per household.
4. Valid 5/21/17–5/27/17
5. Subject to availability.