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Dec 29, 15, 9:42 am
Replies: 122
Views: 39,870
Posted By 8mpg

Just wanted to say thank you!! I was in a rush...

Just wanted to say thank you!! I was in a rush (expiring in a week). Our household account had 160k miles that were going to expire. I dumped 2000 avios on a ticket to Legoland in Dallas. Split...
Apr 15, 12, 9:46 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,877
Posted By 8mpg

Hopefully tomorrow!! I dont have AA mall up yet...

Hopefully tomorrow!! I dont have AA mall up yet as part of the list, but I will. There are so many shopping portals and over 4000 stores to keep up with. Its overwhelming.
Apr 15, 12, 9:44 pm
Replies: 4,819
Views: 1,983,617
Posted By 8mpg

quite often... you need to be fast though when...

quite often... you need to be fast though when buying online as the stuff sells out very fast with people doing this for points and cash. I did a round not long ago for $700 which was 6300 points....
Forum: MilesBuzz
Apr 15, 12, 9:40 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 5,171
Posted By 8mpg

if it was that easy...everyone would do it

if it was that easy...everyone would do it
Apr 14, 12, 6:13 am
Replies: 11
Views: 1,877
Posted By 8mpg

Give me a couple more days and my site will be...

Give me a couple more days and my site will be one hair better and compare credit cards to stores to maximize the points. You will select the credit cards you have from the list, choose the store and...
Forum: Travel News
Mar 28, 12, 11:16 pm
Replies: 53
Views: 5,148
Posted By 8mpg

not when they are expecting flights that are less...

not when they are expecting flights that are less than 100% full
Mar 26, 12, 7:25 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 707
Posted By 8mpg

In the next week or two, my search engine will be...

In the next week or two, my search engine will be up and running. Im fine tuning right now. It will allow you to search by store, the card you have and through shopping portals.
Mar 26, 12, 9:57 am
Replies: 2,509
Views: 339,387
Posted By 8mpg

I wont be giving cash for people signing up for...

I wont be giving cash for people signing up for credit cards on my site... users will have a way to make money back though
Mar 26, 12, 8:08 am
Replies: 2,509
Views: 339,387
Posted By 8mpg

There is nothing of this nature that I know of...

There is nothing of this nature that I know of from the affiliates. These accounts are through middle men, not direct with AA/BA/etc and there are no miles involved.


The idea of a mutual benefit...
Mar 25, 12, 6:22 am
Replies: 2,509
Views: 339,387
Posted By 8mpg

It is all about presentation in my mind. If...

It is all about presentation in my mind. If someone says "THIS IS THE BEST DEAL" and they say is just to make money, then it is not kosher in my mind. However, if they say "I think think this is a...
Mar 25, 12, 1:57 am
Replies: 2,509
Views: 339,387
Posted By 8mpg

I dont know. Do you really need exact numbers? I...

I dont know. Do you really need exact numbers? I mean really, what do you need to know what each card pays? They range from $40-300. Each card is different and there is 50+ cards people can offer....
Mar 24, 12, 7:45 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 784
Posted By 8mpg

I would apply as long as you know you will use...

I would apply as long as you know you will use your card at your job and they will not provide one. Might as well start racking up miles/points day 1.
Mar 24, 12, 7:39 pm
Replies: 2,509
Views: 339,387
Posted By 8mpg

They make $40-300 depending on the card with most...

They make $40-300 depending on the card with most falling in the $100 category. Some of the student cards are in the $40 area and very few cards like the Amex Platinum and Chase Black card are in the...
Mar 23, 12, 4:33 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 987
Posted By 8mpg

I sure have. I got the Chase Ink Bold and Chase...

I sure have. I got the Chase Ink Bold and Chase Sapphire just a couple months ago. Sapphire Preferred was no problem. The Ink Bold needed to move around credit line. I honestly closed 3 accounts taht...
Mar 23, 12, 4:08 am
Replies: 5,622
Views: 1,109,781
Posted By 8mpg

I have had the US Airways card (40k bonus) for...

I have had the US Airways card (40k bonus) for about a month and never used it. Got an email today offering 15k miles for spending $1250/month each month April-June. Anyone else get the offer?
Forum: MilesBuzz
Mar 22, 12, 11:57 am
Replies: 41
Views: 4,705
Posted By 8mpg

Vendors are charged a couple of ways: monthly...

Vendors are charged a couple of ways: monthly fees, credit card transaction fees (per swipe), and a percentage commission (say 1-2%). So if you are trying to get a roofing company to do 100 swipes...
Mar 22, 12, 5:10 am
Replies: 2,509
Views: 339,387
Posted By 8mpg

I agree but disagree. The Freedom card is decent...

I agree but disagree. The Freedom card is decent but changing categories dont always appeal to people because they might not spend in that category. I rarely use my Discover card because of this....
Mar 22, 12, 1:19 am
Replies: 2,509
Views: 339,387
Posted By 8mpg

Would everyone care if the bloggers pushed a card...

Would everyone care if the bloggers pushed a card without emphasizing on the bonus? I think this is where the problem is. The Sapphire card is a good card for everyday use outside of the bonus. No...
Mar 22, 12, 12:41 am
Replies: 12
Views: 1,026
Posted By 8mpg

What card are you using for the ultimate rewards?...

What card are you using for the ultimate rewards? Ink Bold, Sapphire or Freedom. If it is Ink Bold and you are willing to do some legwork, you can buy Amazon GC at Staples with 5x rewards, but you...
Mar 22, 12, 12:35 am
Replies: 3
Views: 987
Posted By 8mpg

Credit lines are not directly correlated to the...

Credit lines are not directly correlated to the credit score. It may be the length of credit, utilization, other debt, etc that contribute to the amount they are willing to extend. If he has more...
Mar 21, 12, 7:20 am
Replies: 466
Views: 187,473
Posted By 8mpg

If the Citi AA card with 50k miles $150 statement...

If the Citi AA card with 50k miles $150 statement credit and admirals passes is still there, it would be a good idea. Sapphire would be good simply because you can transfer to two different alliances...
Mar 20, 12, 8:42 pm
Replies: 115
Views: 28,828
Posted By 8mpg

Dont let the haters keep you down OP. There are...

Dont let the haters keep you down OP. There are plenty of people that have their secrets and 10x that that dont but want things spoon fed to them. The reward for ingenuity and creativity should be...
Mar 20, 12, 2:58 am
Replies: 12
Views: 1,026
Posted By 8mpg

I think I have my database working. If you would,...

I think I have my database working. If you would, post up the cards you have and the stores that are allowing preorders.
Mar 19, 12, 10:29 am
Replies: 12
Views: 1,026
Posted By 8mpg

I completely understand. If my website was...

I completely understand. If my website was finished it would have been a great use to you. It searches based on store and credit cards you have to find the best deals based on points or cashback.
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Mar 19, 12, 5:38 am
Replies: 7
Views: 1,173
Posted By 8mpg

Amazon giftcards are not sold at Staples.com ...

Amazon giftcards are not sold at Staples.com

I would use InkBold and buy instore.

Best options if you had the cards would be:
Amex Blue Cash using it at a grocery store for 6 points
Amex...
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