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GiftCardMall – how to buy Visa Gift Cards online

GiftCardMall – how to buy Visa Gift Cards online

The biggest source of miles for me are rounds of applications for new credit cards. Almost all of these new credit cards require a major minimum spend. My recent round of applications required a total of $20,000 in spend over just a 3-month period! Now we outlined a number of manufactured spending techniques lately that […]

Posted on September 25, 2014 by in Manufactured Spend

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Evolve Money to only accept one payment per month(!)

Evolve Money to only accept one payment per month(!)

In our CNN article in June we shared tips how to manufacture 1 million airline miles. Part of the manufactured spend techniques is to liquidate a rather large amount of gift cards. Walmart and Evolve Money were part of this strategy and made it really easy. Unfortunately, my local Walmarts have stopped accepting gift cards […]

Posted on August 27, 2014 by in Manufactured Spend

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Amazon Payments with 5x miles

Amazon Payments with 5x miles

As you probably already know, Amazon Payments is a fast, easy and secure way to shop online. Use the shipping and payment information that's already stored in your Amazon account to shop with any online store or nonprofit website that accepts Amazon Payments. You can also use Amazon Payments to send or receive money – […]

Posted on July 30, 2014 by in $25 off Amazon.com, Manufactured Spend

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Get 3% Cashback with American Express gift cards and achieve your credit card minimum spend

Get 3% Cashback with American Express gift cards and achieve your credit card minimum spend

Gift cards are an important part of the 'arsenal of manufactured spending'. As we outlined in our recent article, you can spend your way to 1,000,000 miles for just about $6,500. Did you know that American Express sells gift cards too and pays you to buy them? If you buy a $3,000 gift card from […]

Posted on July 16, 2014 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards, Manufactured Spend

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How to make one million airline miles with just 2 credit cards and $6436.75

How to make one million airline miles with just 2 credit cards and $6436.75

Wouldn’t we all like to have a million miles? We will show you below how to earn a million miles with just 2 credit card applications and just 30 minutes (or less) of your time every day. You can use those miles, for example, for two luxurious trips by first or business class to the […]

Posted on June 17, 2014 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards, best use of Citibank ThankYou points, Manufactured Spend

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