Ep 5: Black Friday, Gift Card Reselling, Amazon/Hilton Deals/Re-Glitch

Today we’re back!…

0:42 – What does Black Friday (and holiday sales in general) mean for points & miles earning?

4:00Gift Card Reselling

  • Great time of the year for gift card reselling (iTunes deals all over the place was the story of the year for Black Friday)
  • Target 10% off coming 12/2 (link)
  • Risk associated with gift card reselling

12:10 – Amex/Citi/Chase Amazon Deals (link)

14:00 – Hilton/Amazon 0.5 cpp re-glitch (link)

  • 2nd time this “glitch” has occurred
  • Amex Hilton Aspire 150,000 + $250 air travel per calendar year + free weekend cert on signup/anniversary + $250 Hilton resort credit + Diamond status (link, but consider spousal referral)

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  • Lessons learned from 8 Credit Card signup stories
  • Updates on our experiences with card-linked reward programs
  • CNB Crystal


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