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AmEx offers cardholders a luxury getaway

Jeremy Simon

We all could use a little escape from the everyday once in a while. If you’re an American Express cardholder and can clear some space on your calendar between Jan. 20 and Feb. 13, 2009, why not take some time off in the form of a luxurious 24-day, five-continent vacation?
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Rewards junkies take cash back credit cards to the max

Jeremy Simon

For consumers out to squeeze every dollar in rewards from their cash back credit card, people like Michael and Nicole Cheng of Centerville, Virginia, stand out either as an example to imitate or challengers to outpace.
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Miley Cyrus: Too young for a credit card?

Emily Crone

The San Francisco Gate just reported that tween sensation Miley Cyrus (a.k.a. Hannah Montana), daughter of achy-breaky legend Billy Ray Cyrus, frequently gets in trouble from her parents for her spending habits. More recently, the then 14-year-old (she just turned 15) found herself in time out for losing her credit card.
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Gift cards make lousy/great gifts

Jeremy Simon

While some people would rather get a lump of coal in their stocking than the increasingly-ubiquitous gift card, other shoppers may be interested in a few unique gift card offerings this holiday season.
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The shadows know

Jeremy Simon

Marketers note that the members of Gen M already in the workforce (dubbed “shadow millenials”) have their own unique buying characteristics.
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