Tag Archives: gift cards

Starbucks gift cards are now just a text away

Taylor Tompkins

Do you have a Starbucks addiction? Do you know someone with a Starbucks addiction? Do you have an iPhone with the latest update? If you answered yes to any or all of these questions, boy, are you in for a…
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Ticket resellers’ new hurdle: purchase-card verification

Taylor Tompkins
To thwart ticket scalpers, you may need to show your card

One of my roommates sat next to his computer, poker face thoroughly intact and credit card in hand, as he anxiously refreshed the page. He was waiting to buy Lady Gaga tickets since she jumped off a roof at the…
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5 ways to keep your elite travel status

Erica Sandberg

If you’re like me, you’ve racked up so many air miles and points that you’ve earned some perks at the airport (lounge access, for example). That’s wonderful, but know that your elite status for 2017 will be fixed the moment…
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5 reasons I prefer credit cards for my travels

Julie Loffredi

I am so horrible with cash, they might just title any TV series about me “Have Cards – Will Travel.” How bad is my money mess? There is always a pool of pennies in the bottom of my purse, and…
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How I beat coupons with discount gift cards

Karen Queen

Every week, I’d spend about 30 minutes clipping and ripping coupons from the Sunday newspaper. They piled up everywhere — in the car, on my desk and, rarely, in my coupon book. But at most I’d save $10. Then I discovered discount gift cards.

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