Tag Archives: gift cards

2 ways to earn airline miles by shopping in stores

Lyn Mettler
2 ways to earn airline miles shopping IN stores

Did you know that you can rack up airline miles not just by starting your online shopping at the airline shopping portals but by shopping and paying for your items in a physical store? Both United and Alaska now offer…
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Last-minute gift idea? Give a gift card, get a free one for you

Kelly Dilworth

If you’re hunting for last-minute gift ideas, gift card holiday specials let you give a gift and get something extra. Dozens of retailers, movie houses and restaurant chains are sweetening their gift card offers with extra perks for buyers. For…
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My don’t-wait-until-the-last-minute holiday checklist

Dawn Papandrea

While I’m mostly of the belief that any sort of Christmas music or decoration must wait until after I’ve had my turkey, I have found that getting into a December mindset in November is good for my budget. Here’s what…
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More breaches and more credit card news to know this week

Taylor Tompkins

This week’s (un)lucky number is: 43.9 That’s the percent of households with a credit card balance, typically one of $2,300. So do you want the good news or the bad news about that first? I will give the bad (better to…
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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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