3% Simply Cash hotel category did NOT work with Hyatt gift cards


A few weeks ago I purchased a $500 Hyatt gift card in preparation for a couple of stays I had coming up. Thanks to my Milepoint premium membership discount, I’m allowed to buy up to $5,000 worth of Hyatt gift …

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Before you buy gift cards, check twice!


A few days ago we decided to shop for a new Roomba. Roomba’s are really cool robots that will hopefully save us time by constantly cleaning the floor of our house. The best deal we found was at JC Penney, …

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New Discover 5% cash back bonus category starts today


Just a reminder that starting today there is a brand new 5% cash back bonus category for the Discover It credit card. The first quarter of 2013 featured restaurants and movies. The second quarter of 2013 will feature 5% cash …

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How to get even more money out of your Discover 5% cashback


A few days ago we wrote about the Discover it card and its 5% cashback. In the first 30 days since I’ve had the card, I’ve accumulated $29 in cashback just by using the card at restaurants alone. The easiest …

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Radisson Hotel Admiral Toronto – Harbourfront – Review


We stayed at this beautiful hotel during our visit to Toronto for one night by using the free night certificate that we earned during Club Carlson’s “Buy One, Get One” promo, where you could earn a free one-night stay certificate …

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My $25 SPG gift certificate


Last night I received my $25 SPG gift certificate in the mail. I wrote about Gold members getting this certificate a few weeks ago in this article. I earned Gold status by doing a mattress run back in December so …

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