Category Archives: Discover

Barclaycard is testing a 40,000 point offer… and last chance for an old Discover card

COMING SOON TO A MAILBOX NEAR YOU?: Courtesy of Frequent Miler, we learn that there is apparently an invitation-only 40,000 point sign-up bonus for the Barclaycard Arrival World Mastercard. The best public offer is 20,000 points, which is twice the offer … Continue reading

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Discover More Cardbuilder: $200 bonus! Also: your genes on sale

IT PAYS $200 TO DISCOVER: The Discover Card website has one of those DIY card pages where you can tweak various settings–APR, rewards, etc.–and pick your own card. If you choose “all available offers” and sort by “welcome bonus”, you’ll … Continue reading

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How many credit cards can you apply for at once? More than you think…

AT LEAST SEVEN, APPARENTLY: FWF’s resident credit card expert, who goes by the nom de plume imbatman, did what is known as an app-o-rama a few months ago. This is a practice wherein multiple credit cards are applied for at … Continue reading

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Free money with your Capital One Best Buy card!

FREE MONEY FROM BEST BUY AND CAPITAL ONE: In case any of you happen to hold a Capital One Best Buy credit card: we received a flyer notifying us that we can get a $75 gift certificate if we spend … Continue reading

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