Category Archives: Marriott

A gravy train ends, responding to a cease and desist letter, and–for some reason–gnomes

NO MORE FUNDING CD’S WITH A CC AT NWFCU: A sort-of-well-known-but-not-too-well-known gravy train has ended: Northwest Federal Credit Union has stopped letting people fund large amounts of CD deposits with credit cards. This particular trick has been spoken of in … Continue reading

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Plink: Another source of passive credit card income

WE’LL GIVE THIS ONE A TRY:¬†We previously wrote about Great Bridge Group, a company willing to give you 1% on your credit transactions, up to $300 per year. Another one caught our eye, and it goes by the name Plink. … Continue reading

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