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Last Chance to Earn 5X at Restaurants, Wholesale Clubs, Amazon, & Home Improvement

Last Chance to Earn 5X at Restaurants, Wholesale Clubs, Amazon, & Home Improvement

Million Mile SecretsLast Chance to Earn 5X at Restaurants, Wholesale Clubs, Amazon, & Home ImprovementMillion Mile Secrets Team

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Folks with the Chase Freedom or Discover it card still have time to earn 5% cash back or 5X bonus points in this quarter’s bonus categories!

Last Chance To Earn 5X At Restaurants Wholesale Clubs Amazon Home Improvement
Earn 5% Cash Back Through September 30, 2016, When You Shop at Amazon Using the Discover it Card!

I’ll show you where you can earn 5% cash back or a 5X bonus through September 30, 2016!

Earn a Bonus Through the End of the Month With These Cards!

Chase Freedom

Link:   Chase Freedom

Link:   My Review of the Chase Freedom

Link:   Activate the Chase Freedom Bonus

If you activated your Chase Freedom card’s 3rd quarter bonus, you can earn 5X Chase Ultimate Rewards points on up to $1,500 in spending at restaurants & wholesale clubs (like Costco, Sam’s Club, and BJ’s) through September 30, 2016. 

Note:  Wholesale club purchases like gas, fuel, or service purchases like travel, insurance, cell phones, and home improvement do NOT qualify as 5X bonus point purchases.

You’ll be able to earn 5X Ultimate Rewards points at wholesale clubs through December 31, 2016, too.  But you’ll need to activate the 4th quarter bonus!

Here are 5 ways you can earn the maximum number of points this quarter.

I always keep the Chase Freedom card in my wallet.  Because it’s easy to earn a lot of Ultimate Rewards points or cash back on purchases I’d probably make anyway.

And if you also have the Chase Sapphire Preferred, Ink Plus, or Ink Bold (no longer available) card, you can transfer your Chase Ultimate Rewards points to airline and hotel partners for Big Travel!

Discover it

Link:   Discover it

Link:   Activate the Discover it Bonus

Through September 30, 2016, folks with the Discover it card can earn 5% cash back on up to $1,500 in spending at Amazon and home improvement stores, when you activate the bonus.

And even better, Discover will automatically match all the cash back you earn dollar for dollar at the end of your first year of card membership, for new cardmembers only.

So new cardholders can effectively earn 10% cash back on bonus category spending!

I like that you can earn 5% cash back at Amazon on items like gift cards, Amazon Fresh purchases, and items from 3rd party sellers.  This makes it easier to get the maximum amount of cash back!

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Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card

Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card

  • Earn 50,000 bonus points after you spend $4,000 on purchases in the first 3 months from account opening. That's $625 toward travel when you redeem through Chase Ultimate Rewards®
  • Chase Sapphire Preferred® named a 'Best Travel Credit Card' by MONEY® Magazine, 2016-2017
  • 2X points on travel and dining at restaurants worldwide & 1 point per dollar spent on all other purchases.
  • Earn 5,000 bonus points after you add the first authorized user and make a purchase in the first 3 months from account opening
  • No foreign transaction fees
  • 1:1 point transfer to leading airline and hotel loyalty programs
  • Get 25% more value when you redeem for travel through Chase Ultimate Rewards. For example, 50,000 points are worth $625 toward travel.
  • No blackout dates or travel restrictions - as long as there's a seat on the flight, you can book it through Chase Ultimate Rewards

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