December 24th, 2011

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Just a friendly reminder to comment with your favorite charity on Thursday’s post to be eligible to win a bunch of different prizes, including:

Delta Silver Medallion elite status valid through February 2013 (I’ll select this as my Platinum Choice Benefit)
10,000 Amex Membership Rewards Points (from my past bump bonuses)
Four $50 American Airlines gift certificates (from my Amex Platinum $200 benefit)-
Motorola Bluetooth Stereo Headphones from the Verizon e-store 83,871 AA mile debacle (which I forgot to return)
-A signed copy of my friend and TPG reader Danyelle Freeman’s book, Try This: Traveling the Globe Without Leaving the Table
-A canister of ultra rich Turkish ground coffee that I picked up on my recent trip to Istanbul
-A sealed Delta amenity kit and a bunch of other random goodies like free drink coupons and Anna’s Cookies from the US Airways Grand Slam promotion

Safe travels and happy holidays!

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  • Earn 30,000 bonus miles after you make $1,000 in purchases on your new Card within your first 3 months and a $50 statement credit after you make a Delta purchase with your new Card within your first 3 months.
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Intro APR on Purchases
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Regular APR
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Annual Fee
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Balance Transfer Fee
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Excellent Credit
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