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2 Days Only! Ebel Women’s Beluga Manchette Watch, On Sale For $928, Now Just $495 Shipped From Ashford After Exclusive Coupon Savings!

Ebel Women’s Beluga Manchette Watch Linky

Use the following code in your cart to lower the price to just $495 shipped (Exp: 08/25): DANSEBEL495

“Sleek, sensual lines and simple, elegant beauty define the Ebel women’s Beluga Manchette watch. This timepiece features an integrated 20-millimeter stainless steel case and 18-millimeter stainless steel, bracelet-style band, with invisible fold-over clasp, for a delicate and slender silhouette. Twelve sparkling diamond accents dot the white mother-of-pearl face. You can rely on the sturdy scratch-resistant sapphire crystal to protect the contents of this watch, and the Swiss-quartz movement to run for years to come. This watch is water resistant to 99 feet.”

Sells for $928 on Amazon.

Why shop at Ashford?
-Free Shipping
-2-year warranty on all watches
-30-day money back guarantee
-100% brand-new, authentic watches
-Secure Shopping
-Over 1 million satisfied customers since 1997

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Amtrak: Travel Between New York And Baltimore Or Washington D.C For Just $29 Each Way In October!

Amtrak Offer Linky

Perfect timing for a chol ha’moed getaway!

-Book by 08/25 or while seats last.
Travel between 10/12-10/27
-Valid for travel between Washington, DC or Baltimore, MD and New York, NY.

HT: akivacp, via the DansDeals Forums

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Groupon NYC: Luxury Car Driving Experience For $59-$99!

Update 2: Alive Again!

Update: DEAD!

Groupon NYC: Experience A Luxury Car Driving Experience For $59-$99

The Groupon Promise: If you’re let down, we’ll refund your purchase. Period.

-For $59, you get a three-lap luxury sports-car ride-along experience (a $177 value).
-For $99, you get a three-lap luxury sports-car driving experience (a $237 value).

-Clients select one of three swanky steeds:
-The powerfully sleek Aston Martin Vantage
-The luxurious Bentley Continental GTC convertible
-The Lamborghini Gallardo, capable of speeds up to 202 mph with the power of 550 horses.

-Whether easing into the driver’s seat or calling shotgun, auto aficionados take three spins around Raceway Park’s 1.35-mile road course, blasting down the 1,400-foot straightaway and deftly maneuvering the mini corkscrew.

230 Pension Rd.
Englishtown, New Jersey 07726
(732) 931-7091
-The New Jersey track is easily accessible from New York City via New Jersey Transit. Clients can take a bus or train from Penn Station to Matawan/Aberdeen, where GT Dream Cars staff offers pickup and drop-off services for an $18 fee.

-Expires in 1 year
-Limit 3 per person, may buy multiple as gifts.
-Limit 1 per visit.
-Valid only for option purchased.
-Must be 18 or older.
-6’4 height max.
-325lb weight max.
-Must sign waiver.
-Must have valid driver’s license.

HT: Aryeh1, via the DansDeals Forums

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Sony VAIO E Series 15.5″ Laptop For Just $574.99 With Free Shipping After Coupon!

Update: The $75 off coupon only appears to work on the Charcoal Black color.

Buy this computer on a credit card like the Starwood AMEX Consumer Card, the Starwood AMEX Business Card or the AMEX Premier Rewards Gold and you’ll get a 2nd year of top notch warranty coverage from AMEX for free! Have a problem with the laptop during the AMEX warranty year? AMEX will pay to fix the problem or refund the entire purchase price of your computer!

Sony VAIO E Series 15.5″ Laptop Linky

Apply the following eCoupon code on the shipment and payment page in your cart after you are logged in to drop the price to $574.99 (Exp: 08/27): VAIOEH13FXBDEAL

-Engraving is free, but makes the product nonreturnable.

-30 day return policy with no restocking fees!

Specs:
-2nd Generation Intel Core i3-2310M dual core processor
-Windows 7 Home Premium
-15.5″ 1366 x 768 LED
– Built-in MOTION EYE camera and microphone
-4GB RAM at 1,333MHZ (expandable with 1 free RAM slot)
-640GB Hard Drive
-CD/DVD Burner
-802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi
-4 USB ports
-SD slot/Memory Stick Stick Duo slot
-HDMI Out

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Up For Grabs: A One-Way Flight From Akron, OH To LaGuardia!

If anyone would like a free one-way flight on Airtran from CAK (Akron, OH) to LGA (NYC/LaGuardia) nonstop on 08/23 at 12:51pm just send an email to me at and it’s yours!

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Jewpon NY: Just $7.99 For Unlimited Rides & Attractions At Fun City, Including Kosher Pizza And Soda!

Please note: This is a paid advertisement which is stickied as the top post, please scroll down for new posts.

Jewpon NY: Just $7.99 For Unlimited Rides & Attractions At Fun City, Including Kosher Pizza And Soda!

VALUE PASS! Coupon includes unlimited rides and attractions for 75 minutes:
Rides: Bumper Cars, Himalaya, Train.
Soft Play Attractions: Lazer Tag, Glow Mini Golf.
PLUS: One Slice of Sizzling Pizza and one small Fountain soda.

-Conveniently located in the Palisades Center Mall, 3406 Palisades Center Drive, West Nyack, New York, 845-397-2613
-Rides and Attractions for kids of all ages!
-Cholov yisrael pizza and kosher snackbar!

-Expires Oct 10, 2011.
-Under the strict supervision of R Asher Schechter, Cholov Yisroel.
-Valid starting Today!
-Limit 5 coupons per person.

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Transfer 20,000 Starpoints Into 30,000 Air Canada Aeroplan Miles!

Offer Registration Linky

Air Canada Award Chart Linky

20,000 Starpoints normally transfer into 25,000 airline miles (with some exceptions where you get 12,500 or 50,000 miles).

If you register and transfer 20,000 Starpoints to Air Canada’s Aeroplan program by 09/18 you will get 30,000 miles instead of 25,000 miles.

Based on my own personal experience you can transfer your Starpoints into anyone’s Air Canada account, the names on the accounts do not have to match.

The bonus is valid once per Air Canada account.

Remember that Air Canada miles are best used for travel on their dozens of Star Alliance partners as they don’t charge a fuel surcharge when you fly on partner carriers.

HT: FT

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30,000 Point Starwood Signup Bonus On Both The Starwood Consumer And The Starwood Business American Express Cards!

Update: This offer is now dead!

Related posts:
-Does Opening And Closing Cards Hurt Your Credit Score?
-Getting To Israel Using Starwood Starpoints!
-Need To Meet A Spending Threshold Deadline? Get Waived Fees On AMEX Gift Cards!
-Need To Meet A Spending Threshold Deadline? Send And Receive $1,000/Month With No Fees Using Amazon Payments!

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Starwood American Express 30K Consumer Card Linky

Starwood American Express 30K Business Card Linky

This is a limited time offer, you must apply by August 22nd to get it!

The Starwood card is still my favorite and go-to card for general spending.

Starwood’s usual signup offer is 10,000 bonus points for spending $1 and 15,000 bonus points after spending $15,000.
With this offer you will get 10,000 bonus points for spending $1 and 20,000 bonus points for spending $4,500 within 3 months.  So spend $4,500 and you’ll have 34,500 Starwood points!
You need to apply for the 30K offer by August 22nd.

If you’re looking for other cards to apply for simultaneously just look at this forum thread for other great options.

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There’s no fee on the Starwood card for the first year and $65 thereafter though you can often get bonus points or account credits for keeping it open for additional years. You can always cancel any American Express card within 60 days of being charged the fee on your statement and you will receive a full refund of the fee. If you cancel after 60 days you get a pro-rated refund based on how many months you had the card.

As points are deposited into your Starwood account you do not lose your points if you cancel your card like with American Express Membership Rewards points.  You do need to maintain some activity in your Starwood account every 12 months though to keep it active.

Starwood’s cash and points chart make expensive hotel stays dirt cheap.  I’ve stayed in $190/night hotels for just $30 and 1,600 Starpoints and gotten upgraded to amazing suites.  Even without the suite that makes each Starpoint worth 10 cents each.

When you redeem points for a hotel stay when using just points you also get the 5th night for free!  Plus there are no blackout dates or capacity controls on standard rooms starting at 2,000 points per night.

Of you can transfer your Starpoints into miles with dozens of airlines at great ratios.  20,000 Starpoints becomes 25,000 miles on most of those airlines.  20,000 Starpoints becomes a whopping 50,000 kilometers on LAN, a South American OneWorld carrier.  LAN is partners with AA and will book you a ticket say from New York to Montreal or Toronto for just 16,000 kilometers.  Or they can book you on BA from London to Paris for just 12,000 Starpoints.  Fly on LAN from the US to Brazil for just 48,000 kilomoters.  Plus LAN never charges any fuel surcharges!

The Starwood card is much better than other cards (Like HAS advantage) for going to Israel.
With HAS you are stuck with just the availability on El Al. Plus El Al charges hundreds of dollars in fuel surcharges on award tickets.
With Starwood you have thousands of routing possibilities for free flights to Israel for less points than with HAS. And even if you want to only go to Israel on El Al you can just transfer Starwood points to AA and they will book you on El Al without any fuel surcharges!!!

There are also often bonus miles promotions for even more miles when you transfer points to airlines.  In the past bonuses for transferring have ranged from 25% to a whopping 312% for transfers to Air Canada, AA, Delta, and USAirways.

Starwood Nights and flights option makes 5 night stays even cheaper when you transfer Starpoints to miles at the same time as when you book the stay.

When you have the Starwood card you also get other benefits like 3rd night free at Sheraton and 2/5 elite qualifying stays and nights for each card you have.

Plus the card comes with amazing return, purchase and warranty protections that are worth their weight in gold.  And of course, American Express’ top-notch dispute/chargeback resolution.

Curious about the other 29 Starwood transfer options and ratios? Here they are!  With so may different airlines to transfer to it’s just a matter of figuring out which one has the lowest rates to where you want to go.  I’ve separated them by alliance so you can know which airlines are partners and will therefore let you book award travel on partner airlines.  Of course airlines also have lots non-alliance partners, but by definition they are partners with all airlines in the same alliance.

OneWorld Alliance:
AA: 20,000 Starpoints=25,000 miles
British Airways: 20,000 Starpoints=25,000 miles
Cathay Pacific Asia Miles: 20,000 Starpoints=25,000 miles
JAL/Japan Airways: 20,000 Starpoints=25,000 miles
LAN: 20,000 Starpoints=50,000 kms
Mexicana: 20,000 Starpoints=25,000 miles

Skyteam Alliance:
Air France/KLM Flying Blue: 20,000 Starpoints=25,000 miles
Alitalia: 20,000 Starpoints=25,000 miles
Delta: 20,000 Starpoints=25,000 miles

Star Alliance:
Air Canada: 20,000 Starpoints=25,000 miles
Air China: 20,000 Starpoints=25,000 miles
Air New Zealand: 20,000 Starpoints=385 points
ANA/All Nippon: 20,000 Starpoints=25,000 miles
Asiana: 20,000 Starpoints=25,000 miles
Continental: 20,000 Starpoints=12,500 miles
Lufthansa Miles & More: 20,000 Starpoints=25,000 miles
Singapore: 20,000 Starpoints=25,000 miles
Thai: 20,000 Starpoints=25,000 miles
United: 20,000 Starpoints=12,500 miles
USAirways: 20,000 Starpoints=25,000 miles

Unaligned:
Air Berlin (Expected to join Oneworld in 2012): 20,000 Starpoints=25,000 miles
Alaska (Partners with many various airlines): 20,000 Starpoints=25,000 miles
Emirates: 20,000 Starpoints=25,000 miles
Hawaiian: 20,000 Starpoints=25,000 miles
Kingfisher (Expected to join Oneworld later this year): 20,000 Starpoints=25,000 miles
Qatar: 20,000 Starpoints=25,000 miles
Saudi Arabian: 20,000 Starpoints=25,000 miles
Varig: 20,000 Starpoints=12,500 miles
Virgin Atlantic: 20,000 Starpoints=25,000 miles

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Have A Continental OnePass Plus Or United MileagePlus Explorer Card? Here’s How To Still Get A $99 Or $149 TouchPad!

Update 2: You should be able to order through the Amazon marketplace and still qualify for the Price Protection!

Update: PC Connection has TouchPads at full price:
16GB
32GB
You can use screenshots from Office Depot to use for price protection.

Any other stores have them in stock or have good screenshots to use for matching?

Originally posted on 08/21:

Related: Roundup Of Great Chase Credit Card Offers!
Chase Continental OnePass Plus Card Linky
United MileagePlus Explorer Card Linky

Keep missing out on the $100/$150 TouchPad tablets?  Here’s another way to get one and is worthwhile to keep in mind when making other purchases.

 

The Continental and United cards are loaded with travel benefits.  Free checked luggage, Free primary car rental CDW insurance. unexpiring miles, Last-seat easypass award availability, Priority Boarding, United Club passes, In-flight discounts on alcohol and Live-TV, Upgrades on award tickets for elite members, Delayed baggage insurance, Trip delay insurance, Trip Cancellation Insurance, Lost or damaged luggage insurance, Travel Accident Insurance, Roadside assistance, etc.

Besides for all of that though they come with a number of purchase benefits such as return protection and price protection.
With price protection if an item you buy goes down in price in a retail store or online (auction sites excluded) then you can get a refund of up to $500 per item and $1,500 per year.
If after you buy an item you find a lower price within 90 days you call 800-419-8027 and let the claims administrator know about it. You should call to file the claim within 10 days of finding the lower price. Then just fax or send in your receipt and a printout of a lower price.

You can grab a screenshot of the 32GB TouchPad for $149.99 with this Google Cache page.
Post a comment if you can find a Google Cached page of the 16GB TouchPad for $99.99 and I’ll update this post.

Plus you’ll actually get to keep the miles on the added cost as they will cut you a check for the price protection difference…

32GB TouchPad For $499.99 at Buy.com

16GB TouchPad For $439.99 at Buy.com

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HOT! Get $60 To Spend At Sports Authority For Just $10!!!

1. Register with AMEX Link, Like, Love on Facebook to get a $20 statement credit when you spend $50 at Sports Authority. (Exp 08/31/11).
Like AMEX, Link your Card, find the Sports Authority deal and select it. (You may have to click “See More Deals” on the bottom twice for it to show.)
2. Check-in on your iPhone or Android phone via foursquare at Sports Authority to get a $20 statement credit when you spend $50 at Sports Authority. (Exp 08/31/11).
Download the foursquare app and set up an account and link your AMEX card, then go to the store and check-in, then you’ll then have to add the deal to your card through the app.
3. Print up this $10 off $50 coupon for Sports Authority (Exp: 09/30/11)

Spend $60, get $10 off instantly while making sure your total spend on the registered AMEX card is still at least $50 and then you’ll get $40 in statement credits to make your final total $10!
It takes about 4 days for both credits to appear on your statement.

Alternate coupons:
$25 off $100 (Exp 09/05/11)
15% off Entire Purchase Coupon (Exp 09/09/11)

HT: APoshiterYid and Bubbles, via the DansDeals Forums

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HURRY! 16GB HP TouchPad For $107.44 With Shipping From Barnes And Noble!

16GB HP TouchPad Linky

It’s likely that Barnes and Noble will also soon drop the price on the 32GB TouchPad from $599 to ~$149 sometime soon!

HT: Nad

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30% Off Your Entire Gap, Banana Republic, And Old Navy Order!

Gap Linky
Banana Republic Linky
Old Navy Linky

Use code (Exp: 08/24): THANKS

Shipping is free on $50+ orders!

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32GB HP TouchPad Back In Stock For $149 With Free Shipping From HP Small Business!

Extended Warranty Protection: Buy a tablet on a credit card like the Starwood American Express Consumer Card, the Starwood American Express Business Card or the American Express Premier Rewards Gold and you’ll get a 2nd year of top notch warranty coverage from AMEX for free! Have a problem with it during the AMEX warranty year? AMEX will pay to fix the problem or refund the entire purchase price!
AMEX Return Protection: You are able to return items (up to $300 per item and up to $1,000 per year per eligible card) bought on those credit cards to AMEX for a full refund when a retailer won’t take the item back! (Not all AMEX cards offer return protection. Starwood Consumer, Starwood Business, Premier Rewards Gold, and Platinum all offer this benefit).  This item can’t be returned to HP!


32GB HP TouchPad Linky

The HP site is getting absolutely slammed, so it may take many tries in order to be able to order it…

Read about more features as well as 4 star average reviews from hundreds of reviewers on Amazon here.

-Brilliant 9.7-inch diagonal LED backlit multitouch display
-802.11 a/b/g/n Wi-Fi
-Browse the full web with blazing speed, as well as support for the latest web technologies, including Adobe Flash
-Seamless multitasking with HP webOS 3.0 and essential productivity apps
-Exclusive Beats Audio for studio-quality sound
-1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon dual-core APQ8060 processor

HT: Joytravel

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Sharp Quattron 40″ 1080p 120 Hz Ultra-Slim LED HDTV With Built-In Wi-Fi, Normally $1,099.99, On Sale For $599.99, Now Just $539.99 Shipped From Amazon When You Pay With An AMEX!

Related: 10% Off Select TVs From Amazon When You Pay With An American Express Card!!!

Buy a TV on a credit card like the Starwood American Express Consumer Card, the Starwood American Express Business Card or the American Express Premier Rewards Gold and you’ll get a 2nd year of top notch warranty coverage from AMEX for free! Have a problem with it during the AMEX warranty year? AMEX will pay to fix the problem or refund the entire purchase price!

Sharp Quattron 40″ 1080p 120 Hz Ultra-Slim LED HDTV

Use the following code for 10% off with an AMEX (Exp: 08/31 or while supplies last): AMEXTV10

The Amazon price on this TV is $265 less than it was 2 weeks ago!

Amazon TV Store: Lowest-price guarantee, price-drop guarantee, free shipping, and free return shipping for 30 days from the date that you actually receive the TV.

-40-inch class display with full HD 1080p (1920 x 1080) resolution
-UltraBrilliant LED system uses “double-dome” light amplifier lens and multi-fluorescents for high brightness and color purity
-Quad Pixel processing enables enhanced range of colors and detail; 120Hz Fine Motion Enhanced improves fast-motion picture quality
-Netflix, CinemaNow, and Vudu streaming video, customized Internet content, and live customer support via built-in Wi-Fi
-Enjoy music, video, and image files from USB thumb drives and networked DLNA-certified devices
-120Hz Fine Motion Enhanced for Fast Motion picture quaility
-4 color QUATTRON LCD LED TV
-Built in Wireless for Netflix, Vudu, Cinema Now PLUS more Apps
-Quad Pixel Plus
-X-Gen LCD panel with Ultra brilliantLED
-1-5/8 Inches Thin!

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Does Opening And Closing Cards Hurt Your Credit Score?

Related: DansDeals Credit Card Links And FAQ’s on the DansDeals Forums

This is a question that I’m asked all the time.
Frankly, it’s not one that I’ve concerned myself with too greatly. I check my real FICO score periodically (not the FAKOs or “Fico-like” that you get with 99% of the free score trials out there that often aren’t even out of 850 and are not what the credit card banks are looking at) and it hovers in the upper 700’s, which is very good. I’ve never had a problem getting a loan due to my credit activities.

It’s not worth opening mileage cards if you don’t plan to pay off your bils on time, so this article is written for responsible people that spend within their means and don’t use their credit card as a blank check.

In the past 8 years or so since I’ve turned 18 I’ve opened and closed many hundreds of cards, earning millions and millions of miles and points that have allowed me to fly around the world multiple times in first class while staying in 5 star hotels literally for free. Our last round-the-world trip would have cost us nearly a quarter of a million dollars(!) had we paid retail for all of the airfare and hotels, yet I was able to do it for next to nothing with miles and points from opening just a handful of credit cards.  For me that’s the real beauty of miles, to use them on 5 star experiences that I could otherwise never afford.  Plus when you redeem miles like that each mile becomes worth 5, 10, 20, or even 30 cents instead of 1 or 2 cents when used for a domestic coach flight.

Back to the question on hand though. Here is the makeup of your 850 point FICO score according to MyFico:

-Payment History: 35%.
Pay your bills on time and you should ace this category. The more accounts you have that you pay on time the higher your score.

-Amounts owed: 30%
This measures your credit utilization ratio. The more money you spend, the higher your utilization ratio will be, which lowers your score. The more total credit you have available, the lower your utilization ratio will be, which raises your score. So the more accounts and credit you have, the better your score will be here.

Credit utilization ratio applies for each card you have individually (don’t use too much of your credit on any card) and across all of your cards collectively. A credit utilization of about 4% or 5% individually and collectively is thought to be ideal.

If you close an account and lose the credit line your score will go down. However, AMEX lets you transfer your credit line from one credit card to another so consider transferring part of your credit line to a new card before cancelling it. If you are denied for a new Chase card you can call their reconsideration department and have them close down an old card and move that old credit line to get the new card approved or simply keep the old card open and move part of its credit line to get the new card approved. In this way your credit utilization ratio won’t go up and your score won’t go down!

An important factor here is that once you get your bill for the month that spending on the bill will count against you, even if you pay it off on time! If you pay the recent activity on your card off before your statement closes your score will go up! I’ll often pay off the spending on my cards multiple times per month to keep my utilization ratio low.

-Length of credit history: 15%
This takes into account your oldest account, the older the better. It also factors in the average age of your accounts.
It’s important to note that even if you close an account, it stays on your record for about 10 years after you cancel the card! So even if you close an account you won’t hurt yourself in this category until 10 years down the line when the account falls off of your credit report. By that point you should have other older cards that will keep your average account age high enough not to adversely affect your score.
It is a good idea though to keep your oldest account open, although with AMEX even if you close your oldest account they often report newer accounts to have the same opening date as your oldest AMEX cards.

-New credit: 10%
This taken into account credit inquiries and new accounts, which can lower your score temporarily. These fall off your report after about 2 years and most banks only look at the number inquiries you have within the past 6 months.

There are 3 credit agencies (Experian, Equifax, and Transunion) and opening a card will generally only affect your score in 1 of those agencies as the inquiry only hits 1 agency. A notable exception to this rule is that Capital One hits all 3 of your credit reports, so beware that opening a card from them is 3 times as detrimental as opening other cards are.
When you apply for multiple cards (people often will do 2 or 3) from the same bank at the same time using multiple different web browsers (IE, Firefox, Chrome, Opera, etc) you can increase your odds of getting approved for multiple cards and you will generally only get 1 inquiry on your report regardless of how many cards you apply for.

The same bank will check different credit agencies depending on the state which you list as your home address. If you have an NJ address you will find that getting new cards may be harder than from other states as AMEX, Citi, and Chase all inquire from Experian. In some states those banks all inquire from different agencies so there it would be easier to get more cards if you live in those states. Some DansDeals Forum members have had success freezing their social security number at two of the 3 agencies to get approved for more cards.

In this DansDeals Forum thread members report what state they live in and which agencies each credit card bank pulled their credit from.

In the short term you may see your score drop when you apply for a card due to this category and the average age of your accounts, but in the long run having more cards will raise your score, as they improve your payment history (35%) and credit utilization (30%) and eventually the age of your account, which continue to grow older even after you cancel the card.

Types of credit used: 10%
This has little to do with the opening and closing of accounts but takes into factor if you have other accounts like ratail accounts, auto loans, a mortgage, etc. The more varied your portfolio the higher your score.

It’s worth noting that if you are young and building your score, having a parent or relative adding you onto an old account with your social security number that has a good payment history and a low utilization of credit will greatly improve your score and odds of getting approved for a card. Conversely being added onto a card that uses a high percentage of its credit line will hurt you.  Being on a card with a very high credit score may make it tough to get approved for cards if you apply for a card and report a low annual household imcome number. You can also more easily get approved for a retail card, like from Gap, or a secured card, than a regular credit card. Start using those cards for a few months and then try to get your own card and start racking up those miles!

In summary, closing a card won’t hurt you in the short-term as long as you are able to salvage your credit line by transferring it to another card which will keep your credit utilization low.  If you anyway keep your utilization low, or pay off your accounts multiple times per month, then it won’t matter even if you can’t salvage the credit line.  In the long-term (10+ years after closing the card) there can be an effect if you don’t replace the closed cards with other cards to keep up the average age of your accounts.
Opening a new card will lower your score temporarily due to the credit inquiry and lowering of your average account age. However the inquiry will fall off your report soon enough and only makes up 10% of your credit score. The average age of your accounts will continue to get older even if you cancel the new card as it sticks around for 10 years after you cancel it. Additionally having more cards in the long-term will benefit your score as you will have more total credit which will raise your credit score and as the cards grow older your average age will go up which will improve your score.

My score has remained high even with churning by following some of these methods mentioned in this post, and now hopefully yours will too!

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Endless.com Friday Sale!

Endless.com Friday Sale Linky

-Today only: Save 25% off of the listed prices at the final checkout page on new fall styles found in these links:

Men’s Shoes and Boots Linky

Women’s Shoes and Boots Linky

Bags and Accessories Linky
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Endless.com:
-Is an Amazon owned site, you just login with your Amazon login info!
-Ships your shoes out overnight or 2nd day for free.
-Offers an entire year to return shoes that you don’t like-and return shipping is always free as well!
-Offers a 100% price guarantee, so if you find a cheaper price on another site, or even if their own price goes down, you will get a refund of the difference!

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25% Off Plus Free Shipping At Crocs.com!

Crocs.com Linky

The codes are also valid on the clearance Crocs in the outlet section!

Get 25% off with code (Exp: 08/21): CROCS25

Free shipping on all orders with code: fallship

All discounts and free shipping codes will be calculated on the final checkout page before finalizing your order, so just continue to the last page to see the free shipping. Codes are case-sensitive so be sure to copy and paste!

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Cuisinart MultiClad Pro Stainless Steel 12-Piece Cookware Set, Normally $610, Now Just $219 Shipped From Amazon!

Update: Now 248.89.

Cuisinart MultiClad Pro Stainless Steel 12-Piece Cookware Set Linky

This set has tons of great reviews at an average of 4.5/5 stars (“better than all-clad at a small fraction of the cost”) and is a great buy for a premium set of cookware!

-Includes 1-1/2- and 3-quart saucepans; 8- and 10-inch skillets; 3-1/2-quart saute pan; 8-quart stockpot; steamer insert
-Tri-ply 18/10 stainless steel construction with aluminum core; brushed exterior, mirror-finish interior
-Solid 18/10 stainless-steel handles stay cool on stovetop; riveted for strength
-Tight-fitting 18/10 stainless-steel lid seals in nutrients; oven-safe to 500 degrees F
-Dishwasher-safe; limited lifetime warranty

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Hurry! Reader’s Digest For Just $3.99 Per Year And Budget Travel For Just $3 Per Year From Discount Mags!

Discount Mags Linky

Reader’s Digest Magazine Subscription Linky
Use the following code at checkout to drop the price down to just $3.99 per year for 1, 2, or 3 years: 4049

Budget Travel Magazine Subscription Linky
Use the following code at checkout to drop the price down to just $3 per year for 1, 2, or 3 years: 5645

You can also save 15% off most other magazines on the site with code: DANSDEALS

If you already have a subscription just select “renew my subscription” and it will add the time onto your existing subscription! You can order as many years as you like. If you make multiple orders of the same magazine it can just be added onto the length of your subscription!

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Groupon LA: Pay $5 And Get Wine Tasting And A $10 Gift Card At Herzog Winery!

Groupon LA: Pay $5 And Get Wine Tasting And A $10 Gift Card At Herzog Winery!

The Herzog Winery is located in Oxnard, CA. They have wine tasting, a gift and wine shop, and free self-guided tours of the winery.
This deal is for wine tasting and $10 to spend at the gift and wine shop.

-Expires Feb 20, 2012
-Limit 1 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts.
-Must be 21 or older.
-In-store only.

Herzog Winery also houses Tierra Sur, one of the finest and well executed kosher restaurants that I’ve ever been to, so don’t miss that if you go out there! The chef there has a menu that is constantly changing, I’ve been there a few times and each time it’s with a brand new and innovative menu, always with unique and delicious flavors.

It’s about an hour (traffic dependent of course!) west of LA in the valley. Hit up the boats on the water in Oxnard and the massive outlet mall in Camarillo and you can make an overnight trip out of it if you want. And don’t miss Pizza Nosh in Agoura Hills on the way back to LA.

HT: YudiG, via the DansDeals Forums

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Magazine Subscription Deals From Discount Mags!

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Every Day with Rachael Ray Magazine Linky
Use the following code in your cart to drop the price for a 1, 2, 3, or 4 year subscription to just $4.99 per year: 3874
“In every issue you’ll find 30-minute meals, Rachael’s Diary, small party gatherings for special occasions, stolen weekends, Real Cooks Networks, Every Day Menu Planner, the No Recipe Zone & much more!”

Muscle & Fitness Magazine Linky
Use the following code in your cart to drop the price for a 1, 2, or 3 year subscription to just $3 per year: 8475
“Muscle & Fitness Magazine is designed for men and women of any age. This magazine subscription is a great source for exercise, health, and nutrition advice. Each issue has articles on building muscle mass, weightlifting, sports, and nutrition. Special features include workout guides, product reviews, and detailed looks into proper exercise form with pictures and pointers from professionals.”

Fitness Magazine Linky
Use the following code in your cart to drop the price for a 1, 2, 3, or 4 year subscription to just $3.73 per year: 7950
“Fitness Magazine is edited for women who want to look and feel good, and presents a balanced approach to good health. Fitness covers a wide range of topics that promote a healthy and well-rounded lifestyle as well as total fitness of body mind and spirit. Look and feel your best with a subscription to Fitness Magazine!”

You can also save 15% off most other magazines on the site with code: DANSDEALS

If you already have a subscription just select “renew my subscription” and it will add the time onto your existing subscription! You can order as many years as you like. If you make multiple orders of the same magazine it can just be added onto the length of your subscription!

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$15 Off $30 At Express!

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Express Clearance Linky

Get $15 off $30, $30 off $175, or $50 off $150 with code (Exp: 08/22): 1656

Valid with other discount offers, but not valid on clearance items.

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6 Hours Only! 40% Off Women’s Clothes At Banana Republic!

Valid today from 3:00pm-8:59pm EDT only!!!

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Women’s Sale Linky

Use the following code for 40% off your entire Banana Republic women’s purchase with code (Exp: 08/17): BRDASH

Shipping is free on $50+ orders!

Excludes Timeless collection, Monogram Dresses, Jewelry & Accessories, and Chan Luu.

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Today Only! One-Year Subscription To National Geographic Kids For $8!

One-Year Subscription To National Geographic Kids For $8

Use the following code for $4 off: NATGEOK4

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HURRY! $10 CVS Gift Card For Just $6 Shipped From Saveology!

$10 CVS Gift Card For Just $6 Shipped From Saveology
Valid for new Saveology accounts only!

HT: Finckmyster, via the DansDeals Forums

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HOT! 25% Off + Additional 10% Off For Opening A New Account + Free Shipping + Free Return Shipping At Shoebuy!

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Shoebuy Crocs Post Linky

Use the following code for 25% off: EMLBIGGESTSALE11

When you register for a new Shoebuy account with a new email address an additional 10% off is taken off automatically at the final checkout page for the first 60 days that the account is open!

Shoebuy always offers free shipping and free return shipping!

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Woot-Off Going On Now!

Instead of selling 1 item for 24 hours, for the next 24-72 hours woot will be selling lots of stuff for very short periods of time-expect some very good deals-but don’t expect them to last more than a couple minutes!!!

Woot Off Linky

Will this be the time you finally get a legendary BOC?

HT: ticketmaster, via the DansDeals Forums

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Seiko Men’s Premier Watch, Normally $625, On Sale For $239, Now Just $159 Shipped After Bonus Coupon Savings From Ashford.com!

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Use the following code in your cart to lower the price to just $159 shipped (Exp: 08/22): DANPREMIER159

Sells for $250 on Amazon.

 

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Free Moisturizing Body Wash From CVS!

Free Moisturizing Body Wash From CVS!

Just like them on facebook and they will email you a coupon instantly!

Not valid in NY.

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2 Days Only! Get 100 Photo Prints From Snapfish For Just $1 With Free Shipping!

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Select 100 of your favorite photos and print them out in the 4×6 size for just $1 with free shipping (Exp: 08/16): WEDPRINT

Limit of 1 code per Snapfish account.  You are able to easily share albums between Snapfish accounts.

HT: Finckmyster, via the DansDeals Forums

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HURRY! Join El Al’s Matmid Frequent Flyer Program For Free!

Update: Ends Today!

El Al has a fairly terrible frequent flyer program.

Points from flights expire after 3 years, redemption rates are pretty awful, and they charge a huge fuel surcharge (At least $350 in fees for JFK-TLV) on redemptions to boot. Plus you can’t use El Al points for travel on any other airline, so you’re limited to just the award availability of 1 airline. As opposed to a program like Continental/United where you can search for avaialbility and redeem miles on over 40 partner airlines!

Adding insult to injury: They also charge $25 to join the program.

However you can signup through KosherKouponz here through Monday and you will get a code to join the program for free!
A passport number is required for signup, but I just signed up my newborn son who doesn’t yet have a passport with the help of 9 random numbers…

Why do you want to join if the program is so terrible, you ask?

Primarily because if you are a member you are able to check award availability online. You can use AA miles to book El Al flights, but that must be done by calling AA. It’s much easier though to do the research first on El Al’s site and know which flights are available before calling AA to book them. Best of all AA allows you to even book one-way awards on El Al AND they don’t charge a fuel surcharge for redeeming miles to fly on El Al! You can use AA miles to book coach or business class El Al tickets, but not first class tickets.

Another benefit is for flights that aren’t to/from North America that Matmid members get an extra 11 pounds of free checked luggage.

Need AA miles? You can always transfer 20,000 Starwood points easily earned with the Starwood Consumer AMEX or the Starwood Business AMEX for 25,000 AA miles or sign up for some of the best AA card offers ever (they don’t expire until the links stop working).

For a limited time you can also get 30,000 Starwood points on both the consumer and business Starwood cards.

Here is the AA partner award chart.

You can book a one-way between Israel and the following zones for the following amounts:

-North America : 45K coach, 67.5K business.
(North America includes Hawaii, as AA bizarrely counts Hawaii as part of North America for intercontinental awards which can make a Buenos Aires-Honolulu ticket in May be fewer miles (20K) than Los Angeles-Honolulu (22.5K)!)

-Europe: 20K coach, 30K business.

-Asia: 22.5K coach, 30K business.

-India/Middle East: 17.5K coach, 25K business.

-Africa: 30K coach, 45K business.

-South Pacific: 30K coach, 45K business.

-South America Zone 1: 60K coach, 82.5K business.

-South America Zone 2: 67.5K coach, 90K business.

Because the way the chart is set up, sometimes it is cheaper to book a flight like US-Europe-Israel during off peak periods for 40K instead of 45K from the US-Israel. You won’t be able to go nonstop from the US to Israel for 40K…but you can check out any European city for as short or long as you want, or just use it as a connection point.

HT: kishmich, via the DansDeals Forums

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Jewpon NY/NJ: $70 For $100 Worth Of Angus Beef And Chicken From Kesser Distributors!

Please note: This is a paid advertisement which is stickied as the top post, please scroll down for new posts.

Jewpon NY/NJ: $70 For $100 Worth Of Angus Beef And Chicken From Kesser Distributors!

-Expires 09/16/11.
-Under the strict supervision of CHK, Rabbi Weissmandel and Vineland Hisachdus.
-Valid starting 08/20.
-Limit 2 coupons per person.
-Limit one coupon per transaction.
-Free delivery in the greater Monsey area , other areas $5 delivery charge.
-Deliveries are made once a month. The first delivery will be Sept 4, 2011.
-Coupon is valid for Brooklyn, Monsey, Teaneck, Passaic, Five Towns.

-Redeeming your Jewpon is easy! Simply log on to http://www.kesserdistributors.com and fill your cart. T
hen, enter your Jewpon coupon TOP code in the ‘discount’ field. It’s that easy!

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LG 42″ 1080p LED Ultra-Slim LED HDTV, Normally $899.99, Now Just $539.10 Shipped From Amazon When You Pay With An AMEX!

Related: 10% Off Select TVs From Amazon When You Pay With An American Express Card!!!

Buy a TV on a credit card like the Starwood American Express Consumer Card, the Starwood American Express Business Card or the American Express Premier Rewards Gold and you’ll get a 2nd year of top notch warranty coverage from AMEX for free! Have a problem with it during the AMEX warranty year? AMEX will pay to fix the problem or refund the entire purchase price!

LG 42″ 1080p LED Ultra-Slim LED HDTV. Retail: $899.99. Amazon: $599. Amazon after coupon: $539.10
The 37″ model of this LED HDTV is $503.10 after the 10% off coupon is applied.

Use the following code for 10% off with an AMEX (Exp: 08/31 or while supplies last): AMEXTV10

Amazon TV Store: Lowest-price guarantee, free shipping, and free return shipping for 30 days from the date that you actually receive the TV.

This LED is only 1.6 inches thick!

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Get $25 Restaurant Certificates For $2 Or Less!!

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To get the prices listed below, enter the following code in your cart and then click “apply” to take 80% off of the regular discounted coupon price (Exp: 08/16): HOT

Some restaurants may have already sold out of their August inventory of certificates, be sure to check back on 09/01 to grab them!

Kosher restaurants include: (Prices listed below are after you apply the coupon above to your cart!)

Las Vegas:

Panini Cafe-$25 Off $45 Dinner, Normally $10, Now $2 after coupon code.

Los Angeles Metro:

-Jerusalem Pizza-$25 Off $35, Normally $10, Now $2 after coupon code.

-Jerusalem Sushi-$25 Off $35, Normally $10, Now $2 after coupon code.

Miami Metro:

-Cafe Emunah-$25 Off $35, Normally $15, Now $3 after coupon code.

-17 Restaurant and Sushi Bar-$10 Off 2 combos, Normally $5, Now $1 after coupon code.
$25 Off $35 dinner, Normally $10, Now $2 after coupon code.

New York:
-Orchidea:-$25 Off 2 Entrees. Normally $20, Now $3 after coupon code

-Safa:-$25 Off $35 dinner, Normally $10, Now $2 after coupon code.
$50 Off $100 dinner, Normally $20, Now $4 after coupon code.

-Traditions-$25 Off $50 dinner, Normally $10, Now $2 after coupon code.
$50 Off $100 dinner, Normally $20, Now $4 after coupon code.

-Wolf & Lamb Steakhouse-$25 Off 2 Entrees, Normally $20, Now $3 after coupon code.

Sacramento:

-Carmita-$10 Off $20 lunch, Normally $5, Now $1 after coupon code.
$25 Off $35 dinner, Normally $10, Now $2 after coupon code.


Aventura Pita still sells certificates but is apparently no longer kosher hashgocha.

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Today Only! 35% Off At Gap!

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Use the following code for 35% off (Exp: 08/14): GAPGEM

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HOT!!! Panasonic VIERA 42″ 1080p Ultra-Slim LED HDTV, Normally $949.95, Now Just $548.19 Shipped From Amazon When You Pay With An AMEX!

Update 2: DEAD!

Update:  Now $614.75, but still only $553.27 after the coupon!

Related: 10% Off Select TVs From Amazon When You Pay With An American Express Card!!!

Buy a TV on a credit card like the Starwood American Express Consumer Card, the Starwood American Express Business Card or the American Express Premier Rewards Gold and you’ll get a 2nd year of top notch warranty coverage from AMEX for free! Have a problem with it during the AMEX warranty year? AMEX will pay to fix the problem or refund the entire purchase price!

Panasonic VIERA 42″ 1080p LED HDTV. Retail: $949.95. Amazon: $609.10. Amazon after coupon: $548.19

Amazon TV Store: Lowest-price guarantee, free shipping, and free return shipping for 30 days from the date that you actually receive the TV.

Use the following code for 10% off with an AMEX (Exp: 08/31 or while supplies last): AMEXTV10

This LED is only 1.7 inches thick!

-DLNA / Wi-Fi Ready / Netflix Compatible
Connect a DLNA-compatible VIERA and DLNA-compatible AV equipment to your home network, and you can watch movies, listen to music, and view photos from any room in the house. VIERA’s Wi-Fi capability gives you even more layout flexibility.
*Must have wireless USB adapter for Wi-Fi, such as DY-WL10 ($64.16)

-VIERA Image Viewer/SD Card Slot: View your photos and full-HD videos on the big screen.
-VIERA Link: VIERA automatically chooses settings that provide the optimal image, so you get super-fast response and no delays.
-Wide Viewing Angle: With VIERA’s wide 178° viewing angle, you see clear, vibrant images from every seat in the room.
-4 HDMI ports

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JDeal Deals Of The Day!

NYC Deals:
-$15.00 for $30.00 towards dinner at Orchidea Restaurant in Brooklyn.
Expires 10/10/2011. Limit 3 vouchers per person, one voucher per table. Voucher only good towards dinner (5PM and after).

-50% off four different bike/tandem bike rental packages or pedicab tours from Sayat Bike Rental in Central Park.
Choose your deal (Expires 12/31/11):
-$20 for a full-day bike rental (Reg. $40)
-$40 for a full-day tandem-bike rental (Reg. $80)
-$25 for a 2-hr bike tour (Reg. $50)
-$45 for a 1-hr pedicab tour (Reg. $90)

Nationwide Deal:
Get $50 For OnlineKosherWine.com For Just $30!
Instead of having Bartenura Moscato every week, try out 5-6 different brands of Moscato (or any other wine of course!) with your $50 voucher!
JDeal will send you a $50 promo code!  Then just click here to go to OnlineKosherWine.com and make your purchase!
Shipping is extra, but you won’t pay any sales tax outside of PA!
-Expires 11/12/11.

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KitchenAid Professional 5 Plus Series Mixer, Normally $419.99, Now Just $181.99 Shipped After $30 Rebate From Amazon!!

Update 2: Alive Again! Be sure to select Amazon.com as the seller.

Update: DEAD!

KitchenAid Professional 5 Plus Series Mixer, Metallic Chrome ($211.99 before rebate)

$30 Rebate Linky (Purchase by 09/24, Postmark by 10/24)

Specs:
-450-watt motor with 10 speeds; 5-quart stainless steel bowl
-Unique mixing action: beater spins clockwise as the shaft spins counter clockwise
-Ergonomic handle makes lifting the bowl more comfortable
-Hinged hub cover flips up, allowing easy installation of attachments
-Measures 16-1/2 by 12 by 14 inches; includes flat beater, spiral dough hook, and wire whip

Amazon does not charge tax for orders shipped outside of KS, KY, ND, NY and WA.

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Palm Pixi Plus For Verizon Or Page Plus For Just $37 Shipped From Amazon!

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Compatible with Verizon and the popular pre-paid carrier, Page Plus Cellular.

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Motorola FINITI Bluetooth Headset For Just $38.95 Shipped From iSave.com! Or Get 2 For Just $67.90 Shipped!

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Apply the following gift card code in your cart for $10 off $50 (add $11.05 to your cart and save $10 or you can make the price of 2 headsets just $67.90): IS10OFF50

-Brand New – Bulk Packaged
-Bluetooth 2.0 Headset System
-Built-In Echo Control / Sidetone Management
-DSP Digitally-Enhanced Sound
-Dual Device Connectivity!
-Up To 5 Hours Talk Time
-MotoSpeak™ 2.0: Listen To Your Text Messages & Speak your reply!
-Voice Activated Dialing
-Stealth Mode: Cancels wind noise up to 40mph!
-Comes w/ Wall Charger & Manual

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