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There is a current (possibly targeted) deal going on for 8x eBay bucks (normally you get 2x so this is 4x normal).  I just got the email about it


It’s good through tomororw (Tuesday 8/9) at 11:59 PM Pacific time

Gift cards possibly worth buying

Of course you can actually buy actual MERCHANDISE with your 8% eBay bucks but where’s the fun in that.  I’ll be buying gift cards to hopefully resell.  Here were a few that caught my eye

I’ll update this with any other deals I find

Make sure to go through a cashback portal first.  The Sears card is sold by Paypal Digital Gifts, so it should earn 5x on a Chase Ink card or other card that gives bonus points on office supply stores.  The Cabelas card is not as great of a deal as it is sold at 85% but could be useful for meeting minimum spend when you consider ebay bucks and portal cashback.

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