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Discover Card Fail, then Win

This is a case of Discover card FAIL followed by a Discover card WIN. In early December, Bally Fitness sold the bulk of it’s health clubs to LA Fitness. As you might have heard in local business news, the transfer was not handled very well by Bally or LA Fitness. Well, to add insult to …

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Convenience Checks Redux

In recent months the credit card companies (Chase & Discover, mostly) have ramped up their efforts to get me to use “Convenience Checks”.  Almost every statement includes a batch of them. I’ve never liked the fact that they send them … first, and foremost, because I never use them.  Secondly, I consider them a serious …

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New Credit Card Number

What a pain … Discover card has issued Ginny and I new cards with new account numbers. A few weeks ago I got an email from Discover indicating that we were getting a new account number … As part of a recent systems upgrade, you will be issued a new Discover Card with a new …

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