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Amex - The SimplyCash Card

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Jon Lai wrote: I take it that means the Costco gas station's use the same merchant code as the retailer? Bummer.
They don't use the same merchant code - transactions made at the gas pump have a gas merchant code, and show up as "Costco Gas" on a credit card statement.

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mr_raider wrote: Visa has paywave.
visa doesn't have that option. No cheaper interchange for below $10 transactions that are processed via paywave. At least they do not have it listed in their merchant interchange fees.

If you are a small merchant that does mostly $5 to $10 transactions then mc is probably preferred due mastercard offering incentive rates to use paypass at that amount. Since mc only wants 5 to 7 cents cents per transaction in that range.
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GTEH!
Applied for the card on the W/E and today got approved for it today. :|
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these cards are on grc now, $25 cash back for simplycash and $50 for simplycash preferred version
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ricedion wrote: I think people will more likely to recommend this card to friends/family if they offer referral bonus like other AMEX card. We did point this out to the AMEX rep at the launch event, and I hope they will consider this idea in the future.
WOW AMEX is quick in response to our suggestion .... Cash back is now available via GCR
$25 for SimplyCash™ Card from American Express®
$50 for SimplyCash™ Preferred Card from American Express®
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So i guess were screwed for GCR if we've already applied? :|
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Just missed 25$, worth of 2000$ expense!
However, I can not see those cards on GCR.
Poutinesauce wrote: For only $25 I don't care, no big deal.
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New card to replace TrueEarnings, no wonder:

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/report-o ... e20652935/
Costco Wholesale Corp said it will stop accepting American Express Co cards in Canada from next year as it will not be renewing its credit card relationship, which expires on Dec. 31.

“Costco warehouses and gas stations in the United States will continue to accept American Express Cards after Jan. 1, 2015, with the exception of TrueEarnings and American Express Platinum Cash Rebate cards issued in Canada,” Costco said in an email to customers.

Costco said it will provide information about new payment and membership card options soon.
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Has anyone compared this CC to the amex blue sky CC?

I have the blue sky CC, but considering getting this CC (no fee version) to replace it.

It seems this CC has more card benefits than the blue sky CC. :lol:

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