Tip 83: A Rewarding Idea for Black Friday Spending Money

There are 83 days until Black Friday 2011 and we’re counting them down with money saving and holiday shopping tips.

Today’s Tip:

Reap the rewards for buying groceries and gas:

Yesterday after talking about the hotel miles we cashed in for a wedding, I remembered all the rewards points we have sitting in our bank account that we can use for our holiday shopping. After logging in to see how many points we had, I’m excited to discover we have about $250 to add to our holiday budget.

Many credit cards (and even our debit card) allow shoppers to rack up rewards points that you can trade in for gifts, gift cards, travel, and even cash back. If you’re not using one yet, look into it. It might give you some great rewards on the things you buy everyday, anyway.

82 Tips to Go! :) Please feel free to share any black Friday countdown ideas you have and any topics you’d like me to touch upon in the comments below. :)

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