I noticed today that the previous $50 Xbox 360 promo credit deal is back on at Amazon and Best Buy for most of the Xbox 360 consoles.
The 250GB holiday bundle is the equivalent to $200 including credit... looks to be the same deal at Amazon and BB, not sure if other retailers will follow yet. Around BF, I expect the same sort of deals, but with cash instead of credit, but if you don't want to wait, and consider Amazon credit the same as real cash, it may be a good deal now.
Get Up to 7.0% Cash Back in the Following Departments:
tangster said: Do anyone know how long is this promotion? I can't get it until next week because of gift card issues. Also, what is the difference between the S and the E version? Not sure how long it will go for. I guess you could call Best Buy or Amazon and ask them.
I believe the E model is the newest version, so I'd go with that. It's a bit smaller and quieter from what I have read.
posted: Oct. 21, 2013 @ 6:33p
Toys R Us appears to running the same deal. Buy a Xbox 360 in store, get $50 promo gift card.
posted: Oct. 21, 2013 @ 6:34p
tangster said: Namelessme said: If you have Chase Rewards, you can get 5% back w/ Amazon purchases (assuming you sign up this quarter), offsetting some of the tax costs.
And through BB, there is the 5% in rewards, and I believe Discover has 5% back in their shopping portal for BB (or at least used to).
I have Chase MileagePlus Explorer card. How do I sign up to get 5% back on Amazon purchases? Where do I sign up for this? Yeah, the tax sucks. TIA This is for the Freedom only.
posted: Oct. 21, 2013 @ 7:08p
Good deal, although I obviously wish it was applicable on the Xbox One. I doubt we will see any deals on those for a while.
posted: Oct. 22, 2013 @ 4:02a
GameStop is having a Black Friday Sale where the 250GB 360 which I want to buy will be $199. I'll wait. Otherwise I would have jumped on this.
posted: Oct. 22, 2013 @ 10:30a
SuperCalo2K said: GameStop is having a Black Friday Sale where the 250GB 360 which I want to buy will be $199. I'll wait. Otherwise I would have jumped on this. Wouldn't the net cost be exactly the same, though?
dollarshort said: SuperCalo2K said: GameStop is having a Black Friday Sale where the 250GB 360 which I want to buy will be $199. I'll wait. Otherwise I would have jumped on this. Wouldn't the net cost be exactly the same, though?
Yeah, although some people would prefer cash over credit. To me, Amazon credit = cash, so it doesn't matter much either way. Amazon would make more sense for those who don't pay tax at Amazon, or have Chase Freedom and want 5% back.
The ToysRus comment above is interesting, although when I checked their website I didn't see any mention of $50 credit for instore purchases. If we could pair that up with some ToyRus coupon or rewards, it could be a bit cheaper. If Newegg does this again, it'd probably be cheapest for me personally, as there is no tax for me from Newegg, unlike most other stores.
And I see Newegg is offering the same deal now too. Expires 11/9.
Anyone here ever use price protection with their credit card before? I'm wondering if it's worth getting now, and if it happens to go lower during BF, just go the price protection route. But would the $50 credit confuse things or make the item ineligible for some reason?
Disclaimer: By providing links to other sites, FatWallet.com does not guarantee, approve or endorse the information or products available at these sites, nor does a link indicate any association with or endorsement by the linked site to FatWallet.com.
Members of our community may attach files to a post in accordance with the User Agreement. FatWallet is not responsible for the content, accuracy, completeness or validity of any information contained in any attached file. Files have *not* been scanned for viruses. Be especially wary of Excel files which may contain malicious content.
Earn Cash Back while you shop - just 3 simple steps.
1. Sign Up so we know who to pay! (It's FREE.)
2. Shop through FatWallet for deals from your favorite stores. Your online purchases earn Cash Back that builds in your FatWallet account.
3. Get Paid by requesting a payment via check or PayPal.
FatWallet coupons help you save more when shopping online. Use our Coupons Search to browse coupons and offers from thousands of stores, gathered into one convenient location.
As part of our FatWallet Community, you can share deals with almost a million shoppers in our forums. Forum content is generated by consumers for consumers. Share deals, money-saving tips, and more. It's FREE, fun, and addicting.
Our customer experience team is here around the clock - real people ready to assist.