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Re: Bank of America/Merrill Edge - Preferred Rewards

Post by Earl Lemongrab » Sun Jul 09, 2017 10:15 am

Mrxyz wrote:So I should transfer my Roth IRA for the bonus and not my taxable accounts? Right now, I do not have that much money in Roth, and regular IRA is from work which is with TIAACREF, and cannot be 'transferred' out.
"Best" does not mean "only". I'm not sure what you mean about the IRA. Is it a SIMPLE or SEP?
Mrxyz wrote:So I can use my taxable money to earn this bonus? Transfer the money from Vanguard to Merrill Edge, get the bonus after xyz months, and then transfer back?
Yes. Or transfer to a different custodian and get another bonus. I use ETFs, so I can move about freely.

The number of custodians offering bonuses is lower these days, and will be further reduced when Scottrade merges with TD Ameritrade in a few months. Whether that's a lull or a trend towards phasing out of the bonuses due to the price war in commissions remains to be seen. So get them now while they certainly are available.

Edit: As we are starting a bit to get into transfer bonuses versus the specifics of Preferred Rewards, you might want to post a message on this thread:

viewtopic.php?f=10&t=196884

You can describe what accounts/amounts you have available for transfer for some advice.
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Re: Bank of America/Merrill Edge - Preferred Rewards

Post by SVT » Sun Jul 09, 2017 7:09 pm

Has anyone booked travel through the BofA Travel Center? Apparently if you book travel through the Travel Center, you get another 1.5x bonus on your points making it an effective 4.125% back. Anyone familiar with this and used the Travel Center before?

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Post by radiowave » Sun Jul 09, 2017 8:39 pm

Hi, does anyone have any experience with the BoA Business MasterCard? It has similar travel rewards to the personal BoA travel card, e.g. no foreign transfer fees, travel insurance, etc.. Does this card count for Preferred Rewards if included in an individual account? I'm doing a small amount of consulting as a DBA, so I would be eligible for the business card and I like the idea of having a Master Card in my wallet along with the Visa.

https://secure.bankofamerica.com/applynow/welcome.go

Note: "Earn 3 points per every dollar spent when you book your travel (car, hotel, airline) through the Bank of America Travel Center - powered by Orbitz" reference post above
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Post by MisterBill » Sun Jul 09, 2017 9:50 pm

radiowave wrote:Hi, does anyone have any experience with the BoA Business MasterCard? It has similar travel rewards to the personal BoA travel card, e.g. no foreign transfer fees, travel insurance, etc.. Does this card count for Preferred Rewards if included in an individual account? I'm doing a small amount of consulting as a DBA, so I would be eligible for the business card and I like the idea of having a Master Card in my wallet along with the Visa.

https://secure.bankofamerica.com/applynow/welcome.go

Note: "Earn 3 points per every dollar spent when you book your travel (car, hotel, airline) through the Bank of America Travel Center - powered by Orbitz" reference post above
Won't work, business cards are not eligible. If you want a Mastercard. get the MLB card.

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Cards not eligible for the rewards bonus:

Non-rewards credit cards
Business purpose credit cards
Bank of America Accolades®
BankAmericard Better Balance Rewards®
Merrill Lynch branded (including Merrill Accolades®, MERRILL+®, Merrill Lynch® Octave® and Private Banking and Investment Group Octave®)
U.S. Trust branded (including Bank of America Accolades® and U.S. Trust® Octave®)

AAA® Gas Rebate
Alaska Airlines®
Allegiant World MasterCard®
Amtrak Guest Rewards®
Amway™
Asiana Airlines®
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Bass Pro Shops®
Celebrity Cruises®
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Post by radiowave » Mon Jul 10, 2017 2:21 pm

Thanks, guess I'll consider the personal travel reward card.
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Post by SVT » Mon Jul 10, 2017 2:38 pm

radiowave wrote:Note: "Earn 3 points per every dollar spent when you book your travel (car, hotel, airline) through the Bank of America Travel Center - powered by Orbitz" reference post above
That is what I was referring to in my post previous to yours. Does anyone here have any experience with it? It gets you 4.125% back. I did one quick comparison for the same hotel for the same dates and same room and everything and the rate through the Travel Center was something like $20/night more expensive than hotels.com (just randomly picked a site). In that case, it wouldn't be worth it obviously. Definitely something to check when booking travel though. If it's the same price or cheaper, that's a great deal it seems to me.

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Post by Mrxyz » Mon Jul 10, 2017 9:44 pm

student wrote:
Mrxyz wrote:
Earl Lemongrab wrote:
Mrxyz wrote:I am not sure of which money to transfer (IRA vs CMA). I doubt if I can move my IRA as their are institutional.I do not have more than 200k in Roth.
I'm not sure what you mean by institutional here. Generally the best accounts to get bonuses in are Roths of course, because the bonus is never taxed.
So I should transfer my Roth IRA for the bonus and not my taxable accounts? Right now, I do not have that much money in Roth, and regular IRA is from work which is with TIAACREF, and cannot be 'transferred' out.
I don't understand about your IRA is from work. Is the following your scenario: You have your workplace retirement account such as 403b and 401k at TIAA-CREF; due to this relationship, you opened an IRA account with them with mutual funds that are not available to their retail customers. If so, I believe you can still transfer out.
Yes, you are correct about where these funds are. But I need to call them to find out if they can be transferred out or not. I was 'told' many years ago that I can move funds only when I leave my job or retire.
Earl Lemongrab wrote:
Mrxyz wrote:So I should transfer my Roth IRA for the bonus and not my taxable accounts? Right now, I do not have that much money in Roth, and regular IRA is from work which is with TIAACREF, and cannot be 'transferred' out.
"Best" does not mean "only". I'm not sure what you mean about the IRA. Is it a SIMPLE or SEP?
Mrxyz wrote:So I can use my taxable money to earn this bonus? Transfer the money from Vanguard to Merrill Edge, get the bonus after xyz months, and then transfer back?
Yes. Or transfer to a different custodian and get another bonus. I use ETFs, so I can move about freely.

The number of custodians offering bonuses is lower these days, and will be further reduced when Scottrade merges with TD Ameritrade in a few months. Whether that's a lull or a trend towards phasing out of the bonuses due to the price war in commissions remains to be seen. So get them now while they certainly are available.

Edit: As we are starting a bit to get into transfer bonuses versus the specifics of Preferred Rewards, you might want to post a message on this thread:

viewtopic.php?f=10&t=196884

You can describe what accounts/amounts you have available for transfer for some advice.

Thanks for sharing 'your' definitive thread!! It's awesome BTW- still reading through it...............

I have Vanguard admiral funds in my taxable account which I can move easily. I have 250G plus x 2 for me and spouse for 2 accounts. I would feel more comfortable with a shorter duration and thus Merrill Edge with 90 days of investment, and $600 bonus versus TD ameritrade with $1000 bonus for 12 months..........unless I did not get the details correct. I presume that my investments in Vanguard fund type will remain unchanged -The funds are 'rolled over' in kind.
I will cross post.

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Post by LifeIsGood » Tue Jul 11, 2017 5:43 am

Maybe someone else has had a different experience but when I tried to transfer Admiral shares out of Vanguard, they had to be converted to Investor shares.

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Post by student » Tue Jul 11, 2017 5:44 am

Mrxyz wrote:
student wrote:
Mrxyz wrote:
Earl Lemongrab wrote:
Mrxyz wrote:I am not sure of which money to transfer (IRA vs CMA). I doubt if I can move my IRA as their are institutional.I do not have more than 200k in Roth.
I'm not sure what you mean by institutional here. Generally the best accounts to get bonuses in are Roths of course, because the bonus is never taxed.
So I should transfer my Roth IRA for the bonus and not my taxable accounts? Right now, I do not have that much money in Roth, and regular IRA is from work which is with TIAACREF, and cannot be 'transferred' out.
I don't understand about your IRA is from work. Is the following your scenario: You have your workplace retirement account such as 403b and 401k at TIAA-CREF; due to this relationship, you opened an IRA account with them with mutual funds that are not available to their retail customers. If so, I believe you can still transfer out.
Yes, you are correct about where these funds are. But I need to call them to find out if they can be transferred out or not. I was 'told' many years ago that I can move funds only when I leave my job or retire.
I opened one many years ago under similar circumstance. I recently transferred it out for consolidation purpose. It was very easy. I only have to fill out a form online on TIAA-CREF.

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Post by jbolden1517 » Tue Jul 11, 2017 6:09 am

SVT wrote: Does anyone here have any experience with it? It gets you 4.125% back.
It gets you a lot more than that. You get double points so 3 points per dollar spent. When you redeem the points you get a 1.75 multiplier. So it is 5.25% back on travel booked through them. Obviously though your point about the prices are worth checking. I haven't had a chance to try and take advantage of this deal yet.

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Post by SVT » Tue Jul 11, 2017 6:40 am

jbolden1517 wrote:
SVT wrote: Does anyone here have any experience with it? It gets you 4.125% back.
It gets you a lot more than that. You get double points so 3 points per dollar spent. When you redeem the points you get a 1.75 multiplier. So it is 5.25% back on travel booked through them. Obviously though your point about the prices are worth checking. I haven't had a chance to try and take advantage of this deal yet.
Are you sure it's calculated like that? I read that it's actually 1.5 points * the preferred rewards bonus (up to 75%) + 1.5. Not the 75% bonus on the 3 points but on the base 1.5 points.

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Post by *3!4!/5! » Tue Jul 11, 2017 7:17 am

LifeIsGood wrote:Maybe someone else has had a different experience but when I tried to transfer Admiral shares out of Vanguard, they had to be converted to Investor shares.
Where were you transferring them to?

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Post by robbierob03 » Tue Jul 11, 2017 4:04 pm

Data Point: Just received my $1,000 bonus from last December's brokerage promotion at Merrill Edge. Took every bit of the 180 day qualifying period + one week in the terms, but it paid on time without any intervention from my end.

Still a happy client and pleased with the Preferred Rewards program overall.

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Post by indexfundfan » Tue Jul 11, 2017 7:14 pm

SVT wrote:
jbolden1517 wrote:
SVT wrote: Does anyone here have any experience with it? It gets you 4.125% back.
It gets you a lot more than that. You get double points so 3 points per dollar spent. When you redeem the points you get a 1.75 multiplier. So it is 5.25% back on travel booked through them. Obviously though your point about the prices are worth checking. I haven't had a chance to try and take advantage of this deal yet.
Are you sure it's calculated like that? I read that it's actually 1.5 points * the preferred rewards bonus (up to 75%) + 1.5. Not the 75% bonus on the 3 points but on the base 1.5 points.
I have used it that way before. You get 4.125% back if you are at the highest tier.
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Post by MisterBill » Tue Jul 11, 2017 9:30 pm

robbierob03 wrote:Data Point: Just received my $1,000 bonus from last December's brokerage promotion at Merrill Edge. Took every bit of the 180 day qualifying period + one week in the terms, but it paid on time without any intervention from my end.

Still a happy client and pleased with the Preferred Rewards program overall.
I have another week as my transfer only got credited on 1/9.

I'm very happy with the PR program. Can't beat 2.625% on everything with more for gas and groceries. And their system decided that all of the tours for my upcoming European trip and paid for using Paypal (telling it to let the card issuer do the currency conversion) were determined to qualify for travel credit redemption.

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Post by tj » Wed Jul 12, 2017 5:46 pm

Can't beat 2.625% on everything
I can. My Alliant Credit Union card gets 3% cashback. :D

http://www.alliantcreditunion.org/bank/ ... ature-card

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Post by *3!4!/5! » Wed Jul 12, 2017 5:53 pm

tj wrote:
Can't beat 2.625% on everything
I can. My Alliant Credit Union card gets 3% cashback. :D
http://www.alliantcreditunion.org/bank/ ... ature-card
Really?
"$59 annual fee, waived the first year"
"A true cashback card: 3% cash back in year one & 2.5% cash back after"
:oops:

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Post by tj » Wed Jul 12, 2017 6:43 pm

*3!4!/5! wrote:
tj wrote:
Can't beat 2.625% on everything
I can. My Alliant Credit Union card gets 3% cashback. :D
http://www.alliantcreditunion.org/bank/ ... ature-card
Really?
"$59 annual fee, waived the first year"
"A true cashback card: 3% cash back in year one & 2.5% cash back after"
:oops:
I'll clos it after the first year and use USAA's no-fee 2.5% cashback card instead.

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Post by jbolden1517 » Wed Jul 12, 2017 7:03 pm

indexfundfan wrote:
SVT wrote:
jbolden1517 wrote:
SVT wrote: Does anyone here have any experience with it? It gets you 4.125% back.
It gets you a lot more than that. You get double points so 3 points per dollar spent. When you redeem the points you get a 1.75 multiplier. So it is 5.25% back on travel booked through them. Obviously though your point about the prices are worth checking. I haven't had a chance to try and take advantage of this deal yet.
Are you sure it's calculated like that? I read that it's actually 1.5 points * the preferred rewards bonus (up to 75%) + 1.5. Not the 75% bonus on the 3 points but on the base 1.5 points.
I have used it that way before. You get 4.125% back if you are at the highest tier.
Thanks I stand corrected. Still good but not nearly enough of a swing to aggressively make sure everything gets booked on BofA's Orbitz.

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Post by *3!4!/5! » Wed Jul 12, 2017 8:31 pm

tj wrote:
*3!4!/5! wrote:
tj wrote:
Can't beat 2.625% on everything
I can. My Alliant Credit Union card gets 3% cashback. :D
http://www.alliantcreditunion.org/bank/ ... ature-card
Really?
"$59 annual fee, waived the first year"
"A true cashback card: 3% cash back in year one & 2.5% cash back after"
:oops:
I'll clos it after the first year and use USAA's no-fee 2.5% cashback card instead.
But anytime you get a card that you'll only use temporarily, it's almost always better to get a card with a large signup bonus.

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Post by SVT » Mon Jul 31, 2017 5:50 am

You all might find this interesting: https://www.doctorofcredit.com/bank-ame ... ilable-yet

BofA is coming out with a new card by the end of the year. 50k point bonus, 3.5% back on restaurants, 3.5% back on travel, 2.625% back on everything else, if it will be eligible for Preferred Rewards, which it will be according to the article. $100 annual travel credit, $100 global entry/tsa precheck, $95 annual fee.

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Post by *3!4!/5! » Mon Jul 31, 2017 5:57 am

SVT wrote:You all might find this interesting: https://www.doctorofcredit.com/bank-ame ... ilable-yet

BofA is coming out with a new card by the end of the year. 50k point bonus, 3.5% back on restaurants, 3.5% back on travel, 2.625% back on everything else, if it will be eligible for Preferred Rewards, which it will be according to the article. $100 annual travel credit, $100 global entry/tsa precheck, $95 annual fee.
It would certainly be interesting if it has Preferred Rewards, but the bloggers are guessing, even if they have some inside info.
ETA: also BoA has tightened up approvals, so approval is not automatic.
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Post by *3!4!/5! » Mon Jul 31, 2017 5:59 am

I just found that walmart.com is 1% not 2% (*1.75) cashback on Cash Rewards card. I had thought otherwise. Now I'm wondering what are the datapoints on samsclub.com and costco.com.

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Post by SVT » Mon Jul 31, 2017 6:07 am

*3!4!/5! wrote:
SVT wrote:You all might find this interesting: https://www.doctorofcredit.com/bank-ame ... ilable-yet

BofA is coming out with a new card by the end of the year. 50k point bonus, 3.5% back on restaurants, 3.5% back on travel, 2.625% back on everything else, if it will be eligible for Preferred Rewards, which it will be according to the article. $100 annual travel credit, $100 global entry/tsa precheck, $95 annual fee.
It would certainly be interesting if it has Preferred Rewards, but the bloggers are guessing, even if they have some inside info.
ETA: also BoA has tightened up approvals, so approval is not automatic.
Well, check this out: https://www.doctorofcredit.com/bank-ame ... tore-card/

With that matching all the other details and it saying Preferred Rewards, I think it's safe to assume it will.

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Post by *3!4!/5! » Mon Jul 31, 2017 6:17 am

SVT wrote:
*3!4!/5! wrote:
SVT wrote:You all might find this interesting: https://www.doctorofcredit.com/bank-ame ... ilable-yet

BofA is coming out with a new card by the end of the year. 50k point bonus, 3.5% back on restaurants, 3.5% back on travel, 2.625% back on everything else, if it will be eligible for Preferred Rewards, which it will be according to the article. $100 annual travel credit, $100 global entry/tsa precheck, $95 annual fee.
It would certainly be interesting if it has Preferred Rewards, but the bloggers are guessing, even if they have some inside info.
ETA: also BoA has tightened up approvals, so approval is not automatic.
Well, check this out: https://www.doctorofcredit.com/bank-ame ... tore-card/

With that matching all the other details and it saying Preferred Rewards, I think it's safe to assume it will.
Ah, okay, I remember reading that but had forgotten. I guess that's more evidence, but will wait and see. It would be my main card if it really had all the features.

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Post by *3!4!/5! » Mon Jul 31, 2017 8:00 am

*3!4!/5! wrote:
SVT wrote:
*3!4!/5! wrote:
SVT wrote:You all might find this interesting: https://www.doctorofcredit.com/bank-ame ... ilable-yet

BofA is coming out with a new card by the end of the year. 50k point bonus, 3.5% back on restaurants, 3.5% back on travel, 2.625% back on everything else, if it will be eligible for Preferred Rewards, which it will be according to the article. $100 annual travel credit, $100 global entry/tsa precheck, $95 annual fee.
It would certainly be interesting if it has Preferred Rewards, but the bloggers are guessing, even if they have some inside info.
ETA: also BoA has tightened up approvals, so approval is not automatic.
Well, check this out: https://www.doctorofcredit.com/bank-ame ... tore-card/

With that matching all the other details and it saying Preferred Rewards, I think it's safe to assume it will.
Ah, okay, I remember reading that but had forgotten. I guess that's more evidence, but will wait and see. It would be my main card if it really had all the features.
Another reason I'm not putting too much stock in rumored card features is that blog has two different rumored versions of the card.
https://www.doctorofcredit.com/rumor-ba ... rd-market/
https://www.doctorofcredit.com/bank-ame ... lable-yet/

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Post by SVT » Wed Aug 09, 2017 10:12 am

Now confirmed. BofA is coming out with a Premium Rewards CC in September:

http://www.foxbusiness.com/features/201 ... twist.html

For those of us with Platinum Honors status, that's 3.5% back on travel and dining, and 2.625% on everything else. Some may not want to get a 3rd card with BofA if you already have the Cash Rewards and the Travel Rewards card combo but maybe one can product change to the new card? Of course, if you did that, you'd miss out on the 50k point bonus. Also spending $95 on an annual fee might not be worth it to you if you don't spend enough on travel and dining for it to be worth it. Of course, there's rumored to be a travel credit that may make up for the annual fee.

Luckily for me, I haven't applied for the Travel Rewards card yet because I just reached Platinum Honors status a few days ago and at this point, I'm obviously going to wait for this new Premium Rewards card to come out and get that one instead of the Travel Rewards card. That way I get the 50k point bonus, plus the extra cash back on the travel and dining expenses.

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Post by triceratop » Wed Aug 09, 2017 10:26 am

It looks interesting, but as the credit is for travel incidentals which I never pay for it seems to be a poorer card than the existing BoA Travel Rewards card, for me. That is, unless there are as many loopholes for the travel incidentals category as there are for the travel category on the TR card.
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Post by avalpert » Wed Aug 09, 2017 10:40 am

SVT wrote:Now confirmed. BofA is coming out with a Premium Rewards CC in September:

http://www.foxbusiness.com/features/201 ... twist.html

For those of us with Platinum Honors status, that's 3.5% back on travel and dining, and 2.625% on everything else. Some may not want to get a 3rd card with BofA if you already have the Cash Rewards and the Travel Rewards card combo but maybe one can product change to the new card? Of course, if you did that, you'd miss out on the 50k point bonus. Also spending $95 on an annual fee might not be worth it to you if you don't spend enough on travel and dining for it to be worth it. Of course, there's rumored to be a travel credit that may make up for the annual fee.

Luckily for me, I haven't applied for the Travel Rewards card yet because I just reached Platinum Honors status a few days ago and at this point, I'm obviously going to wait for this new Premium Rewards card to come out and get that one instead of the Travel Rewards card. That way I get the 50k point bonus, plus the extra cash back on the travel and dining expenses.
The rewards on travel/dining is less than you get from Chase Sapphire and everything else isn't any higher than the current card. The real fee difference between this and the Chase card is $55 - so in any case where your spending on travel/dining is low enough that the $55 is more than a 1% increase in rewards, the $95 will be more than the .875% increase from the current card.

Maybe for the sign-up bonus or if they have an expansive enough credit to realistically eliminate the fee (and even then, it might be enough when you include the amortized value of the global entry credit in the Chase fee), but it doesn't seem like a keeper to me.

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Post by BashDash » Thu Oct 26, 2017 12:05 pm

I am thinking of opening a bank of america cashback credit card for a easy $150 bonus. I am already a merril edge customer with over 100k.

https://secure.bankofamerica.com/applynow/welcome.go


I received a 500 bonus earlier this year thanks to this thread.

Questions:
Will I receive a 75% bonus on the 150$ bonus?

Will I receive a 75% bonus on the earlier 500 bonus I received earlier this year? ( I don't think so but was wondering)

I did read that I have to transfer them to a BOA checking account ( i have one already for free ) to get this bonus. I would be happy to do that and then transfer them back to the merril edge acount to buy commission free VTI.


Thanks!!

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Post by triceratop » Thu Oct 26, 2017 12:08 pm

If you are a Preferred Rewards Platinum Honors customer you will receive a 75% bonus on the cash back credit card signup bonus, provided you deposit the reward into a BOA checking account. The same does not hold for the travel rewards card.

You will not receive a bonus on the $500 bonus from earlier in the year.
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Post by j0nnyg1984 » Fri Oct 27, 2017 12:04 am

I was auto approved for the new premium rewards card, luckily. Lots of data points on Reddit about existing BoA customers with perfect credit and low applications getting denied.

I've already charged my $100 for the travel credit, renewed my global entry membership, and spent ~6k to clear the bonus. My first billing cycle closes in a couple of days so I'm eager to see all of the credits post.

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Re: Bank of America/Merrill Edge - Preferred Rewards

Post by SlowMovingInvestor » Fri Oct 27, 2017 8:25 am

The only BoA card I have is the Alaska AIr card.

It only earns Alaska air miles (which are actually very valuable for international travel), but no Preferred Rewards. Are there any extra awards available on that card for BoA/ME Platinum members ?

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