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Thursday June 09, 2005
12:53 PM

Credit Card affinity marketing

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I've been doing some research to see if a TPF branded credit card might be a good thing. Maybe it could be, mayage it won't be. That's for TPF to decide once I hand over my homework.

As part of that, I'd like to play some of the banks against each other. I don't go for the affinity cards (the ones where an organization gets a portion of all your charges). If anyone has these, I'd like to know the issuing bank. I'm especially interested in banks who won't be limited to the US. You can leave a note here or talk to me in email :)

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  • For a decent rate...
  • I believe all/most of them were MBNA. This was almost a decade ago, and for all I know they may have been the only significant affinity card shop back then. I really can't say much about the company one way or the other as I'd not made any significant use of the cards.

    I'd gotten sick of getting credit card offers in the mail. It seemed that every day at least one offer would arrive. Most of the offers seemed very familiar, as though the compaies had nothing better to do than spam my mailbox every week or t
  • the card(if we pull it through) will be a way to support perl fundation and get a credit card that have a camel on it.

    see the http://perlmonks.org/?node_id=463462/ [perlmonks.org]meditation on the topic on perlmonks.

  • Is there going to be some kind of motto for the card? Perhaps something like...

    Just another Perler (in) Hock

    ... or ...

    There's More Than One Way to To Debt It

    ;-)