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hayabusa
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Re: Anyone else can't...


tennisfan78 wrote:

android01 wrote:

I'm always running the statement cut dates though my mind when I'm in the checkout line.  I don't want to have something report a balance that I'm not expecting! :smileyvery-happy:


I know exactly what you mean. I do the same lol


Once openned my wallet and 5 credit cards flew out, talk about the awkward moment when everyone thinks your broke -_-;

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hayabusa wrote:

tennisfan78 wrote:

android01 wrote:

I'm always running the statement cut dates though my mind when I'm in the checkout line.  I don't want to have something report a balance that I'm not expecting! :smileyvery-happy:


I know exactly what you mean. I do the same lol


Once openned my wallet and 5 credit cards flew out, talk about the awkward moment when everyone thinks your broke -_-;


lol


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youngandcreditwrthy
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I use BCE for groceries 100% of the time.

Currently,
Chase for restaurants.
BCE for gas too.

My other cards don't really seem helpful atm. Lol
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GMCSierraDenali
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Call me obsessive & crazy but I pretty much have every single one of my CC's due dates, statement dates, current balances, utilization rates, etc. memorized on a daily basis once I'm in a store or ordering something online. It's gotten to the point where I can mentally edit & change my excel spreasheet in my mind, :smileysad:. The things this forum has done to me. Lol.

      

      

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Re: Anyone else can't...


tennisfan78 wrote:

hayabusa wrote:

tennisfan78 wrote:

android01 wrote:

I'm always running the statement cut dates though my mind when I'm in the checkout line.  I don't want to have something report a balance that I'm not expecting! :smileyvery-happy:


I know exactly what you mean. I do the same lol


Once openned my wallet and 5 credit cards flew out, talk about the awkward moment when everyone thinks your broke -_-;


lol


it didn't help i only carry like $20 usually

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Oh gosh, so do I.  I will be standing at the checkout trying to remember which card to use...LOL!!!

 

I was thinking about getting some of those really tiny sticker labels and writing on the label the category for that card, especially with the rotating categories.  I just don't know if I will get strange looks with different color stickers on my CC's though :smileyhappy:.


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jakemod1 wrote:

...decide which cards to use when you are out shopping/running errands???

 

I find myself shuffling through the cards in my wallet trying to decide which card to use while the cashier is scanning! I sometimes go through all of my cards before I make up my mind! This is what happens when you have too many rewards cards lol  :smileyvery-happy:


Oh... so YOU'RE the one who's always holding up the line.  Somehow, I always seem to get behind either you, or the guy with no money on his debit card, or the old lady who wants to write a check.

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android01 wrote:

I'm always running the statement cut dates though my mind when I'm in the checkout line.  I don't want to have something report a balance that I'm not expecting! :smileyvery-happy:



I do the same thing!!!!

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It's either that or the people who wait until a minute after they learn their total to dig through their wallet/purse. Thank goodness for self-check out lines.

      

      

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Reading this thread made me think about how I paid for my sisters baby shower today(for my mom she's paying me, I just wanted the points), it was over 500 dollars so I put it on my cities dividend cars to fulfill requirement and get the 100 dollar bonus, and than realized I could have used my freedom (the party was at a restaurant!) and I would have 30 dollars back and figured out a different way to spend the 500 on the dividend, dang!







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