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My debit card gets no more love

since i have my AMEX, chase, and other CC's i dont use my debit card unless i need cash money.. any one else have this issue?


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afbar1114 wrote:

since i have my AMEX, chase, and other CC's i dont use my debit card unless i need cash money.. any one else have this issue?



Yes but that's how you should do it. Don't use your debit card because if a thief steals your account info, they can drain your bank account. Use your credit cards instead.

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+1 I switched wallets about 2 months ago and kept forgetting to put my debit card in my new wallet. On a couple of occasions I needed it for cash but I didn't have it. But I carry it again now.

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nomoore wrote:

+1 I switched wallets about 2 months ago and kept forgetting to put my debit card in my new wallet. On a couple of occasions I needed it for cash but I didn't have it. But I carry it again now.


this about the only reason why i would use a debit card is for cash or if i am buying something for like 80 cents lol


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afbar1114 wrote:

 

this about the only reason why i would use a debit card is for cash or if i am buying something for like 80 cents lol



I put 77 cents on my AMEX the other day. I felt really stupid doing it. I don't know why. I really hate debit, using my pin.

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I stoped using my  debit card  when my rewards went away.....

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I don't even know where my debit card is... I usually get cash from friends at restaurants when I pick up the tab...


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My debit card has been in SD mode for months now! Since I got my Freedom card that is my main card and with Blueprint I don't have to incur any interest fees. Between my wife and I we rack up about $600 in gas a month!! (Ridiculous!) Using the one main card helps us look at our spending habits to see what we need to cut down. 

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i spend about 300-400 a month on gass cant wait for that bcp

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afbar1114 wrote:
i spend about 300-400 a month on gass cant wait for that bcp

You must drive a lot




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