Join Early Retirement Today
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Transaction free money from Capital One
Old 07-31-2011, 08:39 PM   #1
Recycles dryer sheets
Join Date: Mar 2007
Posts: 121
Transaction free money from Capital One

I've been getting transaction free checks in the mail from Capital One for the last 4 months. I've been using them each month to make up the balance of my expenses and writting a new check the next month to pay Capital One plus that months expenses. I've had the use of free money.

Monthly money that I would normally have spent is gaining 1% interest. I'm saving on average $30 a month now. When the gig is up and they send me no more transaction free checks, I'll just pay off the balance, interest free. What a great deal! Don't know how long it will last but I still have checks until September. They keep approving those checks every month hoping that they will eventually get their interest. What they don't know is that they won't get a dime out of me. Nice!
hogtied is offline   Reply With Quote
Join the #1 Early Retirement and Financial Independence Forum Today - It's Totally Free!

Are you planning to be financially independent as early as possible so you can live life on your own terms? Discuss successful investing strategies, asset allocation models, tax strategies and other related topics in our online forum community. Our members range from young folks just starting their journey to financial independence, military retirees and even multimillionaires. No matter where you fit in you'll find that is a great community to join. Best of all it's totally FREE!

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest so you have limited access to our community. Please take the time to register and you will gain a lot of great new features including; the ability to participate in discussions, network with our members, see fewer ads, upload photographs, create a retirement blog, send private messages and so much, much more!


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
family member asking for money - domestic violence issue :-((( simple girl Other topics 80 09-08-2015 09:05 PM
Money Market funds in potential danger. clifp FIRE and Money 22 07-06-2011 06:10 AM
A History Of Money mickeyd FIRE and Money 0 06-28-2011 02:10 PM

» Quick Links

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 05:01 PM.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.