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Micro Center has this new rewards program. If you sign up for this you get a free 2GB Flash Drive or SD card (some home promotions give 4GB flash drive). You need to select a pin to identify your reward account.

Now is the cool part - Before Feb 15th if you buy anything from the store you instantly get a $10 reward coupon which is good for your next $10 or more purchase. If you buy more than $20 to claim your $10 coupon you get one more $10 coupon.

Here is what I did. signed up for the rewards, got a 2 GB flash drive (usually they give their home brand one, but for me they ran out of it and gave me a kingston :D). Bought a Open box USB hub for $5. Instantly I got a $10 reward coupon. Used the coupon to buy a $20 Pioneer DVDRW drive. Got another $10 coupon today. Damn! I need to buy some other thing with the new coupon.

This is fun.

Anybody tried it?

Reward sign up is before Feb 1st 2009.
 
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No fair, wish I had a Microcenter near me. Sounds like a sweet rewards program.
 
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he he tomorrow I might go back and buy something for $10 to get another $10 coupon :D(may be?).
 
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he he tomorrow I might go back and buy something for $10 to get another $10 coupon :D(may be?).
collect flash drives and sell them back ftw ...
 
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In store or online?
 
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Sounds sweet. They're getting a visit on the last day of the month from me :D

So if I spend $200 with the rewards program, then I get 10 $10 vouchers? But is it only on cheaper items? Like let's say I got an i7 920...
 
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Sounds sweet. They're getting a visit on the last day of the month from me :D

So if I spend $200 with the rewards program, then I get 10 $10 vouchers? But is it only on cheaper items? Like let's say I got an i7 920...
he he try your luck.

and you can give me one coupon for finding this deal;)
 
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How bout I give you a coupon for buying the DVD burner ;)
 

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I just signed up last weekend, but they gave me only 5% coupon (not $10). Why?

I used it to buy the new retail WD Green 1TB 16mb for $99.99 - $5 (5% coupon) = $95 + $7.83 tax = $102.83 out the door.
 
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I just signed up last weekend, but they gave me only 5% coupon (not $10). Why?

I used it to buy the new retail WD Green 1TB 16mb for $99.99 - $5 (5% coupon) = $95 + $7.83 tax = $102.83 out the door.
$10 is before Feb 1. You missed it. I too got a 5% coupon for the $10 coupon I used he he.
 

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I signed up on Saturday morning last 2 weeks ago (sorry not last weekend). It's still before FEB 1. WHY?????
 
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I signed up on Saturday morning last 2 weeks ago (sorry not last weekend). It's still before FEB 1. WHY?????
may be they removed it. can't loose too many $10's right?
 

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too bad micro center is about 30miles from here :ohwell:
 
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Yeah I got the 5% coupon. The guy I talked to there said they're basically going to be changing the coupon every few weeks or so, so in a week or so look for something other than 5%.