Update on The Plastic Merchant – Missouri AG Not Pursuing Legal Action
Check out a letter the Missouri AG sent out in response to people’s complaints. It seems to me that the Missouri AG did not feel that legal action was the way to go. Read more here.
Gymboree’s second bankruptcy will kill the brand
The children’s clothing retailer filed for bankruptcy for the second time in less than two years late Wednesday. This bankruptcy will bring about the end of its flagship brand. Gymboree Group said it plans to start closing all of its Gymboree and Crazy 8 branded stores, according to the filing. That’s about 800 stores. Read more here.
Platinum International Dollar Card – 100k Points + No AF First Year (Must Be Resident Of Latin America, Caribbean, Spain Or Switzerland)
The American Express Platinum International Dollar card is currently offering a sign up bonus of 100,000 Membership Rewards after spending US$10,000 in the first three months. Read more here.
New 5X Card On The Market – A Discover & Chase Freedom Competitor
Amalgamated Bank of Chicago is a smaller issuer, but this no annual fee, cash back card with rotating categories is very competitive and was launched in 2017. The Platinum Rewards card has gone under some retooling this year and they added the rotating 5X categories. Read more here.