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I don't think so. When the new card goes to collect the $10K, AMEX will only submit the $1500 or so. This "loophole" you've discovered has already been considered by the CC companies -- and is probably discussed in the fine print.

Ah, darn. Oh well, it was worth the thought.

Although if AMX sends me free checks, I can write myself a check, put that money in a money market account, THEN balance transfer. Yeah.... that's a much better idea.

Thanks. :)

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