How to Buy a Money Order

Once you are done adding a PIN to a gift card, the next step is to buy a money order. Before I stepped into the realm of manufactured spending, I had never bought a money order, nor did I know how. Chances

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How to Add a PIN to a Gift Card

Adding a PIN to a gift card is essential in the manufactured spending world. You can learn more about manufactured spending with a gift card here. There are three different PIN adding methods I have encountered

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Is Manufactured Spending Legal?

Is manufactured spending legal? I have been asked that question many times, so I want to clear it up for the masses. The simple answer is no, manufactured spending is NOT illegal. The long answer is a

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The Multiple Flavors of Vanilla

When manufactured spending, it is almost guaranteed that you will run into all the different flavors of vanilla. This guide will explain what each type of vanilla is and how you can use it in your manufactured

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Maximize Your 5% Cash Back Cards Bonuses

Chase Freedom, Discover It, and Citi Dividend offer 5% cash back on different categories throughout the year without an annual fee. Those are very generous offers from cards that do not have an annual

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