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from MediaFile:

Sony offers big PS3 price cut, if you can get the credit

With Black Friday only a few days away and projections for the holiday shopping season bleak, it's not surprising that Sony is making a price cut move on its PlayStation 3 video game console to lure cash-strapped shoppers.

Now, you can get a hearty $150 price cut on the PlayStation 3 console. The caveat: you've got to sign up for a shiny new PlayStation credit card first.

There's two ways to take advantage of the deal, it just depends how badly you want the PS3.

If you can't wait to get your hands on the console, go to to get instant approval for the PlayStation credit card and the visit the Sony Rewards site to purchase the PS3. You'll receive a $150 credit for the PS3 after you've been approved for the card. What's more, gamers who receive instant approval for the credit card will receive a coupon from Sony for a buy one, get one free offer on any Blu-Ray DVD purchase.