Holy smokes, a $100 MIR! TBH I've done $120 MIR before for Intel SSDs and have gotten both, but still I'd be wary.
For those who do get the rebate, $128 is pretty hot for essentially a GTX 570!
The best way to future-proof is to save money and spend it on future products. (Ken g6)
SSD turns duds into studs. (JBT)