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Remember to register for 2nd Q 2017 Credit Card Category Bonuses

Bonus Categories

Many Credit card offer 5% Cashback/5 pints for $1 spend in different categories of spending each quarter. The 2nd quarter of 2017 starts April 1 and it is time to register for those promotions:

Citi® Dividend Card:

Sign up for second quarter 2017 and get 5% cash back at drugstores and fitness clubs
including favorites like:

  • CVS Pharmacy
  • Walgreens
  • Rite Aid
  • LA Fitness
  • 24 Hour Fitness
  • New York Sports Club

Chase Freedom Card:

Sign up for second quarter of 2017 and earn 5% cash back from Chase on up to $1,500 in
combined purchases from April 1 – June 30, 2017 at:

  • Groceries Stores
  • Drug Stores

Note:

  • earn 5% cash back on up to $1,500 in combined purchases in this quarter’s bonus categories
  • List of included merchants can be found here.

Discover Card:

Sign up for second quarter of 2017 and earn 5% Cashback Bonus on up to $1,500 in purchases at:

  • Home Improvement Stores
  • Wholesale Clubs

Note:

  • earn 5% cash back on up to $1,500 in combined purchases in this quarter’s bonus categories
  • List of included merchants can be found here.

Earn 5 Ultimate Rewards Points at Giant Eagle with Chase Freedom Card

This quarter, with Chase Freedom Card  you can earn 5% cash back from Chase on up to $1,500 in combined purchases at Gas Stations. The cash back can be transferred to Ultimate Reward Points if you have Chase Sapphire or Chase Ink business cards. That gives an unique opportunities to earn 5 Ultimate Rewards Points at groceries stores that have its own gas stations by buying Grocery Store gift card at its gas affiliated station, but YMMV due the Gas Stations Related Exclusions: Gas Stations at Grocery Stores.

Giant Eagle at Greater Cleveland Area operate Get-Go gas station as well as Giant Eagle/World Market grocery stores. The test transaction I made shows that purchases made at Get-Go stores are qualifying as Bonus categories this quarter, and that effectively let you earn 5 Ultimate Rewards Points at Giant Eagle with Chase Freedom Card.

Earn 5 ultimate rewards points at Giant Eagle with Chase Freedom card

The next time I will check if Transactions at Get-Go gas stations with Discover Card also qualify as bonus category purchases

Remember to register for 1Q 2017 Credit Card Category Bonuses

Bonus Categories

Many Credit card offer 5% Cashback/5 pints for $1 spend in different categories of spending each quarter. The 1st quarter of 2017 starts January 1 and it is time to register for those promotions:

Citi® Dividend Card:

Sign up for first quarter 2017 and get 5% cash back at drugstores and fitness clubs
including favorites like:

  • Home Depot
  • Home Furnishing Stores

Chase Freedom Card:

Sign up for first quarter of 2017 and earn 5% cash back from Chase on up to $1,500 in
combined purchases from  January 1 – March 31, 2017 at:

  • Gas Stations
  • Local Commuter Transportation

Note:

  • earn 5% cash back on up to $1,500 in combined purchases in this quarter’s bonus categories
  • List of included merchants can be found here.
  • Gas Purchases does not include merchants that do not specialize in selling automotive gasoline; for example, truck stops, boat marinas, oil and propane distributors, and home heating companies.
  • Local Commuter transportation includes taxis, subways, local commuter buses and trains, does not include parking, tolls, and Amtrak® purchases.

Discover Card:

Sign up for first quarter of 2017 and earn 5% Cashback Bonus on up to $1,500 in purchases at:

  • Gas Stations
  • Ground Transportation
  • Wholesale Clubs
    Note:
  • earn 5% cash back on up to $1,500 in combined purchases in this quarter’s bonus categories
  • List of included merchants can be found here.

$0 Purchase Price for American Express Prepaid Gift Cards at CVS. Offer valid 11/20/2016–11/26/2016

$0 Purchase Price for American Express Prepaid Gift Cards at CVS. Offer valid 11/20/2016–11/26/2016

$0 Purchase Price for American Express Prepaid Gift Cards at CVS. Offer valid 11/20/2016–11/26/2016

Looks like this week your can purchase all 3 types of prepaid Credit cards: Visa Cards at OfficeMax, MasterCard at Staples, and now American Express at CVS and earn 5 Ultimate Rewards Point for each dollar.

  • Offer valid 11/20/2016 –11/26/2016.
  • Terms and conditions apply to Gift Cards. See Cardholder Agreement.
  • Amex not responsible for fulfillment of promo.
  • Promo not valid in VT

You will earn 5 Ultimate Rewards Points for each dollar using your Chase Freedom Card at the Drugs stores. American Express prepaid cards are not PIN enabled but you still can use it as a regular Credit card essentially making your everyday purchases bonus category purchases.

Remember to register for 4Q 2016 Credit Card Category Bonuses

Bonus Categories

Many Credit card offer 5% Cashback/5 pints for $1 spend in different categories of spending each quarter. The fourth quarter of 2016 started October 1 and it is time to register for those promotions:

Citi® Dividend Card:

Sign up for fourth quarter of 2016 and get 5% cash back at drugstores and fitness clubs
including favorites like:

  • Best Buy®
  • Department stores

Chase Freedom Card:

Sign up for fourth quarter of 2016 and earn 5% cash back from Chase on up to $1,500 in
combined purchases from October 1 – December 31, 2016 at:

  • Department stores
  • Wholesale Clubs, Such as Costco®, BJ’s®, and Sam’s club®
  • Drug Stores

Note:

  • earn 5% cash back on up to $1,500 in combined purchases in this quarter’s bonus categories
  • List of included merchants can be found here.
  • Purchases at Wholesale Clubs does not include gas, fuel, wholesale club specialty service purchase such as travel, insurance, cell phone and home improvement.

Discover Card:

Sign up for fourth quarter 2016 and earn 5% Cashback Bonus on up to $1,500 in purchases at:

  • Department Stores
  • Sam’s Club
  • Amazon.com

    Note:

  • earn 5% cash back on up to $1,500 in combined purchases in this quarter’s bonus categories
  • List of included merchants can be found here.

Remember to register for 3Q 2016 Credit Card Category Bonuses

Bonus Categories

Many Credit card offer 5% Cashback/5 pints for $1 spend in different categories of spending each quarter. The 3rd quarter of 2016 starts July 1 and it is time to register for those promotions:

Citi® Dividend Card:

Sign up for third quarter 2016 and get 5% cash back at drugstores and fitness clubs
including favorites like:

  • Hilton’s Portfolio of Brands
  • Car Rentals

Chase Freedom Card:

Sign up for third quarter 2016 and earn 5% cash back from Chase on up to $1,500 in
combined purchases from July 1 – September 30, 2016 at:

  • Restaurants
  • Wholesale Clubs, Such as Costco®, BJ’s®, and Sam’s club®

Note:

  • earn 5% cash back on up to $1,500 in combined purchases in this quarter’s bonus categories
  • List of included merchants can be found here.
  • Purchases at Wholesale Clubs does not include gas, fuel, wholesale club specialty service purchase such as travel, insurance, cell phone and home improvement.

Discover Card:

Sign up for third quarter 2016 and earn 5% Cashback Bonus on up to $1,500 in purchases at:

  • Home Improvement Stores
  • Amazon.com

    Note:

  • earn 5% cash back on up to $1,500 in combined purchases in this quarter’s bonus categories
  • List of included merchants can be found here.

Citi Thank You Cards:

You’ll earn 5 ThankYou® Points per $1 spent on purchases at:

  • home improvement stores
  • home furnishing stores
  • computer & electronics stores
  • department stores.

You can earn up to 2,500 points through 09/30/2016. To activate it Login into your Citi Thank You card and Navigate to Card Benefits/Offers for You.

Remember to register for 2Q 2016 Credit Card Category Bonuses

Many Credit card offer 5% Cashback/5 pints for $1 spend in different categories of spending each quarter. The 2nd quarter of 2016 starts April 1 and it is time to register for those promotions:

Citi® Dividend Card:

Sign up for second quarter 2016 and get 5% cash back at drugstores and fitness clubs
including favorites like:

  • CVS Pharmacy
  • Walgreens
  • Rite Aid
  • Duane Reade
  • LA Fitness
  • Life Time Fitness
  • 24 Hour Fitness
  • New York Sports Club

Chase Freedom Card:

Sign up for second quarter 2016 and earn 5% cash back from Chase on up to $1,500 in
combined purchases from April 1 – June 30, 2016 at:

  • Grossery Stores (does not include purchases made at Walmart®, Target®).
  • Wholesale Clubs: BJs, Sames Clus (does not include gas, fuel, wholesale club specialty service purchases such as travel, insurance, cell phone and home improvement).

Note:

  • earn 5% cash back on up to $1,500 in combined purchases in this quarter’s bonus categories
  • List of included merchants can be found here.

That includes Giant Eagle stores where you can earn $0.10  off gas at Get Go gas stations for every $50 spend including gas. You can buy Giant Eagle Gift cards to be used at the Get Go gas stations for double dipping into 5% cash back and gas benefits.

Discover Card:

Sign up for second quarter 2016 and earn 5% Cashback Bonus on up to $1,500 in purchases at:

  • Restaurants
  • Movies

Note:

  • earn 5% cash back on up to $1,500 in combined purchases in this quarter’s bonus categories
  • List of included merchants can be found here.

Citi Thank You Cards:

You’ll earn 5 ThankYou® Points per $1 spent on purchases at:

  • home improvement stores
  • home furnishing stores
  • computer & electronics stores
  • department stores.

You can earn up to 2,500 points through 06/30/2016. To activate it Login into your Citi Thank You card and Navigate to Card Benefits/Offers for You.