I have written about ShopBack on multiple occassions and if for some strange reason, you still do not have an account, sign-up for one now using my referral link and you can earn S$5 immediately - you can withdraw your balance into a bank account once you have accrued S$10 in cashback. In summary, ShopBack allows you to go about your usual online purchases (e.g. hotel reservations, flight bookings, shopping or even to buy movie tickets) but you get a certain percentage of cashback with each eligible transaction. To make sure that you can benefit from free cashbacks on your mobile devices, you can now download the ShopBack Mobile App via the following link (available for both iOS and Android): http://app.shopback.com/community
BONUS: Download the ShopBack Mobile App and spend a minimum of S$25 on 4-5 July 2016 and get S$5 extra!
With the ShopBack Mobile App, you will be able to accrue real cash when you shop online at any of the 500+ online stores and on top of that, ShopBack also runs frequent promotion with exclusive offers that will allow you to save more while you are on the move. In fact, with the new ShopBack Mobile App, you don't have to be afraid about missing out on the hottest deals and sales - you may choose to enable notifications to be always ahead of the game.
If you are taking part in IHG's latest Accelerate challenges, the stays that you book via ShopBack will also be eligible and they will count towards achieving your challenges for the quarter. At the time of writing, you will receive an additional 2.0% cashback once an eligible stay has been completed and verified - this is on top of the points or cashbacks that you will earn with your credit card. If you tend to book your hotel stays on Expedia, find out how you can get 9% of your hotel spend back into your bank account and still earn 6 miles per dollar here!
It has also recently been made possible for you to earn cashbacks with your Uber rides when you use ShopBack (set up is only necessary for the first ride). If traveling isn't really your thing, you may also use ShopBack with a range of other brands like Lazada, Zalora, ASOS, Agoda, Booking.com, Sephora, Taobao, Ezbuy, Cathay Cineplex, Shopee! and 500+ More.
Grab is finally on ShopBack and you can now receive cashback for the trips you take on GrabCar. To celebrate this launch, ShopBack customers are able to earn S$1 cashback for the first GrabCar ride they take daily between 24 March 2017 to 31 March 2017.
For three days only, enjoy 10.5% upsized cashback for hotel reservations made on Expedia when you go through ShopBack. All you have to do is simply head down to ShopBack before clicking on Expedia before you make your reservation the same way - earn 10.5% on all hotel reservations made during 21 March 2017 to 23 March 2017.
If you do not care about hotel and airline loyalty status(es) and you simply want the best deal on flights and hotels, using ShopBack is especially amazing because you can stack promotions fairly easily. With that being said, if you are a loyalty-chaser and you only care about earning and retaining elite statuses with these programs each year, you can still use ShopBack to earn some additional cashback while keeping these eligible nights (and flights).
If you saw my article on the lesser-known ways to save money and earn more miles this year, you would have learnt about ShopBack which gives you cash back for simply transacting the way you normally would. On 28 January 2017, get S$5 cash back (instead of S$0.20) on Uber when your ride is amongst the first 3,000.
Everyone knows about the major loyalty programs and the general saving tips in the market. Miles are amazing since they allow you to experience premium cabin products without having to actually pay for it. With that being said, wouldn't it be better to get both miles and cash back though? Here are 5 lesser known ways that I have discovered over the years to help you save more money and earn more miles in 2017.
At the start of 2017, some significant changes have been made to the Le Club AccorHotels program but if you are a Platinum member, you will still be able to earn up to 8.8% rebate (in equivalent points) on all eligible stays. From now until 18 January 2017, earn up to 8% in rebate when you make an eligible booking for any participating hotels by AccorHotels via ShopBack.
While looking on KrisFlyer Spree, I realised that ZEN Rooms Singapore is currently offering (up to 31 December 2016) a whooping 106 KrisFlyer Miles per US$10 on eligible transactions - this is on top of whatever you earn with your credit card. Therefore if you were to charge it to your DBS Woman's World MasterCard (click here to find out which credits cards to have in 2017), you can essentially earn up to 162 KrisFlyer Miles per US$10 of eligible spend.
The Conrad Centennial Singapore celebrates her 20th birthday this year with a 20th Birthday Staycation Offer which starts from just S$220++. This special room package comes with a breakfast for two at Salon by the Pool as well as a limited edition 20th birthday Conrad bear as a memorabilia. Read on to find out how you can potentially get back S$60 while still earn miles AND Hilton HHonors points with this one transaction.
I have probably mentioned this a couple of times but everyone who lives in Singapore needs a ShopBack account - it is completely free to sign-up and if you do not have an account already, my referral link will give you S$5 just to register now. ShopBack basically gives you cash back for most of the purchases and transactions that you complete online. In the case of hotels, you will earn (and retain) your elite status while still getting a sweet bonus cash back so there is really no reason not to use it at all.
I have written about ShopBack on multiple occassions and if for some strange reason, you still do not have an account, sign-up for one now using my referral linkand you can earn S$5 immediately - you can withdraw your balance into a bank account once you have accrued S$10 in cashback. In summary, ShopBack allows you to go about your usual online purchases (e.g. hotel reservations, flight bookings, shopping or even to buy movie tickets) but you get a certain percentage of cashback with each eligible transaction. To make sure that you can benefit from free cashbacks on your mobile devices, you can now download the ShopBackMobile App via the following link (available for both iOS and Android): http://app.shopback.com/community