by Venus Zoleta, on category "Credit Card"
December 12, 2018
The holiday season in the Philippines is all about celebrations, bonding activities, and gift giving with family and friends. It also means more expenses! But you can ease up your budget by taking advantage of holiday promos. Your issuing bank may just have the perfect credit card promo for you.
Here’s a round-up of the most exciting credit card promos this December 2018 and beyond.
Delight the kids and the kids at heart in the family with their favorite Jollibee meal (Chickenjoy/Burger Steak/Jolly Spaghetti/Yumburger) plus a Jolly Kiddie Meal toy or a Peach Mango Pie!
For a minimum PHP 3,000 single-receipt straight purchase using a qualified BPI credit card, you can redeem any of those treats at a participating Jollibee branch nationwide.
BPI credit cardholders need to register via SMS or email within the promo period to qualify for this Jollibee promo. For SMS registration, text BPITHRILLS<space>your 16-digit customer number and send to 2256. For email registration, type your 16-digit customer number in the subject line and send the e-mail to email@example.com.
Every PHP 3,000 single-receipt purchase charged to a qualified Metrobank credit card earns you a game code that you can use to get a chance to win a McDonald’s food prize. Among the prizes you can claim are Burger McDo, McSpaghetti, 1-pc. Spicy Chicken McDo with Rice Meal, and more. A McDonald’s birthday party package worth PHP 5,000 is also up for grabs!
To qualify for this holiday credit card promo with McDonald’s, you need to update your mobile number with Metrobank, as the game token codes are sent via SMS.
Celebrating your birthday this December? Spend your special day with your loved ones at Outback Steakhouse (Glorietta 4, Blue Bay Walk, Eastwood Citywalk 1, or Alabang Town Center branch). For a minimum of PHP 2,000 dining expense on your birth month charged on your EastWest Bank credit card, you can get a free Outback Special Signature Sirloin Steak (worth PHP 949) and dessert.
To avail of this holiday credit card promo, simply present a valid government-issued ID that shows your birthdate. Advance reservation is also required.
Here’s another great idea to celebrate your birthday this December 2018: treat your family to a festive feast at Burgoo and pay for your dining bill with your EastWest credit card. A free Shrimp and Ribs platter and a slice of cake await you!
This credit card dining promo is valid at select Burgoo branches only (SM Mall of Asia, Robinsons Galleria, Gateway Mall, Fairview Terraces, etc.) for a minimum order of PHP 1,000. Advance reservation is also required.
Save more when you book a hotel room for your holiday getaway using your BDO credit or debit card! You can get 5% or 7% discount on hotel bookings worldwide, as long as you do it via Agoda within the promo period and your room reservation falls within the stay period.
BDO credit cardholders can get discounts from accredited travel agencies and 0% installment deals on airline tickets and travel packages for both domestic and international trips. The Travel Now, Pay Later credit card promo is a great way to manage your holiday travel expenses this year.
Do your Christmas gift shopping at Zalora and enjoy a 20% discount (Citibank and EastWest Bank cards) for a minimum PHP 1,000 purchase or a 12% discount (BDO, BPI, and RCBC cards) for a minimum PHP 500 purchase.
A single-receipt 0% installment purchase of at least PHP 15,000 at The SM Store earns you an eGift worth PHP 500. To qualify for this holiday credit card promo, the transaction must be either on a three-month or six-month installment term charged to a qualified Metrobank credit card. The eGift can be redeemed for SM Gift Passes worth PHP 500.
An eGift worth PHP 5,000 will be yours if you apply and get approved for a qualified Citi credit card within the promo period. Qualified for this holiday credit card promo is a single or accumulated purchase worth PHP 20,000 within 60 days from the date of card receipt. The eGift can be redeemed at Uniqlo, Nike Park, Vikings, Tim Ho Wan, TGI Fridays, or Travelbook.ph.
Book a holiday staycation with your family at the City of Dreams Manila with your BDO card. This will get you up to 20% discount on room rates, dining, entertainment, and wellness.
Enjoy dining, staycation, and wellness treats when you celebrate your birthday at Fairmont Makati. This credit card promo offers free buffet and cake plus 50% off for up to six guests at Spectrum; free three-course set menu and cake plus 20% off for up to three guests at Mireio; and 50% off on room rates and spa treatments. Just book your stay using any qualified BDO credit card within the promo period, except for holidays such as Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve, and New Year’s Day.
You can enjoy any of these holiday credit card promo offers as long as your account is in good standing. So be sure to pay your credit card bills in full and on time.
Lastly, remember to control the urge to splurge when using your credit card this holiday season. Think before you swipe!