Discover Unveils Full 5% Cashback Bonus® Calendar For 2021

Riverwoods, IL (STL.News) Discover today released its complete 5% Cashback Bonus® Calendar for 2021 to help card-members plan their spending and maximize their rewards.  In addition to a variety of quarterly categories geared towards everyday spending throughout the year, like Grocery Stores, Restaurants and, new this year is the addition of Select Streaming Services for the Second Quarter, April through June, which includes more than 20 TV and music streaming subscriptions.

The rewards categories for 2021 include:

  • Quarter 1, January – March: Grocery Stores, Walgreens & CVS2
  • Quarter 2, April – June: Gas Stations, Wholesale Clubs & Select Streaming Services3
  • Quarter 3, July – September: Restaurants & PayPal4
  • Quarter 4, October – December:com, & Target.com5

“The 5% Cashback Bonus Calendar is designed to help our card-members earn rewards on their everyday purchases, and we have millions of card-members take advantage of our program every quarter,” said Meera Sridharan, vice president of rewards and product strategy at Discover.  “Our focus is on the card-member and the 5% Cashback Bonus program provides great value to card-members for everyday spending, across categories, throughout the year.  The pandemic is changing consumer spending habits, and more people are spending time at home, which is why we’ve added more than 20 TV and music streaming services to the Second Quarter.”

Select Streaming Services for the Second Quarter include: Apple Music, Apple TV+, AT&T TV Now, BET+, CBS All Access, DAZN, Disney +, ESPN+, Fubo TV, Google Play Movies & TV, HBO Max, Hulu, Netflix, Pandora, Philo, Peacock TV, Showtime, Sirius XM, Starz, Sling, Spotify, Vudu and YouTube TV.

Each quarter, Discover it® and Discover More® card-members can activate to earn up to 5% cash back on $1,500 of spending (maximum $75 cash back) at a variety of sellers without any annual fee.6  In addition to earning 5% cash back on everyday purchases at different places each quarter, new Discover it card-members receive an unlimited dollar-for-dollar match of all the cash back they earn at the end of their first year, automatically.7

NOTE: this is NOT complete details.

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