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FAQs about Cashback Match
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  • What is Cashback Match?

    Cashback Match is when we automatically match all the Cashback Bonus you've earned at the end of your first year.*
  • How much will you match?

    We'll match ALL the Cashback Bonus you've earned at the end of your first year.* So if you've earned $25 in your first year, we'll give you another $25. Or if you earn $101, we'll give you another $101. There’s no limit to how much we’ll match, so how much you earn is up to you.
  • When do I get my Cashback Match?

    After the first 12 consecutive billing periods that your new account is open, we'll match ALL the Cashback Bonus you've earned and apply it to your account within the following one or two billing periods.*
  • What happens if I redeem Cashback Bonus before receiving my Cashback Match award?

    You can redeem rewards as soon as you’ve earned them. We'll still match ALL the Cashback Bonus you've earned at the end of your first year.* For example: say you earned $101 and redeem all of it. We'll still give you another $101 when we match your rewards.
  • Why didn't I receive my Cashback Match award?

    You will not receive a match award if your account is closed or no longer in the cash back rewards program.
  • Will you continue to match my Cashback Bonus after my Cashback Match year is over?

    No, but you'll still earn Cashback Bonus on every purchase, every day.
  • Is Cashback Match available to any cardmember?

    No, Cashback Match is available for new cardmembers only.
  • How do I earn rewards?

    Earn 5% Cashback Bonus® at different places each quarter like gas stations, grocery stores, restaurants, Amazon.com, or wholesale clubs up to the quarterly maximum each time you activate.2 Earn 1% Cashback Bonus on all other purchases, automatically. Enjoy exclusive coupons and Cashback Bonus offers at popular brands with Discover Deals.

  • How do I redeem rewards?

    Your rewards never expire. And you can redeem your Cashback Bonus in any amount, any time, for a statement credit, electronic deposit to your bank account, a donation to select charities, or to pay with Cashback Bonus at select retailers. Starting with $20, you may also redeem for gift cards or instant eCertificates that add to the value of your rewards.1


    * Cashback Match: After the first 12 consecutive billing periods that your new account is open, we will match all of the cash back rewards you've earned and apply them to your account in the following one or two billing periods. If your account is closed or no longer in the cash back reward program at the time we calculate your potential award, your cash back will not be matched. You've earned cash back rewards when they have posted to your account by the end of the 12th consecutive billing period. This promotional offer may not be offered in the future. This exclusive offer is available only to new cardmembers.

    1 Rewards: We will credit your account with your Cashback Bonus balance if your account is closed or if you have not used it within 18 months.

    2: Amazon is not a sponsor of this promotion. Amazon, the Amazon.com logo and the smile logo are trademarks of Amazon and its affiliates.

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