Every quarter, the Chase Freedom card offers rotating quarterly bonus categories. And the best thing about the Chase Freedom is that your registration is retroactive to the beginning of the quarter so any purchases you’ve made still count towards the 5% quarterly bonus. You only have until June 14, 2018, to register for the Chase Freedom quarterly bonus for Q2 2018, so act now!
Chase Freedom Quarterly Bonus
The Chase Freedom quarterly bonus allows you to earn 5% cash back on purchases up to $1500 at selected merchants. And if you have a Chase Ink or Chase Sapphire product, you can transfer those points to airline and hotel partners. Chase Sapphire customers can also choose to redeem them for travel at 1.25 or 1.50 cents per point.
The flexibility of the Ultimate Rewards program makes maxing out the Chase Freedom quarterly bonus a must for anyone who loves travel.
Which category is it for Q2 2018?
For the second quarter of 2018, the Chase Freedom quarterly bonus is good for PayPal or Grocery Stores. You’ll earn 5% cash back (or 5 points per $1 spent) at PayPal and grocery stores up to the maximum $1500 in spend. Please note that WalMart and Target are excluded from grocery stores.
If you max out the category bonuses, you’ll have $75 in cash back or 7500 in Ultimate Rewards points to use for future travel.
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How to register for Chase Freedom Quarterly Bonus?
Registration for the Chase Freedom quarterly bonus is extremely simple to do. All you need is your Chase Freedom credit card and this link.
Once you’re there, simply enter your last name, last 4 digits of your Chase Freedom credit card, and your zip code.
You’re all set to earn 5% cash back on all purchases from April 1, 2018, through June 30, 2018, up to a maximum of $75 on $1500 in purchases.
The Bald Thoughts
We all spend money at the grocery store, and if you have a family like I do, spending $500 a month on groceries isn’t a stretch. With that in mind, you can easily max out the $1500 in spend to earn $75 in cash back on your purchases at PayPal and grocery stores this quarter. If you find yourself falling short, consider buying some gift cards from your grocery store for other retailers that you know you’ll be shopping at. That’s how I do it.
Just remember to register for the Chase Freedom quarterly bonus by June 14, 2018, or you’ll miss out!