For the past 4 years, my consuming activities when it comes to shopping has evolved into “online shopping.” Well, what’s not to love about online e-commerce? They’re fast, convenient, and there’s tons of offers and deals to choose from. The best part: you don’t need to come outside to wander around malls and retail shops to shop. All of it is in the palm of our hands.
But more than just shop, we want to save money as well! Well, most of the deals online shopping apps offer, no matter how affordable it may cost, sometimes cause us to spend TOO MUCH. Is it possible for us to shop while SAVE money? Good thing “Shopback” make it possible.
Shopback, an innovative cashback rewards program that returns up to 30 percent of money spent on online shopping. Users should enter partner e-commerce sites through the Shopback app in order to enjoy these rewards, and they can claim the money they earn back through transfer to their online bank account, mobile wallet GCash or PayPal.
At present, Shopback is present in seven countries in Asia Pacific and counts over 12 million users. It is currently partnered with over 2,000+ brands from all over the world. The award-winning, Singapore-based e-commerce startup eyes the Philippine market as one of its newest and most exciting markets.
“The reputation of Filipinos for being online-savvy is once again affirmed by the phenomenal growth we’ve experience in just a couple of years since we launched Shopback in the country,” says Karoline Santiago, parnerships head of Shopback in the Philippines.
Since Shopback’s entry in the Philippines in June 2015, the app has enjoyed 1.9 million downloads and has paid a total of P119,888,596.93 in cashback rewards. Interestingly, the biggest cashback paid in a single transaction was P422,055.34. The highest total cashback paid to an individual app user, meanwhile, racks up to P1,006,437.54.
How to use the app?
For starters, here are the ways you can use Shopback for more easier cashback experience:
- Download the App to your mobile phone and register/SIGN UP,
- Browse and click on your favorite store to make a purchase (like you usually do).
- When the store validates your order, check again the app and get real cash back to your shopback app account.
- Cash out to your bank account when you have a redeemable amount of PHP100 pesos (you can claim the money they earn back through transfer to their online bank account, mobile wallet GCash or PayPal.)
Shopback Shop Fest
Shopback is also gearing up for its annual landmark Shopfest sale on September 9, where it will offer as much as 40 percent cashback and other items for P99.00 that will be exclusive to the platform. “It is the aim of Shopback to make online shopping not just more enjoyable and exciting, but rewarding as well,” concludes Santiago.
It’s time to shop and earn at Shopback! You can download the app on GooglePlay or Apple App Store.