Discover Card – 5% CashBack Bonus on Department Stores and Clothing Stores


Most people assume Discover Card earns 1% Cashback bonus for all of its purchases.  If you read the fine prints, the first $3,000 in purchases only earn .25% cash back bonus.  Only after $3,000 do you start to earn 1% of purchases.  


Each quarter, Discover Card, offers 5% Cashback Bonus on selected categories.  For the 2nd Quarter (April 2009 – June 2009), you get 5% Cashback bonus for Home Improvement Stores, Department Stores and Clothing Stores up to $400 in purchases.

So if you have Discover Card and want to earn 5% Cash Back, make sure to FIRST signed up Discover Card for the 5%  offer (it  is not defaulted, you have to call Discover or enroll online).

Home Improment Stores

  • Home Depot
  • Loew’s
  • Acme Hardware Store
  • etc. etc.

Department Stores

  • Macy’s
  • Bloomingdales
  • Sears
  • JC Penny
  • etc. etc.

Clothing Stores

  • Gap
  • Old Navy
  • Banana Republic
  • etc. etc.