It’s the most wonderful time of year… and for many of us, it’s the most expensive time of year when holiday shopping kicks into full gear. If it’s not gift shopping for family and friends, it’s grocery shopping for potlucks and holiday dinners and dress shopping for those 15 events you have to attend between now until the end of the year.
Your wallet is going to be HURTIN’.
Thankfully, Rakuten is here with Cash Back and another crazy easy way to rack up those dollars to help you save when you start to get grouchy: Our Refer-A-Friend program.
What is that, you ask? Follow along this wonderful story about how to earn unlimited $25 bonuses towards your Big Fat Check.
Our Refer-A-Friend program is nothing new, but if you’ve been living under a rock, here it is: Invite your friends to join and shop with Rakuten to earn unlimited $25 referral bonuses for yourself.
Yes, you read that correctly! When you invite your friends to join Rakuten and they spend $25, we’ll thank you with $25 towards your Big Fat Check. Refer as many friends as you want – there’s no cap. That’s a lot of money for doing minimal work!
This is how you can afford all that holiday shopping PLUS something to treat yourself after all the madness.
Just how much can one $25 bonus buy you? We crunched some numbers, and it’s easy to see how $25 can help in your everyday life.
🎃 Five Grande Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Lattes, which cost $4.95 a cup in San Francisco.
📺 Two months of ad-free Hulu, so you can binge watch all those holiday rom-coms until the end of the year. Or true crime documentaries. Whatever floats your boat.
🍽️ Dinner when you’re too lazy to cook, delivered to your door with Grubhub or Caviar.
🎁 A White Elephant gift for that party at work, with your friends, etc. There are a million and one things you can find on Rakuten to get your gift shopping done with Cash Back in your wallet. Here are just some ideas.
🍾 One 12-pack of White Claw. You can also get it delivered from Safeway with Cash Back. Don’t forget your favorite chocolate bar at checkout.
Oh, and we haven’t even mentioned yet that your friend gets a $10 Bonus once they spend $25 with Rakuten. Free money is the best money. How much more will your friend love you now??
You get $25. Your friend gets $10. All for joining Rakuten to get even more dollars (a.k.a. Cash Back). It’s the win-win situation of all win-win situations because I repeat, FREE. MONEY.
We’re not buying any excuse to NOT refer your friends. We’ve made it really easy to share the news in ways you’re already connecting with them: Text, email, Facebook and Twitter. It’s the holiday season and we could all use a little bit of extra cash; you know what I mean??
Also, don’t be a grouch during the most joyous time of year. You’re a good person, and good people do good things for others, like telling them about Rakuten.
Or are you trying to hoard all of that Cash Back for yourself?? DON’T. Sharing is caring, and with Rakuten, it pays to share; literally.
After all, it’s the season of giving, and the best gift you can give is Cash Back (we’re not being biased… we totally are). How would you feel if someone kept Rakuten a secret from you? Secrets don’t make friends – just saying.
Since our founding in 1997, Rakuten has helped shape the way people shop online, offering Cash Back, deals and shopping rewards on the world’s largest selection of products and services. To date, our 12 million members in the U.S. have earned over $1 billion in Cash Back at their favorite stores.