You can now register for your 2017 1st quarter Chase Freedom 5% cash rebate categories to get 5% back on up to $1,500 in purchases at Gas Stations and on Local Commuter Transportation from January 1st to March 31, 2017.
If you have a Chase Freedom credit card, you must register for each new quarter in 2017 to receive the full 5% cash back rebates in select categories throughout the year.
Apply for the $175 Chase Freedom Card Bonus if you are not already a member to earn a $175 bonus after qualifying purchases with no annual fee.
You must Activate your Freedom Card for the 5% cash rebates each quarter.
You’ll also earn a 1% cash rebate on all of your other card purchases at all times.
New 2017 Categories Announced
These are the new categories for 2017.
January 1st – March 31st – Registration Now Open
- Gas Stations
- Local Commuter Transportation
Registration begins December 15, 2016, and ends on March 14, 2017.
April 1st – June 30th – Registration Coming
- Grocery Stores – Not including Walmart and Target.
- Drug Stores
Registration begins March 15, 2017, and ends on June 14, 2017.
July 1st – September 30th – Registration Coming
- Summer Fund and More
Registration begins June 15, 2017, and ends on September 14, 2017.
October 1st – December 31 – Registration Coming
- Holiday and More
Registration begins September 15, 2017, and ends on December 14, 2017.
2016 Categories Remaining
October 1st – December 31st – Registration Closed
- Department Stores
- Wholesale Clubs
- Drug Stores
Registration begins September 15, 2016, and ends on December 14, 2016.
5% Freedom Card Bonus Details
You will earn 5% cash back on all of the qualifying category purchases that you make for the duration of each entire quarter (up to $1,500), regardless of when you activate your card during that quarter, just as long as you activate your card by the deadline for that quarter.
You will earn 4% bonus rebate rewards in addition to your 1% base earnings for a total of 5% in cash rebates within the promotional purchase categories.
The maximum 4% bonus reward accumulation during the promotional period is $60 in cash back rewards or 6,000 points, which is equal to $1,500 in net purchases.
At the total 5% special rate, you can earn $75 in cash rebates if you spend $1,500 within the select categories, plus you’ll still earn 1% cash back on all of your other purchases.
Take advantage of these Chase Freedom 2017 5% cash rebate categories and make sure you register each quarter to ensure that you receive the full 5% rebate in select spending categories.
Register for your 2017 5% cash rebates with your Chase Freedom card.