WILMINGTON, Del.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ultimate RewardsSM, Chase’s proprietary, world-class rewards program, today announced its annual holiday promotion designed to deliver rich rewards and outstanding value to customers. This holiday season, all Chase Freedom®, Chase SapphireSM, InkSM from Chase cardmembers with Ultimate Rewards can take advantage of merchandise redemption discounts, opportunities to earn bonus points, and a Best Buy® gift card bonus offer.
“This year’s Ultimate Rewards holiday promotion is our best yet. We are providing maximum value to cardmembers by offering additional discounts, greater savings, and more ways to earn ” said Rob Rosenblatt, general manager, Loyalty, Chase Card Services, a division of JPMorgan Chase & Co. [NYSE: JPM]. “The 2010 holiday promotion gives our cardmembers exactly what they want – flexibility, added value and a broad array of ways to earn and redeem points for the most important items on their shopping lists.”
The main components of the promotion include:
- “Give a Gift, Get a Free Gift Card”: From November 14 through December 20, Chase credit cardmembers who participate in Ultimate Rewards and redeem 5,000 points or more in a single transaction will receive a free Best Buy gift card as a bonus – a $10 gift card for 5,000 points or a $25 gift card for 10,000 points.
- “Shop ‘N Save on Cyber Monday”: Chase Ultimate Rewards cardmembers who choose to use their reward points to do their holiday shopping on Cyber Monday will save 30 percent on merchandise redeemed through Ultimate Rewards. Cardmembers who participate in the ‘Shop ‘N Save on Cyber Monday’ promotion are also eligible for the ‘Give a Gift, Get a Free Gift Card’ promotion.
- “Eight is Great: Earn 8 Times the Points When You Shop at ultimaterewards.com”: Between November 26 and November 30, Chase cardmembers with Ultimate Rewards who do their online holiday shopping at the Ultimate Rewards Mall (ultimaterewards.com/mall) will earn eight bonus points for every dollar they spend at select merchants, such as Dick’s Sporting Goods, Sears and Toys”R”Us. The Ultimate Rewards Online Mall gives cardmembers access to more than 400 merchants and thousands of items to give as gifts, all in one convenient location.
As an added component to the Ultimate Rewards holiday promotion, Chase asked author and gift expert Leah Ingram to share her shopping advice tailored for cardmembers. With strategies for planning, budgeting and buying, Leah’s tips focus on maximizing spending during the holidays.
“I am a firm believer in making your money work harder by taking advantage of promotions during the holiday shopping season,” said Leah. “By offering discounts, extra rewards points or a free gift card with purchase, Chase Ultimate Rewards is delivering special rewards to cardmembers at a time when they want it most.”
For more on Leah’s tips and the thousands of gift items available to cardmembers through Ultimate Rewards, visit ultimaterewards.com/holiday.
Ultimate Rewards is an industry-leading rewards program that offers virtually limitless opportunities to earn and redeem rewards without earnings caps, airfare blackout dates or points expiration. Customers may access Ultimate Rewards via Chase Customer Service or at www.ultimaterewards.com, a single, comprehensive website that provides maximum simplicity, flexibility and ease of navigation.
About JPMorgan Chase & Co.
JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.1 trillion and operations in more than 60 countries. The firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers, small business and commercial banking, financial transaction processing, asset management and private equity. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, JPMorgan Chase & Co. serves millions of consumers in the United States and many of the world’s most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients under its J.P. Morgan and Chase brands. Information about JPMorgan Chase & Co. is available at www.jpmorganchase.com.
 Customers will get a free $10 Best Buy Gift Card by redeeming 5,000+ points for any merchandise through Ultimate Rewards after the 30% discount is applied.
Photos/Multimedia Gallery Available: http://www.businesswire.com/cgi-bin/mmg.cgi?eid=6494850&lang=en