SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ebates, a leader and pioneer in cash back shopping and subsidiary of the global internet services company Rakuten, is announcing Travel Thursdays, a 24-hour promotion on Thursdays that will give members up to 10 percent cash back on hotel bookings made through Ebates Hotels while also offering impressive savings on airfare, rental cars, cruises and activities.
“We’re excited to introduce Travel Thursdays to our shoppers as an added bonus to the travel booking experience at Ebates,” said Amit Patel, CEO of Ebates. “Shoppers have always relied on us to deliver cash back and savings on a wide range of products and services, and with this latest promotion, we hope that our members can take advantage of our travel offering and use us as a one-stop shop to meet all their travel needs.”
Save Up To 10 Percent Cash Back On Hotels
Each Thursday during the promotion, Ebates shoppers can earn up to 10 percent cash back on more than 280,000 hotel bookings worldwide listed on the site. The service works similarly to other major travel booking platforms but utilizes Ebates’ cash back for extra savings. At 10 percent cash back, members can receive an average of $40 cash back for a three-night stay or $70 for a five-night stay.
Ebates Cash Back Visa® Credit Card holders will automatically receive an additional 3 percent cash back when booking travel through Ebates, increasing the total amount saved to 13 percent.
Save On More Than Just Hotels
Additionally, each Travel Thursday will have a specific theme that offers special pricing and deals on airfare, rental cars, cruises and activities, offering members up to 50 percent savings and cash back.
Travel Thursdays will kick off with a ski week on February 22, featuring deals at popular ski locations including Aspen, Park City, Vail, Beaver Creek, Jackson Hole and Lake Tahoe. The promotional themes for subsequent weeks include:
- March 1—Europe: London, Paris, Rome, Amsterdam, Barcelona
- March 8—Beach: Rio de Janeiro, Cancún, Cabo San Lucas, Jamaica, Aruba
- March 15—Big Cities: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, San Francisco, Las Vegas
- March 22—Disney: Orlando, Anaheim
- March 29—Resorts: Miami, San Diego, Maui, Ft. Lauderdale, Phoenix
Travel Thursdays starts on February 22 and will run through March 29. The promotions start at 9 p.m. PT on the Wednesday before and end at 11:50 p.m. PT on Thursday.
Please visit www.ebates.com/tt each Thursday during the Promotion for the top deals.
Ebates rewards members with cash back on purchases while also providing access to thousands of coupons, discounts, promotions and special deals, including free shipping. Free membership allows consumers to shop online at over 2,000 of their favorite top-name retailers while earning a percentage of every purchase they make. To date, Ebates members have earned nearly $1 billion, paid out quarterly in the form of a “Big Fat Check” or via PayPal. Because shopping with Ebates is hassle-free—no rebate forms to fill out and no points or miles to redeem—the site supports a strong community of savvy shoppers across the country and around the world. Founded in 1998 and acquired by Rakuten, Inc. in 2014, Ebates is headquartered in San Francisco.
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