Chase Freedom® Adds Gas Stations, Lyft and Walgreens As New Quarterly 5% Cash Back Rewards Categories

From staycations to sunscreen, cardmembers can earn on more this summer

WILMINGTON, Del.--()--Today, Chase Freedom announced new quarterly categories for the summer – gas stations, Lyft and Walgreens – where cardmembers can earn 5% cash back on up to $1,500 in combined purchases in these categories from July through September. For the first time, Chase is partnering with Lyft, America’s fastest-growing ridesharing company, and Walgreens, a provider of trusted care in communities across the country, to deliver more choices and flexibility to maximize rewards on everyday purchases made with the Chase Freedom card.

“We want Chase Freedom cardmembers to kick back, relax and get the most of their summer,” said BJ Mahoney, General Manager of Chase Freedom. “Whether filling up the gas tank for a roadtrip, leaving the driving to Lyft, or stocking up for back to school necessities at Walgreens, our new quarterly category partners will help cardmembers make the most of the summer months.”

Starting July 1st through September 30th, Chase Freedom cardmembers can earn 5% cash back on up to $1,500 in combined purchases:

  • Gas Stations: Chase is making it a little bit easier for Freedom cardmembers to earn 5% back when they fuel up at across the country this summer. PLUS, for a limited time, Chase Pay® app users can earn 35 cents-per-gallon in fuel savings after their first 5-gallon fill-up at participating Shell stations when they link their loyalty account and pay at the pump.
  • Lyft: Freedom cardmembers can download the Lyft app to catch a ride and earn 5% cash back by visiting here.
  • Walgreens: from sun care and road-trip snacks to first aid and vacation photos, Freedom cardmembers can earn Cash Back rewards on everyday purchases at Walgreens from summer through to the back to school season.

In addition to the quarterly category offers, the Chase Freedom card provides many benefits to cardmembers – 1% cash back on all other purchases, rewards that don’t expire with no minimum value to redeem, and no annual fee.

For more information on the participating merchants and how to activate Freedom’s quarterly category offer beginning on June 15th, click here.

About Chase

Chase is the U.S. consumer and commercial banking business of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM), a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.6 trillion and operations worldwide. Chase serves nearly half of America’s households with a broad range of financial services, including personal banking, credit cards, mortgages, auto financing, investment advice, small business loans and payment processing. Customers can choose how and where they want to bank: 5,200 branches, 16,000 ATMs, mobile, online and by phone.

About Lyft

Lyft was founded in June 2012 by Logan Green and John Zimmer to improve people’s lives with the world’s best transportation. Lyft is the fastest growing rideshare company in the U.S. and is available to 95 percent of the US population as well as in Ontario, Canada. Lyft is preferred by drivers and passengers for its safe and friendly experience, and its commitment to effecting positive change for the future of our cities.

About Walgreens

Walgreens (, a provider of trusted care in communities since 1901, is included in the Retail Pharmacy USA Division of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ: WBA), the first global pharmacy-led, health and wellbeing enterprise. Approximately 8 million customers interact with Walgreens in stores and online each day, using the most convenient, multichannel access to consumer goods and services and trusted, cost-effective pharmacy, health and wellness services and advice. As of Aug. 31, 2017, Walgreens operates 8,100 drugstores with a presence in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, along with its omnichannel business, Approximately 400 Walgreens stores offer Healthcare Clinic or other provider retail clinic services.

About Shell

Shell Oil Company is an affiliate of the Royal Dutch Shell plc, a global group of energy and petrochemical companies with operations in more than 70 countries. In the U.S., Shell operates in 50 states and employs more than 20,000 people working to help tackle the challenges of the new energy future.


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