Credit Card Promotions For The Third Quarter Of 2018

Credit Card Promotions For The Third Quarter Of 2018

It’s not just the weather that’s pouring this back-to-school season, but your favorite credit cards will also pour in loads of promotions granting great discounts and bargains on your shopping, dining, and travel costs for the third quarter of 2018.

To ensure that you won’t miss out on any good deals, we list down some of the finest credit card promos in- and out-of-town that will surely make it easier to shave off those excess costs this rainy season!

Citi Credit Card Promos

Citi Logo

Enjoy a wide array of discounts for your gastronomic adventures this season using your Citibank credit card.


Xin Tian Di

Avail up to 50% off on dim sum lunch buffet, set menus and beverages and 30% off on dim sum dinner buffet on Mondays to Fridays. Valid only for 4 to 10 diners for a dim sum lunch buffet, 4 to 12 diners for a dim sum dinner buffet and 10 diners for set menus.  

Valid until August 31, 2018.  

For reservation, call 633 7222 ext. 7246 / 7248 or email

7 Corners

50% off on lunch buffet (inclusive of beverages) and 30% off on dinner buffet & 50% off on beverages. Valid only for a maximum of 4 diners for lunch buffet and 12 diners for dinner buffet.

Promo runs until August 31, 2018. For reservations, call 633-722 ext. 7384 / 7385 or email

Tenya Tempura Tendon

Go Japanese with premium tempura and more at Tenya Tempura Tendon with your Citi credit card or Citibank Debit Mastercard. Enjoy 30% off For a minimum dine-in bill of ₱1,800, from Mondays to Fridays.

Promo runs until August 31, 2018.


Fire up your day with barbecue ribs and more at Rackshack with your Citi credit card or Citibank Debit Mastercard. Enjoy up to 30% off on your dine-in bill for a minimum purchase of ₱1,5000. 

Offer is valid from Monday to Friday until August 31, 2018.


Get your hands on flame-grilled, fall-off-the-bone ribs and more at RACKS with your

Citi credit card or Citibank Debit Mastercard. Avail up to 30% off on your dine-in bill, for a minimum bill of ₱2,000.

Valid from Mondays to Fridays until August 31, 2018.


Shop for FREE with Citi PayLite

  • Get ₱500 ZALORA eGift Card for a minimum single-receipt PayLite spend of ₱10,000.
  • Get ₱1,000 ZALORA eGift Card for a minimum single-receipt PayLite spend of ₱25,000.
  • Promo is until October 31, 2018.

Free Nike Park eGift Card

Get a ₱5,000 Nike Park eGift when you spend at least ₱20,000 on your new Citi credit card within 60 days from receipt. Qualified Citibank credit cards are as follows:

  • Citi Rewards Card
  • Citi PremierMiles Card
  • Citi Cash Back Card
  • Shell Citi Card
  • Mercury Drug Citi Card

Citi Simplicity+ Credit Card

Citi Simplicity+ Credit Card

The Card That Pays You Back For Paying On Time

Get 10% back on interest charges if you pay at least the minimum due on or before the due date.

HSBC Credit Card Promos

Whatever the goals you want to achieve, make those feats easier to fulfill with the help of your HSBC credit card and these promotions.


Travel now and pay on installment

Your dream destination this year is now within your reach! HSBC’s Card Balance Conversion Plan can convert your airline tickets, travel packages, overseas and online purchases into installments which are payable up to 24 months with a low interest rate of 1.37% (effective interest) per month.

If you are planning to travel to Japan, for 5 days and 4 nights, a travel package would cost about ₱50,000. Using the Card Balance Conversion with a HSBC credit card, you will only pay ₱2,084 per month for the next 24 months at zero interest.

The HSBC Balance Conversion Plan is open to all HSBC credit card holders and the transactions applied for this installment plan are subject for approval.

TenorAdd-on Rate Per Month*Effective Interest Rate Per MonthEffective Interest Rate Per Annum
6 months1.25%2.11%25.28%
12 months0.75%1.35%16.22%
24 months0.75%1.37%16.42%
*The Add-On Rate is presented as a guide to be used to derive the total monthly amortization (interest plus principal). Total monthly amortization = Amount Availed X [(1/Term) + Add-On Rate]

You can convert your travel expenses with your HSBC card by calling (02) 85-800. Promo ends after December 31, 2018.

Free Flight To Hong Kong

Cardholders of newly approved HSBC Platinum Visa and Premier Mastercard will be entitled to a one-time redemption of two Round Trip Economy Cathay Pacific tickets from Manila/Clark to Hong Kong (‘Welcome Gift”) upon meeting the minimum accumulated spend requirement of ₱15,000 using his/her newly approved and activated HSBC Credit Card until July 31, 2018.

Check out their promotions page for more info.


Free Movie Passes

New primary HSBC Red Mastercard holders shall be entitled to a free Ayala Cinemas MPass worth ₱3,000 (“Welcome Gift”) upon meeting the minimum accumulated spend requirement of ₱5,000 using his/her newly approved and activated HSBC Credit Card until September 30, 2018.


Pay Your Tuition Fees On Installment

Let your HSBC credit card make your child’s education expenses lighter and easier for you. Charge tuition fees and convert them to installment payable over 24 months with HSBC’s Card Balance Conversion Plan. Enjoy an add-on rate of only 0.75%1 per month (effective interest rate of 1.37% per month).

To apply, call (02) 85-800

HSBC Red Mastercard

HSBC Red Mastercard

A shoper’s must have card

Earn Rate of 1 Bonus Point for every ₱20.00 spend.


RCBC Credit Card Promos

Shopping and dining deals from RCBC await for all credit card holders this rainy season.


Bistro Charlemagne

Get a free chicken soy peanut sauce for a minimum bill of ₱1,200

  1. Offer is valid for dine-in only.
  2. Offer is applicable to 1 card per group only.
  3. No splitting of bills or tables.
  4. Promo runs until August 31,2018


Get a 160z frappe for only ₱99 at Figaro with your RCBC Bankard.

Cardholder must use his/her RCBC Bankard credit card to pay for his/her bill in order to avail the promo.  Promo runs until December 31, 2018.



Enjoy extra 20% OFF for a minimum spend of ₱1,500 with your RCBC Bankard at Zalora. Use the code ZRCBCFEVER upon checkout.

Promo runs until July 31, 2018


Shop, Grab, and Pay Later! Get a FREE Petron Value Card worth ₱500 for a minimum installment pay later purchase of ₱35,000 at ABENSON. Pay as late as 3 months later and avail up to 0% interest for 3, 6, or 12 months installment.

  1. Promo runs until July 31, 2018.
  2. 0% is subject to bank’s approval and is applicable on 3, 6 and 12 months only.
  3. First month amortization can be as late as on the third billing cycle after cardholder’s cut-off period.

JBL Go Speaker

Get a free JBL Speaker when you activate your new RCBC Bankard and spend at least ₱12,000 within the promo period.  The promo is open to all new-to-bank, Principal cardholders of RCBC Bankard credit card who applied and subsequently got approved from July 1 to September 30, 2018.

Promo Period: July 1 to September 30, 2018

Spend Period: Within 60 days from card issuance

Redemption Period: July 1, 2018 to January 31, 2019



Enjoy 12% OFF on top of discounted hotel rates on Agoda when you book using your RCBC Bankard Mastercard. The Promotion is only applicable to the reservation of selected and designated merchant properties in certain destinations, made through a dedicated Promotion landing page only at the following URL:

Booking period is until August 31, 2018.

Stay period is until December 31, 2018.

AirAsia Big Loyalty

Redeem flights for less up to 87% discount by converting your RCBC Bankard Airmiles to AirAsia Big Points. Discounted airfares are limited to selected flights on Final Call Sale via AirAsia BIG Loyalty App. 

To take advantage of this promotion, here’s what you need to do:

  1. Download and create an account on the AirAsia BIG Loyalty mobile app.
  2. Convert your RCBC Bankard AIRMILES to AirAsia BIG Points by calling RCBC Bankard Customer Service Hotline 888-1-888. *Requires prior enrollment to the AirAsia BIG Loyalty Program.
  3. Redeem your flights using your AirAsia BIG Points via the AirAsia BIG Loyalty mobile app to avail of up to 85% on the FINAL CALL SALE.

Rates are as follows:

Fly FromFly toBIG Fixed Points (One-Way)Final Call Sale DiscountFinal Call Sale (One-Way)
Cebu Clark6,50085%1,000
Cebu Davao6,50085%1,000
Cebu Puerto Princesa6,50085%1,000
Cebu Kuala Lumpur16,50082%3,000
Clark Davao6,50085%1,000
Clark Iloilo6,50085%1,000
Clark Puerto Princesa6,50085%1,000
Clark Tacloban6,50085%1,000
Clark Cebu6,50085%1,000
Davao Cebu6,50085%1,000
Davao Clark6,50085%1,000
Iloilo Clark6,50085%1,000
Kalibo Manila6,50085%1,000
Kuala Lumpur Cebu16,50082%3,000
Macau Manila10,50087%1,500
Manila Kalibo6,50085%1,000
Manila Puerto Princesa6,50085%1,000
Manila Macau10,50086%1,500
Manila Ho CHi Minh10,50086%1,500
Puerto Princesa Cebu6,50085%1,000
Puerto Princesa Clark6,50085%1,000
Puerto Princesa Manila6,50085%1,000
Ho CHi Minh Manila10,50086%1,500
Tacloban Clark6,50085%1,000
Travel period: July 1 to August 31, 2018

Card typeSpend requirement
domestic spend
Php2,000 or USD 40 online or cross-border spend
Classic & Gold1 entry2 entries
Platinum 3 entries5 entries

RCBC Bankard Classic Card

RCBC Bankard Classic Card

The Young’s Perfect Companion

Enjoy monthly promos and rewards from RCBC partners.

If you want to kick start the rainy season and the brand new school year without going beyond your budget, owning any of these credit cards will make it a tad-less challenging. With the right kind of spending coupled with the right resources, improving your cash flow will be effortless all year long!

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