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Date Launched: 1998
Earn For: Online shopping, referring friends
Redeem For: Cashback by check, PayPal, or Amazon gift card when your personal cashback earnings are $5.01 or more in a quarter (earnings roll over to the following quarter if minimum’s not met). Payment is sent automatically approximately 6 weeks following the end of the quarter. Referral earnings do not count toward the minimum.
Limit One Account Per: Individual 18 years+ with valid email address
1. Get $5 for signing up, and earn $5 for referring a friend who makes a purchase.
2. Some purchases are ineligible, see their faqs for details.
3. Ebates is traditionally one of the top five highest paying cashback programs on the internet in my annual cashback comparisons.
4. Shopping credit disputes must be submitted within 90 days (but after 30 days) of purchase.
5. If you do not log in, click an email link, or make a purchase in 12 months, Ebates reserves the right to delete your account and you’ll forfeit your earnings.
2010: Why Didn’t I Get Cashback in My Account?, 2010 Chat Recap, Ebates Membership Growth Helps Revenue Jump in August, Reaction to Bing Cashback Closing, Celebrate 11 Years of Cash Back at Ebates, Comparing the Rewards Programs Mentioned in MSN Money Article, Somebody Buy Ebates a Calculator!
2009: 2009 Chat Recap, Ebates Article in Washington Times, Ebates Fights Fraud, Ebates.com in the News, Ebates Reports 17% Increase in Sales, Welcome, Tribune Readers!, Judge in Source, Inc. Rewards Program Patent Infringement Case Steps Down, Ebates Officially Discontinues MoeMoneyMaker Toolbar
2008: Ebates Mention and Extrabux Co-Founder Interviewed on KABC-7 Los Angeles, Welcome to WalletPop.com Readers, 2008 Shopping Rebates Comparison Chart and Analysis, Money-Saving Sites Mentioned on Good Morning America Now…And Then Some!, Welcome Good Morning America Now Viewers, Ebates Says Members Surpassed $1 Billion in Spending Through the Site, Ebates Gets Consumer Reports Nod in ShopSmart Magazine, Ebates Issues Press Release to Announce New CEO, Ebates Announces New CEO, CompareRewards Gets Book Mention, More on the Rewards Program Patent Infringement Case, Rewards Programs Sued for Patent Infringement, 2007 Year in Review
2007: Debit Rewards Programs Can Offer Higher Cash Back, 2007 Chat Recap, 2007 Shopping Rebates Comparison Chart, How to Choose a Rewards (Rebate) Program, Ebates Daily Double Rebate Merchant, Ebates’ New Video on YouTube, Ebates’ YouTube Video, Rewards Program Membership Numbers, Interesting Article: “Not All Online Malls are Created Equal,” Busiest Rewards Programs – August 2007, Comparison of Office Supplies Prices by Forbes, Recent Earnings From Rewards Programs, Ebates’ Eighth Birthday Surprise, Are Rewards Programs Worth It?, Ebates Founder on TV, Rewards/Rebate Program Snapshot, 2006 Year in Review
2006: How to Choose a Rewards (Rebate) Program, 2006 Shopping Rebates Comparison Chart, Busiest Rewards Programs, Ebates Blog, Earn the Most When You Join Blockbuster Online or NetFlix, Ebates Says It’s Innocent, Ebates Sued Over MoeMoneyMaker Spyware, Profile of Ebates Founder Isolani, Ebates Founder Talks About Loyalty, 2005 Year in Review,
review last updated 8/2014