Citi Cash Back Card

Last Updated:Feb 2019
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Eligibility
APR/Fees

Offers

Exclusive Offer

from MoneyHero.com.hk

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HK$500 Supermarket coupon

From 11 to 30 April 2019, both days inclusive, for new customers applying through MoneyHero.com.hk

Welcome Offers from Citibank

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Up to HK$1,000 Cash Rebate

New Customers who did not have Citi Credit Card in past 12 months apply before 30 April 2019 and accumulate spending of HK$10,000 or above within the first 2 months from card issuance

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Do existing customers enjoy the Welcome Offers offered by MoneyHero.com.hk?

For exclusive offers from MoneyHero.com.hk, current customers are unfortunately not eligible to enjoy. For welcome offer from banks or institutions, various terms and conditions apply, subject to different banks and institutions. You may refer to the following:

American Express 
Welcome offers do not apply on current customers. Their welcome offers only apply on applicants who have not held or cancelled American Express credit cards in the past 12 months.

Citibank 
Welcome offers do not apply on current customers. Their welcome offers only apply on applicants who have not held or cancelled Citibank credit cards in the past 12 months.

DBS 
Current and new customers are eligible for welcome offer. New customers refer to card holders who have not held or cancelled Citibank credit cards in the past 12 months. For more details of welcome offer, please click here.

PrimeCredit 
Welcome offers do not apply on current customers. Their welcome offers only apply on applicants who have not held or cancelled PrimeCredit credit cards in the past 6 months.

CITIC 
Welcome offers do not apply on current customers. Their welcome offers only apply on applicants who have not held or cancelled CITIC credit cards in the past 12 months.

HSBC 
Current and new customers are eligible for welcome offer. For more details of welcome offer, please click here

BEA 
Welcome offers do not apply on current customers. Their welcome offers only apply on applicants who have not held or cancelled BEA credit cards in the past 6 months.

What are the common credit card rewards?

Credit card rewards come in many forms, the two major incentives are air miles and cash back. Many card issuers have different credit card rewards programs, cardholders can earn reward points for their spending and redeem the points for cash backair milesgift vouchers or free gifts.

Certain banks promote cash back rewards which their credit cards can earn, cardholders can enjoy 1-4% cash rebate for eligible local / overseas spending or shopping online.

If you travel and use your credit card to book flights and hotels frequently, you can earn more air miles using air mile credit cards. You may redeem miles for award flights, hotel stays and other travel offers.

In addition to daily spending, you may also earn rewards by using the Octopus Automatic Add-value Service and paying utilities, tax, tuition and insurance bills with your credit card and redeem reward points, cash back and air miles.

How to earn cashback?

Some Cashback Credit Cards providers require you to spend a minimum amount before you can start earning rewards. Providers may also limit the amount of Cashback rewards you can earn, while others implement caps on how much you can spend for certain categories. It's also common for providers to set an increase in cashback return rates for certain categories within a specified period which are worth taking advantage of.

The best way to maximize cashback points is to choose a card that lets you earn rewards that matter to you. If you're serious about pursuing cashback rewards, you must make sure to fully understand the terms and conditions of your selected credit card. Terms are always subject to change, so it's important to always stay educated on these.

2% auto rebate for local dining, hotel spending and foreign currency spending with no cap

1% cash rebate from e-Wallets transaction

2% auto rebate for local dining, hotel spending and foreign currency spending with no cap

1% cash rebate from e-Wallets transaction

Annual Fee Waiver
Digital Wallet Rebate
Utilities Wallet Rebate
Octopus Reload Rebate
Annual Fee Waiver
Digital Wallet Rebate
Utilities Wallet Rebate
Octopus Reload Rebate

Great for

Spending requirements Reward rebate
Spending of HK$10,000 or above within first two months $1,000 welcome cash rebate +
$100 basic cash rebate
Eligible retail transactions via Apple Pay, Google Pay or
Samsung Pay within the first 2 months from the date of card issuance
 $40 cash rebate
Successful applications via MoneyHero.com.hk HK$500 Wellcome cash coupon
  Up to $1,640 rewards
1% unlimited rebate for other spending, including e-wallet top up and Octopus Card auto top up.
Most suitable for customer who has big spending in short period.

Need to know

HK$500 Wellcome cash coupon: Only applicable to the applicants from moneyhero.com.hk from 11 to 30 April 2019.
Please click here for guide on coupon redemption.
All matters and disputes are subject to the final decision of MoneyHero.com.hk and Citibank.
Welcome Gift Requirement: New customer who has accumulate spending of HK$10,000 or above within the first 2 months from the date of card issuance can earn extra HK$1,000 cash rebate. Any eligible spending includes PayMe, Apple Pay, Google Pay, WeChat Pay, Ali Pay or Octopus, etc.
Eligible retail transactions via Apple Pay, Google Pay or Samsung Pay within the first 2 months from the date of card issuance is entitled to a maximum of $40 cash rebate
Transactions made in respect of banquet services, private functions and private room events will not be counted as Eligible Hotel Spending Transactions. The full amount of earned rebate will be credited to the Card account on the following statement when the accumulated rebate balance reaches HK$200 or above.

Benefits

Year-round rewards

Cash rebate
Air miles rewards
Cash rebate
Local Spending
2%
Overseas Spending
2%
Online Shopping Spending (Overseas)
2%
Online Shopping Spending (Local)
1%
Dining Spending
2%
Digital Wallet Spending
1%
Octopus Top Up Spending
1%

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What are the advantages of using a credit card for dining?

Dinning credit cards usually offer reward point or cash back plans, in which you can redeem supermarket vouchers, air miles or cash rebates. Credit cards offer not only reward points but also exclusive dining offers together with designated restaurants and bars -- what a double offer!

How to redeem promotions and offers?

Just like other cashback and reward schemes, the bonus points or cashback that you earn from your dining credit card at restaurants will be automatically reflected on the rewards program. For some special promotions and offers, you may have to register with your credit card issuer first to redeem them.

There are some credit cards that offer year-long deals for dining, so depending on your lifestyle, it's up to you to find a credit card that allows you to maximize your dining privileges.

What should I keep in mind when using dinning credit cards?

Before using dinning credit cards, you should check the bank's definition of eligible dining spending and its affiliated restaurants and bars, so that you won't miss any offers. You may earn multiple reward points when spending during public holiday and weekends, please check with your bank before spending with your credit card. Also, please check whether the reward points have limit or an expiry date for redemption.

What are the charges of dinning credit cards?

Dinning credit cards may charge various kinds of fees, including annual fees and penalty fees, as clearly stated in the terms and conditions.

Eligibility

APR/Fees

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Need some help?

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Do existing customers enjoy the Welcome Offers offered by MoneyHero.com.hk?

For exclusive offer from MoneyHero.com.hk, current customers are unfortunately not eligible to enjoy. For welcome offer from banks or institutions, various terms and conditions apply, subject to different banks and institutions. You may refer to the following:

American Express 
Welcome offers do not apply on current customers. Their welcome offers only apply on applicants who have not held or cancelled American Express credit cards in the past 12 months.

Citibank 
Welcome offers do not apply on current customers. Their welcome offers only apply on applicants who have not held or cancelled Citibank credit cards in the past 12 months.

DBS 
Current and new customers are eligible for welcome offer. New customers refer to card holders who have not held or cancelled Citibank credit cards in the past 12 months. For more details of welcome offer, please click here.

PrimeCredit 
Welcome offers do not apply on current customers. Their welcome offers only apply on applicants who have not held or cancelled PrimeCredit credit cards in the past 6 months.

CITIC 
Welcome offers do not apply on current customers. Their welcome offers only apply on applicants who have not held or cancelled CITIC credit cards in the past 12 months.

HSBC 
Current and new customers are eligible for welcome offer. For more details of welcome offer, please click here

BEA 
Welcome offers do not apply on current customers. Their welcome offers only apply on applicants who have not held or cancelled BEA credit cards in the past 6 months.

Which are the credit cards available in Hong Kong? How do I choose my credit cards?

The main types of credit cards in Hong Kong are VISA and MasterCard, followed by American Expressand JCB.

In order to choose the best credit card, you can consider the popularity and offers of the card types, and also the reputation of banks, class of the credit cards, etc. Many people own several credit cards to meet different needs nowadays.

How do I qualify for a credit card account?

Most Hong Kong credit card providers require applicants to be of legal age and a permanent resident/citizen of Hong Kong.

You would also need to have stable employment and meet minimum salary requirements, which vary according to the type of credit card.

What are the common credit card rewards?

Credit card rewards come in many forms, the two major incentives are air miles and cash back. Many card issuers have different credit card rewards programs, cardholders can earn reward points for their spending and redeem the points for cash backair milesgift vouchers or free gifts.

Certain banks promote cash back rewards which their credit cards can earn, cardholders can enjoy 1-4% cash rebate for eligible local / overseas spending or shopping online.

If you travel and use your credit card to book flights and hotels frequently, you can earn more air miles using air mile credit cards. You may redeem miles for award flights, hotel stays and other travel offers.

In addition to daily spending, you may also earn rewards by using the Octopus Automatic Add-value Service and paying utilities, tax, tuition and insurance bills with your credit card and redeem reward points, cash back and air miles.