Best credit card freebies and promotions in Singapore 2021 (Aug to Sep edition)

Best credit card freebies and promotions in Singapore 2021 (Aug to Sep edition)

Imagine getting a new credit card, and having attractive freebies to boot! If you’re on the lookout for the best deals and promotions, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve prepared a list of the best freebies and promos for the kiasu freebie-hoarder in all of us. 

Let us help you on your deal-hunting mission. Here’s a compilation of the best credit card freebies and promotions to maximise your savings and gain attractive goodies!

1. Up to S$200 with the Standard Chartered Spree Card 


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Promo till: 31 Aug 

Shop your favourite products from around the world even if they don’t provide international shipping services! vPost provides you with a personalised overseas address that your international packages can be delivered to, before collating and sending it to your local address in Singapore! 

Multiple delivery options and additional shipping protection with VCare offer a convenient and fuss-free experience.  

Moreover, bundling discounts and an additional 30% with the Standard Chartered Spree cards saves you more on each shopping spree. 

$200 cashback means $200 more for your shopping! 

Perks of the card?
Enjoy 30% discount on shipping fees for standard air shipments to Singapore with vPost, 3% cashback on all online spend in foreign currency and all vPost spend, 2% cashback on all online spend in local currency, and 1% cashback on all other retail spend! 

Wait! Some things to take note: 

  • No 3rd party promo terms and conditions applicable as it is a direct application. Card’s terms and conditions apply. 

To read the full details or apply for the Standard Chartered Spree card, click here. 

2. Up to S$200 cashback with the HSBC Revolution Credit Card 



Credits: SingSaver


Promo till: 31 Aug 

What’s not to love about cashback? It’s free money for you to do what you love. Miles junkies, this one is right up your alley. Be rewarded for maximising your miles and cashback with this card! 

Perks of the card? 

Say ‘Hello to 4 miles per dollar and 2.5% cash rebate on local and overseas spending, and retail and dining spending. 

There’s something for existing HSBC cardmembers too! Receive a total of S$60 cashback when you add this card to your HSBC credit card collection.

Wait! Some things to take note: 

  • Only for new HSBC cardmembers 
  • S$30 cashback is disbursed for signing up via SingPass MyInfo 
  • S$170 cashback is disbursed when a min. spend of S$500 on eligible goods and services is made from card approval date till the end of the following month 

To read the full details or apply for the HSBC Revolution Credit Card, click here.


3. ErgoTune Classic (worth S$399) or S$180 cash with the American Express Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer Ascend Credit Card  



Promo till: 17 Aug 2021 

Looking to upgrade your home office to your ultimate space of productivity? The ErgoTune ergonomic chair is your answer. To combat the sweltering weather in Singapore, the backrest is specially designed with a hybrid mesh that keeps you cool. A lumbar back support helps you maintain a great posture despite long hours of using the computer.  

Because of the great design, this chair is great for overnight gaming after hours too! 

A surprise feature is the adjustable seat depth, where the backrest can be adjusted forward and backward to accommodate seaters of any age and size. 

If cash is what you prefer, you can also opt to receive S$180 to spend on whatever your heart desires! 

Perks of the card? 

Earn 1.1 miles per dollar on local spending and 2 miles per dollar on overseas spending! 

Wait! Some things to note: 

  • For new American Express card members only 
  • A min. Spend of S$500 on eligible goods and services must be made within 30 days of card approval 
  • Only for applications through SingSaver 

 Check out the full details of the American Express Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer Ascend Credit Card, or apply for the card here. 

4. S$50 GrabFood vouchers and S$100 cashback with the OCBC Frank Card 


Promo till: 31 Aug 2021 

Balking at the high GrabFood delivery fees? We understand, life is tough when you need to shell out an extra $4 delivery fee for that single cup of bubble tea to satisfy a craving.  

Not to worry, we’ve got the perfect deal for you. Apply for the OCBC Frank Card to enjoy S$50 GrabFood vouchers. That can offset the delivery fee for about 10 orders!  

In addition, you’d also receive S$100 cashback together with the GrabFood vouchers! What an amazing deal. 

Perks of the card? 

6% cashback on all online and in-app spend and 6% cashback on in-store mobile payments and in-store foreign currency spend! Not only that, enjoy annual fee waiver for the first 2 years, and exclusive access to over 300 deals on the STACK marketplace. 

Wait! Some things to note: 

  • Only for new OCBC Frank cardmembers 
  • Make a min. spend of S$300 within 30 days of card approval to qualify for your reward 
  • Only for applications through Singsaver 

Check out the full details of the OCBC Frank card, or apply for the card here. 

5. S$110 fuel savings with the DBS Esso Card  



Promo till: 30 Sep 2021 

Love driving around the island to explore the sights and sounds of Singapore?  

This deal is for all the folks who’d love a good adventure. Never worry about your tank running low of gas too quickly with this DBS Esso card that saves you more on fuel.  

Perks of the card? 

18% instant fuel discounts at all Esso fuel stations and 0.4% cashback when redeeming Smile points for fuel! 

Wait! Some things to note: 

  • Only for new DBS Esso cardmembers 
  • a min. spend of S$180 on fuel at Esso for 3 consecutive months following card approval is needed to get S$100 fuel savings disbursed as cash rebate  
  • a min. spend of S$180 on fuel at Esso for 2 out of 3 consecutive months following card approval is needed to get S$60 fuel savings disbursed as cash rebate 
  • Additional S$10 rebates disbursed when a min. of 5 transactions are made 

To read the full details or apply for the DBS Esso Card, click here. 

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