Play your cards right: Credit cards which give rebates and discounts
Several credit cards offer rebates and discounts at various supermarkets
Published on Apr 13, 2014 3:37 PM
Convenience largely trumps perks
Groceries make up a large part of any household's expenses so using the right piece of plastic can bring plenty of rebates and other offers to ease the pain at the checkout.
And that pain can be considerable if you have a big family like social worker Lim Swee Hock.
Mr Lim, 48, says using cards to get rebates really comes in handy when you have six mouths to feed.
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Good for grocery runs
''They give good rebates ranging from 5 to 9 per cent, including additional LinkPoints being earned upon each purchase, and I'm able to find almost everything needed at the NTUC supermarkets as well as at NTUC Finest, making it very convenient and useful.''
- MR RAYMOND NG, managing director of Ray Alliance Financial Advisers, who feels grocery-oriented cards from OCBC may be one of the best for a family man like him