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Earn Cash Back at Upromise Restaurants

Grab a bite at your favorite restaurant—and save for college

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As a Upromise member, you can earn 5% cash back on your total restaurant bill, including tax and tip at any of our 10,000+ Upromise participating restaurant locations.1

How Restaurants Can Help You Save for College

  1. Join Upromise.
  2. Register your credit and debit cards with us or apply for the Upromise MasterCard®.
  3. Go out to eat, order takeout, or buy gift certificates from a participating restaurant location.
  4. Pay with a registered credit or debit card.
  5. Earn cash back for college.

That's it! You don't even have to tell them you're a Upromise member. You'll get credit for your purchase by paying with your registered card.

Restaurant Cash Back Earnings Are Even Tastier with the Upromise MasterCard

You can earn an additional 5% cash back when you pay with the Upromise MasterCard at participating restaurant locations.2

You can earn 5% cash back on your purchase from participating restaurant locations. Pay with your Upromise MasterCard and you can get an additional 5% cash back. That brings you to 10% cash back total.

That means on an $80 meal, your savings can go from $4 to $8.3


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I love sushi, but it's always so expensive. Once a week we go to a sushi place and we use our card which is registered to our Upromise account. We can enjoy sushi and savings for dinner!

- Nicole N., Upromise member

1 The 5% cash back at Upromise Restaurants is offered by the Upromise Restaurants Program administered by Rewards Network Establishment Services Inc. and can be earned when you make a qualified dine at a participating restaurant in the Upromise Restaurants Program in accordance with the Upromise Restaurants Program Terms and Conditions and restaurant restrictions, if applicable. For more information, visit upromise.com/dining.

2 The 10% cash back offer on Upromise Restaurants consists of 1% Base Cash Back and 4% bonus cash back on eligible Net Purchases made through participating Upromise Restaurants. The 5% Cash Back that you can earn on these purchases using your Upromise MasterCard is in addition to the Upromise Restaurants Program’s 5% Cash Back earned through your Upromise membership. Exclusions and limitations apply.

3 Example for illustrative purposes only. Individual cash back amounts will vary depending on amounts spent.

The Upromise MasterCard is issued by Barclays Bank Delaware (Barclaycard) pursuant to a license by MasterCard International Incorporated. MasterCard and World MasterCard are registered trademarks of MasterCard International Incorporated.