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In this day and age, higher education plays a really big role in getting a good job; a job that can actually support you and a family. But paying for college isn’t always easy and luckily there are ways to help lessen that financial burden. One of the great ways that you can save some money for college is with the Upromise MasterCard®, which gives you up to 10% cash back on your purchases.
The Upromise MasterCard was designed to help you save and when you open an account, you’re automatically enrolled in Upromise by Sallie Mae. When you earn cash back on qualifying purchases, it can be can be invested in an eligible 529 college savings plan, help pay off an eligible student loan as well as other options. You won’t have to pay annual fees either and there are many different partners that you can earn cash back through.
Help Saving for College
This infographic breaks down exactly how the Upromise MasterCard works and how you can earn cash back to help you save for college. You can earn when you:
- shop – up to 5% cash back on eligible purchases through Upromise.com and an additional 5% cash back when you use your Upromise MasterCard
- dine – 5% cash back on your total bill at participating Upromise restaurants and an additional 5% cash back when you use your Upromise MasterCard
- travel – up to 5% cash back on eligible travel purchases through Upromise.com and an additional 5% cash back when you use your Upromise MasterCard
Book your spring break travel!
It’s been a pretty long winter and if you’re so over the season like I am, then you probably can’t wait for Spring Break! I sure can’t and neither can my kids. We haven’t made definitive plans yet, but we’re definitely heading somewhere, preferably someplace warm! Upromise has partnered with Priceline, Travelocity and numerous other travel sites to help you earn up to 10% cash back.
Don’t let cost be a factor in your family fun this spring break because the savings can add up and be put to use for the future. If there’s one thing that I’ve learned it’s not to live life waiting for things to happen. You’ve just got to go for it and live life to the fullest! See how it works in the video below.
Tell me the first purchase that you would make with the Upromise MasterCard!