Terms and Conditions for DBS Tax Season Loan Promotion

  1. DBS Tax Season Loan Promotion (the “Promotion”) commences from 1 January 2022 to 31 January 2022, both dates inclusive (the “Promotion Period”).
  2. Customers who successfully apply for Tax Season Loan (the “Loan”) amounted to HK$200,000 or above via the website or promotion hotline 2290 8118 of DBS Bank (Hong Kong) Limited (the “Bank”) during the Promotion Period and draw down the approved Loan on or before 21 February 2022 are entitled to HK$200 “InstaRedeem” Amount (“Reward”).
  3. The Reward will be awarded to the eligible customers via the red “InstaRedeem” button of DBS Card+ application (“DBS Card+”) upon eligible customers’ spending with the Applicable Credit Card (as defined in Clause 4a) issued by the Bank during 1 November 2022 to 30 April 2023 (“Reward Period”) and when the spending is displayed on Timeline of DBS Card+.
  4. To receive the Reward, customers must:
    1. hold a valid principal credit card issued by the Bank (including Co-branded Cards, except Private Label Cards and Business Cards) ("Applicable Credit Card"), choose the DBS$ Redemption Scheme under the DBS$ Reward Scheme for that Applicable Credit Card, download DBS Card+, register and activate DBS Card+ account successfully, enable the “InstaRedeem” push notification of DBS Card+ on 30 September 2022. For customer who holds more than one valid principal credit card issued by the Bank on 30 September 2022, his/her Applicable Credit Card is by default based on the following priority:
      Priority Applicable Credit Card
      1 DBS COMPASS VISA
      2 DBS Black World Mastercard
      3 DBS Eminent Card
      3 DBS Live Fresh Card
      4 DBS Black American Express Card
      5 Manulife Credit Card
      6 CABLE Power VISA
      7 DBS Pay Less Visa Platinum Card
      8 DBS ecPay VISA

      For avoidance of doubt, if a customer holds DBS Black World Mastercard, DBS American Express Card and Manulife Credit Card on 30 September 2022 and successfully applies for DBS COMPASS VISA subsequently on 18 October 2022, his/her Applicable Credit Card is DBS Black World Mastercard by default;
    2. conduct retail spending of HK$100 or above with that Applicable Credit Card twice during the Reward Period. For avoidance of doubt, taking the example above, if customer spends with credit cards other than DBS Black World Mastercard, no Reward will be entitled by the customer.
  5. The Reward will be pushed automatically to the eligible customer twice, HK$100 each time, after the eligible customer has completed spending of HK$100 or above with Applicable Credit Card. The eligible customer can use the Reward received to set off the amount payable for that transaction via the “InstaRedeem” function of DBS Card+.
  6. Reloads of e-Wallets (e.g. PayMe, WeChat Pay and Alipay) and retail transactions paid through e-Wallets will not be considered as spending for pushing of the red “InstaRedeem” button.
  7. If an eligible customer does not complete the matters set out in Clause 4 on time, including but not limited to not holding a valid Applicable Credit Card or failing to complete the transaction that can enjoy the Reward with the Applicable Credit Card, he/she will be deemed to have forfeited the Reward or part thereof. The Bank will not make any special arrangements and any forms of compensation. For avoidance of doubt, please refer to the below examples:
    • Example 1:
      Assume an eligible customer downloads DBS Card+, registers and activates DBS Card+ account on 16 August 2022, and spends with the Applicable Credit Card at retail stores on the following dates, the table below shows the Reward awarded to the eligible customer under this case:

      Transaction Date Transaction Amount “InstaRedeem” Amount Pushed Remarks
      23 October 2022 HK$196.30 Nil The Reward Period has not started
      6 November 2022 HK$257.50 HK$100
      23 April 2023 HK$84.80 Nil The push amount is HK$100, transaction amount must be over HK$100
      15 May 2023 HK$125.90 Nil Beyond the Reward Period
      Total amount of Reward awarded: HK$100
    • Example 2:
      Assume an eligible customer downloads DBS Card+, registers and activates DBS Card+ account on 18 October 2022, and spends with the Applicable Credit Card at retail stores on the following dates, the table below shows the Reward awarded to the eligible customer under this case:

      Transaction Date Transaction Amount “InstaRedeem” Amount Pushed Remarks
      23 October 2022 HK$196.30 Nil The Reward Period has not started
      6 November 2022 HK$257.50 Nil Fail to download DBS Card+, register and activate DBS Card+ account on or before 30 September 2022
      23 April 2022 HK$84.80 Nil ditto
      15 May 2023 HK$125.90 Nil Beyond the Reward Period
      Total amount of Reward awarded: HK$0
  8. The Reward of this Promotion cannot be enjoyed in conjunction with other “InstaRedeem” promotion offers offered by the Bank and the merchants. If eligible customer’s spending meets the requirements of other "InstaRedeem" promotion offer at the same time, the Bank has the right to determine which offer to be awarded in respect of that spending. When the spending has already been awarded in other "InstaRedeem" promotions, the same spending cannot be awarded again under this Promotion. In case of any disputes, the Bank reserves the right of final decision.
  9. The Reward is only applicable to eligible customer whose Loan account is in good standing and not in default (as determined by the Bank at its sole discretion). If the eligible customer’s credit standing is unsatisfactory or the eligible customer early repays the full amount of the Loan, the Bank reserves the right to stop issuing the Reward or deduct the face value of the Reward awarded to the eligible customer from the relevant Loan account without prior notice. The Bank has the sole discretion to determine whether eligible customer is eligible for the Reward.
  10. The eligible customer must keep the original receipt of each spending transaction. In case of disputes about the entitlement of the Reward, the Bank reserves the right to require the eligible customer to present the original receipt of the spending transactions for verification. If there is any discrepancy between the Bank’s and the eligible customer’s record, the Bank’s record and determination shall be final and conclusive.
  11. The Bank may modify or terminate the Promotion and/or change these terms and conditions. The Bank’s decision is final.
  12. The English version shall prevail if there is any inconsistency between the English and Chinese versions.