Top Department Stores merchants and qualifying purchases:
Also earn 5% at these Department Stores:
Merchants Not Classified as Department Stores:
Examples of Wholesale Club merchants and qualifying purchases (Please check with your local Wholesale Clubs to see if your Chase Freedom card is accepted):
Examples of Drugstore merchants and qualifying purchases:
Common Questions about categories /merchants
Question number 1Q. What types of merchants are in the Department Store category?
Answer to question number 1A. Purchases made on a merchant’s website are included. The Department Store category does not include supercenters, discount stores or specialty stores (i.e. stores that sell primarily one line of products such as shoe stores, pet stores, electronics stores, clothing stores); if a merchant is not on the list, you will not earn bonus rewards. Department Store gift card purchases outside of the specific Department Store are excluded and will not earn bonus rewards.to footnote1
Question number 1Q. What types of merchants are in the Wholesale Clubs category?
Answer to question number 1A. Typically these merchants operate warehouse-style retail stores, sell in bulk, and concentrate on price appeal. Merchants sell a full range of household goods and merchandise, groceries, furniture, electronics, appliances, and auto supplies. These merchants may or may not have membership requirements. Specialty wholesale merchants and distributors like National Wholesale Liquidators and Wood Floors Plus Wholesale are not included. Check with your local wholesale clubs to see if your Chase Freedom card is accepted.to footnote2
Question number 1Q. What types of merchants are in the Drugstores category?
Answer to question number 1A. Merchants in the Drugstores category specialize in selling prescription drugs and over-the-counter medicines, supplements and various health-related items. These merchants may also sell cosmetics, toiletries, greeting cards, and various household items such as cleaning supplies and packaged foods and drinks. Please note that some merchants that sell a wide variety of goods including these items, and which may contain an on-site pharmacy, for example, warehouse clubs, discount stores, or grocery stores, are not included in this category.
1 For more information, please see Chase Freedom opens new windowFrequently Asked Questions.
2 Does not include gas, fuel, wholesale club specialty service purchases such as travel, insurance, cell phone and home improvement. Check with your local wholesale clubs to see if your Chase Freedom card is accepted. For more information, please see Chase Freedom opens new windowFrequently Asked Questions.
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