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Cash Back Credit Card

SunTrust Platinum Cash Rewards Credit Card

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Earn 5% Cash Back on up to $6,000 spent on gas and grocery qualifying purchases for the first 12 months after account opening (2% cash back on up to $6,000 spent annually, thereafter)2. And, you'll always earn 1% UNLIMITED cash back on all other qualifying purchases.1

Get a 10% deposit bonus every time you call to electronically redeem your cash back into a SunTrust checking, savings or money market account.

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Simplify how you earn cash back. Maximize how you earn it.

Earn unlimited cash back for the money you spend every day, and you’re automatically enrolled in the program when we approve you for a SunTrust Cash Rewards credit card.

  • Earn 5% Cash Back on up to $6,000 spent on gas and grocery qualifying purchases, for the first 12 months after account opening (2% cash back on up to $6,000 spent annually, thereafter).2

    Each time you reach your $6,000 spend cap, you'll earn unlimited 1% on gas and grocery qualifying purchases until the cap resets.
  • In addition, earn an Unlimited 1% on all other qualifying purchases such as dining out, movie tickets, drycleaning, or maximize your cash back with recurring payments such as cable, internet, phone, and more.1

Each time you call to electronically redeem your Cash Rewards into a SunTrust checking, savings or money market account, you will earn a 10% deposit bonus. For example, redeem $50 and earn an additional $5.

Be sure you sign up for SunTrust Online banking for quick access you account information and cash back balances.

Redeem three ways - Statement Credit, Check or Electronic Deposit

  • View your Cash Rewards balance using SunTrust Online Banking or on your credit card statement.
  • Redeem cash rewards with a minimum balance of $25.
  • Redeem your Cash Rewards for statement credits or a check through Online Banking or by calling SunTrust at 800.477.9702.
  • Make an electronic deposit to a deposit account at SunTrust or another financial institution by calling SunTrust at 800.477.9702.

Beginning 7/15/2013, new cardholders can earn a 10% bonus on cash back redeemed when they electronically deposit cash back into a SunTrust checking, savings, or money market account. Call SunTrust at 800.477.9702 to complete the electronic deposit.

Shopping

  • Extended warranty - Doubles the original manufacturer or store brand warranty for up to one year
  • Price Protection - Reimburses price difference if you find a lower price for a new item within 120 days from the purchase date
  • Purchase assurance - Provides coverage for damaged or stolen items within 90 days of the purchase date

Travel

  • Chip Technology – Provides greater international acceptance when traveling to other countries where many merchants have already converted their card reading equipment to accept cards with microchips
  • MasterAssist Travel Assistance - Travel/trip planning and doctor, lawyer, embassy, etc., referrals when traveling 100 or more miles from home
  • Luxury Hotels and Resorts Portfolio - Hotel extras, such as upgrades, early check-in/late check-out, breakfast and much more
  • Travel Accident Insurance - Covers you and your family against accidental death or serious injury up to $250,000
  • Baggage Delay - Reimburses you for replacing essential personal or business items in delayed baggage
  • Trip Cancellation - Protects you and your family against forfeited, non-refundable and unused payments and deposits if your trip is interrupted or cancelled
  • MasterRental/CDW - Pays for covered damages to a rental vehicle

Personal Assistance

  • Concierge - Assistance with dinner reservations, event tickets, locating hard-to-find items, buying and delivering gifts and coordinating business-related arrangements
  • MasterCard Global Services - Customer assistance for reporting a lost or stolen card, emergency card replacement, emergency cash advance and ATM locating

Personal Protection & Other Benefits

  • Zero Liability - You are not liable for unauthorized purchases on card
  • Year-End Account Summary - Year-end account summary at your request
Disclaimers

2 5% Cash Back Benefit: You will receive a 3% additional Cash Back bonus (5% Cash Back total) on gas and grocery Qualifying Purchases made with the Card (a) up to the $6,000 combined total of Qualifying Purchases made at participating gas stations and grocery stores or (b) through the first 12 months after account opening, whichever comes first. After you have fully utilized the additional 3% bonus either by (a) spending up to the $6,000 combined total of gas and grocery Qualifying Purchases made at participating gas stations and grocery stores or (b) reaching the end of the first 12 months after account opening, whichever comes first, you can then earn the 2% Cash Benefit if, in the current Calendar Year, you have not already reached $6,000 in combined spend on gas and grocery Qualifying Purchases. After the annual $6,000 spend limit is reached, you will earn 1% on gas and grocery Qualifying Purchases for the remainder of the Calendar Year.

The maximum amount of gas and grocery Qualifying Purchases eligible for bonus cash back (greater than 1%) is $6,000 per Calendar Year.

Participating merchants are determined by the associated merchant category code (“MCC”) used by each merchant. Purchases made at merchants that do not process transactions under an eligible MCC will not qualify for the additional 1% or 3% bonus reward rate.

All credit cards are subject to credit approval based upon your credit history and other factors. Additional terms and conditions apply, which SunTrust will provide to you when you become an enrolled program member. See the MasterCard Benefits Guide you will receive with your new card when you become a cardholder.

The MasterCard Card is issued by SunTrust Bank, pursuant to a license from MasterCard International.

© 2015 MasterCard. MasterCard and the MasterCard brand marks are trademarks of MasterCard International Incorporated

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