Walgreens will be offering a new rewards program starting Sept. 16th called Balance Rewards. This is a free program and customers can enroll in-store, online or via the mobile app and begin earning points and special savings, and start redeeming rewards.
*How to Earn Points, Redeem Points and Other Information About the Program:
- You’ll be able to earn and redeem points based on select items in the ad.
- Savings and points can be earned by showing your Balance Rewards card, providing your phone number or scanning your mobile phone.
- You’ll be able to earn 500 points on most prescriptions and other purchases.
- You’ll be able to earn 10 points for every mile you walk at Walk with Walgreens.
- There will continue to be exclusive benefits for AARP members.
- When purchasing items and/or services at participating stores, members may choose to either redeem earned Points or continue saving Points to use on a future purchase of items and/or services. If Member elects to redeem earned Points, the Points will be converted into Redemption Dollars and the value of the Redemption Dollars will be deducted from the total price of the Member’s purchase of items and/or services from a Participating Store. Earned Points are converted into Redemption Dollars in five (5) tiers (as shown above).
- Redemption Dollars will not be paid out in cash or Store Credit.
- Redemption Dollars may not be used for the purchase of the following: dairy; liquor; tobacco; stamps; phone/pre-paid/gift cards; money order/transfers; transportation passes; charitable donations; prescriptions; pseudoephedrine or ephedrine products; immunizations, health tests or other healthcare items or services; Prescription Savings Club membership fee; Take Care Clinic services.
- Points will not expire as long as members remain active by shopping at Walgreens at least once every six months and redeem their points within three years.
- Register Rewards will continue in its current form for the foreseeable future.
- Register Rewards is a couponing program while Balance Rewards is a comprehensive loyalty program that offers exclusive savings and the opportunity to earn points and instantly redeem rewards.
*The above information was taken from the Walgreens website.