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Get Extra Money for College in Your Pocket

Earn Cash Back on the Things You Already Do and Buy

Join Upromise Now


Join Upromise Now

What if the places you spend your money wanted to help you with paying for college or student loans?

Well, they do. No seriously, they do.

Earn Cash Back (Not Points!) from Upromise Partners

Have books to buy? Need caffeine to stay up and write that paper? Meeting friends for happy hour? You’re making these purchases anyway, so why not earn cash back that you can use again? Every bit helps.

Earning Cash Back is Easy

  1. Join Upromise for free.
  2. Start your online shopping at Upromise.com—our partners include big brands like BestBuy.com, Apple Store, and Groupon.
  3. Register a credit card with us so you can earn cash back when you get food and drinks from our 10,000+ participating restaurant locations.

That’s it!

Invite Family to Help

Your parents, and even grandparents, can help too by joining Upromise, making their purchases with our partners, and transferring their cash back earnings to you.

We’ve found that Upromise members who have family and friends helping them earn, wind up saving 3x more on average than members who don't.1


Our Partners

You can earn 5% cash back for college on eligible online purchases2 through our 850+ online partners including



Get Help Paying for College.

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Shopping online through Upromise is the smartest way to get extra money for college!

- Debbie M., Upromise member

1 The 3x more cash back figure is based on Upromise internal reporting data through November 2015 showing that members who have family and friends linked to their account have accumulated over three times more in average monthly Upromise savings than members who have not.

2 Product and partner exclusions and limitations to the 5% cash back apply. Go to View All Retailers for a list of cash back amounts by partner. Please see the deal details associated with the offer for full offer terms and conditions.