Payments FAQ

  • How do I request my Cash Back?

    Visit the Payments page of your account to select your preferred payment method and request a payment.

    You need to accumulate the minimum amount, specified on the Payments page, to be able to request your Cash Back payment.

    You will receive your payment via check, direct deposit to bank account, PayPal or eGift Card.

  • What payout options are available?

    Check - Available in US only. Minimal withdrawal $25.

    Direct Deposit to Bank Account - Available in US only. Minimal withdrawal $25.

    PayPal - Minimal withdrawal $0.01 (Some older BeFrugal accounts may need to accept the latest BeFrugal Terms & Conditions to enable $0.01 minimal withdrawal. On the Payments page, directly below the Payment Method section, click on the 'Read & Accept Terms' link to accept the new terms. Only accounts that need to accept the latest terms will display this link).

    eGift Cards - All eGift Cards can be used online and in-store and will be delivered electronically . They never expire and have no fees, with the exclusion of Visa® Prepaid Card.

    Visa® Prepaid Card must be activated within 4 months of the issue date. To activate the card, simply redeem it from your BeFrugal account. The card must be used within 7 months since its activation. A physical card is available for an additional $3 fee.

    Your eGift Card will be available in your BeFrugal account on average within 1 business day of your payment request. We'll notify you via email when it is ready to be redeemed.

    To access a eGift Card, login to your BeFrugal account and click on My eGift Cards at the top of the Payments page.

    To use your eGift Card online, copy and paste the code at check out. When shopping in-store, simply open it on your phone or print it out and show it at the register.

  • When do I get paid?

    Payments of Cash Back to members will be sent on average within 1 business day of payment request.

  • When do I receive my Cash Back?

    Earned Cash Back will remain as verified in your member account for between 30 to 90 days based on the return policy of the retailer as well as the store's payment cycle with BeFrugal. We provide you with an estimated payment date to let you know approximately when most sales will become payable.

    BeFrugal doesn't receive payment until this period has passed. Once we get paid, we can pay you!

Befrugal's Pledge to our members:

At BeFrugal we are committed to helping you save.

We promise the best selection of working coupons, the best Cash Back rates and uparalleled service to our members. Membership is free; and we hope that you do all your shopping through BeFrugal.

- Jon Lal, founder of BeFrugal