Walgreens Shoppers Get 3% Cash Back When Using Drive-Thru Ordering With Physical Apple Card Through June 30

Apple today sent out emails to Apple Card holders letting them know that the three percent cash back perk at Walgreens has been expanded to include drive-thru ordering until June 30. When using the physical ‌Apple Card‌ to make a payment through the drive-thru ordering feature, Walgreens shoppers will get three percent cash back.

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Apple and Walgreens are also continuing to offer three percent cash back when making touchless payments with ‌Apple Card‌ using Apple Pay in-store and when using ‌Apple Card‌ to shop online at Walgreens.com or in the Walgreens app.

‌Apple Card‌ owners have been able to get 3 percent daily cash back when making purchases of all eligible health, beauty, personal care, household, and seasonal products at Walgreens and Duane Reade since September 2019.

Top Rated Comments

ChromeCrescendo Avatar
33 months ago
While this is nice, I need 6% back on Apple
Score: 4 Votes (Like | Disagree)
tmiw Avatar
33 months ago

They don't need to hand over the terminals. After you activate Apple Pay, the iPhone will give you 60 seconds to bring the phone near the reader, regardless of whether or not your finger is still on it, meaning you can hand your phone to the guy, have him put it by the reader, then hand it back to you.

Few people know about this, but it's definitely a thing. I've used it many times.
Sure, but I feel like handing a stranger your phone is a bad idea even without the coronavirus floating around. I'm sure there are others who are the same way, too.
Score: 2 Votes (Like | Disagree)
BillyBurke Avatar
33 months ago
We are talking about the "drive through" here folks. Very, very few places have an NFC terminal available at the drive through. Hopefully, adding that capability
will be one of the "market adjustments" made in response to COVID 19.
Score: 2 Votes (Like | Disagree)
alexta6 Avatar
33 months ago
At the current time, why do you want people to use the physical card for payment? isn't that a way to spread the virus too?
Score: 2 Votes (Like | Disagree)
newyorksole Avatar
33 months ago
You guys should emphasize that the PHYSICAL card is now eligible for 3% back. It says it in the image, but you guys should reiterate it in the title or first paragraph of the article.
Score: 1 Votes (Like | Disagree)
ChromeCrescendo Avatar
33 months ago

that would be cool. It would also be good if they’re able to get a few more partners on board with the 3%. I know during this current time, it probably won’t happen. But hopefully they can get a few more partners on board for the 3% and then up the apple purchases to 6%
Agreed

I missed the 6% back during the holidays and if they did a special 6% back right now, I would order what I currently have in my cart on Apple
Score: 1 Votes (Like | Disagree)

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