This DSF, Gulf News' Web News Editor Florence Pia G. Yu trawls the malls and places off the beaten track to find the best deals and bring you the quirkiest items you can add to your shopping bag
Plastic fantastic DSF offers
- Posted by Florence Pia G. Yu, News Editor - Web
- Published 10:0 January 21, 2013
- Visa's giant blue box this DSF.
Not to be outdone, even banks are doling out offers to add to your urge to splurge this DSF.
There's a lot of speculation on just what is inside Visa's giant blue box. A pile of gold? A shiny sports car? Channing Tatum and the cast of Magic Mike?
The gigantic mystery will be unravelled at the grand draw. Meanwhile, you only need to shop with your Visa card to enter the draw. For purchases of Dh200 or above, you also get to play "spin the box" and get a chance to win daily prizes.
There are iPhones waiting for 25 lucky Emirates Islamic Bank debit or credit card holders this DSF. Every time you use your card, you get an entry into the draw. Just SMS "SHOP" to 4451 to register.
If you're thinking of splurging on fashion, furniture or electronics this DSF, use your Barclays card and get five reward points for every dirham spent. To register, SMS the word "SHOP" to 3652.
Mashreq customers, for every transaction this DSF, you earn double points from the rewards program "Salaam". Plus, you get a chance to win back what you spent in the daily draw. Platinum Elite cardholders also get eight points for every dirham spent during the shopping festival.