You can now enjoy every ride if you frequently use grab as one of your transportation network because Grab introduced GrabRewards in the Philippines.
GrabRewards enables you to earn points for every ride you make on Grab such as GrabTaxi, GrabCar, and GrabShare. This points can be redeemed, after you accumulate enough points, free rides, special discounts, free foods and other exclusive deals from Grab partners.
There will be 4 levels of the GrabRewards program. Grab members, Silver, Gold and Platinum. All Grab users are automatically enrolled to first level which is the GrabRewards Member. To unlock better deals, you need to go to the next level.
GrabRewards Point System
In Silver level, you need to accumulate a minimum of 1000 points, 3000 points for Gold and 8000 points for Platinum. According to Grab, Platinum members will enjoy priority booking. this will allow members to bypass the virtual booking queue.
Platinum members can also enjoy access to prioritized customer-support line, with a dedicated number.
So how do you earn points?
For every Php 50.00 you spent allows you to earn 1 point. This will not be much and the riders will find it hard to accumulate points. However, Grab will multiply it to 20x points until March 31, 2017 as part of their launch promotions.
So if you spent Php 50.00, you will earn 20 points. Php200 will earn you 80 points and so on. So hurry and book now.
Your rides from Jan 1, 2017 up to this day will be automatically allocated to your account. So the rides you book before is not wasted. According to Grab, points WILL expire every 6-month period (January 1 – June 30, and July 1 – December 31). So be sure to use your points effectively.