Earn 5% In eBay Bucks On Purchases

There’s a new eBay Bucks promotion available where you can earn 5% back on all your qualifying eBay purchases! Learn more about eBay Bucks and how you can save more money with this special offer.

Ninja Update 12/27/21: Deal is back for December and the promo has been increased to 8% back from the typical 5%.

eBay Bucks Overview

If you shop on eBay a lot, consider joining their free eBay Bucks rewards program.

Once you join, you’ll earn a percentage of your eBay purchases back in the form of eBay Bucks – a virtual currency that’s redeemable on a future purchase.

eBay Bucks overview

Normally, you’ll earn 1% back on your eBay purchases, but there are many times throughout the year that eBay will promote eBay Bucks and give customers an opportunity to earn much more than that.

Earn 5% In eBay Bucks

Link To Promotion

eBay customers can earn 5% back in eBay Bucks from qualifying purchases during the period of December 27 to 29.

This is a targeted offer. To find out if you’re eligible, click the “Activate” button found inside the above link. You’ll receive a congratulations message if your account is targeted:

eBay Bucks promotion activation status

Promotion Details

  • The Promotion starts at 4:00AM PT on December 27, 2021 and ends at 11:59PM PT on December 29, 2021 (the “Promotion Period”). The Promotion applies to any qualifying items purchased during the Promotion Period that meet the minimum purchase requirement. You must activate the offer to qualify.

Item Exclusions

The following categories are excluded from earning eBay Bucks:

  • Classifieds
  • Business & Industrial (but only for Heavy Equipment)
  • Real Estate
  • Gift Cards & Coupons (including eBay Gift Cards, Gift Cards, and Digital Gifts within that category)
  • Bullion (within the Coins & Paper category)
  • All categories in Motors (except Parts & Accessories)


The Bottom Line

This is a good way to save more money on eBay. Don’t forget to go through a shopping portal to save even more.

About John Pham

John Pham is a personal finance expert, serial entrepreneur, and founder of The Money Ninja. He has also been fortunate enough to have appeared in the New York Times, Boston Globe, and U.S. News & World Report. John has a B.S. in Entrepreneurship and a Masters in Business Administration, both from the University of New Hampshire.

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