Rakuten: Refer A Friend & You Both Get A $40 Bonus

For a limited time, Rakuten (formerly called Ebates) is offering $40 to both you and your friend when you refer them to become a member. Full details below.

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About Rakuten

Rakuten is one of my favorite cash back sites that gives you a portion of your money back when you shop at your favorite online stores.

For instance, Rakuten is offering 7% cash back when you shop at Nike. If you buy a $100 pair of sneakers, you’ll get $7 back for your purchase. This is on top of any coupons or discount codes you use!

Rakuten 7% cash back at Nike

It’s free to join and costs absolutely nothing. If you want to learn more about cash back sites and how they can do this, I give more details in this post.

With most of us shopping from the comfort of our home, there shouldn’t be a reason why you’re not using sites like this to save more money.

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Rakuten Refer-A-Friend Offer

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For a limited time, when you refer a friend, you both will get $40 each. The referral sign-up bonus will post once they become a member and spend $30 at any store.

Rakuten $40 referral bonus promotion
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The Bottom Line

Great referral bonus for the referral and the referee! The best referral bonus in the past was a $30 one in the spring of 2022.

Normally, the bonus is $25 for the person who refers their family or friend and $10 for the referred person.

If you’re new to Rakuten, this is an excellent opportunity to join and essentially get paid for doing so.

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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SSP
SSP
2 years ago

Join Rakuten with this Referral Link and Earn USD$ 30 when you spend $30
rakuten.com/r/SHYAMS82?eeid=28187

Daniel Rogers
Daniel Rogers
3 years ago

This is a fantastic tip. Thank you! Feel free to use my brand new referral link as well!

rakuten.com/r/FKRNW4?eeid=28187

Bin
Bin
3 years ago

This is such a great opportunity. Now 40 cashback / 4000 Amex points!

If you join Rakuten by May 17 and spend at least $40 within 90 days, you’ll take home a one-time bonus of $40.

I would greatly appreciate it if you could please use my referral link below.

rakuten.com/r/1992PE

Thank you very much!

RYan
RYan
3 years ago

rakuten.com/r/RCHEN97?eeid=28187
Free free to use my link

Jen
Jen
3 years ago

Referral link to earn $40!:
rakuten.com/r/JENCRU40?eeid=28187

Little_Buddha
Little_Buddha
3 years ago

$40 joining bonus for you when you register first time using link below on or before May 17th
rakuten.com/r/ARVIND783?eeid=28187

may
may
3 years ago

Here is my referral link. Thanks for using.
rakuten.com/r/MYNEMO8?eeid=28187

Nothappy1
Nothappy1
3 years ago

I referred 4 people. 3 of the people live in the same household as me (Grandmother, daughter, and husband). All 4 people received their bonus and I did too initially, The next day all the bonuses were removed, including the bonuses in my account. None of us can get a straight answer from Rakuten.

Money’s My Life
Money’s My Life
3 years ago
Reply to  Nothappy1

Don’t login your other account from the same device. They’ll deactivate your account. It looks suspicious to their fraud detection system.

Tim
Tim
2 years ago

Rakuten pays out insanely fast. Got referred 11/19. Bought from canon.com on 11/21, and they sent a check with my referral bonus + CB on 11/25. Thanks TMN!!!

PAULO CARNEIRO
PAULO CARNEIRO
3 years ago

It a scam. They offer and they remove the bonus after