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How To Save Money With Nest Rush Hour Rewards

Get paid by your energy company by letting Nest manage your temps during high-usage times.

Heating and cooling both pose a significant cost to homeowners every year. A great way to cut down on those costs is by using a smart thermostat like a Nest that can keep a tight schedule that matches yours or even build one around your life with its learning features. You can add to those savings by signing up for Nest Rush  [Read More…]

Samsung Pay’s rewards program just got a lot less awesome

Now it takes twice as long to get the goodies you want.

Along with supporting older MST terminals, another area where Samsung Pay has an advantage over Android Pay (well, now Google Pay) is with its rewards program. Samsung Pay gives its users points they can redeem for gift cards, raffles, and more as they continually use the app, but in an unexpected move, Samsung’s making this rewards system not nearly as fun.

According to multiple users,  [Read More…]

Sprint rewards switchers with $100 in Pokémon Go PokéCoins

Sprint wants to encourage folks to switch carriers and sign up for its Sprint Unlimited plan this holiday season, so it’s throwing in a bonus worth $ 100. But there’s a catch. We’re not talking about hard cold cash here, but rather virtual currency you’ll have to spend in Pokémon Go. That’s right, Sprint will be […]

Verizon thinks customers want a rewards program for paying their bill

Yes, this is just what we all wanted.

As the U.S. carriers have increasingly similar services and devices available, they’re all looking for something to differentiate themselves with. Verizon thinks that a rewards program is what people have been craving, so it made one — called “Verizon Up.”

The premise of Verizon Up is pretty simple: pay your monthly bill, and as you spend, you earn credit that can be redeemed for rewards or experiences. Every $  [Read More…]

Cricket Rewards wants to help you save money on your monthly bill and more

Cricket Wireless is introducing Cricket Rewards which will give subscribers points which can be used towards various bill discounts, sweepstakes entries, and much more.

You can now use Google Opinion Rewards to score Play Store credit in India, Singapore, and Turkey

Get Play Store credit by taking part in surveys.

Google Opinion Rewards is now live in India, Singapore, and Turkey, allowing customers from these markets to participate in surveys to get Play Store credit.

In the U.S., customers get up to $ 1 in credit for a survey, and in India the payout starts from ₹10. That’s what I received for the survey I completed, but the figure should change based on the survey.

The launch  [Read More…]

Samsung’s newest app rewards kids for showing smartphone self-control

Screen time is good, but it can be quickly abused. Samsung wants to help parents monitor it.

Samsung has introduced a new app for users in the U.S. called Marshmallow (via Android Police), and it has nothing to do with the aging version of Android. Instead, it’s an app aimed at helping parents monitor and limit their kids’ smartphone usage, with kids gaining self-empowerment over how long they spend staring at a screen.

The app is installed  [Read More…]

Samsung rewards Samsung Pay users via new loyalty program

Are you using Samsung Pay with your Samsung Galaxy smartphone? Then we have some good news for you. Samsung has just announced a new reward program called Samsung Rewards. So it goes like this. The more you use Samsung Pay in retail locations or online, the more points you acquire which can then be turned

Samsung Pay now offers its own rewards program in the U.S.

Double dip with your rewards program by using a credit card in Samsung Pay.

A year after launch, Samsung is looking for even more ways to keep customers regularly using Samsung Pay — today’s announcement of its own bespoke Samsung Rewards program does just that. It’s simple, really: just use Samsung Pay starting this week (in the U.S. only for now) and you’ll start racking up rewards points that you can later spend on tons of items.

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Google’s Android Security Rewards program has paid out more than $550,000 so far

Google has released an overview of its Android Security Rewards program, which has just wrapped up its first year. Added to the Google Vulnerability Rewards Program in June 2015, the Android Security Rewards program has thus far paid out more than $ 550,000 to security researchers for discovering and reporting vulnerabilities, the company revealed.

Here are some of the more interesting tidbits about the program’s first year, highlighted by Google:

We paid over $ 550,000 to 82  [Read More…]