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Promotion Mechanics:
1. The promotion is open to all active Basic and Supplementary Cardmembers of the following American Express® Cards issued by BDO:

The Cardmembers of the following American Express Cards are EXCLUDED from this promotion:
   • The American Express® Gold Credit Card
   • The American Express® Cashback Credit Card
   • The American Express® Credit Card
   • Blue from American Express
   • The Cathay Pacific American Express® Credit Card
   • BDO Dual Gold American Express® Card

2. The Promotion/Spend Period is from March 1 to May 31, 2019. The Registration Period is from March 1 to June 30, 2019. The Redemption Period is from March 15 to August 31, 2019.
3. The spend requirement may be for single or accumulated overseas purchases. For accumulated purchases, the required minimum spend amount per transaction is P5,000 or USD100 based on the actual Peso or Dollar value reflected on the Billing Statement.

For American Express® Platinum Credit Cardmembers and Cathay Pacific American Express® Elite Credit Cardmembers with combined Peso and Dollar spend, the total spend requirement computation will be based on Peso value.  Dollar transactions will be converted to Peso on a fixed rate of P52 = 1 USD.  The resulting amount will then be added to the total qualified Peso transactions.

4. The following transactions are QUALIFIED including but not limited to:

The following transactions are EXCLUDED from this promotion:

5. Purchases must come from one (1) qualified American Express Card. A Basic Card Account is treated separately from Supplementary Card Accounts. Thus, Basic and Supplementary Cardmembers are not allowed to combine their transactions for redemption of the complimentary item.  The Basic or Supplementary Cardmember must be able to provide separate information of the transaction/s that reflect their corresponding American Express Card Numbers.
6. Combining of transactions from two (2) or more qualified Cards under the same name and/or card account, whether Basic Cardmember, Supplementary Cardmember or both, for the purpose of reaching the spend requirement is not allowed.
7. Each Cardmember, regardless if he/she is the Basic Cardmember, Supplementary Cardmember or both, and regardless if he/she has been issued with more than one (1) qualified Card under the same name and/or card account, is entitled to only one-time redemption of one (1) complimentary treat within the promotion period.
8. A Cardmember can only avail of one (1) complimentary treat throughout the duration of the program, regardless if the spend is over and beyond the minimum spend requirement. In case the Cardmember is found by BDO to have made more than one (1) redemption, submitted incomplete or invalid requirements, redeemed using fraudulent schemes or cancels any or all of the qualifying purchases, BDO reserves the right to charge the cost of the complimentary treat redeemed at its full price to the Basic or Supplementary Cardmember's BDO American Express Card or directly collect the cost from the Basic or Supplementary Cardmember.
9. This promotion cannot be used in conjunction with other ongoing promotions of American Express and BDO Credit Cards (i.e. Activation Offers, BDO Treats Promotions) and Rustan's and Samsonite (i.e. in-store or mall-wide sale promotions). Charge slip/s and/or transaction/s used to avail of any BDO Credit Card promotion can no longer be used to redeem the complimentary item in this promotion.
10. In case of dispute pertaining to, but not limited to, the Cardmember's eligibility, coverage of dates, transaction qualification, fulfillment, BDO's decision will prevail. All questions or disputes regarding the Cardmember's eligibility for the promotion or for any redemption shall be resolved by BDO with the concurrence of DTI.
11. Terms and conditions governing the issuance and use of American Express Cards issued by BDO apply.

Redemption Mechanics:

1. Visit and completely fill-out the web registration form until June 30, 2019 with the following information:
    • Cardmember's Name
    • Card Number
    • Mobile Number
    • Preferred Treat
    • Preferred Redemption Outlet
    • Transaction Details
    • Agreement to the Terms of Acceptance
2. For qualified Cardmembers, upon successful receipt and validation of the web registration form, an SMS confirmation with the unique Promotion Code will be sent to their mobile numbers which must be presented at the preferred redemption outlet.
3. Only the transactions listed in the web registration form will be validated.  If the registered transactions did not meet the required spend, redemption will not be processed.
4. Transactions registered in the submitted web registration form will automatically be tagged as redeemed and can no longer be used to redeem any complimentary item or used in any BDO Credit Card promotion.
5. Once the web registration form has been submitted to BDO, change of preferred treat is not allowed.  Once redeemed, cancellation of redemption is not allowed.
6. A qualified Cardmember may only redeem one (1) complimentary treat in his/her preferred redemption outlet at the time of redemption.
7. To claim the complimentary item, the Cardmember must:
a) Present his/her qualified American Express Card at any participating Rustan's Department Stores, which will be swiped for validation. No additional charges will be incurred upon redemption validation.
b) Present the SMS confirmation with the Promotion Code from BDO. Note that Cardmembers will be asked to delete the SMS after claiming the treat.
c) Present and submit one (1) Valid Photo ID - can be any of the following: SSS/BIR/PRC ID, Company ID, Senior Citizen's ID or Passport (name must match with the American Express Card presented).
d) Present additional identification documents at point of redemption if Rustan's Department Store requests for such.
8. The Promotion Code is for one-time use and a Cardmember may redeem only within the stated redemption period.  Any unused Promotion Code after the redemption period will be forfeited.
9. The Promotion Code may only be used to redeem regular-priced items and therefore not valid during  store sale events.
10. The complimentary item redeemed in this promotion are subject to the following terms and conditions:
• The items are tax-free, non-refundable, not available nor convertible to cash purchase, not available for re-sale, and cannot be returned or exchanged.
• The redeemed items are subject to the applicable warranties of Samsonite.
• If the price of the preferred Samsonite Luggage is lower than P15,000 or P30,000, the remaining amount can no longer be used to redeem any item and cannot be converted to cash or voucher for future use.
• If the price of the preferred Samsonite Luggage is higher than P15,000 or P30,000, the excess amount shall be shouldered by the Cardmember using his/her qualified American Express Card. In the event of a declined transaction, the Cardmember may use another American Express Card or any other BDO Credit Card. Payment of the excess amount using cash or card/s not issued by BDO is strictly prohibited.
11. The American Express Card should be active and of good credit standing at the time of redemption.
12. Cancellation of redemption and change of item are not allowed once redemption has been processed. The redemption shall be deemed as permanent.

Redemption Outlets:
    • Rustan's Department Store Alabang Town Center
    • Rustan's Department Store Ayala Center Cebu
    • Rustan's Department Store Gateway Araneta Center
    • Rustan's Department Store Makati
    • Rustan's Department Store EDSA Shangri-La



Per DTI-FTEB Permit No. 2894, Series of 2019.