Barnes & Noble Offers New MasterCard

Barnes & Noble Offers New MasterCard

June 9, 2016         Written By Natalie Rutledge

Barnes & Noble announced last Friday that it was unveiling a new and improved MasterCard.

Customers can apply in-store for the newly designed card and will receive the following benefits:

  • A $25 Barnes & Noble gift card after they have made their first purchase, and every time they reach 2,500 points.
  • 5% cash back on all Barnes and Noble purchases.
  • 2 points for every dollar spent at a restaurant and 1 point on all other purchases.
  • A 12-month Barnes & Noble Membership after spending $7,500 a year.
  • No annual fee.
  • Complimentary access to their FICO Credit Score.

“We are thrilled to offer our customers an improved Barnes & Noble MasterCard Program, with an easy in-store application that takes 2-3 minutes,” said Julia Geffner, Vice President, Marketing, Barnes & Noble. “This new card makes shopping with Barnes & Noble an even more rewarding experience with the 5% back on all purchases. It is also a great complement to the Barnes & Noble Member program, where customers receive their 5% statement credit in addition to their everyday 10% discount in stores.”

When customers apply, they will receive a 5% rebate and a $25 gift card if they are making a Barnes & Noble purchase. Their credit card will arrive within 7 to 10 days.

The information contained within this article was accurate as of June 9, 2016. For up-to-date
information on any of the terms, cards or offers mentioned above, visit the issuer's website.


About Natalie Rutledge

Natalie Rutledge majored in Communications at Mississippi State University. She was in sales for a number of businesses and spent nine years working as a communications advisor to various entities. Natalie can be contacted directly at
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