- Singaporeans can save with super deals from 30 popular local
and international merchants including Taobao, Amazon SG, iHerb, Lazada, Nike
- Users can now stack even more savings on overseas purchases,
in addition to enjoying the best exchange rates offered by the debit card
SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 26 August
2021 - YouTrip, Singapore's leading multi-currency wallet, is giving
Singaporeans more value when they spend by introducing YouTrip
Perks, a one-stop platform to discover the
best deals and promos from their favourite local and international brands.
In this rollout, the company has partnered 30
merchants spanning e-commerce marketplaces, beauty, fashion, travel, streaming
services, food and beverage as well as health and wellness to offer exclusive
discounts and cashbacks to users when shopping with them online and in-store.
"At YouTrip, we're always looking for ways to give our
users the most cost-effective way to pay - from promising the best exchange
rates when transacting in multi-currency, and now sealing the best deals for
them on YouTrip Perks," said Jeremy Lim, Country Manager, YouTrip Singapore.
He added, "this is also timely as Singaporeans prepare
their shopping carts for the year-end shopping season, and the in-store
discounts relevant for those heading out during the easing of measures. This is
only the start, and Singaporeans can look forward to more deals from online
shopping options and local retail brands in the months to come."
Slash your spendings with YouTrip
The merchants featured in YouTrip Perks are also a
reflection of Singaporeans' current lifestyles and their well-loved merchants
at home and abroad.
- Stack rebates when shopping
internationally. Singaporeans love their foreign brands, and the numbers show it, with
YouTrip registering a close to double growth in online overseas purchases among
Singaporeans in the past 12 months.
To give users more of what they love, YouTrip Perks has brought on board top
international shopping sites iHerb to
offer 15% off health products beginning today, as well as discounts on Taobao
purchases this September. Those stocking up on global beauty items and apparel
can also start saving up to 25% when shopping from online skincare retailers
Look Fantastic, Mankind as well as global streetwear label, HBX.
More importantly, these rebates come on top of existing savings from the best
exchange rates and no markups in over 150 currencies when checking out with the
- Local discounts for every
YouTrip Perks also offers a diversity of local deals to suit any shopper. In
time for the upcoming mega sale days, bargain hunters can already earn 2% in
cashback on Lazada, and another 6% on Amazon SG next month. Likewise, fashion
gurus get up to 30% off the latest pieces at Zalora; whereas locals embarking
on a 'Singapoliday' will enjoy 10% off staycations with Booking.com, Agoda and
Lastly, for those looking to further their fitness journey, stock up on health
supplements from MyProtein at a discounted rate of 55%, and receive cashbacks
when refreshing that activewear wardrobe at Nike and Adidas.
- Ready to head out and about. As Singaporeans gradually
return to the office, YouTrip Perks is shaving a few bucks off that much-needed
cuppa at homegrown cafes The Lokal
and Huggs Coffee, and giving diners
a sweet end to their meal with discounted sweets at Ice Bar or drinks at craft beer bar Almost Famous.
"At YouTrip, we look at data to inform every step of
our product development. By understanding our users' purchase behaviour, we
were able to select a list of merchants that they care about, and help them
develop meaningful savings in their shopping journey," said Jeremy.
The full list of merchants can be found on YouTrip Perks.
Make the best
out of YouTrip Perks today
- Visit YouTrip Perks, and enter the unique
Y-number located on your YouTrip card to start accessing the list of
- Click on the deals you'd like to
redeem from that particular merchant and start shopping.
- When you're ready, pay with your
YouTrip card either in-store or on the merchant's respective website.
- Discounts are either applied
immediately upon payment in-store or online, applied after the promo-code
is inserted, or in the form of cashback to your YouTrip wallet.
YouTrip app can be downloaded on the Google Play Store (Android) or the App Store (iOS).
 YouTrip Cross-border e-commerce study 2021:
Singaporeans an 84% year-on year increase in online overseas purchases by
Singaporean users from July 2020 to June 2021
 YouTrip Cross-border e-commerce study 2021:
Taobao and iHerb were among the top 10 international shopping sites that
Singaporeans frequented in the past year