It sounds too good to be true: schemes that entitle you to freebies, cash returns or money-saving offers just for shopping. But loyalty cards can save you hundreds of dirhams at your favourite shops, restaurants and venues in Dubai. From hotels to cinemas to coffee shops, these 'points-mean-prizes' schemes can make a real difference to your wallet.
With annual retail sales in the UAE predicted to hit $150bn by 2015, according to Business Monitor International, we've ranked the top cards to have in your wallet before a spree.
Think we've missed a top money-saving scheme? Then tell us below.
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*Source: Time Out Dubai