Dubai, 13 June 2017: UAE Exchange, the leading global remittance, foreign exchange and payment solutions brand, has launched WACAO Rewards, a new rewards programme for its gocash customers in the UAE.

The WACAO Rewards programme lets customers earn and redeem points easily. Customers can log in to to book airline tickets, hotels, tour packages, car rentals etc. and automatically earn 1 WACAO reward point for each USD spent. Rewards points can also be earned on any transactions done in all other gocash currencies, with spend converted to equivalent dollar amounts.

Says Abdel Kareem Alkayed, Country Head for UAE Exchange-UAE: “We believe in giving our customers with more value and Ramadan which is the season of giving was an apt occasion to launch the rewards programme. The WACAO Rewards is an exclusive loyalty programme and also the first dedicated points-based programme in the UAE for a prepaid card. It enables the customers to earn and redeem their points intuitively without any hassle.”

Under the WACAO Rewards programme, customers can avail tickets from 900 plus airlines – including low-cost carriers, hotel rooms from 200,000 global partners, car rental services in 150 countries worldwide, and an online shop with over 2,000 products.

WACAO Rewards also holds the edge in flexibility compared to conventional rewards schemes that lock customers into a limited number of preferred partners. WACAO’s long list of supporting partners gives gocash users the choice to redeem points exactly as they choose.

Since 2012, gocash prepaid card is empowering customers to take control of their expenses especially during travel. Safer than cash and better than other cards, it offer a hassle free purchase experience. The “many currencies – one card” capability allows customer to enjoy their lifestyle seamlessly and yet remain in control all the time.