In times of lean, buying behavior changes. Among other things, in addition to making more informed purchases, people try to take advantage of discounts and promotions. In this context was born the 2023 hot sale, one of the most awaited events of the year. This time, banks and e-commerce companies deliver discounts up to 70% and interest-free installments.
Like every year, the event organized by the Argentine Electronic Chamber of Commerce lasts only three days, 8, 9 and 10 May (later in many cases it is extended by a few more days in the one that derives from the Hot Week). This time the banks do it a strong commitment to their digital sales channels.
Here are all the current promotions:
- Shop (BBVA Online Shop in the BBVA GO app): 40% refund, capped at $5,000.
- Take off: 20% discount on flights to Miami, Madrid and Cancun. Points Redemption: 70k in Miami on select dates. AND Service card: 30% discount and 6 interest-free installments
- Fravega: 9 installments without interest. Musimundo and Samsung: 6 interest-free installments on selected products
- red perfumery: 15% repayment and 6 interest-free installments. With a repayment limit of $5000). ANDPharmacy: 30% repayment and 3 interest-free installments. With a limit of $2000
- Sodimac: 10% rebate and 6 interest-free installments (Up to $4000). In Prestige: 10% repayment and 6 interest-free installments -Clothing.
- Open Sport, Trip, Dafiti, Dexter and Stock Center: 10% repayment and 6 interest-free installments (up to $10,000)
- Order now: 50% cashback (40% cashback for generic purchase + 10% if you also collect salary from BBVA)
- Wednesday only: Shop Gallery: 25% cashback and 6 interest-free installments (up to $2500). Gramma Herramientas: 30% discount (Mondays only) and 6 interest-free installments (all Hot Sale)
Hot sale and hot week 2023: ICBC Mall offers an extended week with up to 70% discount and 18 interest-free installments paying with Visa or Master in all categories of the sitesuch as small appliances, audio and video, smartphones, bazaars, computers, games and more.
Also, adds the bank a 20% discount on Despegar.com, for the destinations of Iguazú, Mendoza, Salta, Bariloche and Córdoba. In turn, the days mentioned, The Gift Cards will enjoy a 50% discount and 6 interest-free installments with Visa or MasterCard.
On the other hand, within the scope of Hot weekthe benefits will extend on the 11th, 12th, 13th, 14th, with savings of up to 50% and 12 interest-free installments also paying through MODO.
Bank Itaú will also focus Hot Sale promotions in its Marketplace, tienda.iupp.com.ar. From 8 to 14 May.
From Monday to Wednesday: by credit card up to 9 interest-free installments and by debit card, 25% payback, capped at $5,000. And from Thursday to Sunday: by credit card, up to 9 interest-free installments and by debit card 50% payback, $10,000 limit.
In the iupp Store they promise more than 3000 products from the techno and electro categories with discounts of up to 35%.. In addition, it will offer Itaú customers free shipping on selected items, unmissable offers up to $20,000, cell phones, notebooks, televisions, small appliances, official stores and everything needed to equip the home.
The institution offers a 15% discount on Take off, Wednesday 10 May and Thursday 11 May, for customers who pay by credit card. By paying with Macro Selecta credit, the savings will be 20%. The benefit applies for the purchase of domestic flights and packages direct to Mendoza, Iguazú and Bariloche and international flights to Barcelona, Madrid, Miami and New York. The promotion will be valid for transactions made from the APP, Virtual Assistant, Call Center and Despegar website or by accessing through Macro Reward/Despegar.
In Mercado Libre, between May 8 and 17, on selected products by paying with the entity’s credit cards, and up to 9 interest-free installments. Save 10% with American Express credit, with a $1,500 return limit per account. With the same Black Macro Selecta card, the benefit is extended to 20%, with a $3,000 return limit.
They also offer benefits from 8 to 17 May for online purchases and up to 9 interest-free installments in selected shops and products.
On Fudre.com.ar until June 30 they will have discounts on the purchase of wines. Everyday with 30% savings and a $5,000 return limit.
With Macro Premia customers will have, from May 8 to 10, a savings of 20% with a return limit of $5,000. And by paying with Visa Signature Macro Selecta credit cards, the advantage increases at 30%, with a limit of $8,000. In a maximum of 12 installments without interest, with shipping included throughout the national territory.
And Macro Premia points are worth more and therefore customers can use them to top up their mobile and top up their SUBE card. They will also be able to exchange their points for savings up to 50% in Supermarkets, Fuel, Aerolíneas Argentinas, Despegar and Turismo.
- “Discounts that burn”. El Comafi is also betting on its own sales channel and will offer discounts from 8 to 15.30% less with a debit card. With a withdrawal limit of $10,000 per transaction. 10% by credit card, up to $6,000 per transaction, e 12 installments and 18 interest-free installments.
From 8 to 10 May, paying with Credicoop cards via MODO or Credicoop Móvil, Savings of 20% in more than 190 affiliated virtual stores. Tuesday 9 May, paying with Credicoop cards via MODO or Credicoop Móvil, 20% savings in affiliated virtual pharmacies (Farma Online, Farmaplus and Selma).
From 8 to 10 May, paying with Cabal Credicoop credit cards: up to 9 interest-free installments in Turismo Cabal and up to 6 interest-free installments in Aerolíneas Argentinas.
From 8 to 10 May, by exchanging Credicoop Points, the organization offers up to 75% savings on purchases with Cabal Credicoop cards in supermarkets, fuel, clothing and many other items.
But from 8 to 14 May the Bapro offers up to 24 installments without interest in all the products of your virtual store.
Free market: up to 12 fixed installments and shipments in 24 hours. With more than 1,000 official stores and more than 10,000 affiliated SMEs
Ualá Hot offers discounts on several items: tourism (Booking) and household appliances (Samsung, Macstation, Multipoint, Baires IT), with discounts from 5 to 30%. Also discounts on clothing (Seven Sport, Chelsea, Exit and Top Sport), education (Coderhouse) and supermarkets (Carrefour Express, Jumbo, Disco and Vea). In Perfumery (Farmacity, Get the look, Simplicity, Grupo Farmacity). In entertainment, the virtual wallet offers: 50% off the first three months of HBO Max (for new members) and 100% off Prime Video for the first month and new members. Ticket Box: 2×1 on tickets in Atlas cinemas.
Fly, present at Hot Week from 8 to 14 May with exclusive discounts of up to 60%flexible tariffs and interest-free installments on selected national products.
Charles Arterburn is a seasoned business journalist for News Rebeat, where he provides comprehensive coverage of the latest trends and developments in the world of finance and economics.