Why Should We Use Bing Rewards?

Bing is gaining popularity among people to search different subjects. It is not just an amazing browsing experience, but you also earn Bing rewards for searching on Bing. The main reason to enroll in Bing rewards is to earn rewards, so let us have a look at what all you can redeem.

Subscription of one month is available for certain service like Xbox Live, Skype, Hullu for 300-700 credits.

Gift cards

You can redeem gift cards worth $5 for 525 credits. There are a plenty to select from including Domino’s, GameStop, Amazon and Sephora.


If you believe in giving away more than taking, you can give away your credits to Microsoft and they will donate it to partnered charities on your behalf which also includes kids in need or teach for America.


If you want to make it big, Microsoft also runs sweepstakes for you to win big prize for example Surface devices, Lumia devices, Target gift cards worth $500 that costs 20-50 credits per entry.


Many people do not participate in Bing rewards as they feel it is like bribing Microsoft, but this is actually not like that. Bing fans enjoy taking Bing rewards and they enjoy earning rewards for just searching on Bing.

You can easily earn Bing rewards through all devices and use Bing every day and now it has become easy to achieve your reward goals and redeem them using your Smartphone.

When you use your phone to go to the section where you can see Bing rewards you can view your current balance and amazing experiences throughout the day that help you earn credits. You can tap and start earning.

You can scroll down to view the suggested rewards for you. Sometimes the entire thing is made little innovative to motivate you wherein the system teaches you how to go to the next level with the help of a card with new status.

Redeeming your credits has become faster and simpler. You can just tap the gift card, confirm the email address and earn the reward soon.

Taking into consideration the various inputs and feedbacks that the users had given, Bing improved the system a lot. Now the rewards from Bing are easily available to users who use Internet explorer 7 or the latest versions of the browsers Chrome, Firefox and Safari.

Existing members now don’t need to install Bing bar to continue gaining credits. They can simply sign in to Bing using their computer and start earning. There are offers available on Bing that notifies members about way to gain credits which may include checking for new features, searching through Bing etc.

The number of credits available for you and the offers available change frequently so make sure you hit the Rewards button that is present in the header to check for the latest opportunities.

So, it is like you can keep enjoying your search on Bing and at the same time, earn credits that you can redeem to get exciting prizes.

What Is Bing Rewards And How It Works?

Bing has gained popularity since its launch in the year 2009. They have brought in back end improvements and added multiple interfaces. Bing is technically very strong and is capable of standing on its own. Microsoft is quite confident about Bing and wants users to give it a try. This is when the Bing rewards program came into picture

Bing Rewards- What is it?

The theory of Bing rewards goes like this- you earn credits when you search on Bing. These credits gets collected in your account and you can redeem them for rewards.

The Bing rewards program is absolutely free to participate in provided you are a resident of USA and above 13 years of age. The only limitation that comes with this program is that you can have only one Bing rewards account and in each family the number of accounts cannot be more than 5 accounts.

Once you enroll for this reward program you can access through your mobile or desktop.  If you are searching via desktop you will gain 1 credit for every 2 searches you make on a daily basis with the maximum limit of 15 credits daily.

If you are using your mobile for every 2 searches you will earn 1 credit with the limit of 10 credits on a daily basis. These credit limits differ and you can earn maximum 25 credits on a daily basis just through searches. One thing that you should keep in mind is that these credit values can change frequently like desktop searched can be modified as 1 credit for 3 searches.

Almost every search you do through Bing is counted as a credit including video and image searches. There are certain exceptions in searches too where the search is not counted as a credit that is for searches on Bing like Bing help, Bing Maps and Bing blogs.

The accounts are classified in three categories on Bing rewards program and they are


Any new accounts begin here. Member accounts get full access to all Bing rewards features and the account is not limited or restricted in any other way.


Upon completion of Rewards tour, you get to gain 200 lifetime credits and once you redeem the first reward the account status changes to Silver. Silver account unlocks only bonus of 50 credits and nothing other than that.


After the account status changes to Silver, gaining lifetimes credits of 750 and after performing searches in a month worth 150 credits, your account status becomes Gold.  This helps you unlock 10% discounts on credits while redeeming the rewards. You should perform searches worth 150 credits in a month to maintain your account status as Gold.

Another way to earn credits is via referrals. Whenever you refer a friend who opens a Bing rewards account, you gain 150 credits as onetime bonus when your friends attain Silver status. You can refer up to 5 friends for every account, which earns you credits of 750.