Below are instructions for setting up online shopping accounts. Many families maximize their earning potential by using ALL of the options! Encourage family and friends to participate too by setting up their own accounts (TRIP registration form required).
ShopWithScrip offers electronic access to more than 300 brands with the same TRIP credit you earn from our physical gift cards. (There are a few exceptions — see note below *).
- Make sure you have turned in a TRIP Registration form (available to print here).
- Contact us for an enrollment code or user name.
- Set up PrestoPay, a secure electronic debit payment system that links to your bank account. This is required for payment of online orders. (Although a pay-by-check option is offered, our policy requires all orders to be paid through PrestoPay before processing them). Click here for set-up instructions.
At ShopWithScrip.com, you have the following 3 options for placing orders. (Not all retailers offer all 3 options; visit the retailer’s shopping page and make sure you select the tab that corresponds to the option you want).
1. Physical Gift Cards: Orders for physical cards placed at shopwithscrip.com by midnight on Wednesdays are available to pick-up the following week. If your order is received after midnight on Wednesday, we will only fill the items we have in stock and order the remainder for pick-up the following week. (When the TRIP Office is closed, no orders are processed, so please allow extra time).
2. ScripNow: Download and print e-cards for more than 100 retailers in minutes! You can even use ScripNow to send eGifts (electronic gift cards) instantly through email, personalized with your own message. Click here for more information about ScripNow and here for a list of participating brands.
3. Reload and ReloadNow: Gift cards for more than 70 retailers may be reloaded at ShopWithScrip.com. Purchase your initial card through the TRIP program, register it, and add the desired amount online. (Pay attention to any restrictions listed ). Generally, funds ordered and paid for online M-F by 3:30PM will be available on the card the following day. Brands designated Reload Now add funds to your existing card in minutes! Click here for more information and here to find out which brands are reloadable.
This is a convenient mobile app for Apple and Android phones which allows you to instantly purchase and redeem electronic gift cards from over 160 retailers to earn tuition credit!
Download Benefit from the App Store or Google Play and set up your secure profile. Banking or credit card information is required (reduced rebate percentages when using a credit card). Select Grand Rapids Christian Schools in the Beneficiaries tab. When asked Who are you supporting, enter your TRIP account number.
Benefit allows you to order the exact amount you need right at the time of purchase. Please note that Benefit Mobile retailers and percentages very from those offered at Instant TRIP and ShopWithScrip.
Eagle-TRIP orders directly from certain vendors in order to offer a better rebate percentage on physical cards. Those cards, which we carry in-stock, are NOT reloadable. ShopWithScrip offers these same retailers at a lower rebate; many are reloadable but must be ordered a week ahead. At ShopWithScrip.com, our
in-stock, non-reloadable cards with a higher rebate are designated with (GRCS) after the product name. Check the list below for the available options listed at ShopWithScrip.com:
Meijer (GRCS) - 4%, not reloadable (in-stock)
Meijer (not AK and HI) - 3%, Reload offered (special order)
Speed way (GRCS) - 5%, not reloadable (in-stock)
Speedway - 3%, Reload offered (special order)
Celebration Cinema (GRCS) - 5%, not reloadable (in-stock)
Celebration Cinema - 4%, not reloadable (special order)
D&W / Family Fare / Forest Hills Foods (GRCS) - 3%, not reloadable (in-stock)
D&W Fresh Market - 2%, not reloadable (special order)
Family Fare - 2%, not reloadable (special order)
Exxon/Mobil (GRCS) - 2%, not reloadable (in-stock)
Exxon - 1% for physical card, 1.5% for Reload (special order)
Mobil - 1% for physical card, 1.5% for Reload (special order)
Kohl's (GRCS) - 5%, not reloadable (in-stock)
Kohl’s - 4% (ScripNow offered)
Note: It’s easiest to find the option you want by searching alphabetically!