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My Favorite Travel Credit Card: Chase Sapphire Preferred

Chase Sapphire Preferred

If you want to earn EVEN MORE Southwest points, Chase Sapphire Preferred, my FAVORITE travel credit card, offers 60,000 points upon meeting a $4,000 minimum spend in the first three months and a low $95 annual fee.

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Chase Sapphire Preferred

  • Flexible points transfer to Southwest at a 1:1 ratio instantly and are worth DOUBLE if you have a Southwest Companion Pass
  • 3X points on dining 
  • 2X points on travel
  • 10% points bonus annually on spending
  • Primary car rental insurance
  • Trip interruption and cancellation insurance

Please note, this card’s points DO NOT qualify for the Southwest Companion Pass but CAN be used to book FREE flights on Southwest.

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Read Lyn’s FULL REVIEW.

 

Southwest Credit Cards

Southwest Premier Business credit card

Southwest Airlines

 

Flexible Rewards Cards

Chase Sapphire Preferred – My Favorite Travel Card!

Chase Sapphire Preferred

Chase Sapphire Preferred

Current Bonus: 60,000 points after a $4,000 minimum spend

  • Earn 3x points on dining, streaming and online grocery purchases
  • Earn 2x points on travel
  • $95 annual fee

 

Chase Sapphire Reserve

Chase Sapphire Reserve

Chase Sapphire Reserve

  •  Offers 3x points on BOTH dining and travel
  • Advanced perks like $300 annual travel credit, Priority Pass, TSA PreCheck/Global Entry credit every 4 years and more

[Read Lyn’s full review]

 

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Chase Ink Business Preferred

Chase Ink Business Preferred

Chase Ink Business Preferred

  • Points can be transferred to Southwest at a 1:1 ratio to book free flights
  • Points DO NOT qualify for the Southwest Companion Pass
  • Earn 3x points on travel, shipping, Internet, cable and more.

[Read Lyn’s full review]

 

 

Chase Freedom Flex

Chase Freedom Flex

Chase Freedom Flex

  • Earn 5% cash back on up to $1,500 in purchases in rotating categories every quarter
  • You can choose to earn “cash back” or convert your “cash back” to Chase Ultimate Rewards points to book free flights or hotels with partners

 

Chase Freedom Unlimited

Chase Freedom Unlimited

Chase Freedom Unlimited

  • Earn unlimited 1.5% cash back on all purchases.
  • You can choose to earn “cash back” or convert your “cash back” to Chase Ultimate Rewards points to book free flights or hotels with partners.

 

Hotel Cards

Hilton Credit Cards

Hilton Honors Ascent

 

IHG Credit Cards

IHG credit cards

Lyn’s review of both IHG cards.

 

Marriott Credit Cards

Marriott Bonvoy Boundless card

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