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Get it while it’s hot! Chase Sapphire Reserve 100k ends Jan 11

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Get it while it’s hot! Chase Sapphire Reserve 100k ends Jan 11

Honestly I can’t believe it lasted this long. Online applications for the Chase Sapphire Reserve 100k ends January 11. Of course you can still apply, and if you’re under 5/24, have a good chance of getting approved at the new lower offer of 50k. I read on a few other BoardingArea blogs that they will continue to accept applications in-branch with the 100k language for a little while longer, but haven’t seen multiple sources that confirm the exact end date. This has been ONE INSANE offer and of course it’s ending. Chase lost $200-300 MILLION in the last quarter alone because of the Reserve so you best get it while it’s hot! Chase Sapphire Reserve 100k ends Jan 11.

As of this posting I have no affiliate links with Chase. I don’t even have this card because I’m over 5/24. I just think it’s a no-brainer, especially if you love to swath yourself in finely appointed premium cabins and drink bubbly you can’t even pronounce.

In case you didn’t know already…

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The key benefits…

  • $300 annual travel credit – the best out there people
  • 3x on ALL TRAVEL and ALL DINING – that is second to none
  • When you have a CSR your points are worth $0.015 per point. With 100k bonus that’s a minimum of $1500 of free travel
  • Global Entry fee credit.
  • Primary Rental Car Insurance
  • An AMAZING Priority Pass lounge membership with access to fantastic airport lounges around the world.screen-shot-2017-01-04-at-8-34-47-pm screen-shot-2017-01-04-at-8-35-11-pm

Opinions, reviews, analyses & recommendations are the author’s alone, and have not been reviewed, endorsed or approved by any of these entities.

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Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card


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The Chase Sapphire Preferred® is a great starter card that earns Premium Ultimate Rewards that can be transferred into over a dozen partners many of which are US based including Hyatt, Southwest, United, IHG, and Marriott.

Welcome Offer

Earn 60,000 bonus points after you spend $4,000 on purchases in the first 3 months from account opening. 

Annual Fee

$95

Points Earned

Transferrable Chase Ultimate Rewards

  • Earn 60,000 bonus points after you spend $4,000 on purchases in the first 3 months from account opening.
    • That’s $750 when you redeem through Chase Travel℠
  • 5x on all travel purchased through Chase Travel℠
  • 3x on dining, including eligible delivery services for takeout & dining out
  • 3x on select streaming services
  • 3x on online grocery purchases
    • (excluding Target, Walmart and wholesale clubs)
  • $50 Annual Chase Travel Hotel Credit via Chase Travel℠
    • The begins immediately for new cardmembers and after your account anniversary for existing cardmembers
  • 2x on all other travel
  • 10% Anniversary Bonus
    • Every year you keep the card, your total spend will yield a 10% points bonus. If you spend $10k in a year, you’ll get 1k bonus points
  • Chase Sapphire Preferred continues to redeem at 1.25c in the Chase Travel℠ and the slew of other benefits remain in tact including Auto Rental Collision Damage Waiver ( primary ), purchase protections, etc.
  • Points are transferrable to 14 Ultimate Rewards partners
  • Redeem in Chase Travel℠ for 1.25 cents per point
  • No foreign transaction fees
  • Suite of Travel and Purchase Coverage
    • Auto Rental Collision Damage Waiver is my favorite
  • Get complimentary access to DashPass which unlocks $0 delivery fees and lower service fees for a minimum of one year when you activate by December 31, 2024
  • $95 Annual Fee

We keep an up to date spreadsheet that lists the best ever offers: You can find that spreadsheet here.

Historically 80k is a very, very good offer and hit in both 2022 and 2023. In 2021, we saw the offer hit an all time high of 100k. Who knows if that will ever come back.

Main Cast: 

Cards that earn flexible points and should be used on the bulk of your purchases.

Supporting Cast:

Cards that earn fixed points in the currency of the airline/hotel and can not be transferred at attractive rates. These cards yield benefits that make it worth keeping, but not necessarily worth putting a lot of your everyday spend on. 

The Chase Sapphire Preferred® is exceptional starter card and offers transferrable Ultimate Rewards, and pairs well with other Chase cards.

If you carry this card alongside Chase’s cashback cards like the Chase Freedom Flex®  and Chase Freedom Unlimited® or the business versions: Ink Business Cash® , Ink Business Unlimited® you can combine the points into Preferred account and transfer into hotel and airline partners

Annual fee is quite low at $95 a year + you get a 10% anniversary bonus on points + $50 hotel credit in Chase travel.

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