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Chase British Airways Credit Card

British Airways Visa Signature(R) Card

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$0 Intro Annual Fee The First Year, Then $95 1.00%* question Redeem for flights on American Airlines and other Oneworld partners. $ 500
50,000 bonus Avios after you mak...question
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on Chase's
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thumbsupPros
  • No foreign transaction fee
thumbsdownCons
  • Has annual fee
  • Needs excellent credit
Rewards Over 2 Years
TotalPer Year
Sign up bonus ^$500$250
Rewards from spending ^$432 $216
Annual fee($95)($48)
Annual rewards
dollarsign
$837 $419

^ 3 Avios for every $1 spent on British Airways purchases and 1 Avios for every $1 spent on all other purchases.
Account Details

  • You will get 50,000 bonus Avios after you make $2,000 in purchases within the first 3 months of account opening.
  • $0 Intro Annual Fee The First Year, Then $95.
  • Every calendar year you make $30,000 in purchases on your British Airways Visa card, you'll earn a Travel Together Ticket good for two years.
  • In addition to the bonus Avios, you will also get 3 Avios for every $1 spent on British Airways purchases and 1 Avios for every $1 spent on all other purchases.
  • Pay no foreign transaction fees when you travel abroad.
  • Smart Chip Technology allows you to use your card for chip based purchases in Europe & beyond, while still giving you the ability to use your card as you do today at home.

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Capital One Venture Rewards Credit Card

Capital One® Venture® Rewards Credit Card

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$0 intro for first year; $59 after that 2 miles* question $ 400
Enjoy a one-time bonus of 40,000...question
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on Capital One's
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thumbsupPros
  • High rewards rate
  • No foreign transaction fee
thumbsdownCons
  • Has annual fee
Rewards Over 2 Years
TotalPer Year
Sign up bonus ^$400$200
Rewards from spending ^$864 $432
Annual fee($59)($30)
Annual rewards
dollarsign
$1,205 $603

^ 2 miles per dollar on every purchase, every day
Account Details

  • Enjoy a one-time bonus of 40,000 miles once you spend $3,000 on purchases within the first 3 months, equal to $400 in travel
  • Earn unlimited 2X miles per dollar on every purchase, every day
  • Fly any airline, stay at any hotel, anytime
  • Travel when you want with no blackout dates
  • Miles don't expire and there’s no limit to how many you can earn
  • No foreign transaction fees
  • No annual fee for the first year; $59 after that
  • 100% free Capital One® Credit Tracker - see your monthly credit score anytime and get automatic alerts

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Citibank AAdvantage Platinum Select MasterCard Credit Card

Citi® / AAdvantage® Platinum Select® MasterCard®

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$95, waived for first 12 months* 1 mile per Dollar Redeem for flights on British Airways, Cathay Pacific and other Oneworld partners $ 300
For a limited time, earn 30,000 ...question
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on Citibank's
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thumbsupPros
  • Signup benefits
  • Free checked baggage
  • Early boarding group
thumbsdownCons
  • Has annual fee
  • Needs excellent credit
Rewards Over 2 Years
TotalPer Year
Sign up bonus ^$300$150
Rewards from spending ^$432 $216
Annual fee($95)($48)
Annual rewards
dollarsign
$637 $319

^ based on NerdWallet's estimated value of American Airlines Miles
Account Details

  • Earn 30,000 American Airlines AAdvantage® bonus miles after making $1,000 in purchases within the first 3 months of account opening*
  • First checked bag is free on domestic American Airlines and US Airways flights for you and up to four companions traveling with you on the same reservation*
  • Enjoy boarding privileges with Group 1 on American Airlines flights and Zone 2 on
    US Airways operated flights*
  • Receive 25% savings on in-flight food and beverage purchases when you use your card on American Airlines and US Airways flights*
  • Double AAdvantage® miles on eligible American Airlines and US Airways purchases*
  • Earn 10% of your redeemed AAdvantage® miles back – up to 10,000 AAdvantage® miles each calendar year*

See complete Citi® / AAdvantage® Platinum Select® MasterCard® details

American Express Gold Delta SkyMiles Credit Card

Gold Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card from American Express

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$0 the first year, then $95 1.00% $ 300
Earn 30,000 bonus miles after yo...question
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on American Express's
secure website

thumbsdownCons
  • Has annual fee
  • Needs excellent credit
Rewards Over 2 Years
TotalPer Year
Sign up bonus ^$300$150
Rewards from spending ^$432 $216
Annual fee($95)($48)
Annual rewards
dollarsign
$637 $319

^ based on NerdWallet's estimated value of Delta Miles
Account Details

  • Earn 30,000 bonus miles after you make $1,000 in purchases on your new Card within your first 3 months.
  • Additionally, earn a $50 statement credit after you make a Delta purchase with your new Card within your first 3 months.
  • Earn 2 Miles per dollar spent on purchases made directly with Delta. Earn 1 mile for every dollar spent on all other eligible purchases.
  • Check your first bag free on every Delta flight - that's a savings of up to $200 per round trip for a family of four.
  • Settle in sooner with Priority Boarding.
  • Enjoy a $0 introductory annual fee for the first year, then $95.
  • Terms and Restrictions Apply.

See complete Gold Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card from American Express details

Chase United Airlines Mileage Plus Credit Card

United MileagePlus(R) Explorer Card

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$0 intro annual fee for the first year, then $95 1.00%* question StarAlliance partners $ 300
Start with 30,000 bonus miles af...question
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on Chase's
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thumbsupPros
  • No foreign transaction fee
thumbsdownCons
  • Has annual fee
  • Needs excellent credit
Rewards Over 2 Years
TotalPer Year
Sign up bonus ^$300$150
Rewards from spending ^$432 $216
Annual fee($95)($48)
Annual rewards
dollarsign
$637 $319

^ 2 miles per $1 on United and 1 mile per $1 elsewhere
Account Details

  • Start with 30,000 bonus miles after you spend $1,000 on purchases in the first 3 months
  • Check your first bag for free - save up to $100 per roundtrip
  • Enjoy priority boarding privileges and visit the United Club with two one-time-use passes every year
  • No foreign transaction fees
  • Earn double miles on tickets purchased from United, and 1 mile per $1 on all other purchases
  • Your miles don't expire as long as you're a Cardmember, with no limit to the number of miles you can earn
  • Use your miles for any seat, any time, on any United flight
  • $0 intro annual fee for the first year, then $95

See complete United MileagePlus(R) Explorer Card details

Chase Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards Credit Card

Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards(R) Premier Credit Card

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$99 1.00% $ 250
Earn 25,000 points after you spe...question
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on Chase's
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thumbsupPros
  • No foreign transaction fee
thumbsdownCons
  • Has annual fee
Rewards Over 2 Years
TotalPer Year
Sign up bonus ^$250$125
Rewards from spending ^$432 $216
Annual fee($198)($99)
Annual rewards
dollarsign
$484 $242

^ based on NerdWallet's estimated value of Southwest Rapid Rewards Points
Account Details

  • Earn 25,000 points after you spend $1,000 on purchases in the first 3 months of opening your account.
  • Named 2015 Freddie Award Winner for Best Loyalty Credit Card
  • NEW - Chip-enabled cards with 24/7 fraud monitoring
  • Points Don't Expire, No Blackout Dates, Bags Fly Free(R)
  • 6,000 points after your Cardmember Anniversary
  • 2 points/$1 spent on Southwest Airlines(R) purchases and participating Hotel and Car Rental partners
  • 1 point/$1 spent on all other purchases

See complete Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards(R) Premier Credit Card details

Capital One VentureOne Rewards Credit Card

Capital One® VentureOne® Rewards Credit Card

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$0 1.25 miles* question $ 200
Enjoy a one-time bonus of 20,000...question
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on Capital One's
secure website

thumbsupPros
  • High rewards rate
  • No annual fee
  • No foreign transaction fee
Rewards Over 2 Years
TotalPer Year
Sign up bonus ^$200$100
Rewards from spending ^$540 $270
Annual fee($0)($0)
Annual rewards
dollarsign
$740 $370

^ 1.25 miles per dollar on every purchase
Account Details

  • Enjoy a one-time bonus of 20,000 miles once you spend $1,000 on purchases within the first 3 months, equal to $200 in travel
  • Earn unlimited 1.25 miles per dollar on every purchase, every day and pay no annual fee
  • Fly any airline, stay at any hotel, anytime
  • Enjoy a low intro APR on purchases until July 2016; 11.9%-21.9% variable APR after that
  • Travel when you want with no blackout dates
  • No foreign transaction fees
  • Miles don’t expire and there’s no limit to how many you can earn
  • 100% free Capital One® Credit Tracker - see your monthly credit score anytime and get automatic alerts

See complete Capital One® VentureOne® Rewards Credit Card details

Comenity Capital Bank Virgin America Visa Signature Card Credit Card

Virgin America Visa Signature® Card

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$49 2.00%* question $ 200
Get 10,000 bonus reward points a...question
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on Comenity Capital Bank's
secure website

thumbsupPros
  • High rewards rate
thumbsdownCons
  • Has annual fee
  • Needs excellent credit
Rewards Over 2 Years
TotalPer Year
Sign up bonus ^$200$100
Rewards from spending ^$864 $432
Annual fee($98)($49)
Annual rewards
dollarsign
$966 $483

^ We value Elevate points at 2 cents each.
Account Details

  • Get 10,000 bonus reward points after you spend $1,000 in your first 90 days as a cardholder; that's up to $200 toward no-blackout reward flights on Virgin America.
  • Earn 3 bonus reward points per $1 spent with Virgin America.
  • Earn 1 bonus reward point for every $1 spent on all other card purchases.
  • Check one free bag each for you and your plus-one on Virgin America flights.
  • Bring a friend along for the ride with $150 off a companion ticket every year.
  • Save 20% on all of your RED™ in-flight purchases, including meals, snacks, cocktails, and on-demand entertainment.
  • Book reward flights for as few as 2,500 points, and travel whenever you want with no blackout dates on Virgin America.

See complete Virgin America Visa Signature® Card details

US Bank AeroMexico Visa Credit Card

US Bank AeroMexico Visa

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$0 the first year, then $45 1.00% Redeem for flights on Delta and other SkyTeam partners $ 150
15,000 AeroMexico Miles Bonus - ...question
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on US Bank's
secure website

thumbsdownCons
  • Has annual fee
Rewards Over 2 Years
TotalPer Year
Sign up bonus ^$150$75
Rewards from spending ^$432 $216
Annual fee($45)($23)
Annual rewards
dollarsign
$537 $269

^ based on NerdWallet's estimated value of AeroMexico Miles
Account Details

  • Earn 1 mile per $1 spent on purchases
  • 2x miles and 10% discount on AeroMexico purchases

See complete US Bank AeroMexico Visa details

US Bank LANPASS Visa Card Credit Card

US Bank LANPASS Visa Card

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$0 the first year, then $45 1.00% American Airlines and other Oneworld partners $ 150
15,000 LANPASS Miles Bonus - wit...question
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on US Bank's
secure website

thumbsdownCons
  • Has annual fee
Rewards Over 2 Years
TotalPer Year
Sign up bonus ^$150$75
Rewards from spending ^$432 $216
Annual fee($45)($23)
Annual rewards
dollarsign
$537 $269

^ based on NerdWallet's estimated value of LANPASS Miles
Account Details

  • Earn 1 mile per $1 spent on purchases
  • 2,000 Bonus Miles with annual renewal
  • 10% discount on LAN purchase once a year, up to $500
  • 10% flight miles bonus

See complete US Bank LANPASS Visa Card details

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