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Chase Ink Cash Sweetens Bonus to $500, In-Person Only

Oct. 7, 2020
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Chase Ink Cash Sweetens Bonus to $500, In-Person Only
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Update March 23, 2018: This offer is now available through NerdWallet.

The Ink Business Cash℠ Credit Card is popular among small-business owners for its $0 annual fee and 0% introductory APR offer, which set it apart from many of its competitors among cash-back credit cards for business. Now Chase has added another major differentiator: the biggest cash sign-up offer available on a no-fee credit card.

Starting March 12, 2018, new cardholders can earn a $500 bonus after they spend $3,000 on purchases in the first three months from account opening. That’s a 67% increase from the card’s standard $300 bonus offer for the same amount of spending. Chase says the new bonus is not a limited-time offer, but rather will be the standard offer from now on.

The catch: For now, the only way to get this offer is to apply for it in person at a Chase bank branch office.

The Ink Business Cash℠ Credit Card pays:

  • 5% cash back on the first $25,000 in combined purchases each year at office supply stores and on phone, internet and cable services
  • 2% cash back on the first $25,000 in combined purchases at gas stations and restaurants each year
  • 1% cash back on all other spending

There’s an introductory APR of 0% intro APR on Purchases for 12 months, and then the ongoing APR of 13.24% - 19.24% Variable APR. The annual fee is $0.

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