Top Credit Card Offers for the Month Archives - Thrifty Traveler

Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card

60,000 Points After Spending $4,000 in the First Three Months of Card Membership

 

The sign-up bonus alone is worth at least $750 if redeemed through the Chase portal.

It earns 2x Ultimate Rewards points per dollar spent on travel and dining, 5x points per dollar spent on Lyft rides, and 1x point per dollar on everything else.

It offers one of our favorite ways to book flight deals through our Thrifty Traveler Premium flight deal notification service.

$95 Annual Fee

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Capital One® Venture® Rewards Credit Card

50,000 Venture Miles After Spending $3,000 in the First Three Months of Card Membership

 

It’s one of our top picks for points and miles beginners.

The Venture card earns 2x miles on every dollar you spend.

The sign-up bonus is worth $500.

Venture Miles are fantastic for covering the cost of things traditional points and miles cannot cover like cruises, tours, or even Airbnb.

Receive a $100 fee credit towards Global Entry or TSA PreCheck.

The $95 annual fee is waived for the first year of card membership. 

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Delta SkyMiles® Gold American Express Card

Earn 60,000 SkyMiles after you spend $3,000 in purchases in the first 3 months.

 

This limited-time offer ends April 1, 2020.

Earn an additional 10,000 SkyMiles after your first anniversary of Card Membership.

Free checked bags & priority boarding on Delta flights.

Earn 2x SkyMiles per dollar spent at both restaurants and U.S. supermarkets

Earn a $100 Delta flight credit if you spend $10,000 on the card in a calendar year.

Earn 2x SkyMiles per dollar on eligible Delta purchases and 1x mile for all other spending.

$99 Annual Fee (waived for the first year)

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Delta SkyMiles® Platinum American Express Card

Earn 80,000 SkyMiles after you spend $3,000 in purchases in the first 3 months.

 

This limited-time offer ends April 1, 2020.

Earn an additional 20,000 SkyMiles after your first anniversary of Card Membership.

Free checked bags & priority boarding on Delta flights.

Receive a Domestic Main Cabin round-trip companion certificate each year upon renewal of your card.

Earn 2x SkyMiles per dollar spent at both restaurants and U.S. supermarkets.

Earn 3x SkyMiles per dollar spent on eligible Delta purchases, and at hotels.

Receive a $100 fee credit towards Global Entry or TSA PreCheck.

$250 Annual Fee

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United Basic Economy

United℠ Explorer Card

60,000 Miles After Spending $3,000 in the First Three Months of Card Membership.

 

This limited-time offer ends April 2, 2020.

2x United MileagePlus Miles – Per dollar spent on purchases at United, hotels and at restaurants

25% Back on United In-Flight Purchases

Free Checked Baggage – When you pay with your card.

Receive a $100 fee credit towards Global Entry or TSA PreCheck.

Priority boarding privileges

The $95 annual fee is waived for the first year of card membership. 

Read our full review of the United Explorer Card.

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The Platinum Card® from American Express

60,000 Points after Spending $5,000 in the First Three Months of Card Membership

 

Check if you are eligible for the 100,000 Point offer via Cardmatch.

$200 Annual Uber Credit ($15/month & $35 in December).

$200 Airline Incidental Fee Credit

Earn 5x Points per dollar spent on airfare.

The best airport lounge access offered from any card.

Receive a $100 fee credit towards Global Entry or TSA PreCheck.

$100 Annual Credit to be used at Saks Fifth Avenue.

Hilton Honors & Marriott Bonvoy Gold Status

$550 Annual Fee

Read our full review of the Platinum Card.

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Marriott Bonvoy Boundless™ Credit Card

Earn 100,000 Bonvoy Points after spending $5,000 on purchases in the first 3 months of card membership.

 

6x Points: For each dollar spent at all Marriott Bonvoy hotels.

2x Points: On all other purchases.

Receive a free night certificate each year on your cardmember anniversary for properties that cost 35,000 points or less.

Automatic Marriott Silver Elite Status

Earn 15 elite night credits towards status each year you hold the card.

The annual fee is $95 and it’s not waived for the first year of card membership.

Read our full review of the Marriott Bonvoy Boundless Credit Card.

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IHG® Rewards Club Premier Credit Card

Earn 140,000 IHG Rewards Club Points After Spending $3,000 in the First Three Months of Card Membership

 

This limited-time offer ends April 2, 2020. 

Receive a free night certificate each year on your cardmember anniversary for properties that cost 40,000 points or less.

Receive a $100 fee credit towards Global Entry or TSA PreCheck.

Automatic IHG Platinum Elite Status.

Receive your fourth night free when you book three or more consecutive award stay nights.

$89 Annual Fee

Read our full review of the Chase IHG Rewards Club Premier Card.

 

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AAdvantage® Aviator® Red World Elite Mastercard®

60,000 AAdvantage Miles after making a single purchase and paying the card’s $99 annual fee.

 

Free checked bags for the cardholder and up to four companions

Annual companion certificate good for one guest at $99 (plus taxes and fees) after you spend $20,000 in a calendar year.

Onboard WiFi credit: Get up to $25 back in statement credits each year.

Earn 2x AAdvantage miles for every one dollar spent on eligible American Airlines purchases.

$99 Annual Fee

Read our full review of the AAdvantage Aviator Red Card.

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