[Update: Credits Posting] Readers Get $150-$250 Retention Offers on Chase Sapphire Reserve

Written by Chuck @ Doctor Of Credit

Update 11/25/20: Some people’s credits are posting today. Update 11/22/20: Readers note being able to get $150 retention offer on the Ritz card as well. And Frequentmiler reports that there are similar retention offers available on other Chase cards, such as $50 Ink Plus, $50 on Marriott Bonvoy Boundless, $50 on Marriott Bonvoy Premier Plus […]

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[Update: More Offers] Readers Get $150-$250 Retention Offers on Chase Sapphire Reserve

Written by Chuck @ Doctor Of Credit

[Update 11/22/20: Readers note being able to get $150 retention offer on the Ritz card as well. And Frequentmiler reports that there are similar retention offers available on other Chase cards, such as $50 Ink Plus, $50 on Marriott Bonvoy Boundless, $50 on Marriott Bonvoy Premier Plus Business, $25 on IHG Rewards Club Select. I […]

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Readers Get $150-$250 Retention Offers on Chase Sapphire Reserve

Written by Chuck @ Doctor Of Credit

[Update: Many readers (but not all) in the comments were able to get the $150 offer; annual fees renewed on October 1, November 1, or December 1. Readers Daniel and Max got a $250 credit offer!] Reader Sean shared that they called Chase to downgrade their Sapphire Reserve to Sapphire Preferred and were offered $150 […]

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Chase Sapphire Cards Temporary Enhancements: 2x/3x On Grocery; Travel Credit Additional Options

Written by Chuck @ Doctor Of Credit

Now live. Chase announced today two enhancements to the Sapphire card lineup: Sapphire Reserve link | Sapphire Preferred link The Sapphire Reserve and Preferred cards will earn a bonus multiplier at grocery stores on up to $1,000 per month. This benefit begins on November 1, 2020 and ends on April 30, 2021. Multiplier will be as […]

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Chase Sapphire Adds Grocery Bonuses

Written by Island Miler @ Jeffsetter Travel

Since the pandemic destroyed much of what we value in Chase’s flagship Sapphire cards, they’ve done much to improve their usability. And, now, Chase Sapphire adds grocery bonuses as one of these new improvements. Despite my travel schedule being obliterated by COVID-19, the Chase Sapphire Reserve remains my favorite card. It offers a value proposition […]

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Chase Adds $120 Peloton Membership Benefit To Sapphire Reserve Card; $60 To Sapphire Preferred

Written by Chuck @ Doctor Of Credit

Chase has launched today a new partnership with Peloton exercise company to get a statement credit toward the cost of the Peloton monthly membership fee. Direct Link to offer | Press Release  Chase Sapphire Reserve cardholders will get up to $120 in statement credits to offset the cost of either the all-access membership fee ($39/month) […]

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Chase Sapphire Adds Grocery Bonuses

Written by Island Miler @ Jeffsetter Travel

Since the pandemic destroyed much of what we value in Chase’s flagship Sapphire cards, they’ve done much to improve their usability. And, now, Chase Sapphire adds grocery bonuses as one of these new improvements. Despite my travel schedule being obliterated by COVID-19, the Chase Sapphire Reserve remains my favorite card. It offers a value proposition […]

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Chase Sapphire Cards Temporary Enhancements: 2x/3x On Grocery; Travel Credit Additional Options

Written by Chuck @ Doctor Of Credit

Chase announced today two enhancements to the Sapphire card lineup: Sapphire Reserve link | Sapphire Preferred link The Sapphire Reserve and Preferred cards will earn a bonus multiplier at grocery stores on up to $1,000 per month. This benefit begins on November 1, 2020 and ends on April 30, 2021. Multiplier will be as follows: […]

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How to Book Hyatt Stays With Points

Written by Anna Zaks @ MileValue

Hyatt Hotels is a favorite hotel chain among many frequent travelers and points aficionados. World of Hyatt points are easy to earn, the redemption rates are very reasonable and Hyatt’s program is fairly straightforward and easy to use.

Let’s look at when and how to transfer Hyatt points, when it makes sense and when it doesn’t and how to book award stays at Hyatt hotels.

You’ll see that depending on the cash rates it doesn’t always make sense to transfer Ultimate Rewards points to the World of Hyatt.

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Redeem Chase Ultimate Rewards For Apple Products with up to 50% Bonus Value (10/15-11/15)

Written by Chuck @ Doctor Of Credit

Chase announced today a new redemption option of Ultimate Rewards points to get Apple merchandise through the Chase portal with bonus value of up to 50% more on the points. Sapphire Reserve gets 50% and Sapphire Preferred/INK gets 25%

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[Rumor] Chase Sapphire Reserve Refresh/News Coming On October 5

Written by Chuck @ Doctor Of Credit

Someone on Reddit heard from a Chase rep that there’s some new benefit/news/refresh coming for the Sapphire Reserve card on October 5th. Thought it was worth a quick headsup for someone thinking of which card to get or thinking of cancelling or the like. (Most likely there’ll be some update for the Sapphire Preferred at […]

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My Messed Up Timing On Chase Sapphire Reserve 1.5 Pay Yourself Back Redemptions

Written by Chuck @ Doctor Of Credit

Savvy churners probably know what my mistake was before even reading the post… I wrote about my Chase Sapphire Reserve application attempts and the ultimate card reconsideration approval. The 1.5% Pay Yourself Back feature convinced me to go for the Sapphire Reserve card, and I slowly met the minimum spend, mostly on grocery store purchases. […]

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Why The Chase Sapphire Preferred Is My Next Card

Written by Travis Cormier @ MileValue

When I’m trying to decide what my next credit card is going to be, I consider a lot of factors. What trips do I want to take in the next one to two years? What points do I currently have? What points do I want? What’s my 5/24 status? 

These questions always help guide me towards a card that will help me meet my goals. I don’t open cards just for the sake of opening them.

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[Update] Chase Sapphire Reserve: Do You Earn Points On The $300 Grocery/Gas Credit? (Yes)

Written by Chuck @ Doctor Of Credit

Update 8/21/20: Looks like Chase will manually credit the $300 in travel purchases discussed below. Hat tip to tranquiloMilo [Update 8/20/20: Just a little wrinkle we’ve learned now from yokuyuki: apparently, your first $300 in travel purchases will not earn points if you used up the credit on grocery/gas since the system is coded not […]

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[Update] Chase Sapphire Reserve: Do You Earn Points On The $300 Grocery/Gas Credit? (Yes)

Written by Chuck @ Doctor Of Credit

[Update 8/20/20: Just a little wrinkle we’ve learned now from yokuyuki: apparently, your first $300 in travel purchases will not earn points if you used up the credit on grocery/gas since the system is coded not to rewards points on the first $300 of travel purchase. So if you intend to spend some money on […]

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Chase Adds Select Charities To ‘Pay Yourself Back’ 1.5 Redemption Options

Written by Chuck @ Doctor Of Credit

Chase has quietly added select charity organizations to the 1.5/1.25 cents cashout Pay Yourself Back feature on the Sapphire Reserve/Preferred cards. The following charitable organizations are currently eligible for Pay Yourself Back: Feeding America World Central Kitchen Habitat for Humanity Equal Justice Initiative Leadership Conference Education Fund NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund National Urban League […]

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My Chase Sapphire Reserve Reconsideration Approval

Written by Chuck @ Doctor Of Credit

I’m the proud owner of a shiny new Chase Sapphire Reserve card! Nothing groundbreaking in the post below, but I just got the reconsideration approval, so I thought I’d share my process. The 1.5 cent cashout option from Chase caught my attention and I decided to upgrade my Sapphire to the Sapphire Reserve. Noticing that […]

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Chase Gives 10x Points on Marriott, Kills Reserve 5x

Written by Island Miler @ Jeffsetter Travel

Well, I guess the Sapphire Reserve dining bonus was too good to be true. But, at least they’re now giving us a massive bonus on other cards. Yup, that’s right, Chase is giving 10x points on Marriott cards for certain purchases. Bye-Bye Sapphire Reserve Bonus! Well, that was short-lived. The “secret” 5x points bonus on […]

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