Last week, I wrote how Million Mile Secrets team member Keith was approved for the Chase Sapphire Reserve because of his Chase Private Client status. He anxiously awaited the delivery so he could start taking advantage of all the Chase Sapphire Reserve rewards!
One week later, the card was delivered via UPS. The Sapphire Reserve was in a regular envelope, as it seems Chase ran out of the special boxes they used to deliver the new cards.
The Chase Sapphire Reserve Card’s Look and Feel Is Similar to the Sapphire Preferred. But Some Folks Might Be Receiving Plastic Cards! I’ll Explain Why.
I’ll share more news about the Sapphire Reserve!
Million Mile Secrets reader Rather B tweeted:
What’s the best first no annual fee card for my military son? Bag fees aren’t an issue. But $3,000 minimum spending to get the sign-up bonus may be hard.
Thank you for the question, Rather B. And thanks to your son for his service!
American Express cards are a good pick if you are in a similar situation. That’s because American Express will waive credit card fees for members of the military, like late fees and over-limit fees!
To Our US Military, American Express Has You Covered
I’ll explain how military personnel can avoid annual fees. And suggest other credit card options, too!
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Via One Mile at a Time, National Car Rental’s One, Two, Free promotion is back!
Folks with upcoming rental car plans can save money from this promotion. Because you’ll earn 1 free car rental day for every 2 rentals of two days or longer in the US through January 31, 2017. But first, you have to register.
There are other opportunities to earn points for free rentals, like referring a friend. Or renting a car through the mobile app.
With National Car Rental, You Can Get 1 Free Car Rental Day for Every 2 Rentals Through January 31, 2017
I’ll explain more about the offer!
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There’s no doubt the Chase Sapphire Reserve is one of the most exciting cards to come around in a long time.
And the official Chase Sapphire Reserve Benefits Guide is now available online. Along with an incredible sign-up bonus, you’ll also have access to benefits and perks that make your travel more comfortable, save you money, and protect your purchases made with the card.
The Chase Sapphire Reserve Comes With a Long List of Travel and Shopping Benefits, Like Lounge Access and No Foreign Transaction Fees
Let’s take a look at everything you’ll get with this card!
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Million Mile Secrets Reader Joe tweeted:
Does the authorized user on a World Elite MasterCard enjoy the car rental agency status upgrade for Avis and Sixt? Thanks!
Good question, Joe!
If you are the primary cardholder of a World Elite MasterCard, you are eligible for free rental car elite status with Avis, National, and and Sixt!
Unfortunately, authorized users will NOT get elite status with these participating rental car companies.
Don’t Cheat Yourself Out of an Upgrade! You Qualify for Rental Car Elite Status If You’re the Primary Cardholder of a World Elite MasterCard
I’ll tell you about each participating elite status program, as well as how to qualify.
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