One of the most popular travel rewards cards on the market just got even more compelling.
Chase is setting the points and miles world on fire by upping the welcome bonus on the Chase Sapphire Preferred card to the highest it has ever been in the card’s 12-year history.
If you’ve been considering applying for the Chase Sapphire Preferred card, there has been (quite literally) no better time to do so!
Welcome Bonus Details
As of June 4, 2021, new Chase Sapphire Preferred cardholders can earn 100,000 bonus points after spending $4,000 on purchases within the first 3 months of account opening.
This bonus is almost 67% better than the standard bonus on the Chase Sapphire Preferred card, and is worth at least $2,000 based on our valuation of Chase Ultimate Rewards points!
Chase Sapphire Preferred Card Benefits
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Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card
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Must Reads: For more info on the Chase Sapphire Preferred, see our thoughts on its benefits and travel insurance coverage, which includes primary car rental insurance. Take a look at our full review to see why it's one of our favorite cards.
Of course, the welcome bonus isn’t the only great thing about the Chase Sapphire Preferred card.
The card also earns 5x points on travel purchased through Chase Ultimate Rewards, 3x points on dining, and 2x points on all other travel purchases, a complimentary DoorDash DashPass subscription, access to Chase Ultimate Rewards transfer partners, a 25% point value bonus when booking through the Chase travel portal, and excellent travel insurance protections.
Fly Delta One Business Class Round-Trip to Europe for 100,000 Points
Curious how you can spend a welcome bonus of 100,000 Chase Ultimate Rewards points? How about a round-trip ticket to Europe in Delta One business class? That’s right, through Virgin Atlantic, a Chase Ultimate Rewards transfer partner, you can transfer your points to fly in this luxurious cabin, equipped with a sliding door and fully enclosed suite, for just 50,000 points each way!
Hot Tip: Transferring your points to one of Chases’s airline or hotel partners is the top way to redeem your Ultimate Rewards points for amazing value!
If you’re new to the wonderful world of credit card points and miles, the Chase Sapphire Preferred card is easily one of the best starter travel rewards cards out there. From flexible rewards to great travel protections and a low annual fee, there is plenty to love about the card. Now, with this new welcome bonus, it is also one of the most lucrative to new cardholders, too!