Tag Archive: Ultimate Rewards (UR)

Chase Sapphire Reserve® (CSR) Review (2020.5 Update: Pay Yourself Back i.e. 1.5 cpp Redemption Is Now Live)

Chase Sapphire Reserve® (CSR) Review 2020.5 Update2: The “Pay Yourself Back” (i.e. 1.5 cents/point redemption) feature is now live: https://ultimaterewardspoints.chase.com/pay-yourself-back/ 2020.5 Update: Several improvements were made because of the COVID-19 pandemic: You can now use your $300 travel credit at grocery stores and gas stations, from Jun 1st to the end of this year. You can now redeem your UR points…
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Chase Freedom Student Credit Card Review (2020.4 Update: No Credit History Required, 5k Offer, Available Online Now)

Chase Freedom Student Review 2020.4 Update: This card used to require you to apply in local branch, and now it is finally available online. HT: DoC. 2019.6 Update: This is a new card designed for student by Chase. The banker said this card will be very easy to get approved, and even people with no credit history at all can…
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Ink Business Preferred℠ Credit Card Review (2020.6 Update: 100k Offer)

Ink Business Preferred℠ Credit Card‎ Review 2020.6 Update: The 80k offer is expired. There is only 100k offer (with high spending requirement) now. 2020.3 Update: There is a new 100k offer, which requires $15k spending in 3 months. This spending requirement is huge. The 80k offer links are still alive, which only requires $5k spending in 3 months. You can choose…
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Chase Sapphire Preferred® (CSP) Review (2020.2 Update: 60k Offer & 80k Targeted Offer)

Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card Review 2020.2 Update: These days some people received a 80k targeted offer ($4,000 spending requirement) by mail. See picture here. 2019.4 Update: The new offer is 60k, but first year annual fee is not waived. The 10k more points is worth more than the $95 annual fee, so the new offer is slightly better. The links…
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Chase Freedom® Review (2019.8 Update: $200 Offer!)

Chase Freedom® Review 2019.8 Update: The new offer is $200 (20k Ultimate Reward points)! Application Link Chase Freedom Benefits 20k offer: earn 20,000 Ultimate Rewards (UR) points after spending $500 in 3 months from account opening.  Earn 5x UR in each quarter』s bonus categories, 1x UR on all other purchases. You need to activate beforehand, and the deadline is the 14th of…
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Chase Freedom Unlimited® Review (2019.8 Update: $200 Offer!)

Chase Freedom Unlimited® Review 2019.8 Update: The new offer is $200 (20k Ultimate Rewards points)! Application Link Chase Freedom Unlimited (CFU) Benefits 20k offer: earn 20,000 Ultimate Rewards (UR) points after spending $500 in the first 3 months. Earn 1.5x UR on everything with no cap! Although this card is advertised as a cash back card, it actually earns Ultimate…
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Ink Business Cash℠ Credit Card Review (2019.8 Update: 50k Offer)

Ink Business Cash℠ Credit Card‎ Review Application Link Chase Ink Cash Benefits 50k offer: earn 50,000 Ultimate Rewards (UR) points after spending $3,000 within the first 3 months of card membership. We estimate that Ultimate Rewards (UR) points are worth about 1.6 cents/point, see below for a brief introduction. So the 50k sign-up bonus could be worth about $800! Earn…
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JP Morgan Reserve Credit Card Review (Identical to CSR, replaced JP Morgan Palladium)

JP Morgan Reserve Review This is a new card only for JP Morgan Private Client. It replaced JP Morgan Palladium. Its benefits are identical to Chase Sapphire Reserve (CSR). Application Link JP Morgan Reserve. Note that this is only a benefit page, not the application link. You need to contact your private banker to apply. Benefits Earn 100,000 Ultimate Rewards (UR) points after…
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Chase Ultimate Rewards (UR) Part 2 – Burning UR

In the first installment of the Guide to Transferrable Points Currencies, we discussed the different ways in which you can earn Earning Chase Ultimate Rewards (UR). In Part 2 – Burning UR, we discuss how to redeem these points. 0. Overview There are four main redemption options for spending UR: Click 「Explore and book travel」 under 「Use points」 if you choose to redeem your UR…
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