That’s a nice haul from a single credit card applicaiton. And Continental miles are worth a whole lot more than they used to be, with the airline joining Star Alliance in just over a week.
The credit card offer itself is for 40,000 miles broken out as follows:
And as long as you register for the Mileathon promotion before applying for the card (and before November 30) you’ll get an additional 5000 miles, for a total of 46,000.
Chase-issed cards aren’t churnable these days, so it’s available to first-time Chase Continental Mastercard holders only. But a pretty good offer to sign up, the best I’ve seen, and well worth the $85 annual fee for the card.
(Via Frugal Travel Guy.)