It appears that Hyatt may finally be on the verge of introducing a credit card partnership. This has been rumored for years, it’s been seriously examined and worked on at Hyatt for years, and the chatter out of Hyatt’s offices has really picked up the past few months.
Hyatt has been the only major chain without a credit card partner, although it is and has been possible to earn Hyatt points via credit card spend (Diners Club).
There’s a current thread on Flyertalk discussing a survey about potential mixes of benefits for a Hyatt co-branded credit card.
It’s naturally likely to come with a signup bonus and bonus points for Hyatt spend.
Other possible benefits include:
Update: It will be a Visa issued by Chase. Details to come…