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Several months ago the signup bonus jumped on this card to its biggest public offer ever.
It’s long been one of the very best travel rebate cards. You earn 2 points per dollar, each point is worth a penny apiece when redeemed for travel (and actually more because you get 5% of your points back when you redeem).
Put another way, it’s a 2.1% rebate card if you’re using your points towards travel and redeeming at least 10,000 points.
However, Arrival Plus gives you a $0 annual fee the first year and crucially there’s a limited-time offer of 50,000 points after $3,000 spend on purchases in the first 90 days.
- That’s worth $500 as a travel credit
- Then you get 5% back, or $25, to redeem again
This is an increase of $105 in value over the 40,000 point signup bonus that’s been the standard, and an increase of $85 over what that bonus even used to be worth. It’s the best offer I’ve ever seen for this card.
It’s a great opportunity to cover your travel expenses that aren’t paid for with miles using this card to limit the out of pocket cash for your trips. You can use the credit at highest value for spend with airlines; hotels; car rentals; cruises; travel agencies; online travel sites; trains; cabs; and more.