New Credit Card Offer: Earn 70,000 Points with the Chase Ink® Plus Business Card

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Great news! Chase just announced that their Ink® Plus Business Card comes with 70,000 bonus points after you spend $5,000 on purchases in the first three months from account opening! That’s the equivalent of $875 toward travel when you redeem through Chase Ultimate Rewards, which to me makes the $95 annual fee well worth it. […]

Why the Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card is My #1 Travel Credit Card

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Editor’s note: As of September 2014, you can earn 40,000 miles with the Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card, as Johnny’s written before. The Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card is my number one travel credit card because it awards two miles per dollar spent on anything related to travel and dining (that means everything from taxis to hotels to airlines to restaurants). Given […]

Earn 30,000 Miles with the Gold Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card from American Express

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American Express is an advertising partner of JohnnyJet.com, but the opinions and beliefs in this post are those of the author alone, who makes every effort to ensure the accuracy of the information. For many years, the credit cards in your wallet were seen as a status symbol, but these days, the credit card choices you […]

Millennials Indulge More than the Rest of Us When Traveling

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A recent survey of frequent travelers reveals travel habits and preferences of millennials Back in the day, when I was a rookie traveler, I didn’t necessarily understand or appreciate the many benefits that came from loyalty cards, credit cards and rewards programs. But as I grew into a seasoned traveler, I can’t imagine not maximizing […]

Introducing Johnny Jet Card Matcher!

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This is exciting! Today—July 31, 2014—marks the launch of Johnny Jet Card Matcher, an exciting new and completely free credit card matching tool available to all Johnny Jet readers. It’s a pretty new and personalized approach to finding the best credit card to match your travel style based on your spending habits, the sorts of rewards […]

Earn 40,000 Points with the Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card

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If you ask any savvy frequent traveler to list his or her top three travel credit cards, chances are good that the Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card will be on that list. Chances are very good, actually. Different travelers have different lists, and have different allegiances to different brands, of course—yet still, the Chase Sapphire Preferred® […]

40,000 miles with the US Airways® Premier World MasterCard®

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I rarely fly US Airways, but that didn’t stop me from signing up for their credit card last week—the US Airways® Premier World MasterCard®. That’s because a lot of the credit card bloggers I follow highly recommended it and I was immediately approved. I know it doesn’t seem to make much sense, since the US […]

One Way to Make International Travel Smoother

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Great news for international travelers! My favorite rewards card Barclaycard Arrival PlusTM World Elite MasterCard—formerly the Barclaycard Arrival(TM) World MasterCard® – Earn 2x on All Purchases—just got even better. It now comes with PIN capability, which is huge since pin capability makes traveling internationally so much easier. Most international automated ticket machines require credit/debit cards […]