13 credit cards that can get you $1,000 or more in value

Mar 20, 2020

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At TPG, our top priority is providing our readers with the information you need to make educated decisions about travel and your rewards-earnings strategy. This is not the best time to travel, domestically or internationally, as airlines have cut major parts of their route network. But we are sharing this card launch because it is a great offer that could provide value to cardholders for future travel once coronavirus concerns have subsided.


When I tell my friends that I’ve opened 23 credit cards — one for every year I’ve been alive — I get a few weird looks and also several questions like, “How do you pick which card to start with?” and, “Isn’t that hurting your credit score?”

They listen intently, however, when I tell them how much value I’m getting from each new card — generally no less than $500 and often much more than $1,000. While not everyone needs anywhere near 23 cards, even getting one or two can make a big difference in the out-of-pocket cost of your next vacation. With that in mind, today we’ll look at bonus offers for top travel credit cards that are worth $1,000 or more. (Your valuations may vary based on how valuable various perks are to you.)

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Top 12 travel credit cards with $1,000+ bonus offers

Credit Card Bonus Offer Bonus Value* Perks  Annual Fee Total Value
Ink Business Preferred Credit Card 100,000 bonus points after you spend $15,000 on purchases in the first 3 months. $2,000 N/A $95 $1,905
The Business Platinum Card® from American Express
75,000 points after you spend $15,000 on qualifying purchases within the first 3 months of account opening. Terms apply. $1,500 Up to $200 airline-fee credit; up to $200 in annual statement credits for Dell technology U.S. purchases ($100 semiannually); Centurion Lounge access ($250 value); Priority Pass lounge access ($100 value). Terms apply. $595 (see rates & fees) $1,405
The Platinum Card® from American Express 60,000 points after spending $5,000 in the first three months. Terms apply. $1,200 Up to $200 airline fee credit; up to $200 in annual Uber credits; up to $100 Saks Fifth Avenue credit ($50 semiannually); Centurion Lounge access ($250 value); Priority Pass lounge access ($100 value). Terms apply. $550 (see rates & fees) $1,500
Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card 60,000 points after spending $4,000 in the first three months $1,200 N/A $95 $1,105
United Club Infinite Credit Card 100,000 miles after spending $5,000 in the first three months $1,300 United Club membership ($650 value); up to $100 TSA PreCheck/Global Entry application fee credit ($100); Two free checked bags (up to $320 value per round-trip) $525 $1,845
Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant™ American Express® Card 100,000 bonus Marriott Bonvoy points after you use your new Card to make $5,000 in purchases within the first 3 months.Terms apply. $800 Up to $300 in statement credits each year toward Marriott charges; Priority Pass lounge access ($100 value); Marriott Gold status, (TPG values at $855). Terms apply. $450 (see rates & fees) $1,605
Hilton Honors Aspire Card from American Express 150,000 points after spending $4,000 in the first three months. Terms apply. $900 Up to $250 in statement credits for Hilton purchases each cardmember year; $250 in airline incidental fee credits per calendar year; Hilton Diamond status, which TPG values at $3,025. Terms apply. $450 (see rates & fees) $3,975
Delta SkyMiles® Platinum Business American Express Card Up to 100,000 bonus miles: 80,000 miles after you spend $3,000 in purchases on your new card in your first three months and an additional 20,000 miles after your first anniversary of cardmembership. Terms apply. $960 (not including the anniversary bonus miles) Annual companion certificate (worth $200+); free checked bags (worth $120+); Global Entry/TSA PreCheck application fee credit (worth up to $100). Terms apply. $250 (see rates & fees) $1,130
Delta SkyMiles® Platinum American Express Card Up to 100,000 bonus miles: 80,000 bonus miles after you spend $3,000 in purchases on your new card in your first three months and an additional 20,000 miles after first anniversary of cardmembership. Terms apply. $960 (not including the anniversary bonus miles) Annual companion certificate (worth $200+); free checked bags (worth $120+); Global Entry/TSA PreCheck application fee credit (worth up to $100). Terms apply. $250 (see rates & fees) $1,130
Delta SkyMiles® Reserve Business American Express Card Up to 100,000 bonus miles and 20,000 Medallion® Qualification Miles (MQMs). You earn 80,000 bonus miles and 20,000 MQMs after you spend $5,000 in purchases on your new card in your first three months. And you’ll earn an additional 20,000 bonus miles after your first anniversary of cardmembership. Terms apply. $960 (not including the anniversary bonus miles) Annual domestic companion certificate valid for up to first-class fare (worth $400+); free checked bags (worth $120+); Global Entry/TSA PreCheck application fee credit (worth up to $100); Delta SkyClub and Centurion airport lounge access (worth $545); two Delta lounge guest passes every year (worth $78). Terms apply. $550 (see rates & fees) $1,653
Delta SkyMiles® Reserve American Express Card Up to 100,000 bonus miles and 20,000 MQMs. You can earn 80,000 bonus miles and 20,000 MQMs after you spend $5,000 in purchases on your new card in your first three months. And you’ll earn an additional 20,000 bonus miles after your first anniversary of cardmembership. Terms apply. $960 (not including the anniversary bonus miles) Annual domestic companion certificate valid for up to first-class fare (worth $400+); free checked bags (worth $120+); Global Entry/TSA PreCheck application fee credit (worth up to $100); Delta SkyClub and Centurion airport lounge access (worth $545); two Delta lounge guest passes every year (worth $78). Terms apply. $550 (see rates & fees) $1,653
IHG® Rewards Club Premier Credit Card 140,000 points after you spend $3,000 on purchases within the first three months. $700 Anniversary Reward night (worth $200); IHG Platinum status (worth $880 according to TPG); Global Entry /TSA PreCheck fee credit (worth up to $100) $89 $1,791
United℠ Business Card 100,000 miles after you spend $10,000 on purchases in the first three months your account is open. $1,300 Free checked bags (worth $120); two one-time United Club passes (Worth $118) $99 $1,439

*Bonus value is an estimated value calculated by TPG and not the card issuer.

Ink Business Preferred Credit Card

Annual fee: $95

Sign-up bonus: 100,000 bonus points after you spend $15,000 on purchases in the first 3 months of account opening.

Valuable perks: Cellphone protection for you and employees listed on your phone bill; trip delay and cancellation insurance.

How it all adds up: Chase’s Ink Business Preferred doesn’t have a ton of perks and it faces increasing competition from newer members of the Ink family. But it might offer the simplest and most immediate value of any of these cards. It has the highest sign-up bonus of any Ultimate Rewards-earning card, even more than the ultra-premium Chase Sapphire Reserve®. Those 100,000 points are worth $2,000 based on TPG’s latest valuations, but you can potentially get even more value than that.

You could transfer 60,000 points to United to book a round-trip ticket from the U.S. to Europe and still have points left over. For other creative strategies on redeeming Ultimate Rewards points, check out our guide, “Redeeming Chase Ultimate Rewards for maximum value.”

Read TPG’s Ink Business Preferred card review.

The Business Platinum Card® from American Express

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Annual fee: $595 (see rates and fees)

Welcome bonus: Earn 75,000 points after you spend $15,000 on qualifying purchases within the first 3 months of account opening.

Valuable perks:  This card is loaded with annual credits like up to a $200 statement credit from Dell for U.S. purchases and an up to $200 annual airline-fee credit from a carrier of your choice. Cardholders get access to Amex Centurion Lounges, Delta Sky Clubs (when flying Delta) and Airspace and Escape lunges. Gold elite status with Hilton and Marriott Bonvoy is also a nice bonus.

How it all adds up: With a $595 annual fee, the Business Platinum card is one of the most expensive cards on the market, although the current bonus of  75,000 points should be enough to get you past the sticker price. $15,000 is a lot to spend in three months, but the $1,500 worth of points you earn can unlock some truly great redemptions.

You’ll likely get your best value transferring your points to one of Amex’s airline partners and you will get a 35% rebate if you pay with points for first- or business-class flights on all partner airlines or economy flights on a selected airline (up to 500,000 points per calendar year). The Business Platinum earns 5x points per dollar on airfare and prepaid hotels booked through Amex travel and 1x everywhere else. Purchases of $5,000 or more will earn a 50% bonus, up to a million bonus points per year.

If that’s not enough, the Business Platinum’s incredibly comprehensive lounge access (including a Priority Pass Select membership, access to Amex Centurion Lounges and access to Delta SkyClubs when flying Delta) and Gold elite status with both Marriott and Hilton are sure to take your trip to the next level.

Read TPG’s Amex Business Platinum card review.

The Platinum Card From American Express

Annual fee: $550 (see rates and fees)

Welcome bonus: 60,000 Membership Rewards points after spending $5,000 on purchases in the first three months. Note that some people have been targeted for a 100,000-point welcome offer with the same minimum spend. Check the CardMatch tool for other offers (targeted offer subject to change at any time).

Valuable perks: This card comes with an annual airline-fee credit of up to $200; up to $200 in annual Uber credits; up to $100 in Saks Fifth Avenue credits (up to $50 semiannually). Like the business version, this card also offers access to Amex Centurion Lounges and Delta Sky Clubs (when flying Delta), along with Airspace and Escape lounges, plus Gold elite status with Hilton and Marriott Bonvoy.

How it all adds up: One of the most common questions we get at The Points Guy is whether The Platinum Card from American Express is worth the $550 annual fee (see rates and fees). Our answer has always been a resounding “yes” and the list of reasons why has grown over the years as Amex keeps adding new benefits to attract customers to its most premium card that’s publicly available.

The standard welcome bonus of 60,000 Membership Rewards points is worth more than $1,000 on its own, based on TPG’s latest valuations, but if you’re targeted for the 100,000-point offer through CardMatch, this card is a no-brainer.

Assuming you can use the annual airline and Uber credits of up to $200 each, that scary $550 annual fee is really only effectively $150 out of pocket each year and valuable benefits such as 5x points on flights purchased directly with the airline or through American Express Travel, hotel elite status, premium concierge services and the most comprehensive lounge benefits of any credit card can help you get well over $1,000 in value.

Read TPG’s Amex Platinum review.

Chase Sapphire Preferred Card

Annual fee: $95

Sign-up bonus: 60,000 Ultimate Rewards points after spending $4,000 on purchases in the first three months.

Valuable perks: Trip delay/interruption insurance, baggage insurance, primary car rental insurance.

How it all adds up: If you’ve decided that the Chase Sapphire Reserve (with its $550 annual fee) is too much for you, the Chase Sapphire Preferred is a great alternative. You’ll still have access to Chase’s 13 incredible hotel and airline transfer partners and you’ll get a sign-up bonus worth $1,200 — which is even higher than the Sapphire Reserve’s sign-up bonus. This card has long been one of TPG’s top travel credit cards.

Read TPG’s Chase Sapphire Preferred review.

United Club Infinite Card

(Photo by Eric Helgas for The Points Guy)
(Photo by Eric Helgas for The Points Guy)

Annual fee: $525

Sign-up bonus: 100,000 United miles after spending $5,000 on purchases in the first three months.

Valuable perks: The United Club Infinite Card comes with United club membership, Global Entry/TSA PreCheck application fee credit once every four years and a suite of perks when flying united. Cardholders get the first and second checked bags free, Premier Access and premier upgrades (when available). As an added bonus, you also receive Hertz Gold Plus Rewards President’s Circle membership along with valuable travel and shopping protections.

How it all adds up: The new United Club Infinite Card is the top-tier option available for frequent travelers who are loyal to United. There are a lot of sweet spots in the MileagePlus program and this card helps you fly in comfort with its suite of benefits — most notably, access to United Club lounges when you are flying with the airline. While you may not be jet setting around the world in the immediate future, 100,000 United miles from this card’s current bonus is the start to a truly amazing redemption in the future.

Read TPG’s United Club Infinite Card review.

Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant™ American Express® Card

Annual fee: $450 (see rates and fees)

Welcome bonus: 100,000 bonus Marriott Bonvoy points after you use your new Card to make $5,000 in purchases within the first 3 months of account opening.

Valuable perks: Up to $300 in statement credits each cardmember year toward Marriott purchases; anniversary award night (valid at hotels costing up to 50,000 points per night) every card anniversary; complimentary Marriott Gold Elite status.

How it all adds up: Even if you only stay at Marriott properties a few times a year, the Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant Amex can be worth it, thanks to perks including statement credits of up to $300 each cardmember year for Marriott purchases, including room rates. This benefit alone effectively cuts the annual fee to $150 and that’s not factoring in the complimentary Marriott Gold status you get as a cardholder or the 50k annual award night certificate. This unlocks perks like a 25% points bonus on paid stays and space-available room upgrades.

You can use your points at more than 7,000 Marriott properties around the world. Read TPG’s Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant Amex card review.

Hilton Honors American Express Aspire Card

Annual fee: $450 (see rates and fees)

Welcome bonus: 150,000 Hilton points after spending $4,000 on purchases in the first three months of account opening.

Valuable perks: The card offers an annual airline credit of up to $250, annual Hilton resort credit of up to $250 at participating hotels, plus up to $100 credit on eligible stays of two nights or more at Waldorf Astoria and Conrad hotels. The best part? Automatic top-tier Hilton Diamond status.

How it all adds up: Unlike the entry-level Hilton Honors American Express Card, the Hilton Honors Aspire Card from American Express comes packed with credits and benefits. In addition to a 150,000-point welcome bonus that TPG values at $1,200, the card comes with a number of Hilton property credits that can negate the annual fee and make this card cash-flow-positive. You’ll also get one free weekend night after account approval and one on each account anniversary. Those nights can easily net you $500+ each when redeemed somewhere such as the Conrad Bora Bora.

The Aspire also comes with automatic top-tier Hilton Diamond status. TPG’s Nick Ewen valued Diamond status at $3,025 in 2020, which in theory could put the Aspire at the top of this list in terms of value. But although Diamond status offers some incredible perks such as suite upgrades and free breakfast, if you’re not staying enough to earn it organically, it won’t be worth the full $3,025 to you. So adjust the valuation accordingly to fit your situation.

Read TPG’s Hilton Amex Aspire review.

Delta SkyMiles® Platinum Business American Express Card

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Annual fee: $250 (see rates and fees)

Welcome bonus: Up to 100,000 bonus miles: 80,000 bonus miles after you spend $3,000 in purchases on your new card in your first three months and an additional 20,000 bonus miles after your first cardmember anniversary. This limited-time offer ends on April 1, 2020.

Valuable perks: This card comes with a Medallion Qualification Dollar (MQD) waiver for Silver, Gold and Platinum Medallion status after spending $25,000 or more in a calendar year on your card; MQD waiver for Diamond Medallion status when you spend $250,000+ on the card in a calendar year; 10,000 bonus Medallion Qualification Miles (MQMs) after spending $25,000 in a calendar year and another 10,000 MQMs after spending $50,000 in the same year.

Cardholders also earn an annual companion certificate (every year you renew the card) valid for a domestic round-trip main-cabin ticket in fare classes L, U, T, X or V. Keep in mind you’ll need to pay the taxes and fees for the companion). The card also offers a free checked bag for the cardholder and up to eight companions, saving up to $60 round-trip per person. The $100 Global Entry/TSA PreCheck application-fee credit is a nice bonus once travel picks back up.

How it all adds up: The Delta SkyMiles Platinum Business card is Delta’s mid-tier business credit card. It can be a good option for Delta loyalists who might otherwise fall short of earning valuable Delta elite status because you can earn up to 20,000 MQMs per year and an MQD waiver. The annual companion certificate has potential to be useful as well. Even though it’s not valid for the cheapest Basic Economy fares, it shouldn’t be hard to save $200 or more each year with it.

This card earns 3x Delta miles on eligible Delta purchases and purchases made directly with hotels, 1.5x miles on single purchases greater than $5,000 (up to 50,000 additional miles per year) and one mile per dollar on all other purchases.

Read TPG’s Delta SkyMiles Platinum Business card review.

Delta SkyMiles® Platinum American Express Card

(Photo by Wyatt Smith/The Points Guy)
(Photo by Wyatt Smith/The Points Guy)

Annual fee: $250 (see rates and fees)

Welcome bonus: Up to 100,000 bonus miles: 80,000 bonus miles after you spend $3,000 in purchases on your new card in your first three months and an additional 20,000 bonus miles after your first cardmember anniversary. This limited-time offer ends on April 1, 2020.

Valuable perks: The card offers a Global Entry/TSA PreCheck application-fee credit (up to $100) and a Medallion Qualification Dollar (MQD) waiver for Silver, Gold and Platinum Medallion status after spending $25,000 or more in a calendar year on your card; MQD waiver for Diamond Medallion status when you spend $250,000+ on the card in a calendar year; 10,000 bonus Medallion Qualification Miles (MQMs) after spending $25,000 in a calendar year and another 10,000 MQMs after spending $50,000 in the same year.

You also earn an annual companion certificate every year you renew the card, which is valid for a domestic round-trip main-cabin ticket in fare classes L, U, T, X or V (you’ll need to pay the taxes and fees for the companion). A free checked bag for the cardholder and up to eight companions can save you up to $60 round-trip per person.

How it all adds up: The Delta SkyMiles Platinum card is nearly identical to the business version. The key differences are that it will count toward your Chase 5/24 status, whereas the small business version won’t because it doesn’t appear on your personal credit report. However, having two versions of the card is good because you can only earn the intro offer on a specific American Express card once per lifetime. This gives you an extra opportunity at a valuable welcome bonus and would land you two companion certificates each year.

This card also has a slightly different earning rate for spending. You’ll earn 3x Delta miles on eligible Delta purchases and purchases made directly with hotels, 2x miles at restaurants and U.S. supermarkets and one mile per dollar on all other purchases.

Read TPG’s Delta SkyMiles Platinum card review.

Delta SkyMiles® Reserve Business American Express Card

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Annual fee: $550 (see rates and fees)

Welcome bonus: Earn up to 100,000 bonus miles and 20,000 MQMs. You can earn 80,000 bonus miles and 20,000 MQMs after you spend $5,000 in purchases on your new card in your first three months. And you’ll earn an additional 20,000 bonus miles after your first cardmember anniversary as part of this offer. This limited-time offer ends on April 1, 2020.

Valuable perks: The card comes with Delta Sky Club lounge access when traveling with Delta (a value of $545) plus two Sky Club lounge guest passes (worth $39 each) each year. Cardmembers also get Amex Centurion lounge access for the cardholder and up to two guests when traveling with Delta, assuming you paid for the flights with your Delta SkyMiles Reserve Business card. Cardholders also get a free checked bag for the cardholder and up to eight companions. The card also includes a Global Entry/TSA PreCheck application fee credit (up to $100) every four years.

Every year you renew the card, you’ll earn an annual companion certificate valid for a domestic round-trip first class ticket in fare classes I, Z, W, L, U, T, X or V (you’ll need to pay the taxes and fees for the companion). If your’e aiming for elite status, the card offers a Medallion Qualification Dollar (MQD) waiver for Silver, Gold and Platinum Medallion status after spending $25,000 or more in a calendar year on your card; MQD waiver for Diamond Medallion status when you spend $250,000+ on the card in a calendar year; 15,000 bonus Medallion Qualification Miles (MQMs) after spending $30,000 in a calendar year and another 15,000 MQMs after spending $60,000, $90,000 and $120,000 in the same year (for a total of 60,000 MQMs).

How it all adds up: The Delta SkyMiles Reserve Business card earns 3x Delta miles on eligible Delta purchases and one mile per dollar everywhere else. You can also earn 1.5x miles on every eligible dollar you spend on the card beyond $150,000 in a calendar year. But the real value in this card is the ability to earn MQMs that count toward elite status. If you earned the card’s bonus offer and spent $30,000 total on the card in the same year, you’ll have 35,000 MQMs and an MQD waiver for up to Platinum Medallion status, which would be enough to earn you Silver Medallion status.

TPG values Silver Medallion status at $750, but you could bump yourself up to Gold Medallion status (worth $2,140 according to TPG) by spending another $30,000 in the same calendar year. Earning status by flying is off the table currently, so this is a great way to keep earning status while grounded.

Even if you won’t use to the card to earn elite status without flying, just having it gets you access to complimentary upgrades. That’s a perk you won’t find on any other card that I’m aware of. Its annual companion certificate is valid for domestic flights for up to first-class tickets which could easily save you hundreds in airfare each year.

Read TPG’s Delta SkyMiles Reserve Business card review.

Delta SkyMiles® Reserve American Express Card

(Photo by Wyatt Smith/The Points Guy)
(Photo by Wyatt Smith/The Points Guy)

Annual fee: $550 (see rates and fees)

Welcome bonus: Earn up to 100,000 bonus miles and 20,000 MQMs. You can earn 80,000 bonus miles and 20,000 MQMs after you spend $5,000 in purchases on your new card in your first three months. And you’ll earn an additional 20,000 bonus miles after your first cardmember anniversary. This limited-time offer ends on Apr. 1, 2020.

Valuable perks: The card offers Delta Sky Club lounge access when traveling with Delta (worth $545 ), two Sky Club lounge guest passes (worth $78 total) each year and Amex Centurion lounge access for the cardholder and up to two guests when travel with Delta and you paid for the flights with your Delta SkyMiles Reserve Business card.

Renewing your card gets you an annual companion certificate valid for a domestic round-trip first class ticket in fare classes I, Z, W, L, U, T, X or V (you’ll need to pay the taxes and fees for the companion). Like the other Delta cards, you can earn a Medallion Qualification Dollar (MQD) waiver for Silver, Gold and Platinum Medallion status after spending $25,000 or more in a calendar year on your card; MQD waiver for Diamond Medallion status when you spend $250,000+ on the card in a calendar year; 15,000 bonus Medallion Qualification Miles (MQMs) after spending $30,000 in a calendar year and another 15,000 MQMs after spending $60,000, $90,000 and $120,000 in the same year (for a total of 60,000 MQMs); free checked bag for the cardholder and up to eight companions (save $60 round-trip per person).

How it all adds up: The Delta SkyMiles Reserve card has a first-year value (based on the perks and bonus) basically identical to the business version of this card. The big advantage to the personal Delta SkyMiles Reserve is that you won’t need a business to qualify for it. This card is a great option if you would otherwise have to pay cash for an individual Delta SkyClub membership. That membership costs $545 annually, which is only $5 less than the annual fee for this card. It’s safe to say that you’ll get far more than $5 in value each year you keep this card.

Spending on this card earns 3x miles on eligible Delta purchases and one mile per dollar everywhere else.

Read TPG’s Delta SkyMiles Reserve card review.

IHG® Rewards Club Premier Credit Card

Annual fee: $89

Welcome bonus: Earn 140,000 points after you spend $3,000 on purchases within the first three months.

Valuable perks: Every year you renew the card you’ll get an anniversary reward night valid at hotels costing up to 40,000 points per night. You’ll also enjoy automatic IHG Platinum elite status, fourth-reward-night benefit on award stays of four or more nights. If you manage to spend $20,000 in an account year, you’ll get 10,000 bonus points (worth $50). Plus, you get a 20% discount on IHG points purchases when you pay with your card, along with a Global Entry/TSA PreCheck application fee credit (worth up to $100) every four years.

How it all adds up: The IHG Premier Card makes TPG’s list of best hotel credit cards, not only for the bonus offer but also because the ongoing perks easily outweigh its reasonable annual fee. With just the anniversary reward night you could easily book a night at a hotel that costs $200 or more. Plus, the card helps your IHG points go further with the fourth-reward-night perk, which means you can stay four nights by paying just the points cost of three nights.

This card earns 10x IHG points at IHG hotels and resorts, 2x points at gas stations, grocery stores and restaurants and one point per dollar spent everywhere else.

Read TPG’s IHG® Rewards Club Premier Credit Card review.

United Business Card

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(Photo by John Gribben for The Points Guy)

Annual fee: $99

Welcome bonus: Earn 100,000 miles after you spend $10,000 on purchases in the first three months your account is open.

Valuable perks: The primary cardholder and one companion will receive one free checked bag (when you pay for the flight with your United Business card), saving you $60 per person round-trip. You also get two one-time United Club passes each year (worth $118), expanded award availability and $100 United travel credit when completing seven eligible United purchases of $100 or more every account anniversary year

Cardholders also earn 500 Premier Qualifying Points (PQPs) for every $12,000 you spend with the card, up to 1,000 PQPs in a calendar year. Expanded award availability is another valuable perk that makes this card a long-term keeper.

How it all adds up: The United Business card is great if you don’t have United elite status because it gives you access to one of the best status perks – expanded award availability. And if you have United status, you’ll have access to complimentary upgrades on award tickets, which isn’t available if you don’t have a United Airlines credit card.

With this card you’ll earn 2x United miles on United purchases, local transit and commuting, gas stations, office supply stores and restaurants and one mile per dollar everywhere else.

Read TPG’s United Business card review.

Bottom line

This is an incredible time to add a new card to your wallet, with multiple cards offering 100,000-point bonuses and many that can easily net you at least $1,000 in value. Just keep in mind that the cards with the most perks often have the highest annual fees, so make sure that you’re getting enough value to justify spending big money on a single card.

Additional reporting by Jason Stauffer.

For rates and fees of the Amex Platinum Card, please click here.
For rates and fees of the Amex Business Platinum Card, click here.
For rates and fees of the Hilton Aspire Card, please click here.
For rates and fees of the Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant, please click here.
For rates and fees of the Delta Platinum Amex, please click here.
For rates and fees of the Delta Reserve Amex, please click here.
For rates and fees of the Delta Platinum Business Amex, please click here.
For rates and fees of the Delta Reserve Business Amex, please click here.

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