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Chase’s New Southwest Restriction Is Ruining My 4 Year Plan

The most upsetting churning news of the past week was a new rule implemented by Chase on the Southwest personal credit cards. Going forward, you will not be approved for a second Southwest personal card if you are a current cardholder of a different personal card or received the bonus on a personal card in…

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How to Earn the Southwest Companion Pass: 2018 Update

Update 4/5/2018: You can no longer earn the sign-up bonus on both personal cards. To earn the Companion Pass through sign-up bonuses, you will need to apply for one personal card and the business card. I first wrote about the Southwest Companion Pass in 2016. While not much has changed about the actual process of…

Our Southwest Companion Pass Four-Year Plan

Southwest recently offered a 60,000 point sign-up bonus on all three of their Chase co-branded credit cards. The offers ended at the beginning of October which was perfect timing for earning a two-year Companion Pass for 2018 and 2019. Let me explain. If you get 110,000 Southwest points in a calendar year, you earn a…

Southwest Companion Pass: Guide to Earning The Holy Grail of Free Travel

For the most current information, check out the updated version of this article here. The Southwest Companion Pass is a benefit from Southwest Airlines that allows you to bring a pre-designated travel companion on every flight you book on Southwest, giving new meaning to “you are now free to move about the country”. Earning a…