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The Southwest Rapid Rewards Plus card is a cheaper option of the Southwest credit cards. You earn 2 points on every dollar spent on Southwest flights and 1 point on every dollar spent elsewhere. You will receive 3,000 points after your cardmember anniversary each year and a great companion pass after earning 125,000 points in a calendar year (including the welcome bonus). Receive your first and second checked bag free, with a $0 charge for changing or canceling a reward booking.
Earn up to 80,000 points! Earn 50,000 points after $2,000 spent within the first three months. Plus, earn an additional 30,000 points after you spend a total of $10,000 within the first 9 months.
- Good credit needed
- Chase will decline an applicant that has opened 5 or more cards (other issuers included) in the past 24 months. Hence, 5/24 rule
- You can get approved for up to 2 Chase credit cards in 30 days. Business cards and personal cards are counted separately
- If you had received an opening bonus on any personal Southwest rapid rewards credit card in the past 24 months, or you currently have a personal Southwest rapid rewards credit card, then you are not eligible to receive a new bonus
- Chase Bank will usually pull your Experian credit report
- You can check your application status at Chase.com / Customer Center / Check my application status or call 1 888 338 2586
- If declined you can call 1 888 609 7805 to be reconsidered
- Earn a free companion certificate after earning 125,000 Southwest points in a calendar year (welcome bonus points included). You will need to pay the companions taxes and fees.
- Receive your first and second checked bags free on Southwest flights
- $0 dollar change fee on Southwest flights
- Roadside dispatch service
- 3,000 points every year on your Card member anniversary
- Auto Rental Collision Insurance
- Extended Warranty Protection
- Purchase Protection