JetBlue (Nasdaq: JBLU) and Barclaycard today announced the launch of the new suite of JetBlue MasterCard credit cards, the latest complement to JetBlue’s TrueBlue loyalty program. The new JetBlue® Card features a limited-time 10,000 bonus points offer and an easy-to-earn travel rewards program. Cardmembers can earn accelerated TrueBlue points in new ways for everyday spending at restaurants and grocery stores. With the new card, cardmembers can earn award flights even faster.
“We wanted to put the award-winning JetBlue experience in our customers’ wallets,” said Jamie Perry, vice president, marketing, JetBlue. “It’s simple; customers want to earn flights more quickly. With our new card, you’re able to earn points toward your trip and get there even faster than you think.”
JetBlue’s new MasterCard and partnership with Barclaycard provides even more options for JetBlue travelers and small business owners including enhanced chip card security and card acceptance. Cardmembers will receive all of the benefits of JetBlue’s TrueBlue program including no blackout dates on JetBlue-operated flights, unlimited earning potential, Family Pooling of points and, TrueBlue points that don’t expire. All benefits combine to make a customer’s next trip well within reach. JetBlue is making reward travel possible for even more people.
“JetBlue is an innovative company that is reinvigorating the travel industry with its service and customer experiences,” said Kristen Bowdoin, director of the JetBlue partnership, Barclaycard “We are pleased to introduce an easy-to-use travel rewards credit card program that offers cardmembers simple options to earn more points, so they can experience more of the great benefits JetBlue has to offer.”
“Today’s consumer is looking to take their travel and spending further,” said Michael Cyr, group executive, U.S. Market Development, MasterCard. “The new JetBlue offerings provide cardmembers benefits that not only save them time and money when they travel but also help them earn rewards faster while providing them access to exclusive offers and benefits only available with a MasterCard.”
JetBlue is introducing a variety of new card options to meet the needs of today’s customer. All new JetBlue credit cards feature:
JetBlue cardmembers also will enjoy access to exclusive MasterCard benefits like:
NEW! JetBlue Card
Perfect for people who love JetBlue and also want an everyday credit card that offers great value. Benefits include:
NEW! JetBlue Plus Card
Perfect for the avid traveler who loves JetBlue and wants even more out of their JetBlue experience. The card has a $99 annual fee and benefits include:
NEW! JetBlue Business Card
Perfect for small business owners with special perks like an embossed business name, employee cards, employee account controls, individual online statements, consolidated annual report, downloads to business software, Global Assistance Services, and an identity theft helpline. The card has a $99 annual fee and additional benefits include:
Current JetBlue Card® from American Express® cardmembers will receive the JetBlue® Rewards MasterCard® issued by Barclaycard and current JetBlue Business Card from American Express cardmembers will receive the JetBlue Business MasterCard issued by Barclaycard in mid-March, and can activate and begin using their new card on or after 6 a.m. ET, March 21, 2016.
The new suite of credit cards can be used anywhere MasterCard is accepted across the globe and feature enhanced security, benefits, rewards and access to exclusive experiences aligned with cardmember preferences and behaviors.
To apply for the new cards, to learn more about the benefits listed above and for full Terms and Conditions, visit:
JetBlue consistently delivers on its promise to provide a loyalty program that rewards all customers, regardless of their travel frequency. With JetBlue’s TrueBlue loyalty program, there are no blackout dates, all seats are available, and points never expire. JetBlue’s most loyal customers can qualify for Mosaic, which means more points, benefits and exclusive offers, all from flying 30 segments plus 12,000 base flight points, or by earning 15,000 base flight points within a calendar year. Additional information about TrueBlue and how to register can be found here: https://trueblue.jetblue.com.