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Frontier Airlines World MasterCard

by on Sat November 3, 2012 • 1 Comment


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  • Earn 40,000 bonus miles after spending $500 in purchases in the first 90 days
  • Earn up to 10,000 bonus miles on balance transfers (1 mile per $1 transferred) in the first 90 days
  • Earn DOUBLE miles on purchases at and 1 mile per $1 on all other purchases
  • No blackout dates! Book any roundtrip award flight on Frontier starting at 20,000 miles (subject to fees/taxes from $5)
  • Cardmember Exclusive! Redeem roundtrip companion award tickets for 5,000 less miles (from 15,000 miles plus taxes/fees from $5)
  • 0% Introductory APR on purchases and balance transfers for the first 12 months after account opening. After that, a variable APR, currently 15.99% or 24.99% based on your creditworthiness
  • $69 Annual Fee

Foreign Exchange Transaction Fee: 3%

Miles can be used for travel with:  Frontier Airlines.

Companion travel benefit. When you fly on a paid ticket, you can get a companion free ticket using your miles for a reduced rate. For example, 15,000 miles for a companion roundtrip ticket within the U.S. and Alaska. This is exclusive to Frontier MasterCard holders.

Our review: Generous intro bonus…few fees

This is a fairly straightforward card for people who find Frontier’s routes convenient and tend to fly them for most trips.  Earning power is in line with standard airline miles cards and this is  the only way to earn undiluted Frontier miles with a credit card.  The intro bonus is quite generous, enough for almost two round trip domestic tickets. Frontier offers a domestic round trip for just 20,000 miles, versus the 25,000 standard on most airlines.

Frontier is also helpful with fees. There are no fees for changing or canceling an award ticket 8 days or more before the flight, which offers you peace of mind and flexibility. And within 7 days, the fee is just $50.

However most travelers who don’t fly often with Frontier will find a larger frequent flyer program offers more flexibility and value. In fact a hotel card that allows transfer to airline miles like the Starwood Preferred Guest American Express is probably a better deal for the casual traveler.

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Partner Offer

50,000 bonus points

Intro Offer

$0 introductory annual fee, then $95

Annual Fee


Foreign Transaction Fee Waived


Points Can Transfer to Airline Miles ?

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