Virgin Atlantic World Elite Mastercard

Virgin Atlantic World Elite Mastercard
75K miles
20K after first purchase + 50K after $12K in 6 months + 5K for adding 2 authorized users
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$90 Annual Fee


Card Type: Mastercard World Elite

Earning rate: 1.5X everywhere

Big spend bonus: 7,500 bonus points with $15K cardmember year spend + an additional 7,500 points with $25K cardmember year spend; Also: 25 tier point towards elite status per $2,500 spend (max 50 tier points per month).

See also: An analysis of the Virgin Atlantic 90K offer

Overview

Thanks to the fact that the Virgin Atlantic World MasterCard offers 1.5 miles per dollar and it offers extra bonuses for high spend, it is possible to average 2.1 miles per dollar with this card. That’s excellent. Plus, this card makes it possible to earn Tier Points through spend in order to get elite status. The biggest downside of the card is its $90 annual fee.

For an in-depth look at this card, see: Virgin Atlantic World Elite Mastercard Deep Dive: Maximize Earnings and Status

Application Tips

Bank of America Application Tips


  • 2/3/4 Rule: Max 2 consumer cards per rolling 2 months, 3 per rolling 12 months, and 4 per rolling 24 months.

  • 5 card limit: You will not get approved for a new consumer card if you already have 5 consumer BOA cards open

  • Get Same Card Again: Yes, even if you still have the previous card open.

  • Hard inquiries are usually combined into 1 when initiated within 30 days but there have been reports of TransUnion not combining.


Click here to check your application status
If denied, call reconsideration here: 800-354-0401 (8am-7pm ET Mon-Fri); 866-695-6598 (business cards);

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Virgin Atlantic World Elite Mastercard
75K miles
20K after first purchase + 50K after $12K in 6 months + 5K for adding 2 authorized users

$90 Annual Fee

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Last updated on May 30th, 2018

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