Air India and SBI Card continue to hammer their prized card in the portfolio, the Air India SBI Visa Signature card which I called the best credit card in the Indian market at a point of time! Here is how the further devaluations are coming in.
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How I earned more than 1.25 million miles in 2016!
Last year, I clocked more than a million miles. A lot of them without being on a plane. Here are the details of how it was done, and perhaps, you could do it too!!
I cancelled my SBI Air India Credit Card
It was my go-to card, and now it is just a piece of plastic. Air India and SBI Card’s co-branded credit card was cancelled, because it did not serve its purpose anymore. Thanks but no thanks!
Deal: 15% Discount on Jet Airways through March 2017
Jet Airways is running an upto 15% discount on flights domestically and international flights across their network which may be of interest to you if you have plans of travel over the next couple of months. Here is how to get those discounts
No Air India status for co-branded card holders anymore!
Air India offered the best credit cards in the market, along with partner SBI Cards. Till they realised they were being too generous. And now they are being too stingy. Here is the latest move from SBI Cards which essentially kills this card!
My 2016 Mileage Earning Credit Card Strategy
Every year, I enlist the credit cards I am using and the ones I am junking. Here is the list of cards in my pocket at this point of time. I’m surely on the look out for more opportunities to earn miles and points, so help me filter this list further to make it better!
The Air India SBI card nosedives!
SBI Cards offers a co-branded credit card with AI, which allowed you to earn Air India miles and status on spending on the card.
This card is going to undergo a significant restructuring as of the coming month. Check in if you are affected by the changes.
20-30% Bonus JPmiles for conversion
JetPrivilege is offering a bonus on JPMiles which are converted from Credit Card programs. The bonus is between 20-30% depending on the partner program, and is valid for conversions till October 15, 2015.
MasterCard Lounge Access 2015-16: New Lounges added across India
MasterCard has revamped their lounge access program to offer 31 lounges in 13 cities across India till December 31, 2016. Check out the details of the cities and the various lounges that are on offer for complimentary access for the next 16 months.
AI SBI Card to place limit on mileage conversion
Air India SBI Credit Cards just introduced a new condition where you cannot transfer small amount of miles, but in chunks of 5000 only. Also, a new requirement has been introduced for earning points before burning them.
My 2015 Indian Credit Cards Mileage Earning Strategy
Credit Cards play a huge role in earning miles in the current scenario around India. Here are all the credit cards I am spending on currently, along with my rationale for each of the credit cards. Have a look.