After 8 years and $25K+ of free flights, some thoughts and tips on securing companion pass for 2022/23.

  • 1:14 - 8 years of churns...
  • 4:36 - 125K points = $3,500
  • 8:40 - Workaround for Amex travel credit
  • 10:41 - Business cards for 2022/23
  • 12:09 - Pair with $750 Chase Bus Checking offer
  • 13:52 - Chase's 1/30 rule
  • 16:27 - Chase's 24-month cooldown
  • 17:42 - Rotate P1-P2 every 2 years
  • 18:34 - Best time to apply (Nov/Dec)
  • 21:27 - Safest time to meet spend (Jan)
  • 23:45 - Don't count on Jan flights
  • 2021 megathread - reddit
  • Chase $750 Business Checking - DoC
  • Chase Southwest Cards - direct