Apply for a Chase Southwest Rapid Rewards Visa online at creditcards.chase.com/southwest. If you'd rather speak to a representative, you can also apply by calling Chase customer service at 1-800-792-0001, as of August 2015.
The Chase Southwest Rapid Rewards Visa is a credit card that allows users to earn Rapid Reward Points that can be redeemed for travel on Southwest Airlines or for other goods and services. As of Augsut 2015, customers earn two Points per $1 spent on Southwest Airlines travel or purchases from Rapid Rewards partners and one Point for every $1 spent elsewhere, according to Chase.com. The card also awards 3,000 bonus Points to Plus cardholders and 6,000 bonus Points to Premier cardholders on their account anniversaries. Within the first 90 days of opening the account, new users can earn 25,000 Points by spending $1,000 and can earn one Point per $1 for balance transfers.
The Chase Southwest Rapid Rewards Visa has a number of additional benefits: there no blackout dates or seat restrictions, and Points never expire as long as you make a purchase from Southwest or a Rapid Rewards Partner at least once every 24 months. The card does have a $99 annual fee, as of August 2015, and interest rates and credit limits will vary depending on the applicants' credit rating.