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JetBlue TrueBlue Points

Enter your spend across several categories to get a list of the best credit cards for earning JetBlue TrueBlue Points. Includes transfer partner cards.


JetBlue features all of the major bank rewards programs as direct transfer partners. AMEX Membership Rewards, Chase Ultimate Rewards, and Citi ThankYou Rewards will be the best programs for earning JetBlue Points. Which program you choose will depend on which categories you spend the most in.

American Express Membership Rewards has a total of 10 credit cards that you can choose from to earn JetBlue Points. AMEX Points transfers to JetBlue Points at a 5:4 ratio. This means that every 1,000 Membership Rewards Points you transfer, you'll end up with 800 JetBlue Points. AMEX covers bonus categories such as restaurant/dining, U.S. supermarket, travel, gas station, and airfare.

Citi ThankYou Rewards is another great choice whien it comes to earning JetBlue Points. As with AMEX, your Citi Points will transfer to JetBlue at the same 5:4 ratio. Citi doesn't have as many options, but they still have great earning rates on the cards they do offer. Citi's line up covers categories similar to AMEX such as grocery, gas station, airfare, and travel.

Chase Ultimate Rewards is also a decent choice for earning rewards. Chase is the only partner that transfers at a 1:1 ratio, but the drawback is that Chase's Ultimate Rewards credit cards offers 2x-3x on the majority of their categories whereas AMEX and Citi offers the chance to earn 3x-5x. You'll need to pair Ultimate Rewards credit cards with Chase cash back cards to get the most out of earning JetBlue Points through transfer partners.

If you're looking to earn on JetBlue purchases, JetBlue Credit Cards will still be your number one choice as you can earn 6x per $1 spent. Something that can't be obtained with transfer partner cards. Plus, you'll receive benefits when flying JetBlue for being a cardholder which can be useful.

Best Credit Card Calculator

This calculator will give you a list of the best credit cards for earning rewards based on your monthly, yearly, or quarterly spend across different categories. Results will include credit cards that earn the rewards directly and credit cards that earn rewards that are transferable to your rewards account.

Credit Card Search Types

Best Cards By Estimated Return - Get a list of credit cards that gives you the best return. This is based on spend, currency value, annual credits, and annual fees.

Best Cards By Total Points - Get a list of credit cards that earns you the most points/miles based on spend. Currency value, annual credits, and annual fees are not factored into this search. Great for those who get waived fees (i.e. military).

After your results are displayed, I recommend clicking on a card's Rewards Calculator. This allows you to come up with a more accurate number by adjusting the cash value of perk, being able to calculate spend bonuses & other savings, add in sign up bonuses, toggle annual fees and authorized user fees, and much more. You'll also be able to compare the results side by side any credit card featured on the site!

Click on Rewards Calculator to compare credit cards side by side based on spend, benefits, and fees. You can also change any credit card to reflect transfer partner ratios (when applicable).

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Personal/Business

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Annual Fee (Range)

The range of fees you're willing to pay to wield such cards.

Foreign Transaction Fee

The percentage of fees you'll pay on the dollar (or local currency) when you use the card outside of it's region.

Results

Do note that results may take a few seconds to generate after doing a search. For more accurate results, I recommend using the Rewards Calculator. Some credit cards may appear in this list more than once if there's more than one path to transferring rewards.
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Page Last Updated: 2020-04-19
Article By: Robert Flowers III

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