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Southwest® Rapid Rewards® Performance Business Credit Card

► 2022 Review, Application & Rates

"If you do a lot of business travel, this card is worth a serious look. Get rewarded for your business purchases with free flights and other impressive travel perks."
- Toby Sembower,
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BEST OVERALL RATING

★★★★★

4.5

OVERALL RATING

  • Earn 80,000 points after you spend $5,000 on purchases in the first 3 months.
  • 9,000 bonus points after your Cardmember anniversary.
  • Earn 4X points on Southwest® purchases.
  • Earn 3X points on Rapid Rewards® hotel and car partners.
  • Earn 2X points on rideshare.
  • Earn 2X points on social media and search engine advertising, internet, cable, and phone services and 1X points on all other purchases.
  • 4 Upgraded Boardings per year when available.
  • Global Entry or TSA PreCheck® Fee Credit.
Intro (Purchases)
Intro (Transfers)
Regular APR
Annual Fee
Credit Needed
N/A
N/A
18.24% - 25.24% Variable
$199
Good/Excellent

Interest Rate

Annual Fee

Credit Needed

Our Ratings By Category

Air Miles
(Ranked #15 out of 23)
★★★★★
4.5
Best Overall
(Ranked #72 out of 152)
★★★★★
4.5
Business
(Ranked #19 out of 24)
★★★★★
4.5
Excellent Credit
(Ranked #46 out of 59)
★★★★★
4.5
Good Credit
(Ranked #42 out of 61)
★★★★★
4.5
Points & Gifts
(Ranked #24 out of 31)
★★★★★
4.5
Travel
(Ranked #30 out of 40)
★★★★★
4.5

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