The Hyatt credit card $50 statement credit offer expired in January 2020. When it was available, World of Hyatt Credit Card users could register for the offer and earn the $50 statement credit after spending $300 directly at a participating Hyatt Place or Hyatt House property in the U.S. or Canada.
While the Hyatt credit card $50 statement credit promotion is no longer available, new cardholders who apply for the Hyatt card directly from the World of Hyatt loyalty program website can get a $200 statement credit after making their first purchase with their new card. An applicant can choose to receive the $200 statement credit or an initial bonus of up to 30,000 points.
Anyone who currently has a Hyatt credit card and previous Hyatt cardholders who have earned a bonus in the last 24 months are not eligible for the statement credit. Cardholders who qualify should receive their statement credit within 6 to 8 weeks after the initial purchase posts to the account.
The World of Hyatt Credit Card’s credit score requirement is at least 700, which means applicants need good credit or better for approval. In addition to a 700+ credit score, the Hyatt Credit Card requires a steady annual income and relatively little outstanding debt. Chase, which issues the World of Hyatt Credit Card, takes these factors into account when deciding whether to approve or deny an application, along with things like the applicant’s payment history and recent credit inquiries.… read full answer
If you’re approved for a World of Hyatt Card, your credit score will also go a long way in determining the card’s interest rate and credit limit. Generally speaking, the higher your credit score, the more likely you are to secure favorable terms on your account.
Hyatt points are worth 2 cents each, on average. That means 10,000 Hyatt points have a value of about $200. Plus, Hyatt points are more valuable than the average hotel points, which are worth roughly 0.95 cents each.
It's important to remember that the value of Hyatt points depends on how they are redeemed. They have the most value when used for World of Hyatt hotel reservations. You can easily calculate the value of Hyatt points for any redemption method, though.… read full answer
How to Earn More Hyatt Points
One of the best ways to increase the number of Hyatt points that you earn is to apply for a Hyatt credit card. That can also help you reach a higher status tier in the World of Hyatt, further boosting your earning potential.
The easiest way to calculate the value of Hyatt points is to determine the dollar value of what you're redeeming for, minus any taxes and fees that you'll still have to pay, and then divide that amount by the number of points you're required to redeem. For your convenience, here's the formula:
Dollar Value of Redemption Item / Number of Hyatt Points Needed = Hyatt Point Value
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