Orbitz.com Launches The Orbitz Rewards Visa(R) Card

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CHICAGO, April 22, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The best travel rewards program just got better. Orbitz.com and Alliance Data Retail Services today introduced the Orbitz Rewards Visa Card, offering travel lovers big rewards when booking flights, hotels and vacation packages and making everyday purchases like gas and groceries. Every time travelers swipe the new Orbitz Rewards Visa Card, they will rack up big rewards and get closer to their next incredible getaway with no annual fee, no foreign transaction fees and no blackout dates on redemption.

Apply now for the new Orbitz Rewards Visa Card with just one click and view full terms and conditions at: www.orbitz.com/visacard .

The Orbitz Rewards Visa Card allows cardholders to earn 5 percent in Orbucks – the currency of Orbitz Rewards – when purchasing flights, hotels and vacation packages on Orbitz.com. This is in addition to Orbucks earned through the Orbitz Rewards loyalty program. All other purchases on the card earn 2 percent in Orbucks. Cardholders receive a $50 activation statement credit after spending $200 on the card within 90 days. Cardholders also become Star-level members of Orbitz Rewards, giving them benefits including hotel upgrades, complimentary hotel amenities and a priority customer service number.

Other benefits of the Orbitz Rewards Visa Card include:
  • Security and protection with zero fraud liability
  • Lost luggage reimbursement
  • Travel accident insurance
  • Auto rental collision damage waiver
  • Hotel burglary coverage
  • Emergency card replacement

Orbucks can be redeemed when booking Orbitz Rewards hotels around the world. The best part? There are no complicated points to calculate – one Orbuck equals one U.S. dollar – and there are no blackout dates, no unrealistic redemption hurdles and no restrictions on combining rewards with other offers. Orbucks earned through the Orbitz Rewards Visa Card do not expire as long as cardholders use the card at least once every 12 months. Travelers still earn airline frequent flyer miles when using the Orbitz Rewards Visa Card.

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