How to apply for the UnionBank Cebu Pacific GetGo Platinum card
UnionBank and Cebu Pacific have joined forces to offer a new fleet of cards with a whole bunch of features that you will definitely love. As the credit card market becomes more competitive, you can expect to reap the rewards.
Pacific GetGo Platinum Card offers 10% discount on points when you book flights with GetGo. It also helps you to enjoy cashless payments using Visa both abroad and locally. This is clearly the right card for a frequent traveler.
The application process is also very straightforward, and all you need to do is log into the UnionBank website and choose the card you want to apply for. The next step will be to complete their online application form.
- Client type – The card is applicable only to Filipino residents.
- In order for you to become eligible for this card, you must be an employee. You could either job for government or in the private sector or be self-employed.
- Annual income – The minimum annual income to qualify should be around PHP 1,200,000 and you must be between 18 and 60 years old.
- the the annual card fee is PHP 5,000.
- You have access to a cash advance, and the fee for the advance is charged at 6%, or PHP 300, whichever is greater.
- Additionally, you will be charged PHP 500 if you do an over-the-counter transaction.
- Late Payment Fee – There is a PHP 750 fee charged for any late payment.
- Card Replacement Fee – Fee of PHP 400 PER CARD.
- Over Limit Fee – There is a PHP 500 fee charged for any spending over the limit on the card.
Advantages of the card
Cashless Transactions Abroad
When traveling, you don’t have to worry about transacting with a different currency. You don’t have to do this. This card is accepted in most places, and you can shop easily and hassle-free, especially when you are away from home.
First class treatment
The GetGo Platinum Visa card gives you exclusive access to priority recordings in certain terminals, an additional 5 kg, free baggage allowance and free access to airport lounges at NAIA Skyview Lounge Terminal 3.
You can also access the MIASCOR lounge at Davao International Airport. Plus, you get free travel insurance. This is clearly a good deal for people who travel constantly.
Visa extended rewards
All Platinum cardholders will enjoy extended benefits and privileges on their Visa cards, such as 24 hour Visa concierge service it ranges from restaurant recommendations to flight reservations.
You will also have access to a global clientele assistance in case of loss of card, blocking of your account or replacement of your card and its sending wherever you are, with emergency money.
There is a lot of discounts for car rentals and hotel reservations also for cardholders, without forgetting the benefit of extended global acceptance of the card wherever you are and access to withdrawals from ATMs.
Alerts and promotions
You can make the card’s travel rewards programs more interesting with the exclusive reviews they offer on seat sales and sales to your favorite international and local destinations.
If you have the GetGo Visa card, you will instantly receive special flights with the points you earn. Plus, when you travel you get more points.
There are also many promotions out there with a list of merchants who have partnered with GetGo and UnionBank which can earn you points.
Instant point system
All Platinum cardholders are enrolled in GetGo program immediately where they start earning points on all purchases made with the card. This includes paying for flights or expenses with authorized business partners.
They combined the GetGo program with all new cards. You can also earn points on Cebu Pacific flights.
they have one of the better rate of gain in the market. For every P30 you spend on the card, you will earn 1 GetGo point. points are usually credited directly to your GetGo account.
Converting these points is also very easy with Visa cards. One of the best ways is to convert points to flights, which means you can end up fly for free.
As a new cardholder, when you apply for the platinum card, you get 8,000 points after spending PHP 20,000 within 65 days of approval. These are special promotional points that you can convert into traveler miles.
If you would like to know more about this offer, you can contact UnionBank directly at (+632) 8-841-8600. Alternatively, you can visit their main office in Plaza Meralco Ave cor. Onyx and Sapphire Rds, Ortigas Center, Pasig, Philippines.
You could also email them to customer [email protected]
It’s a big menu, especially for people who fly frequently. Although you have to follow Unionbank terms and conditions, they still have great rates and straightforward requirements.
To note: There are risks when applying for and using credit. Consult the bank terms and conditions page for more information.