As one of the three largest credit card payment networks, Visa has a huge stake in satisfying its customers. Unlike its competitor, American Express, Visa is only a payment network and does not issue cards directly. Nevertheless, Visa has created its Visa Signature card program in order to enhance the experiences of its card users. These benefits include offers related to travel, entertainment, food and wine, sports, shopping, and other services. Yet of all of these benefits, here are three of the most valuable ones that you probably are not taking advantage of:
1. Free Movie Tickets With Fandango. Visa has a deal with Fandango, one of the premier movie ticket purchasing web sites, where customers can book two for one tickets each Friday this summer until August 17th. This offer is valid for tickets up to $19.50 each, which includes special showings such as the 3-D IMax summer blockbusters. With the price of movie tickets soaring to ever increasing heights, this is one offer that Visa Signature cardholders should utilize.
2. Visa Signature Luxury Hotel Collection. Visa has selected a portfolio of hotels for this program according to a detailed selection criteria. When booking through this program with a Visa Signature card, customers receive special rates as well as a range of exclusive benefits. These perks include a best available rate guarantee, an automatic room upgrade upon arrival, (when available), free in-room Internet or valet parking, complimentary continental breakfast, late check-out, and a $25 food or beverage voucher. This offer represents a compelling value for vacationers and an irresistible benefit for business travelers who can enjoy these benefits without using up their per diem allowance.
3. Visa Signature Concierge. One of the great benefits of the Visa Signature program is a 24-7 concierge service. Representatives at this toll-free line can perform all sorts of needed tasks including making dinner reservations, travel arrangements, and offering access to entertainment tickets. Business travelers can utilize this service to locate conference rooms or find office supplies while traveling. Their operators can even arrange to have a gift delivered or provide directions when lost. There is no charge for this service, which is available to every Visa Signature cardholders.
Visa is going out of its way to make sure that cardholders have access to as many perks and discounts that their competitors are offering. By being aware of this program, and some of its most useful benefits, cardholders can enjoy these features when they use their card.