Big Changes to the Chase Sapphire Preferred Card and Chase Sapphire Reserve

As of Aug. 16, 2021, you’re going to see some new benefits added to both the Chase Sapphire Preferred Card and Chase Sapphire Reserve credit cards. These benefits include increases in earning rates, hotel credits and point bonuses. Here is a breakdown of the changes that are now live.

Oh, and the Sapphire Preferred is also sporting a new look.

Chase Sapphire Preferred Card Changes

The previous earning rates for the Chase Sapphire Preferred were 2X on dining (including takeout and delivery) and travel and 1X on all other purchases made with the card.