Southwest Airlines Is Making It Easier To Fly For Free With a Friend — Here’s How to Get the Deal

For frequent flyers, a new Southwest Airlines credit card perk is about to make flying with friends a whole lot cheaper.

In a video that’s been viewed over 309,000 times, travel blogger Austin Maxwell shares the airline’s newest credit card benefit — a Companion Pass — which allows two people who buy the same flight and travel together to get a second flight completely free.

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Maxwell says if you apply for any of the three variations of the Southwest credit cards (they range in yearly fees from $69 to $149) and spend $4,000 in the first three months after approval,

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