WASHINGTON – February 16, 2010 – Amtrak Guest Rewards® members can earn 5,000 points with the purchase or upgrade of a cell phone and service plan with Points for Wireless, powered by Wirefly, the Internet’s leading retailer of cell phones and service plans.
As a new Amtrak Guest Rewards partner, Wirefly offers members the best deals on today’s most popular cell phones as well as cell service from every major wireless carrier including Verizon Wireless, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile.
“We are pleased to welcome Points for Wireless to the Amtrak Guest Rewards program as we continue to offer members the opportunity to earn points for the things they do every day,” said Michael Blakey, Amtrak’s senior director, loyalty marketing.
“Wirefly is very excited to team with Amtrak to deliver our full suite of wireless products and services to its millions of Guest Rewards members,” said Chad Stockman, vice president of Affinity Relations for Simplexity, parent company of Wirefly.com. “The 5,000 points will help customers accumulate points toward valuable travel rewards, and with their new cell phone purchase, they’ll be able to stay in touch wherever they choose to travel.”
To take advantage of this offer and earn 5,000 points, Amtrak Guest Rewards members should visit www.Wirefly.com/Amtrak and make a purchase. The online store, powered by Wirefly, features hundreds of the latest cell phones, wireless data cards, and netbooks, with instant savings over retail stores and no rebates. Members may earn 5,000 points for each rate plan activated.
Amtrak Guest Rewards points will be posted to the members’ accounts within eight to ten weeks after activation of their new cell phone, and can be redeemed for Amtrak travel, hotel stays, car rentals, retail & restaurant gift cards and much more.
For more information on Amtrak Guest Rewards or to enroll, visit www.amtrakguestrewards.com.