Users of the US based Grand Reserve World Mastercard will now earn three times bonus points on purchases from any restaurant or bar, including take-out and delivery, when using their credit card.
Programme manager, rewards and payments innovator Vertical Finance, said that the new feature rewards cardmembers as they support local restaurants and recognizes the passion that wine enthusiasts have for discovering great food.
California-based Vertical Finance is a fintech and challenger credit card startup. The company’s credit card platform aims to match consumers with high-quality boutique merchants and authentic rewards that enhance their lifestyle pursuits. Its main programme, Grand Reserve, rewards consumers when they shop at wineries, wine clubs, and wine shops.
Cardmembers can redeem points for hundreds of sommelier-curated items such as glasses, decanters, chillers, books, and exclusive experiences at partners wineries. Example rewards include vineyard tours, winemaker dinners and overnight stays.
“We are delighted to offer an even more compelling set of benefits to wine lovers with the launch of these new Grand Reserve World Mastercard features,” said Vertical Finance Founder and CEO Matthew Goldman. “The new features aim to support local restaurants and wine merchants while rewarding cardmembers for doing so – a perfect pairing!”
The Grand Reserve World Mastercard is issued by Celtic Bank, a Utah-Chartered Industrial Bank, Member FDIC.