United and Bank One Reward Mileage Plus Visa Cardmembers With Double Miles For Purchases Through October 31

Jul 17, 2002, 01:00 ET from First USA

    WILMINGTON, Del., July 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- With summer vacations
 in full swing, now is the perfect time to take advantage of the latest mileage
 promotion being offered by United Mileage Plus Visa.  Each time United Mileage
 Plus(R) Visa(R) cardmembers use their credit card through Oct. 31, they will
 earn double miles with every purchase.
     "This is an exciting opportunity for our credit card customers and a great
 way for us to reward their loyalty," said Robert Sahadevan, Senior Vice
 President, Mileage Plus, UAL Loyalty Services.  "We will continue to seek ways
 to provide exceptional value to our customers."
     "This promotion is yet another example of how we are driving value for our
 consumers by providing them with the opportunity to earn double miles," said
 Joe Venuti, Senior Vice President of Relationship Management for First USA.
 "We recognize the importance of mileage rewards to our cardmembers, which is
 why we're offering this promotion for an extended period of time."
     The United Mileage Plus Visa program continues to enhance benefits for
 cardmembers.  The United Mileage Plus Visa card with Visa Signature(R)
 benefits and the United Mileage Plus Platinum Business card were both recently
 introduced, offering exceptional value to consumers and small businesses.
     To participate in the Double Miles promotion, cardmembers should call
 1-800-359-8252 by Sept. 5, to register their Mileage Plus credit card.  For
 additional information about the United Mileage Plus Visa card or to apply,
 visit www.mileageplusvisa.com .
     The United Mileage Plus Visa card is issued by First USA, Bank One's
 credit card company.
     About First USA
     First USA, a subsidiary of Bank One Corporation (NYSE:   ONE), is the
 largest issuer of Visa(R) credit cards in the world.  First USA offers credit
 cards for businesses and consumers under the First USA and Bank One names and
 on behalf of its marketing partners, including some of the leading
 corporations, universities and affinity organizations in the United States.
 Bank One Corporation is the nation's sixth-largest bank holding company, with
 assets of more than $270 billion.  Visit our site at www.firstusa.com .
     About Mileage Plus
     Mileage Plus, with more than 40 million enrolled members, has been named
 the best frequent flyer program by Business Traveler International magazine in
 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000 and 2001.  In addition to earning miles through
 flights on United, Mileage Plus members can earn miles with over 100 partners,
 including credit cards, long distance providers, grocery purchases, online
 stock trading, dining at partner restaurants and shopping at partner stores.
 Program guidelines are available online at united.com.
     About Visa U.S.A.
     Visa is the world's leading payment brand and largest consumer payment
 system, enabling banks to provide their consumer and merchant customers with a
 wide variety of payment alternatives.  More than 14,000 U.S. financial
 institutions rely on Visa's processing system, VisaNet, to facilitate over
 $915 billion in annual transaction volume -- including roughly half of all
 Internet payments -- with virtually 100 percent reliability.  U.S. consumers
 carry more than 376 million Visa-branded cards, accepted at more than 24
 million locations worldwide.  Visa's people, partnerships, brand, technology
 and security standards are helping to create universal commerce - the ability
 to safely conduct transactions anytime, anywhere, anyway.  Please visit
 www.visa.com for additional information.
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