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Global Entry is a great program that allows US passport holders to clear customs back IN to the United States without having to wait in passport control lines. There are also benefits for crossing the US border by land or sea but I personally have not
How to get Global Entry for free
The best way to get Global Entry for free is to sign up for one of the “premium” cards like Chase Sapphire Reserve, Citi Prestige, etc. These cards all have annual fees in the $450-$550 range but do come with a credit for Global Entry. I do recognize that paying a $450 annual fee does not exactly make Global Entry “free” but I know many folks (myself included) are already getting these cards for their other benefits.
If you’re not a frequent global traveler, another…