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What is TSA Pre® and Global Entry?

Global Entry is a U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) program that allows expedited clearance for pre-approved, low-risk travelers upon arrival in the United States. Members enter the United States through automatic kiosks at select airports.TSA Pre® is an expedited security screening program connecting travelers departing from the United States with smarter security and a better air travel experience.

Passengers considered low-risk who qualify for the program can receive expedited screening either as a member of the program or another specific trusted traveler group.

As a member you will not be required to remove:

  • Shoes
  • Laptops
  • 3-1-1 liquids
  • Belts
  • Light jackets

Click here for more information on how you can join TSA Pre® and other Trusted Traveler Programs

Related: Travel Insurance. In addition to a smoother security check, be sure you’ve considered how you’ll get home if you have an emergency situation pop up!

Don’t have a plan?…GET A PLAN

How to Get TSA Pre® and Global Entry for FREE

TSA Pre® costs $85 and is valid for five years. Global Entry costs $100 every five years.

However, membership (if you qualify) is included with several credit cards and loyalty programs in the membership cost. Here are some of the best options:

  • The Platinum Card® from American Express ($550 annual fee)
  • Chase Sapphire Reserve ($450 annual fee)
  • Citi Prestige Card ($450 annual fee)
  • U.S. Bank Altitude Reserve Visa Infinite Card ($400 annual fee)
  • Orbitz Rewards

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