Chase banks PGA of America partnership

US consumer and banking business Chase has entered into a partnership with golf organisation the PGA of America.

Under the multi-year deal, the terms of which were not disclosed, Chase Bank will become the official retail bank of the PGA of America and the organisation’s major tournament, the PGA Championship.

In addition, the company’s Chase Sapphire Preferred premier rewards card will become the official credit card of the PGA of America and the PGA Championship.

Chase Sapphire cardholders will be able to redeem credit card rewards point or purchase exclusive 2015 PGA Championship packages through Chase’s Ultimate Rewards scheme.

Chase Sapphire will also offer card members on-site benefits and experiences at PGA Championship events.