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It’s an excellent time to consider signing-up for a new Citi card. That’s because the sign-up bonus on several of their cards is now 50,000 points or miles!
And for a limited time, you can earn 50,000 American Airlines miles with the Citi AAdvantage Platinum Select personal and business cards after meeting minimum spending requirements. Or from the Citi Executive AAdvantage card!
But how do you decide which cards are best for you? It depends on your travel goals!
Earn Lots of Miles and Points With These Offers!
Note: Citi will only approve 1 credit card application per day, and no more than 2 every ~65 days. And you should wait at least ~8 days between applications.
1. 50,000 Citi ThankYou Points
Link: Citi Prestige
Link: Citi ThankYou Premier
You’ll earn 50,000 Citi ThankYou points after you spend $3,000 on purchases in the 1st 3 months of opening your Citi Prestige or Citi ThankYou Premier account. (EXPIRED.)
And you can transfer Citi ThankYou points to airline and hotel partners such as:
|Citi ThankYou Points Airline Transfer Partners|
|Asia Miles (Cathay Pacific)||EVA Air||Etihad|
|Flying Blue (Air France/KLM)||Garuda Indonesia||Malaysia Airlines|
|Qantas||Qatar Airways||Singapore Airlines|
|Thai Airways||Virgin America||Virgin Atlantic|
|Citi ThankYou Points Hotel Transfer Partners|
These cards are great for folks who want flexibility in how they use their points. Or if you’re not yet sure of your travel plans!
And Citi ThankYou points do NOT expire.
2. 50,000 American Airlines Miles
Link: Citi AAdvantage Platinum Select (Personal)
You can earn 50,000 American Airlines miles when you complete the minimum spending requirements on the Citi AAdvantage Platinum Select (Personal), Citi AAdvantage Platinum Select (Business), and Citi Executive AAdvantage cards.
That’s enough miles for 2 round-trip flights anywhere in the US and Canada (except Hawaii)!
You’re not limited to using your miles on American Airlines. They can also be used to book award flights on oneworld partner airlines, like Cathay Pacific or British Airways.
These cards are great for folks who know they’ll be flying American Airlines or their partners. But if you’re not sure of your travel plans, you may be better off with the Citi Prestige or Citi ThankYou Premier cards!
Citi currently has some excellent credit card sign-up bonuses, so now is a great time to apply!
The Citi Prestige and Citi ThankYou Premier each offer 50,000 Citi ThankYou points after meeting minimum spending requirements. (BOTH EXPIRED.) These cards are good if you want flexibility because they can be transferred to airline and hotel partners, or used to pay for airfare.
But if you like American Airlines or their partners, you may consider the 50,000 American Airlines mile sign-up bonuses on the Citi AAdvantage Platinum Select (Personal), Citi AAdvantage Platinum Select (Business), and Citi Executive AAdvantage cards.
Which of these offers is your favorite?