Note: You can exchange 30,000 sign-up bonus AA miles for $121 PayPal credit via Points.com. Or you can exchange 25000 bonus miles for a round-trip ticket (see more info at http://www.aa.com/aadvantage. You have to spend $750 within 4 months after account opening in order to get the bonus.
30,000 American Airlines AAdvantageŽ bonus miles after making $1,000 in purchases in the first 3 months of cardmembership2 - more than enough for a round-trip domestic MileSAAverŽ award (fees of up to $10 apply)
$95 annual fee waived for the first 12 months of cardmembership
1). For benefit to apply, at the time of booking, CitiŽ / AAdvantageŽ account must have been open at least 7 days and reservation must include the primary cardmember's American Airlines AAdvantageŽ number. If your credit card account is closed for any reason, these benefits will be cancelled. This benefit is valid for travel booked and ticketed on or after April 2, 2012. Eligible CitiŽ / AAdvantageŽ cardmembers will have priority boarding privileges when traveling on American Airlines, American Eagle or the AmericanConnectionŽ carrier operated and marketed flights. Priority boarding group will only be printed on the boarding pass of the eligible CitiŽ / AAdvantageŽ primary credit cardmember. Up to four customers traveling with and listed in the same reservation as the CitiŽ / AAdvantageŽ primary credit cardmember are eligible for priority boarding. These benefits will not be available for travel on codeshare flights booked with an AA flight number but operated by another airline. Applicable terms and conditions are subject to change without notice.
2). Earn a $100 American Airlines Flight Discount when you spend $30,000 or more in purchases on your CitiŽ / AAdvantageŽ credit card during your cardmembership year (each 12 month period prior to your anniversary date) and your account remains open for at least 45 days after your anniversary. The Flight Discount expires one year from date of issue. The Flight Discount is redeemable toward the initial electronic ticket purchase of air travel wholly on flights operated by American Airlines, American Eagle or the AmericanConnectionŽ carrier for itineraries sold and originating in the U.S., Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands. The Flight Discount is also redeemable for air travel on any oneworldŽ partner or American Airlines codeshare flight. The Flight Discount is redeemable online at www.aa.com. The Flight Discount is redeemable only toward the purchase of the base air fare and directly associated taxes, fees and charges that are collected as part of the fare calculation for travel on American Airlines, American Eagle or the AmericanConnectionŽ carrier. The Flight Discount may not be used for flight products and/or services that are sold separately or non-flight products and/or services sold by American Airlines. If the ticket price is greater than the value of the Flight Discount, the difference must be paid only with a credit, debit or charge card, or with American Airlines Gift Cards. If travel booked with the Flight Discount is cancelled or changed by the cardmember, the Flight Discount will be forfeited and the cardmember will be responsible for any applicable fare difference and the applicable change fee. The Flight Discount will not be replaced for any reason. The Flight Discount is non-refundable, may not be sold and has no cash redemption value. If the $30,000 purchase requirement was met during your cardmembership year and your account remains open for at least 45 days after your anniversary, please allow 8-12 weeks for the Flight Discount delivery.
3). You will earn two American Airlines AAdvantageŽ miles per $1 spent on eligible purchases made with your CitiŽ / AAdvantageŽ card for items billed by American Airlines as merchant of record. Products or services that do not qualify are car rentals, hotel reservations, AmericanAirlines VacationSM packages, purchases of American Airlines AAdvantageŽ miles, duty free purchases and AA CargoSM products and services. AAdvantageŽ bonus miles will be posted to your AAdvantageŽ account 810 weeks after a qualifying purchase.
4). For the CitiŽ Platinum SelectŽ / AAdvantageŽ Visa SignatureŽ card: The standard variable APR for purchases - 15.24%; standard variable APR for cash advances - 25.24%. The variable Penalty APR is up to 29.99% and may be applied if you make a late payment or make a payment that is returned. The annual fee for this card is $95. However, this fee is waived for the first 12 months. Also, other fees will be assessed. Minimum interest charge - $0.50. Fee for foreign purchases - 3% of each purchase transaction in U.S. dollars. Cash advance fee - Either $10 or 5% of the amount of each cash advance, whichever is greater. Balance transfer fee - Either $5 or 3% of the amount of each transfer, whichever is greater.
5). For benefit to apply, your CitiŽ / AAdvantageŽ account must be open and active at the time of redemption. The American Airlines AAdvantageŽ bonus miles you earn through this benefit will be based on 10% of the total AAdvantageŽ miles you redeem each month during the calendar year. The maximum number of AAdvantageŽ bonus miles you can earn annually from this benefit is 10,000 AAdvantageŽ bonus miles per calendar year, regardless of how many AAdvantageŽ miles you redeem in that calendar year. This benefit only applies to AAdvantageŽ miles redeemed from the primary cardmember's AAdvantageŽ account. Discover all the ways to redeem AAdvantageŽ miles at www.aa.com/redeem. Please allow 6-8 weeks after your redemption for the American Airlines AAdvantageŽ bonus miles to post to the primary cardmember's AAdvantageŽ account.
6). AAdvantageŽ miles are earned on purchases, except returned goods and services, cash advances, convenience checks, transferred balances, credits, fees and interest charges.
7). CitiŽ / AAdvantage cardmembers will receive a 25% savings on in-flight purchases of food, beverages, and headsets on flights operated by American Airlines when purchased with their
CitiŽ / AAdvantageŽ card. Savings do not apply to any other in-flight purchases, such as wireless internet access, SkyMallTM and DutyFree. Offer is available on eligible flights as long as supplies last. Savings will appear as a statement credit 68 weeks after the transaction is posted to the cardmember's credit card account. Additional terms, conditions and restrictions may apply. Applicable terms and conditions are subject to change without notice.
8). American Airlines AAdvantageŽ miles will appear as a bonus in your AAdvantageŽ account 8-10 weeks after you have met the purchase requirement.