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Citi Price Rewind limit to remain until 2019?

Several months ago, it was announced that Citi Price Rewind would become less generous. Specifically, the total limit for claims annually was scheduled to drop from $2,500 per year ($500 per claim) to just $1,000 per year in total claims (up to $200 per individual claim). Doctor of Credit reports that sources have confirmed that the $2,500 total cap will remain until January 1, 2019 (capped at $200 per claim), though we haven’t yet seen clear evidence from Citi’s…

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Citi ThankYou Transfer Bonus: 30% To Flying Blue

Citi ThankYou Flying Blue Transfer Bonus

Until August 29, 2018, you can transfer Citi ThankYou points to your Flying Blue account and get a 30% bonus. The Deal Transfer ThankYou points to Flying Blue and get 30% bonus miles. Key Terms Expires August 29, 2018. Quick Thoughts ThankYou points usually transfer to Flying Blue on a 1:1 basis, so with this transfer bonus they’ll transfer on a 1:1.3 basis. That’s great news if you’d like to take advantage of the Promo…

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36,000 points in 8 minutes (sort of) and what I learned

Without a doubt, the easiest way to earn miles and points is through credit card bonuses. The welcome offers on many cards are huge and often represent multiples in the 10-20 points per dollar range compared to the minimum spend required. After sign up bonuses are earned, many people skip right to category bonuses as the next means of maximizing their mileage. However, there is another option in between: retention bonuses. Yesterday, an eight minute call…

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(EXPIRED) Free $10 at Amazon for setting Citi as 1-click method [Targeted, YMMV]

There is a targeted offer out to get a free $10 credit at Amazon.com for changing your 1-click payment method to a Citi card. Unfortunately, I was not targeted for this promotion — but it’s easy to click the link below to check and see if you are eligible. The Deal Get a free $10 Amazon promotional credit by changing your 1-click default payment method to an eligible Citi card Direct link to see if you are targeted…

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The best way(s) to use 180K Thank You points

With a newborn infant (already past the newborn stage!) at home, my wife and I have been cost-cutting as of late to stay on budget. As a points-and-miles collector and blogger, one topic of discussion has been which annual fees are worth paying. With recent devaluations to the Citi Prestige card, we’ve certainly considered cancelling. That’s a bit easier said than done for me as I was granfathered in to a $350 annual fee on my…

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Citi Prestige: Weird but valuable benefits

In light of the news that Citi has reduced many of the Prestige card’s travel & purchase protections, I expect that readers are wondering whether to dump their Prestige card when the next annual fee is due.  I’m wondering the same.  First, though, it makes sense to review the Prestige card’s benefits.  Specifically, lets look at the benefits that are not readily available with other ultra-premium cards.  I bet that you’ll be surprised by a…

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50K + $200 statement credit offer for American Airlines card

While looking at an upcoming reservation online, I saw a new offer for the Citi AAdvantage Platinum Select World Elite Mastercard: get 50,000 miles after spending $2,500 in purchases in the first 3 months plus get up to $200 in statement credits for eligible American Airlines purchases in the first 12 months. The standard offer you’ll find on our Best Offers page is for 60,000 miles after spending $3,000 on purchases in the first three months. Whether you would…

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[Expired][Targeted] Citi 20% discount on gift card redemptions

Citi is sending out emails to Citi Prestige cardholders with an offer to save 20% on gift card redemptions using Citi ThankYou points. With this promotion, you can redeem 4,000 Citi points for a $50 gift card (other denominations are also available — see under “The Deal” below). That’s only a value of 1.25 cents per point, but if you’re flush with ThankYou points and would like to cash in, it beats taking 1 cent per point. The…

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Negative Citi Price Rewind Change

Citi has announced a coming negative change on its Price Rewind price protection benefit. Starting July 29th, Price Rewind claims will be limited to $200 per claim, up to a maximum of $1000 per year. That’s a sizable drop from the current benefit. As a reminder, the current benefit for claims before July 29th, 2018 is much more generous, at $500 per claim, up to $2,500 per year. Moving forward, you’ll still have 60 days to make a claim, but the…

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