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Citi AAdvantage Reduced Mileage Awards for Fourth Quarter 2012

The fourth quarter Citi reduced AAdvantage Award chart has been published and there are a number of great destinations listed.  Here’s a look at a few of them: Montreal, QC Santa Barbara, CA Monterey, CA Sante Fe, NM, Grand Junction, CO Colorado Springs, CO Charleston, SC Reagan Airport, Washington D.C. Walton Beach, FL Depending upon…

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So I learned something new about the Citi AAdvantage Card: Round-trip tickets for only 15,750 miles

A few months ago Citi started offering card holders a 10% mileage rebate of redeemed miles.  For example, if you redeem 25,000 AAdvantage Miles for a MileSAAver award, you’ll get 2,500 miles credited back to your account. This new benefit lead to a discussion with a reader about whether or not this rebate included miles…

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Citi releases Third Quarter 2012 AAdvantage Reduced Mileage Awards

Reader Giveaway Last Friday I explained to readers that my 5 year old nephew and I were traveling together for the first time without one of his parents. I asked you to enter my random drawing for 1,000 AAdvantage Miles and an AAdvantage logo paper clip tin by sharing your best advice traveling with a…

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Upgraded: Citi Platinum Select AAdvantage card – Free Checked Bag, Priority Boarding, Mileage Bonus

Just a quick post to let you know about some new benefits for Citi Platinum Select AAdvantage card holders including free first checked bags, priority boarding, 10 percent miles back on American Airlines AAdvantage miles redeemed. From the press release: The ability to earn more AAdvantage miles faster. • Ten percent miles back on AAdvantage…

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Reader Contest: Citi releases Second Quarter 2012 AAdvantage Reduced Mileage Awards

If you’re thinking about using some of your AAdvantage miles for a late Spring or early Summer break, and you’re Citi AAdvantage cardholder, you might be interested in the just released list of destinations on Citi’s second quarter reduced mileage awards chart: Redeem American Airlines AAdvantage Miles for Travel Second quarter awards are valid for…

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Citibank target of class-action lawsuit over taxable AAdvantage miles

You probably recall the controversy Citibank started last month, when they started sending out 1099s to customers that received big AAdvantage Mile signup bonuses for opening new accounts accounts last year. The move made a lot of customers unhappy, and as you might have expected, it was only a matter of time till someone filed…

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An alternative to the Citibank AAdvantage debit card and checking account

I’ve mentioned before that I don’t like to write about mileage earning credit card or financial service offers.  The reasons: • They change too frequently and it’s a challenge to track them all. • There are several other bloggers that cover the subject far better than I ever could. • It’s a boring subject. Don’t get…

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Citi publishes their First Quarter 2012 AAdvantage Reduced Mileage Awards

If you’re thinking about a winter break after the new year and looking to use some of your AAdvantage Miles, take a look at the Citi Reduced Mileage Awards for first quarter 2012: First quarter awards are valid for round trip travel originating in the 48 contiguous United States. Booking is valid December, 2011 –…

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Citibank discontinuing AAdvantage checking debit card

If you’re looking for an alternative to the Citibank AAdvantage Debit Card, see my post about banking with UFB Direct. (Update: Even Megan McArdle, the senior editor for The Atlantic, is unhappy that Citibank is discontinuing the AAdvantage Debit card. And while people aren’t taking to the streets over the issue, someone decided to start…

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