Your Last Chance to Get the US Airways Card Will Be mid-2015

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Citi Offering 3 AAdvantage Miles Per Dollar on Gas, Groceries, and More. Targeted?

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Yesterday I got an email with the subject line "Earn 3X American Airlines AAdvantage® Miles | Enroll in one click!"

By clicking the button inside the email, I enrolled myself for 3 American Airlines miles per dollar at department stores, restaurants, gas stations, and grocery stores through 12/31/13 on purchases made with my Citi AAdvantage card.

The Three Best Credit Cards for Free Luxury Hotel Nights

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For me, first class flights would be out of reach without miles. I can't spend $10,000 for a first class flight on an airline like Emirates.

Luckily I don't need to because I have plenty of miles, and I could fly economy class in a pinch.

Fancy hotels are similar.

Rookie Alli’s First Cards: Execution

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Previously: Rookie Alli's First Cards: Picking the Cards

Execution

My first cards couldn't have been easier! While I did hit a couple of snags, none were very serious, and I am treating them as learning experiences.

How to Earn 105,000 Miles in the Next Few Weeks

Yesterday I talked about why newbies should dip their toes in the credit card pool--the rewards are enough to travel for pennies in first class. In this post, I'll give you an overly detailed explanation of how I would start today if I were new.

This post is as bare bones as I can make it and might leave you with a lot of questions. I hope it spurs a full interest in collecting and redeeming miles. I hope you'll become a regular reader of MileValue.

Will Citi Have the Next Hot Transferable Points?

According to this thread on FlyerTalk, Citi has announced that ThankYou Points earned from  its own ThankYou Point credit cards can now be transferred to Hilton HHonors points.

There some huge pros to this announcement but also some really troubling concerns that need further clarification. Read on for my analysis.

What is the transfer ratio of ThankYouPoints to Hilton HHonors points?

According to the Hilton website, ThankYou Points (TYP) can be transferred to Hilton HHonors at a ratio of 1:1.5. The minimum number of TYP that can be transferred is 1,000.

Get on American’s New 777-300ER in Business Class

American Airlines business class used to stink.

Citi AAdvantage Visa and American Express: $2,099 Sign Up Bonuses

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Citi AAdvantage Visa and American Express Quick Facts

Issuing Bank: Citi

Absolute Value of Sign Up Bonuses (combined): $2,098.77

Rebate Percentage of Visa: 49.4%

Rebate Percentage of American Express: 22.2%

Preface

I am combining my analysis of these two cards because hundreds of people have reported you can get both cards on the same day! I've done it myself, and getting both at once is a no-brainer.

The issuing bank is Citi for both cards.

Up to 10k Free American Airlines Miles Each Year

Earlier this year, Citi introduced a unique benefit to its American Airlines credit cards. (Yes, cards plural; serious mileage earners get two at a time.