Last updated: 10/16/2020

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Citi AAdvantage Platinum Select

Earns: American AAdvantage

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One of the better options if you want to earn American miles. But with those miles being so hard to use, you might want to consider a different card. Even a generic travel rewards card might be a better way to get free flights on the airline.

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Last updated: 10/16/2020

Citi AAdvantage Platinum Select

Earns: American AAdvantage

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GigaTake:

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One of the better options if you want to earn American miles. But with those miles being so hard to use, you might want to consider a different card. Even a generic travel rewards card might be a better way to get free flights on the airline.

Card Highlights

Reward Summary
2x Dining
2x Gas
2x American Airlines
1x All Other
Annual Fee
$0 first year
$99 thereafter
Foreign Transaction Fees
0%
Welcome Bonus
50,000 Points

After you spend $2,500 in 3 months

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Monetary value of points

We value American AAdvantage at 1.2 cents per point.

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Card Benefits

Additional perks of owning this card

First checked bag free

First checked back is free on domestic American Airlines itineraries for you and up to four companions traveling with you on the same reservation.

Preferred boarding

Eligible credit cardmembers will board after Priority boarding is complete, but before the rest of economy boarding.

25% off inflight

Receive a 25% savings on eligible inflight food and beverage purchases when you use your card on American Airlines flights.

Card Details
PURCHASES APR 15.99% to 24.99%
CASH ADVANCE APR 25.24%
BALANCE TRANSFER FEE Either $5 or 3% of the amount of each transfer, whichever is greater.
CASH ADVANCE FEE Either $10 or 5% of the amount of each cash advance, whichever is greater.
LATE PAYMENTS Up to $40
FOREIGN TRANSACTION FEE 0%