Free Admirals Club Day Passes for Amex Platinum Cardholders

Citi OpenDoors

According to a press release I received yesterday, Citi is creating yet another incentive for people to apply for its premium Executive / AAdvantage World Elite MasterCard by handing out free day passes to those who previously had access with another card, such as the Amex Platinum Card. … [Read more...]

Do the American AAdvantage Changes Really Matter?

Tahsir was one of the first to report the recent changes to the American Airlines AAdvantage program. I've merely sat back, amused, and read others' commentary for the last two days. But I haven't seen many happy faces. Dan's Deals called it a "mAAsacre." (Hey, it's AA's fault for … [Read more...]

Don’t Buy American AAdvantage Miles at 29% Off

Bonus AA miles April

American Airlines is running a promotion through April 30 offering 25-40% bonus miles depending on the number you purchase. The best value is 26,000 bonus miles after purchasing 65,000 -- a total of 91,000 miles or almost enough for a round-trip business class ticket to many international … [Read more...]

Check Your Inbox for 3X American Airlines Miles Offers

Citi AAdvantage Platinum (personal card) 3X offer

The best way to currently earn American Airlines miles is by signing up for the Citi Executive AAdvantage card with a 100,000-mile bonus.  It has a $450 fee (really $250 since you get a $200 statement credit) and requires $10,000 of spending (which may be tough now that CVS will stop … [Read more...]

Update on AmEx Platinum Credit for Losing AA/US Lounges

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On Monday, I reminded people to either (1) use the AmEx Platinum credit they received for losing American Airlines/US Airways lounge access, or (2) to call in to American Express and ask if they could get a credit on their Platinum card(s) if they didn't already have one. Regarding #2, … [Read more...]

Don’t Forget: Bonus AAdvantage Miles for Reaching Your EQP Goal

American Airlines Facebook EQP Goal

Remember the American Airlines Facebook promotion that was announced last week? Everyone gets a unique goal for Elite Qualifying Points earned by May 23 in order to earn 2,500 bonus miles. That goal wasn't provided immediately but is now appearing on some people's profiles. When I … [Read more...]