To be clear up front, this is certainly a targeted offer, but I thought it was worth discussing here. I received both a mailer and an email for it on the same day (Wednesday) for 3X bonus miles for purchases made with my Citi AAdvantage Executive card.
“Online purchases” is a pretty broad category. I can buy just about anything online, and frequently do. Of course, online purchases of AA tickets are excluded. On the other hand, I don’t see anything in the terms and conditions that exclude Amazon, where I frequently shop. I just might take advantage (no pun intended) of this, even if it is capped at 2,500 miles. Did you receive an offer for your Citi AAdvantage card? What was it? Share in the comments, including the type of card you have and the offer.
Offer terms and conditions
1This offer starts upon enrollment and will end on 09/30/2015. Earnings associated with this program will equal 2 AAdvantage® bonus mile(s) per $1 spent on eligible purchases and may overlap with other special offers in which you are currently enrolled. AAdvantage® miles earned with this offer are subject to a maximum of 2,500 AAdvantage® bonus miles. This offer excludes the double miles benefit on eligible American Airlines and US Airways purchases, balance transfers, cash advances, convenience checks, items returned for credit, fees and interest charges. Online purchases are transactions made via a computer network or other online service. We reserve the right to determine which purchases qualify for this offer. All purchases must be posted during the promotional period.
In order to qualify for this offer, the account must be open and current at all times. If your account is closed for any reason, including if you convert to another card product, you may no longer be eligible for this offer. You may receive more than one communication regarding this bonus offer with a reply-by-date mentioned within; however, if you have already enrolled in this offer, no further action is required. This promotional offer is non-transferrable and applies to the account ending in the last 4 digits referenced in this offer.
If you have transferred a balance to this account or do so in the future, interest will be charged on purchases made with your credit card, unless your purchases have a 0% APR, or you pay the entire balance (including any transferred balances) in full each month by the payment due date.
American Airlines reserves the right to change the AAdvantage® program rules, regulations, travel awards and special offers at any time without notice and to end the AAdvantage® program with six months notice. Any such changes may affect your ability to use the mileage awards or credits that you have accumulated. Members may not be able to obtain all offered awards at all times or use awards for all destinations or on all flights. AAdvantage® travel awards, mileage accrual and special offers are subject to government regulations. Unless specified, AAdvantage® miles earned through this promotion/offer do not count toward elite-status qualification or AAdvantage Million Miler℠ status. American Airlines is not responsible for products or services offered by other participating companies. For complete details about the AAdvantage® program, visit aa.com/aadvantage.
Citibank is not responsible for products and services offered by other companies.