The Citi Platinum Select AAdvantage World MasterCard

by : Richard Gilliland

Benefits Of The Card

The card enables you to earn one mile for spending one dollar. Moreover, the first purchase that you make with your card will give you 15000 bonus miles. The Citi? Platinum Select AAdvantage World MasterCard also offers you various platinum card benefits including the access to the reduced mileage awards.

Though the rates of interest and the annual fee of $85 are above average, the card lets you save money with the free reward flights, provided you can pay the full monthly balance. (The first year is fee-free). There is a cap on the cash advances and the interest rate will never go below the minimum cap.

You will find that this card has great rewards on offer for both the business and the pleasure traveler.?????

Other Benefits

On making purchases worth a minimum of $250, the cardholder will get 20000 American Airline AAdvantage bonus miles and thereafter he/she will receive one mile for spending one dollar on purchases.

The earned miles can be redeemed at any point of time, as there are no blackout dates available on select Airlines like American Eagle, American Airlines and AmericanConnection carriers, as long as the account is operated for at least once in three years. Furthermore, the reduced mileage awards enable your miles to go further.

The credit card does not have any pre-set spending limit and therefore allows you to spend as much as you require. Platinum facilities of the card such as, retail purchase protection, travel accident insurance, extended warranty services, lost luggage coverage and damage insurance or car rental collision loss gives you the chance to shop confidently.

Other than redeeming fly miles with more than 25 airlines, the Citi? Platinum Select AAdvantage World MasterCard also can be redeemable with car rental companies and at many luxurious hotels all over the world.

For purchasing an airfare of $299 or more using your Citi Platinum Select, you can conveniently obtain a companion certificate for free. This permits your friend or business partner a free travel.

Moreover, the card entitles you to personal concierge services to effectively manage your hectic schedule. These services can be favorably availed via the telephone or online.

If you do not want to spend over $100000 on the card per year and can afford to make full payments every month, you can opt for the Citi? Platinum Select AAdvantage World MasterCard.

The Bonus Points

Quite like the other credit cards, the Citi? Platinum Select AAdvantage World MasterCard also offers a financial statement at the end of the year, legal and medical referral services, emergency card and cash replacement and many Internet account related services.

The card provides identity theft solutions, lost as well as stolen card reporting and other benefits for the convenience of the cardholder.