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Earn 50,000 American Airlines AAdvantage® bonus miles after making $3,000 in purchases within the first 3 months of account opening
The new 18 month language isn't on this application

50k WMC Plat level offer page
Earn 50,000 American Airlines AAdvantage® bonus miles after making $3,000 in purchases within the first 3 months of account opening. American Airlines AAdvantage®
bonus miles are not available if you have had a Citi® / AAdvantage® Platinum Select® Card opened or closed (meaning opened a new card no matter it's current statues) in the past 18 months.

From FlyerTalk Old Citi Executive AA 50k after $5k spend link. The new 18 month language isn't on this application.[/url]


35K WMC consumer and business offer page
$1.5k spending in 3 months

Citibank Contacts:
Application status – https://www.accountonline.com/cards/acq/CardApplicationStatus.do?screenID=3187
(800) 695-5171 – Personal Application Status and Reconsideration Line with live rep
(888) 201-4523 – Application status
(866) 606-2961 – Reconsideration Line
(800) 763-9795 – General Personal Application Inquiries with live rep
(800) 645-7240 – Business Application Status and Reconsideration Line, dial option 3 then option 1 for application status
(800) 288-4653 – Business Application Status and Reconsideration Line, dial option 3 then option 1 for application status
(866) 606-2787 – General Application and Account Questions with live rep

Many people have also had better luck writing to the office of the President for reconsideration on Citi cards:
Mr. Ken Stork
Office of the President
PO Box 6000
Sioux Falls, SD 57117

HT: FT

Citi in NY pulls from either Equifax or Experian or both. YMMV even by the same person.

If you live in NJ or NY, you should freeze your Experian. They will only pull Equifax then. Otherwise, YMMV.

FOR MORE INFO, READ FT'S WIKI - IT IS PHENOMENAL, FT WIKI

Quote from the above mentioned FT WIKI:
For the most part, freezing Experian, or another bureau, will not cause Citi to pull a different bureau. They will almost certainly require you to unfreeze the bureau they wish to pull or deny your application. Some people have been successful providing the PIN but others have not. Mostly, freezing a credit bureau in an attempt to force Citi to pull a different one seems to waste time, money, and effort for little result. But YMMV.

DDF data points (As of 10/2015)
NY- pulls both EQ/EX, can still get instant approval with EX frozen
CA, OH, PA, TX- ONLY EX. Citi will refuse to pull other bureau

Benefits:..
New no forex fees starting Nov.'15

From FT Wiki:"Important exception: If you receive a Platinum World MC which is later converted to a World Elite MC (as indicated on the back of the card), the opening of that card will no longer count for purposes of the 18-month rule. This is true not only for conversions in early 2015, but also for those in more recent months.
Note: It makes no difference when (or whether) you activate the World Elite card. If you have the WE card in hand, then the conversion on Citi's books is already complete. There is nothing magical about activating it.
There are a few reports that some Gold World MC are being converted to Gold World Elite MC and that will no longer count for purposes of the 18-month rule."
UPDATE: As of 02/18/2016 (for applications after 02/09/2016), the W>WE loophole may be dead.
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Re: Citi AA Master Thread
« Reply #7080 on: July 07, 2014, 11:18:26 AM »
Bump
Keep it open and use as leverage if needed. Cancel once approved.
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Re: Citi AA Master Thread
« Reply #7081 on: July 07, 2014, 11:19:43 AM »
Keep it open and use as leverage if needed. Cancel once approved.
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Re: Citi AA Master Thread
« Reply #7082 on: July 07, 2014, 07:38:29 PM »
which link is everyone now using? the first, second or it does not matter? need to fire off a few apps.

http://www.dansdeals.com/go/AA100K/

If landing page doesn't work as reported on 6/8/14 use the link for the application directly.

https://www.citicards.com/cards/acq/Apply.do?app=UNSOL&ProspectID=8289431BF5BC49478648B92A43DF07A8&sc=4XEBP544&m=12F5ZZZZZZZ&langId=EN&siteId=CB&B=A&screenID=3001
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Re: Citi AA Master Thread
« Reply #7083 on: July 07, 2014, 08:03:18 PM »
Keep it open and use as leverage if needed. Cancel once approved.
does that apply if you are applying for #3 and have #1 and#2 open should you cancel#1 before or after you apply for #3?

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Re: Citi AA Master Thread
« Reply #7084 on: July 07, 2014, 08:34:22 PM »
which link is everyone now using? the first, second or it does not matter? need to fire off a few apps.

http://www.dansdeals.com/go/AA100K/

If landing page doesn't work as reported on 6/8/14 use the link for the application directly.

https://www.citicards.com/cards/acq/Apply.do?app=UNSOL&ProspectID=8289431BF5BC49478648B92A43DF07A8&sc=4XEBP544&m=12F5ZZZZZZZ&langId=EN&siteId=CB&B=A&screenID=3001
bump
i know this shouldn't be bumped so quickly but I need to do these apps tonight. i would rather see Dan get the referral than use a FT link that they claim works.
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Re: Citi AA Master Thread
« Reply #7085 on: July 07, 2014, 09:13:01 PM »
FYI, can only do one Citi app per week per person.

Also, I don't believe Dan gets any referral for his AA link, CMIIW.
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Re: Citi AA Master Thread
« Reply #7086 on: July 07, 2014, 09:17:42 PM »
thanks. apps are not for the same person. i thought the first link he would get a referral. just wondering if it makes a difference which link I use.
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Re: Citi AA Master Thread
« Reply #7087 on: July 08, 2014, 02:46:11 PM »
Just got approved second exec card. Wanted to apply for citi hilton reserve. Cant remember or find the citi rules??

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Re: Citi AA Master Thread
« Reply #7088 on: July 08, 2014, 02:49:56 PM »
Cannot got.
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Re: Citi AA Master Thread
« Reply #7089 on: July 08, 2014, 02:54:39 PM »
Not sure if you are talking to me. Either way started looking thru the thread. Seems one app a week. Is that a 7 day period or Sunday is a new day?

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Re: Citi AA Master Thread
« Reply #7090 on: July 08, 2014, 02:58:17 PM »
7 days is 7 days is 7 days.

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Re: Citi AA Master Thread
« Reply #7091 on: July 08, 2014, 03:03:17 PM »
to be safe apply on the eight day (Sundays count).  :)
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Re: Citi AA Master Thread
« Reply #7092 on: July 08, 2014, 03:12:33 PM »
are we using the link in wiki? for the 100k
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Re: Citi AA Master Thread
« Reply #7093 on: July 08, 2014, 08:27:39 PM »
I have 2 open should i cancel 2nd before or after going for #3?

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Re: Citi AA Master Thread
« Reply #7094 on: July 08, 2014, 09:05:10 PM »
That question must have been asked a dozen times.
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Re: Citi AA Master Thread
« Reply #7095 on: July 08, 2014, 09:07:40 PM »
That question must have been asked a dozen times.
Perhaps someone with your kinda polished grammatical skills should volunteer to update the wiki :D
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Re: Citi AA Master Thread
« Reply #7096 on: July 08, 2014, 09:08:50 PM »
If only you had left out the kinda and I'd have considered it.
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Re: Citi AA Master Thread
« Reply #7097 on: July 08, 2014, 09:09:43 PM »
That was the intention.
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Re: Citi AA Master Thread
« Reply #7098 on: July 08, 2014, 11:31:27 PM »
After spending hours on the phone hucaing,  I am doubtful of the reports saying the some had success getting the annual fee waived  :'(
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Re: Citi AA Master Thread
« Reply #7099 on: July 09, 2014, 01:05:50 AM »
That was the intention.

For me not to edit the wiki? :-[
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