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Remember to register for Q3 2017 Credit Card Category Bonuses

Bonus Categories

Many Credit card offer 5% Cashback/5 pints for $1 spend in different categories of spending each quarter. The 3rd quarter of 2017 starts July 1 and it is time to register for those promotions:

Citi® Dividend Card:

Sign up for 3rd quarter 2017 and get 5% cash back at drugstores and fitness clubs
including favorites like:

  • Hotels and resorts within the Hilton Portfolio
  • Airlines

Chase Freedom Card:

Sign up for 3rd quarter of 2017 and earn 5% cash back from Chase on up to $1,500 in
combined purchases from  July 1 – September 30, 2017 at:

  • Restaurants
  • Movie Theaters

Note:

  • earn 5% cash back on up to $1,500 in combined purchases in this quarter’s bonus categories
  • List of included merchants can be found here.

Discover Card:

Sign up for 3rd quarter of 2017 and earn 5% Cashback Bonus on up to $1,500 in purchases at:

  • Restaurants
    Note:
  • earn 5% cash back on up to $1,500 in combined purchases in this quarter’s bonus categories
  • List of included merchants can be found here.

Remember to register for 2nd Q 2017 Credit Card Category Bonuses

Bonus Categories

Many Credit card offer 5% Cashback/5 pints for $1 spend in different categories of spending each quarter. The 2nd quarter of 2017 starts April 1 and it is time to register for those promotions:

Citi® Dividend Card:

Sign up for second quarter 2017 and get 5% cash back at drugstores and fitness clubs
including favorites like:

  • CVS Pharmacy
  • Walgreens
  • Rite Aid
  • LA Fitness
  • 24 Hour Fitness
  • New York Sports Club

Chase Freedom Card:

Sign up for second quarter of 2017 and earn 5% cash back from Chase on up to $1,500 in
combined purchases from April 1 – June 30, 2017 at:

  • Groceries Stores
  • Drug Stores

Note:

  • earn 5% cash back on up to $1,500 in combined purchases in this quarter’s bonus categories
  • List of included merchants can be found here.

Discover Card:

Sign up for second quarter of 2017 and earn 5% Cashback Bonus on up to $1,500 in purchases at:

  • Home Improvement Stores
  • Wholesale Clubs

Note:

  • earn 5% cash back on up to $1,500 in combined purchases in this quarter’s bonus categories
  • List of included merchants can be found here.

Remember to register for 1Q 2017 Credit Card Category Bonuses

Bonus Categories

Many Credit card offer 5% Cashback/5 pints for $1 spend in different categories of spending each quarter. The 1st quarter of 2017 starts January 1 and it is time to register for those promotions:

Citi® Dividend Card:

Sign up for first quarter 2017 and get 5% cash back at drugstores and fitness clubs
including favorites like:

  • Home Depot
  • Home Furnishing Stores

Chase Freedom Card:

Sign up for first quarter of 2017 and earn 5% cash back from Chase on up to $1,500 in
combined purchases from  January 1 – March 31, 2017 at:

  • Gas Stations
  • Local Commuter Transportation

Note:

  • earn 5% cash back on up to $1,500 in combined purchases in this quarter’s bonus categories
  • List of included merchants can be found here.
  • Gas Purchases does not include merchants that do not specialize in selling automotive gasoline; for example, truck stops, boat marinas, oil and propane distributors, and home heating companies.
  • Local Commuter transportation includes taxis, subways, local commuter buses and trains, does not include parking, tolls, and Amtrak® purchases.

Discover Card:

Sign up for first quarter of 2017 and earn 5% Cashback Bonus on up to $1,500 in purchases at:

  • Gas Stations
  • Ground Transportation
  • Wholesale Clubs
    Note:
  • earn 5% cash back on up to $1,500 in combined purchases in this quarter’s bonus categories
  • List of included merchants can be found here.

Remember to register for 4Q 2016 Credit Card Category Bonuses

Bonus Categories

Many Credit card offer 5% Cashback/5 pints for $1 spend in different categories of spending each quarter. The fourth quarter of 2016 started October 1 and it is time to register for those promotions:

Citi® Dividend Card:

Sign up for fourth quarter of 2016 and get 5% cash back at drugstores and fitness clubs
including favorites like:

  • Best Buy®
  • Department stores

Chase Freedom Card:

Sign up for fourth quarter of 2016 and earn 5% cash back from Chase on up to $1,500 in
combined purchases from October 1 – December 31, 2016 at:

  • Department stores
  • Wholesale Clubs, Such as Costco®, BJ’s®, and Sam’s club®
  • Drug Stores

Note:

  • earn 5% cash back on up to $1,500 in combined purchases in this quarter’s bonus categories
  • List of included merchants can be found here.
  • Purchases at Wholesale Clubs does not include gas, fuel, wholesale club specialty service purchase such as travel, insurance, cell phone and home improvement.

Discover Card:

Sign up for fourth quarter 2016 and earn 5% Cashback Bonus on up to $1,500 in purchases at:

  • Department Stores
  • Sam’s Club
  • Amazon.com

    Note:

  • earn 5% cash back on up to $1,500 in combined purchases in this quarter’s bonus categories
  • List of included merchants can be found here.

Citi ThankYou Points digest

ThankYou by Citi

Here is a digest about using Citi ThankYou points:

Combing ThankYou Points:

  1. Different ways of combing points between your ThankYou accounts: Should you avoid pooling ThankYou accounts? by FrequentMiler. This blog is about
    few advantages and disadvantages of pooling different ThankYou accounts and the best method of Pooling points: Sharing. More on Sharing  can be found at How to Share or Transfer Citi Thank You Points to Another Account blog post by Travel with Grant.
  2. How to Share Your Citi ThankYou Points with your Spouse by Million Miles Secrets
  3. How to Prevent Losing Citi ThankYou Points When Closing Your Card by Million Mile Secrets

Booking using ThankYou Points:

  1. How to Book American Airlines Flights with Citi Thank You Points (1.6 Cents Per Point Value) by Travel by Grant
  2. Redeeming Citi ThankYou Points For Travel On American by One Mile at a Time
  3. Citi ThankYou Points Can Be Redeemed for 1.6 Cents Each on 20 Airlines by MileValue
  4. How to Get 1.25 Cents per Point Towards Cruises, Hotels, & Car Rentals With Citi ThankYou Premier by Million Mile Secrets

Transferring ThankYou Points To Airlines:

  1. How to Transfer Citi ThankYou Points to Airlines by Million Mile Secrets
  2. How to Maximize Domestic Award Redemptions: ThankYou Points by MileValue
  3. How To Redeem Citi ThankYou Points On Singapore Airlines by One Mile at a Time
  4. Series of posts by One Mile at a Time about how to maximize value when transferring your Citi ThankYou Points to airline partners:

Remember to register for 3Q 2016 Credit Card Category Bonuses

Bonus Categories

Many Credit card offer 5% Cashback/5 pints for $1 spend in different categories of spending each quarter. The 3rd quarter of 2016 starts July 1 and it is time to register for those promotions:

Citi® Dividend Card:

Sign up for third quarter 2016 and get 5% cash back at drugstores and fitness clubs
including favorites like:

  • Hilton’s Portfolio of Brands
  • Car Rentals

Chase Freedom Card:

Sign up for third quarter 2016 and earn 5% cash back from Chase on up to $1,500 in
combined purchases from July 1 – September 30, 2016 at:

  • Restaurants
  • Wholesale Clubs, Such as Costco®, BJ’s®, and Sam’s club®

Note:

  • earn 5% cash back on up to $1,500 in combined purchases in this quarter’s bonus categories
  • List of included merchants can be found here.
  • Purchases at Wholesale Clubs does not include gas, fuel, wholesale club specialty service purchase such as travel, insurance, cell phone and home improvement.

Discover Card:

Sign up for third quarter 2016 and earn 5% Cashback Bonus on up to $1,500 in purchases at:

  • Home Improvement Stores
  • Amazon.com

    Note:

  • earn 5% cash back on up to $1,500 in combined purchases in this quarter’s bonus categories
  • List of included merchants can be found here.

Citi Thank You Cards:

You’ll earn 5 ThankYou® Points per $1 spent on purchases at:

  • home improvement stores
  • home furnishing stores
  • computer & electronics stores
  • department stores.

You can earn up to 2,500 points through 09/30/2016. To activate it Login into your Citi Thank You card and Navigate to Card Benefits/Offers for You.

Spend $3,000 on purchases with your Citi ThankYou® Premier Card over the next 3 months to earn 10,000 bonus ThankYou® Points

CitiThankUSpecialOffer

There is a targeted offer from Citi Bank for the owners of Citi ThankYou® Premier Card:

Spend $3,000 on purchases with your Citi ThankYou® Premier Card over the next 3 months starting April 15, 2016 and you’ll earn 10,000 bonus ThankYou® Points.

Rules:

  1. Spend $3,000 between April 15, 2016 and July 15, 2016.
  2. Earn 10,000 bonus ThankYou® Points.
  3. No need to enroll so take advantage of this special offer.
  4. May overlap with other special offers in which you are currently enrolled.
  5. Eligible purchases exclude balance transfers, cash advances, convenience checks, items returned for credit, fees and interest charges.
  6. Please allow 6 to 8 weeks after the end of this promotion for bonus points to post to your account.
  7. To receive the bonus points, your account must be open and current at all times.
  8. Earnings associated with this program will equal 10,000 bonus ThankYou Points.

Not clear if you receive bonus of 10,000 (plus points for your spending) points or you will receive total of 10,000 points (including points from spending)

You can use the bonus to book an $208+ American Airlines flight without blackout dates or a $172+ flight with other airlines directly (combining with Citi Prestige Card).

Those points can be transferred to airline and hotel partners such as: