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2 great Citi Gold benefits for Citi Prestige cardholders
I recently signed up for the Citi Prestige. I know…what have I been doing this past year?!?! Everyone has been raving and raving about the card and I held onto my Citi Thank You Premier only to apply for the Citi Prestige right before they devalued some of the benefits. I was still able to get 50,000 Thank You points for the sign up, and will have a full year’s use of the Admiral’s Club. I’m not really that concerned about the devaluations as I’ll still get $500 in free flight credits, Admiral’s club ( which I’ve already used), the buy3get1 free hotel perk, and a great Priority Pass membership. Now the card becomes even more valuable with 2 great Citi Gold benefits for Citi Prestige cardholders.
A little history:
Earlier in the year I had a Citi Gold checking account. I’m sure a lot of you made use of an incredible offer that provided 50k AA miles for a new Citi Gold checking account so I won’t spend much time on it. I had to spend a $1000 on a debit card and make some bill pays within the first 3 months, once completed, the points would post. Well my points posted 4 months later and I cancelled the account shortly thereafer. Ever since, my online Citi account still marks me as being an active Citi Gold member. Fantastic. I wasn’t sure whether my new Citi Prestige would qualify for Citi Gold benefits, but it did.
2 great Citi Gold benefits for Citi Prestige
There are no late fees either…which is pretty awesome. Although I typically have mine set for auto-payment so this isn’t as big a deal for me.
Value, value, value!!!!! Thanks CitiGold – you rock!
- If we simply look at the $250 annual flight credit and offset that against the $350 annual fee I’ll be paying, I’m $150 ahead. That is unbelievable.
- 15% dividend is amazing as well. I’ll probably put a lot of my spend on this card in the upcoming year because of this feature. Although, this new Chase Sapphire Reserve is verrrrrry attractive to me
- If you notice it says that they are going to credit part of my annual fee. I’m assuming that credit will be $100 to discount the $450 to $350, but maybe i’ll get lucky and they’re giving me some sort of SUPER credit – I did apply before the devaluation, so maybe they are giving a customer appreciation, we are so sorry we fooled you, statement credit. A monkey can dream, right?
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