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Citi® / AAdvantage® Executive World Elite Mastercard®

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The high-end Citi AAdvantage Executive World Elite Mastercard provides strong rewards and benefits for American Airlines flyers. You’ll enjoy Admirals Club airport lounge access, priority check-in and boarding, and 2X miles per dollar at American Airlines (along with any miles you’d typically earn).

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Min. credit level: Excellent
Annual Fee: $450
Regular APR: 15.99% - 24.99% (Variable)

Citi® / AAdvantage® Executive World Elite Mastercard®

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Excellent Min. credit level
$450 Annual Fee
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Highlights & Features

Rewards

  • 2X AAdvantage miles per dollar spent on eligible American Airlines purchases
  • 1X AAdvantage mile per dollar spent on all other purchases

INTRODUCTORY BONUS

Earn 50,000 AAdvantage bonus miles when you spend $5,000 in the first 3 months of account opening

BONUS RESTRICTIONS

Bonus miles are not available if you have received a new account bonus for a Citi® / AAdvantage® Executive account in the past 48 months.

Balance Transfers

A balance transfer is a way to move credit card debt from one credit card to another with the goal of saving money on interest.

Intro Balance Transfer APR N/A
Regular Balance Transfer APR 15.99% - 24.99% (Variable)
Balance Transfer Fee 3% of each balance transfer; $5 minimum.
How to Transfer a Balance on a Credit Card

Fees

Penalty APR Up to 29.99% (Variable)
Late Fee Up to $40
Returned Payment Fee Up to $40
Additional Cards Annual Fee $0 for 10 cards
Foreign Transaction Fee 0%
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Cash Advances

Borrowing cash on your credit card is a cash advance. Cash advances usually come with very high fees. Even worse, cash advances can signal to lenders that you’re being irresponsible with money.

Cash Advance APR 25.24% (Variable)
Cash Advance Fee 5% of each cash advance; $10 minimum
How to Get a Cash Advance with a Credit Card
Citi® / AAdvantage® Executive World Elite Mastercard®

Highlights

  • Earn 50,000 American Airlines AAdvantage®bonus miles after spending $5,000 in purchases within the first 3 months of account opening
  • Admirals Club® membership for you and access for up to two guests or immediate family members traveling with you
  • Earn 10,000 AAdvantage® Elite Qualifying Miles (EQMs) after you spend $40,000 in purchases within the year
  • No Foreign Transaction Fees on purchases
  • Earn 2 AAdvantage® miles for every $1 spent on eligible American Airlines purchases and 1 AAdvantage® mile for every $1 spent on other purchases
  • First checked bag is free on domestic American Airlines itineraries for you and up to 8 companions traveling with you on the same reservation
  • The standard variable APR for Citi Flex Plan is 15.99% – 24.99%, based on your creditworthiness. Citi Flex Plan offers are made available at Citi’s discretion.
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The Citi®/AAdvantage® Executive World Elite™ Mastercard® offers a nice signup bonus of 50,000 AAdvantage bonus miles when you spend $5,000 in the first 3 months, as well as some generous rewards and benefits when you fly American Airlines.

This card is made of metal. If you have an older plastic version, you can call the number on the back to request a new metal card.

There is a $450 annual fee and no foreign transaction fees for this card.