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Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here – Citi ThankYou Premier
Yesterday, several readers wrote in to let us know that it wasn’t currently possible to transfer points from Citi’s ThankYou program to most partners, excluding Hilton HHonors.
You can earn ThankYou points with several Citi cards, including ThankYou Premier and Citi Prestige. We reached out to Citi about the issue yesterday, and were awaiting a timeline for transfers to be restored.
Fortunately, you can once again transfer points from Citi to all 12 airline partners, including Cathay Pacific Asia Miles, EVA Air, Etihad Guest, Flying Blue, Garuda Indonesia, Malaysia Airlines, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore KrisFlyer, Thai, Virgin America and Virgin Atlantic.
It’s never good to experience a program outage, but fortunately Citi was able to act quickly to get ThankYou transfers back up and running today.
What’s your favorite Citi ThankYou partner?
While Citi announced some negative changes to this card back in July — including a lower sign-up bonus, the elimination of Admirals Club access and the end of the free rounds of golf benefit — one of its most valuable perks still remains, which is the 4th Night Free perk. This benefit alone can save you thousands of dollars a year if you use it to its full advantage.