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For those of you looking to rake in lots of points or miles, we regularly update our round up of the best current welcome offers in our Top Travel Rewards Cards guide, which includes both limited-time offers and ones that are more permanent. But what if you’re looking to prioritize your credit card sign-ups?

To help you in that situation, here’s our monthly roundup of the current limited-time and new welcome offers — the ones that are worth an extra look right now.

1. Citi AAdvantage Platinum Select World Elite Mastercard

Current Offer: 60,000 AAdvantage miles after you spend $3,000 in the first 3 months

Bonus Offer Value: $840

Standard Offer: 30,000 AAdvantage miles after you spend $1,000 in the first 3 months

Annual Fee: $99 (waived the first year)

Benefits: Earn 2 miles per dollar on American Airlines purchases, and at restaurants and gas stations (1 mile per dollar on everything else). Get a first checked bag free on domestic AA flights, access to reduced mileage awards and no foreign-transaction fees. Get a $125 AA flight discount when you spend $20,000 or more during your card year and renew your card.

2. CitiBusiness AAdvantage Platinum Select World Mastercard

Current Offer: 70,000 AAdvantage miles after you spend $4,000 in the first 4 months

Bonus Offer Value: $980

Standard Offer: 30,000 AAdvantage miles after you spend $1,000 in the first 3 months

Annual Fee: $99

Benefits: Earn 2 miles per dollar on American Airlines purchases, and at telecommunications merchants, cable and satellite providers, car rental merchants and at gas stations. Get a first checked bag free on domestic AA flights, and get a companion certificate for main-cabin domestic travel after spending $30,000 in purchases in a cardmembership year and renewing your card (account must remain open at least 45 days after account anniversary). No foreign-transaction fees.

3. Marriott Bonvoy Boundless Credit Card

Current Offer: 100,000 Marriott points after you spend $5,000 in the first 3 months, if you sign up by May 2.

Bonus Offer Value: $800

Standard Offer: 75,000 points after you spend $3,000 in the first three months

Annual Fee: $95

Benefits: Get one free award night at properties that cost up to 35,000 points, awarded each year after your account anniversary. Earn 6x points at Marriott hotels and 2x points on all other purchases. Enjoy complimentary Silver Marriott status, and earn Gold status when you spend $35,000 on the card in a year. Get 15 elite night credits toward status each year.

4. United Explorer Card

Current Offer: 40,000 United miles after you spend $2,000 on purchases in the first 3 months, and an additional 20,000 miles after you spend $8,000 total on purchases in the first 6 months, if you sign up by May 16.

Bonus Offer Value: Up to $840

Standard Offer: 40,000 miles after you spend $2,000 in the first 3 months

Annual Fee: $95 (waived the first year)

Benefits: Earn 2 miles per dollar on United flights, at restaurants and on hotel accommodations (1 mile per dollar on everything else). Get a free checked bag, priority boarding and two United Club passes each year. Get an application fee credit for Global Entry or TSA PreCheck (up to $100). No foreign-transaction fees, and 25% inflight purchases on United.

*Bonus offer values are based on TPG’s valuations.

Additional reporting by Benji Stawski.

Featured photo by David Cleveland / Getty Images.


This is The Points Guy’s permanent page with limited-time welcome offers to consider each month, so you can bookmark it and check back regularly for updates. Keep in mind you may see some reader comments referring to older offers below.

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Citi® / AAdvantage® Platinum Select® World Elite™ Mastercard®

If you're a frequent American flyer but don't have status, additional perks that come with this card like first free checked bag on domestic AA itineraries, preferred boarding on American flights can be extremely valuable.

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More Things to Know
  • For a limited time: Earn 60,000 American Airlines AAdvantage® bonus miles after $3,000 in purchases within the first 3 months of account opening*
  • Earn 2 AAdvantage® miles for every $1 spent at gas stations*
  • Earn 2 AAdvantage® miles for every $1 spent at restaurants*
  • Earn 2 AAdvantage® miles for every $1 spent on eligible American Airlines purchases*
  • Earn a $125 American Airlines Flight Discount after you spend $20,000 or more in purchases during your cardmembership year and renew your card*
  • No Foreign Transaction Fees*
  • First checked bag is free on domestic American Airlines itineraries for you and up to four companions traveling with you on the same reservation*
  • Enjoy preferred boarding on American Airlines flights*
  • Receive 25% savings on inflight food and beverage purchases when you use your card on American Airlines flights*
Intro APR on Purchases
N/A
Regular APR
18.24% - 26.24%* (Variable)
Annual Fee
$99, waived for first 12 months*
Balance Transfer Fee
3% of each balance transfer; $5 minimum.
Recommended Credit
Excellent, Good

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