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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. United Explorer Card

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

Bonus Offer Value: $520

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.

4. Southwest Rapid Rewards Plus Credit Card

Current Offer: 60,000 Southwest Rapid Rewards points after you spend $2,000 on purchases in the first 3 months, if you sign up by June 10.

Bonus Offer Value: $900

Standard Offer: 40,000 miles after you spend $1,000 in the first 3 months

Annual Fee: $69

Benefits: Earn 2 points per dollar on Southwest purchases and 1 point per dollar on everything else. Get 3,000 points every year on your cardmember anniversary. The sign-up bonus from this card (and other Southwest credit cards) counts toward the Companion Pass, which requires 110,000 qualifying points in a calendar year. Just note that you can only hold one consumer Southwest credit card at a time (you can also hold a Southwest business card), and you can only earn a sign-up bonus on these cards once every 24 months.

5. Southwest Rapid Rewards Premier Credit Card

Current Offer: 60,000 Southwest Rapid Rewards points after you spend $2,000 on purchases in the first 3 months, if you sign up by June 10.

Bonus Offer Value: $900

Standard Offer: 40,000 miles after you spend $1,000 in the first 3 months

Annual Fee: $99

Benefits: Earn 2 points per dollar on Southwest purchases and 1 point per dollar on everything else. Get 6,000 points every year on your cardmember anniversary. Earn 1,500 tier-qualifying points toward Southwest status for each $10,000 you spend on the card (on up to $100,000 in purchases annually). No foreign transaction fees.

6. Southwest Rapid Rewards Priority Credit Card

Current Offer: 60,000 Southwest Rapid Rewards points after you spend $2,000 on purchases in the first 3 months, if you sign up by June 10.

Bonus Offer Value: $900

Standard Offer: 40,000 miles after you spend $1,000 in the first 3 months

Annual Fee: $149

Benefits: Earn 2 points per dollar on Southwest purchases and 1 point per dollar on everything else. Get a $75 annual Southwest travel credit, four upgraded boardings per year and 7,500 points every year on your cardmember anniversary. Get 20% off inflight drinks and Wi-Fi. Earn 1,500 tier-qualifying points toward Southwest status for each $10,000 you spend on the card (on up to $100,000 in purchases annually). No foreign transaction fees.

*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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CitiBusiness® / AAdvantage® Platinum Select® World Mastercard®

LIMITED TIME OFFER: 70,000 Miles

TPG'S BONUS VALUATION: $980

CARD HIGHLIGHTS: 2x miles on AA purchases plus 2x miles at gas stations and at telecommunications merchants, cable and satellite providers and car rental merchants. Get your first checked bag free.

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More Things to Know
  • Designed for businesses
  • For a limited time: Earn 70,000 American Airlines AAdvantage® bonus miles after making $4,000 in purchases in first 4 months of account opening*
  • First checked bag is free on domestic American Airlines itineraries to reduce travel costs and boost your bottom line*
  • 25% savings on American Airlines inflight Wi-Fi when you use your card*
  • Enjoy preferred boarding on American Airlines flights*
  • Earn 2 AAdvantage® miles per $1 spent on eligible American Airlines purchases
  • Earn 2 AAdvantage® miles per $1 spent on purchases at telecommunications merchants, cable and satellite providers, car rental merchants and at gas stations*
  • Earn 1 AAdvantage® mile per $1 spent on other purchases*
  • No Foreign Transaction Fees*
Intro APR on Purchases
N/A
Regular APR
17.99% - 25.99%* (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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