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Keep or Cancel – Barclays AA Aviator Silver Card – and Did I Get a Retention Offer?

Keep or Cancel – Barclays AA Aviator Silver Card – and Did I Get a Retention Offer?

Introduction The $195 annual fee recently posted on my Barclays AA Aviator Silver Mastercard, so we went through our usual “Keep or Cancel” analysis to decide whether to keep, cancel or product change the card. Each time an annual fee…

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Changes to Citi & Barclays AA Co-Branded Cards – Details and Our Take

Changes to Citi & Barclays AA Co-Branded Cards – Details and Our Take

We received emails from the American Airlines AAdvantage Program today officially announcing changes to the AA co-branded credit cards issued by Citi and Barclays. The changes are almost uniformly negative for us – valuable benefits have been removed, and new…

Big-Spend Credit Card Bonuses & Benefits for 2019 – Yes, No or Maybe?

Big-Spend Credit Card Bonuses & Benefits for 2019 – Yes, No or Maybe?

With 2019 kicking off, I thought it would be useful to review the big-spend bonuses and benefits available on our credit cards and give you our thoughts on each of them. We’ll break them down into: Yes, Definitely; On the…

Did I Get a Retention Offer on My Barclays AA Aviator Silver Card?

Did I Get a Retention Offer on My Barclays AA Aviator Silver Card?

Executive Summary I made two retention calls to Barclays on my AA Aviator Silver MasterCard.  I did not receive a retention offer on either call.  Nonetheless, I decided to keep the card and pay the $195 annual fee in order…