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Two AA FF accounts when applying for AA Exec cc with existing AA Advantage card?

Two AA FF accounts when applying for AA Exec cc with existing AA Advantage card?

  1. Daniel B

    I have just called Citicard’s customer service (well, actually chatted with them online – have the chat log). Asked them what happens if I apply for a AA Executive CC, will I be earning miles for my existing AA FF account (which is already linked to my current AA Advantage Platinum Select card). The agent said that with the new card I would need to get a new “member ID”, (which according to him means a new AA account), and then I would need to ask AA to link those. Do you know whether this info is correct?
    I wanted to know this because with my current AA Platinum Select card I would get back 10% of redeemed miles (yearly max of 10k miles), while there is no such benefit with the Executive cc. I do not want to get the new card if I risk losing the 10% mile-back benefit.
    Also, the bonus is 50k AA miles, but I seem to remember that last year it was 75k. Do I remember correctly?
    Thank you as always for your help.

  2. MidSouthSkier

    [USER=1592]@Daniel B[/USER] – you do NOT need to get a new AA frequent flyer number. You can hold both cards at the same time so you can enjoy the AAdmiral’s Club benefit from the Exec card and the 10% back from the Platinum card at the same time.

    At one time I had 2 of the Exec cards as well as the Platinum card (which I’ve had for 20+ years) and all the miles went to my one FF account.

  3. Daniel B

    That’s great! Thank you for the clarification.

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