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Nov. 15, 2018
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Join the AAdvantage Dining Program before Jan. 31, 2019, to earn 3 American Airlines AAdvantage® miles per $1, as well as 1,000 AAdvantage®bonus miles by spending $25 in the first 30 days.

If you’re worried about miles expiring, this could be the easiest way to keep earning with the program.

To get the 1,000 bonus points:

  • Join the AAdvantage Dining Program.
  • Add a credit or debit card to the AAdvantage dining account (it can be any rewards card).
  • Spend $25 at one of the 10,000+ participating restaurants.
  • Complete this spend within the first 30 days.
  • Earn with each $1 spent based on your membership tier.

Want flexibility? Use an American Airlines card like the Citi® / AAdvantage® Platinum Select® World Elite Mastercard® to automatically earn 2 AAdvantage miles per $1 spent at restaurants.

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