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Citi Diamond Preferred... What's it Worth?

Frequent Contributor

Re: Citi Diamond Preferred... What's it Worth?

Not sure if thats out of date or what...


But I've had the card since last August...and I only have Citi Easy Deals. The actual Citi Website has no mention of the ThankYou points structure for the DP. The excerpt above was pulled from credit card forum.


Please correct me if I'm wrong because I'd like to know. But AFAIK it's only Citi easy deals.

Capital One Quicksilver MC $3000 6/2011 | Chase Amazon Visa $1400 8/2012 | Citi Diamond Preferred MC $4200 7/2013 | AMEX Green NPSL 8/2013 | Chase Freedom $1000 Visa 8/2013 | AMEX BCE $7000 2/2014 ==> 2/2013
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Established Member

Re: Citi Diamond Preferred... What's it Worth?

I also only show easy deals...which is a rather pitiful excuse of a rewards system.

Current Cards (Desperately need a photo signature but lack the skills to make one):
BankAmericard Privileges Cash Rewards (11.5k, 08/13), Chase Sapphire Preferred (5.5K, 1/3/14), Capital One VentureOne (3K, 1/2/14), Paypal Extras MC (2.5k, 08/13), Discover it (2k, 03/13), Walmart Discover (2k, 8/16/13), Huntington Voice (1.5K, 1/2/14), Citi Diamond Preferred (1.5k, 11/13), Chase Freedom (1.2K, 1/1/14), Capital One QuickSilver (1k, 9/12), Best Buy (.75K, 2/5/14), Amazon Store Card (.75K, 2/7/14), ToysRUs Private Label (0.6k, 2/14), Sams Club Private Label (0.7k, 4/14), JCPenney (0.6k, 3/14) , BarclayCard Rewards MC (.5k, 07/13), Target Red Card (0.5K, 1/28/14), Kohls Charge (0.3k, 12/13)
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Regular Contributor

Re: Citi Diamond Preferred... What's it Worth?

Pretty 'worthless' but I'm considering it for next year. I'm not eligible for any of those military affiliated credit union cards with low interest rates. I need a no-AF, low interest card to stash away for emergencies. After the 0% period is up, not gonna be carrying a balance on my rewards cards. 5K 11.99% would be awesome...  My portfolio isn't strong enough to receive such terms. 


Plus, it's a pretty card... 

$26500 Amex EDP / $20000 Merrill+ / $12000 Chase Sapphire Preferred / $12000 Chase British Airways / $7500 Barclays Arrival+ / $7500 FIA Amex / $7500 Paypal Extras MC / $7000 Chase Freedom / $3500 Discover It
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Valued Contributor

Re: Citi Diamond Preferred... What's it Worth?

I must've clicked on the wrong google link because I meant to click the Citi one.  I thought it was strange because mine didn't have that when I got it but that was a while ago so I thought it maybe changed. 

11/30/08 TU 648 EX 672 EQ 656 SEPT 2014 TU 787 EX 789 EQ ???
Amex BCP $24.1K/Clear $8.5- Sallie Mae $27.5 -Cap One QS $7.5 - Chase Freedom $7.5/United $5k/CSP $20k/Ink- Citi DP $9.5/Dividend $13k/HHHx2 $15k/16.4/Reserve $4.5k Best Buy $1940 HD $1701- Discover IT $15k - Elan $8k GEMB Lowes $20k - Macy's $2k - Kohl's $800

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Established Contributor

Re: Citi Diamond Preferred... What's it Worth?

I receive the pre-approved letter for DMP last november as well. However its 0% Apr only for 12 months, so i discarded the letter and applied in branch, got 6k limit and 18 months 0 % Apr. I just got 2k increase on Feb 2 when i requested limit increase online.

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Frequent Contributor

Re: Citi Diamond Preferred... What's it Worth?

Im not much into "points/perks" but like the above poster, I got $6500 with 0% for 18 months - nothing not to like from my standpoint Smiley Wink


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