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Premium Rewards Card Comparison

Credit Card Annual Fee Additional Card No Pre-Set Spending Limit Foreign Trans Fee Domestic Roundtrip Ticket $100 Cash Back $200 Gift Card
HSBC Premier World MasterCard® $0 $0 Yes $0 24,000 Points on most major airlines1 10,000 Points 16,000 Points
American Express® Preferred Rewards Gold Card2 $175 after first year $35 after first year Yes 2.7% Varies by ticket 20,000 Points 20,000 Points
Citi® PlatinumSelect® / AAdvantage® Visa Signature Card3 $85 after first year $0 Yes 3% 25,000 AAdvantage miles for round trip on some airlines N/A N/A
Merrill Lynch Visa® Signature Credit Card4 $0 $0 Yes 2% 25,000 Points on Preferred Carriers (up to $500 value) 10,000 Points 20,000 Points
1 based on a $400 ticket value; 2 americanexpress.com and call center research, March 2011; 3 citibank.com, citicards.com, aa.com, March 2011; 4 card.ml.com and call center research, March 2011.