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Are Citi Credit Cards Still Competitive?

The credit card universe is volatile these days. If you doubt it, consider this: Citibank abruptly removed most travel and consumer protections from its cards on September 22. If you’re a casual consumer (as opposed to a points and miles junkie), you may not be familiar with the details. Here’s a list of benefits that have been removed from all Citi cards (Prestige included):

Worldwide Car Rental Insurance
Trip Cancellation & Interruption Protection
Worldwide Travel Accident Insurance
Trip Delay Protection
Baggage Delay Protection
Lost Baggage Protection
Medical Evacuation
Citi® Price Rewind
90 Day Return Protection
Missed Event Ticket Protection
Roadside Assistance Dispatch Service
Travel & Emergency Assistance

All cards will keep Extended Warranty and Purchase Protection, except for the Double Cash and Dividend Cards. Prestige retains cell phone protection and fourth night free on reward bookings. The Costco cards also kept car rental and travel accident insu… Read More

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