The Citi ThankYou® Preferred Card  just launched a new 30,000 point sign up bonus.
This week’s Free Money  Friday offer is from Citi for a $300 sign up bonus. Citi recently increased their bonus on this card from $200 to $300.
How to Get Your Bonus
- Sign up  for the Citi ThankYou® Preferred Card.
- Spend $1,500 in purchases within 3 months of account opening.
- Earn 10,000 ThankYou points.
- Spend $3,000 more in purchases within the next 6 months.
- Earn 20,000 more ThankYou points.
- Redeem your 30,000 points for $300 in gift cards.
Terms and Conditions
- No annual fee.
- Points don’t expire.
More on Thank You Points
Earning Points. You can earn Thank You points from every day spending on your card (2x points on dining and entertainment purchases and 1x points on everything else).
Tiered Spending Requirements. I’m not sure if the two-tier approach to hitting spending requirements is going to become the new norm, but this one is much easier than the Citi Thank You Premier Card  bonus we highlighted last week since you don’t have to worry about an annual fee.
Redeeming Points. There are a lot of different ways you can redeem your Thank You points (merchandise, gift cards, etc.) As I’ve mentioned before my favorites are mortgage or student loan payments. Here is how to maximize your Citi Thank You points .