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after $5,000 spent on purchases in the first 3 months
Earn 5 Avios for every $1 spent on purchases with British Airways, Aer Lingus, and Iberia, and LEVEL in the first 12 months of account opening. After, earn 3 Avios for every dollar spent on these categories.
Earn 3 Avios for every $1 spent on hotel accommodations when booked directly with the hotel within the first 12 months of account opening. After, earn 2 Avios for every dollar spent on this category
Earn 1 Avios for every $1 spent on everything else.
Take 10% off British Airways flights starting in the US when you book through the website provided in your welcome materials.
Every calendar year you make $30,000 in purchases on your British Airways Visa Signature card, you will earn a Travel Together Ticket good for two years.
Earn a Travel Together Ticket after you spend $20,000 total on purchases within your first year of account opening.
The British Airways Visa Signature Card is offering a 50,000 Avios bonus.
The play with British Airways miles is to use them for short distance flights on American Airlines and other OneWorld carriers. British Airways uses a distance-based award chart, meaning you can find some flights for as little as 7,500 miles each way.
A recent example of my own; I was able to book a business class ticket from Capetown to Johannesburg (cash price ~$800) for just 12,750 Avios and ~$100 in taxes and fees.