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Houston – Sept. 10, 2012 –The new CITGO Rewards proprietary credit card offers consumers a new way to save money on every fill-up. Consumers who apply for and are approved can use the CITGO Rewards Card to save five cents off every gallon of fuel purchased at any CITGO location. These savings will appear on the monthly statements of the Rewards Card users and apply to fuel purchases only. As an added benefit, there is no minimum purchase requirement and no limit on qualifying gallons.

 “In today’s economy, customers are looking for the best value on everything they buy, from food to clothes to fuel and everything in between,” said Alan Flagg, general manager of light oils marketing for CITGO. “With five cents back on every gallon of fuel, people can stretch their dollars further by using their CITGO Rewards card. It is our way of saying thank you for fueling up at one of the locally owned and operated CITGO locations.”

 Consumers can apply online at www.CITGORewardsCard.com, by calling 1-800-GO-CITGO or by completing and submitting an application that can be found at their local CITGO. 

 “Citi Retail Services and CITGO developed the CITGO Rewards Card with the best interests of customers in mind,” said Leslie McNamara, executive vice president, partnership management, Citi Retail Services. “The card is easy to use and the rewards show up each month on the card statements.”

 About Citi Retail Services

Citi Retail Services provides consumer and commercial credit card products, services and retail solutions to national and regional retailers across the United States. The business services nearly 90 million accounts for a number of iconic brands, including The Home Depot, Macy’s, Sears and CITGO, among others. In March 2012, Citi Retail Services and CITGO renewed their multi-year, long-standing U.S. private-label credit card relationship. Citi has provided branded payment products to CITGO since 1995. For more information, visit www.citiretailservices.com.

 About CITGO

CITGO, based in Houston, is a refiner, transporter and marketer of transportation fuels, lubricants, petrochemicals and other industrial products. The company is owned by PDV America, Inc., an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Petróleos de Venezuela, S.A., the national oil company of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela. For more information about CITGO, visit www.CITGO.com.

 About Citi

Citi, the leading global bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions. Citi provides consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services and wealth management.

 Additional information may be found at www.citigroup.com | Twitter: @Citi | YouTube: www.youtube.com/citi | Blog: http://new.citi.com | Facebook: www.facebook.com/citi | LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/citi

Media Contacts:

Fernando Garay (CITGO): fgaray@citgo.com and (832) 486-1489

Andrew Brent (Citi): andrew.brent@citi.com and (212) 559-1299

© 2012 Citigroup Inc. Citibank, N.A., Member FDIC.  Citi and Citibank and Arc Design are registered service marks of Citigroup Inc.

CITGO Rewards Card as well as the CITGO logo and all related marks are trademarks of CITGO Petroleum Corporation.

 

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