For Immediate Release
Citigroup Inc. (NYSE: C)
February 10, 2009

Thailand: Six Ford Focus Cars Up for Grabs in New Citibank Ready Credit Campaign

Bangkok – Six Ford Focus automobiles will be up for grabs in a new Citibank Ready Credit lucky draw campaign that runs from February until July 2009.

"This campaign is one of the biggest and most exciting Citibank Ready Credit campaigns ever launched," Mr. Shahnawaz Lalani, Consumer Finance Director, Citibank Thailand, said, "and our customers will have the chance to win a new Ford Focus and other great prizes, every month, until the end of July."

He added, "This program is designed to thank customers for their continuous support and also attract new prospects. Besides payment convenience and flexibility, we offer more benefits and rewards than our competitors."

The total prize pool that includes six Ford Focus cars, 30 Samsung LCD TVs and 120 digital cameras is valued at over 5.99 million Baht.

In addition to the lucky draw, Citibank Ready Credit customers also enjoy other benefits including: annual fee waiver for life; a competitive interest rate; convenient access cash at ATMs nationwide (free of charge); and flexible payment options (minimum 4 percent of outstanding balance or equal installment of up to 48 months under the Call for Cash program).

To enter, customers must register before July 31, 2009 via:

  • SMS by keying 111 followed by the 16 digits of their Citicard number or the last 10 digits of their Ready Credit account number and send to 4520000
  • Calling 1588 (Citiphone Banking) then 1*13222 then 2. They can then register using the 16 digits of their Citicard number or the last 10 digits of their Ready Credit account number

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