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Amazing Deal Alert: 50,000 Points for the Premier Rewards Gold; 45,000 Miles for the Amex Delta Gold & More

by on February 20, 2013 · 172 comments

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Update: The offer mentioned below for the Business Platinum Card from American Express has expired. View the current offer here.

Creditcards.com has a Card Match tool that allows you to see if you have any special credit card offers targeted towards you. I just went on and saw four offers that that beat any public offers out there with points bonuses that are 50-100% higher – including 50,000 Membership Rewards points for the Premier Rewards Gold after only $1,000 spent within the first 3 months with the $175 annual fee waived the first year (vs. the public offer of only 25,000 points after $2,000 spent in the first 3 months), and 45,000 SkyMiles for the Gold Delta SkyMiles Amex when you spend $5,000 in 6 months with the $95 annual fee waived the first year vs. 30,000 miles on the public offer.

To see if you are eligible for any of these offers:

1. Go to the Creditcards.com Card Match Tool:

The Card Match Tool will not pull a hard inquiry on your credit

The Card Match Tool will not pull a hard inquiry on your credit

 

2. Enter your information

3. You should be redirected to a page with the following four offers from American Express and can apply directly from there.

Offers

Amex PRG 50k

50,000 points is double the current public offer on this card.

1. Up to 50,000 Membership Rewards points for the American Express Premier Rewards Gold card: The public offer on this card is just 25,000 Membership Rewards points when you spend $2,000 in the first 3 months, but this offer is for double that for spending half! So you get 50,000 points by spending just $1,000 in 3 months and the rest of the terms are the same including the annual fee of $175 being waived for the first year. Note: If you have gotten another Amex personal card within the last 90 days (including the 100,000 Platinum offer from last month, you will not eligible for this offer. “Welcome bonus offer not available to applicants who have had this product within the last 12 months or any other Consumer ZYNC®, Green or Gold Card or Platinum Card® account within the last 90 days.”

The offer of 45,000 miles is 50% higher than the current public offer.

The offer of 45,000 miles is 50% higher than the current public offer on this card.

2. Update: The Card Match tool is no longer loading the 45,000 mile offer for the Gold Delta SkyMiles card. The current offer is 30,000 miles after $1,000 in spend within the first 3 months plus a $50 statement credit after your first Delta purchase within 3 months.

Up to 45,000 Delta SkyMiles for the Gold Delta SkyMiles Credit Card from American Express: The public offer out there on this card has been stuck at a measly 30,000 miles when you spend $500 in the first three months for a while now, but this offer beats that by 50%. You get 25,000 miles upon first purchase and 20,000 more miles for spending $5,000 within 6 months.

Blue Cash Preferred 25k

Why settle for 150 Reward Dollars when you can get 250 instead for spending the same amount of money?

3. 250 Reward Dollars for the Blue Cash Preferred Card from American Express:  The current public offer is for 150 Reward Dollars after you make $1,000 in purchases in the first three months of Cardmembership. However, with this offer, you earn 250 Reward Dollars after you make $1,000 in purchases in the first three months of Cardmembership instead – that’s $100 extra value, the equivalent of an additional 10% return on your spending.

Blue Cash Everyday 15k

Get 150 Reward Dollars instead of just 100 when you spend $500 in 3 months.

4. 150 Reward Dollars for the Blue Cash Everyday Card from American Express: Here’s another 50% bonus above the current public offer. You get 150 Reward Dollars when you spend $500 within the first three months with this offer instead of just 100 Reward Dollars for spending the same amount if you applied just through the current links out there.

If you’ve been considering any of these cards, now might be the time to get in on them since these offers are higher than anything we’ve seen on any of them in a long while that hasn’t been targeted. The one sticking point for you might be that much higher spending requirement on the Gold Delta Amex, but given the revised Medallion qualification requirements that include either credit card spending or airfare spending that Delta has put in place, you might already be considering spending more money on the card or airline anyway.

There is also limited time offer for the American Express Business Platinum Card where you get 25,000 Membership Rewards points after you spend $5,000 in the first 3 months of card membership.  If you apply for a business and personal American Express card in the same day you can receive both sign up bonuses although you will usually get 2 hits on your credit.

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  • Mike

    Can i get the amex gold if i just recently got the plat?

  • http://indian-cowboy.blogspot.com/ Sal

    Be sure to log out first or you will get an error.

  • noodles

    thank you for this – just got approved for the American Express Premier Rewards Gold card

  • jmw2323

    in theory, yes. YMMV

  • http://indian-cowboy.blogspot.com/ Sal

    The terms state: Welcome bonus offer not available to applicants who have had this product within the last 12 months or any other Consumer ZYNC®, Green or Gold Card or Platinum Card® account within the last 90 days.

  • thepointsguy

    Technically no, per the terms: “Welcome bonus offer not available to applicants who have had this product within the last 12 months or any other Consumer ZYNC®, Green or Gold Card or Platinum Card® account within the last 90 days.”

    Read more: http://thepointsguy.com/2013/02/amazing-deal-alert-50000-points-for-the-premier-rewards-gold-45000-miles-for-the-amex-delta-gold-more/#ixzz2LTZt20gt
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  • Jessica

    Thanks @Sal – I didn’t feel like calling in when I got the error!

  • Bryce

    Just applied (and received) 25k for the Premier Rewards Gold last month…
    Should I try and call customer service and see if they’d offer me another 25k?
    Or am I out of luck on this one?

  • thepointsguy

    Never hurts to ask!

  • Chirag

    Awesome! Just got approved for 50K :)

  • Bryan

    Score! Just approved for the 50k premier awards card, even despite a mini-churn of 2 cards at the end of January. Thanks for the scoop!

  • Brad Comer

    I have a PRG and my wife is an authorized user. Would she qualify for the 50,000 points applying on her own?

  • thepointsguy

    Yes. Being an authorized user won’t preclude you from getting the signup bonus

  • Marc-Andre

    I do have the Amex Platinum and when I click on “Apply Here” on card match I see a link that says : this offer is no longer available”.. Any updates ? Is it because I’m already an Amex customer or because the offer has expired ?
    Thanks !

  • thepointsguy

    Make sure you are logged out of your Amex account or use a different browser and it should work

  • blake

    PRG looks amazing but i was planning to apply for several cards in early march, which would be 91 days since my first 3-card churn.

    would applying for PRG now screw up that plan and force me to wait another 91 days from now, assuming all other factors are good?

  • Sammyjpat

    will the application go through even if you do not qualify? canceled the PRG card 6 months ago to get the 75K business one

  • Ryan

    Dead?

  • thepointsguy

    Still working for me. If you get an error try opening it through a different browser

  • thepointsguy

    The 91 day rule is anything but official. It you have good credit you can get approved regardless of any spacing between apps (especially with a call to the reconsideration line)

    I don’t think this offer will be around long (based on the last time it was offered), so Id get in sooner than later

  • ATLJason

    There is a nuance of this statement that I don’t quite understand: “Welcome bonus offer not available to applicants who have had this product within the last 12 months or any other Consumer ZYNC®, Green or Gold Card or Platinum Card® account within the last 90 days”. I have had a DELTA Amex Gold (and a Delta Amex Business Gold) within the last 90 days that is tied to my Skymiles account but I have never had any kind of Amex card that gives me Membership Rewards points. Do these Delta Amex cards count as “any other consumer” card or no?

  • thepointsguy

    Delta cobrands would not disqualify you for the bonus

  • http://twitter.com/NoviceFlyer Alex

    Hmm cool :) I qualify for the PRG 50k one..

  • Dad to Go

    I applied for and received this card last month with a $5000 spend requirement… through this link I am offered it with the $1000 spend. Has anyone had luck getting AMEX to match the lower spend requirement?

  • Dad to Go

    **I applied for and received the Business Gold card

  • Joseph Macchi

    No Longer Available it says to me…. UGH

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  • blake

    awesome – just applied and got instant approval – thanks!

  • blake

    perfect timing for a new gas/grocery card now that hilton points are about to become more or less worthless…

  • Thrifty Tourist

    Be careful with the terms of who qualified. I applied for and was approved using the same creditcards.com link in early January and was denied any signup bonus or the waiver of the annual fee, because I have a Platinum Card. I have had the platinum card since 2011. According to Amex, it is not “applied for in the last 90 days” it is have any of the listed cards in the past 90 days. Again, this is according to Amex. Anyone else have an existing card over 90+ days who applied last January and get the bonus points?

  • uwscooter

    Offer was still there but not sure if I’m within the 90 day window on my last AmEx card (SPG)….will find out soon enough I guess…all 4 offers listed above were there for me as well….nice tool

  • Slee

    I’ve had the Personal PRG within the last 12 months. Any way to get an app link to the Biz one? Is there even a 50k Biz offer?

  • ORDPLATAA

    I just received the Hilton Amex card last month (we won’t even go into what a mistake that was) and I have had an AMEX Gold Card for the past 15 years. Would I still qualify for the PRG card and the signup bonuses?

  • ATLJason

    Just applied for the Amex PRG 50K offer and was approved. Thanks for the help!

  • Amit

    Currently, our systems are not responding. Please try again later or call/contact us as follows:

    To apply by phone or for product information — 1-800-223-2670.

    We apologize for the inconvenience and look forward to serving you.

  • http://www.facebook.com/shuai.zeng.7 Shuai Zeng

    American Express app page isn’t responding. Anyone having this problem? or because all the people applying? =D

  • http://www.facebook.com/shuai.zeng.7 Shuai Zeng

    Yep, bet u a least few thousand are trying to apply =)

  • http://www.facebook.com/shuai.zeng.7 Shuai Zeng

    We apologize that the offer you are looking for may no longer be available.
    Click here to learn more and apply for the current offer.

  • Joe

    Shucks…. I waited to long, Now it’s over :-(

  • Hitesh Chandwani

    Approved instantly!

  • Shari

    Done. Just filled out the application for the Gold PRG Amex in 5 mins and got approved. Easy easy. Thanks!!

  • Jill Legault

    I was approved! I’m brand new at this but already have 140,000 thank you points that I’ve never used. I’m excited to start stock piling and USING points! Thanks!

  • SS

    Instand approval for 50k PRG. Was just researching for my next churn, so this was perfect timing. Thanks TPG!

  • Jason

    EXACTLY, and with a great signup bonus. Thanks AMEX!

  • Graciecatt

    Amex told me I won’t get the bonus because I have an existing Amex Platinum that I’ve had for several years. I didn’t go through with the application but I still wonder if I should.

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  • Junblaze

    still active, my GF got approved instantly

  • Jill9222

    If you have an existing Membership Rewards account can you still receive the 50K? It is with a green AMEX.

  • Alex S.

    TPG, I just signed-up for PRG last month, but I am showing up as eligible for this — even getting so far as the AmEx website where I could fill out the application. I have called AmEx twice about this, they obviously no nothing about this offer, and they are telling me that since I don’t have a bonus ID #, there is nothing they can do for me. Any advice?

  • Alex S.

    ANy luck on this? I just tried, and they wouldn’t let me since I didn’t have a bonus ID #….

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  • Teresopolis

    I was just approved and I have a Corporate Platinum Card. I spoke with CS rep prior to applying and was told because this is a CONSUMER product I will get the 50k bonus

  • Scobro99

    I cancelled my premier rewards card August 2012…i assume this prevents me from getting the bonus again since it was closed within the 12 month window. Is this correct ??

  • thepointsguy

    Per the rules, yes

  • KC

    I was planning a big AOR tomorrow morning with 8 card apps (!) as everyone says it is better to apply in the morning rather than night. But this offer is too good to pass up — should I do my AOR tonight? Is there a good chance that this offer will be gone by tomorrow morning? Any advice based on your experience with AORs is much appreciated.

  • thepointsguy

    It doesn’t really matter when you apply, to be honest. I bet the offer will still be around, but they can get pulled at any minute. So if you want it, I wouldn’t wait

  • thepointsguy

    Well the bonus ID is embedded in the application. Amex reps often give wrong information. Technically you don’t qualify for the bonus, but you might still get it.

  • thepointsguy

    “Welcome bonus offer not available to applicants who have had this product within the last 12 months or any other Consumer ZYNC®, Green or Gold Card or Platinum Card® account within the last 90 days.”

  • thepointsguy

    Amex has cracked down on signup bonuses lately so to be 100% safe, you should wait 90 days after canceling one. However, I’ve gotten the bonus with an Amex Platinum still active in the past… but I wouldn’t bank on it

  • thepointsguy

    Amex points are more interesting than Thank You, because you can transfer to frequent flyer programs- often at nice bonuses.

  • thepointsguy

    It is still available- just use a different browser

  • thepointsguy

    It is still available- just use a different browser

  • thepointsguy

    It is still available- just use a different browser

  • thepointsguy

    It is still available- just use a different browser

  • thepointsguy

    There isn’t a 50k Business Gold offer, to my knowledge, at this time

  • thepointsguy

    It is still available- just use a different browser

  • thepointsguy

    It never hurts to ask, but Business Gold is a completely separate product, so I doubt they’ll change it

  • Dell

    Do you know if the Mercedes Benz Platinum Card counts as the same Platinum Card? I currently have the Mercedes Benz Plat Card; however, I canceled my regular Platinum card in early November.

  • Randy

    It worked for me as well. However, when I clicked on the button for the short application as an existing Amex card member, I received an error message. I just filled out the long application and was immediately approved.

  • venkimach

    Can I transfer my points to AA ? I already have like 100k there.

  • thepointsguy

    Not directly to AA, but to oneworld partners British Airways (often at a bonus) and Cathay Asia Miles. You can book one ticket using AA and the other using BA/Asia miles

  • Melthead

    I received a processing error but just got an email I was approved. Looks like I’m good!

  • Douglas Mcghee

    That’s how I read it too. Makes it tricky to build membership rewards. To churn wouldn’t you have to drain all your mr and then cancel?

  • R B

    Talking about Amex, did anyone receive the 100K bonus for the Plat card last month?

  • Wireone

    I have a Canadian PRG and a US starwood…you think I will qualify for the bonus on this?

  • jjmAAplat

    FYI – you do NOT have to put your SS# in to see the cards for your credit profile. I didn’t and got the same offer for AMEX gold 50,000 and the AMEX Delta 45,000 in addition to others.

  • Myexercisecoach

    Looks like this deal is dead.

  • KC

    Thanks! I am going to pull the trigger soon.

  • Nick Anderson

    Try using incognito mode in Google chrome. I did it using regular mode and it denied me, but worked in incognito.. Just did it less than an hour ago.

  • steve

    the cards arent showing up for me. does anyone have a direct link to amex to get this bonus? thanks

  • Joeygirl

    I submitted mine about 45 minutes ago and it went through, then my hubby checked and he had one but just filled it out and it said it had been pulled.

  • http://www.facebook.com/mattaree Matt Lee

    Thanks TPG! I just accepted the Premier Rewards Gold for 50,000 MR. I’ll probably spend $30,000 within 3 months and pick up the other 15k MR. This will add nicely to the 75k I got earlier this year for the Gold Business!

  • brett

    still live. question, how long after the miles hit is a good idea to wait before cancelling? sorry for the newbie question – thakns!

  • http://twitter.com/harlanvaughn Harlan Vaughn

    Any direct links for this?

  • JB

    just approved for 2 apps – 3am EST – used firefox

  • Myexercisecoach

    used firefox for first app, reset safari and cleared cache for second app. got both

  • Paul Austin

    Approved for the PRG Gold Card. Thanks for this great tip!

    Quick question: when does the 3 months begin, during which I have to spend $1,000? Is it the application day? Or when I receive the card? Or when I call in to activate the card?

    And if it’s when I call in to activate the card, how long can I wait before doing so? Thanks!

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  • Kathy

    I was approved instantly. I already have the Amex business gold that I got last year when they had the 75x offer. Can I use the same membership reward number and same amex login information? I am still trying to figure out membership reward? Thanks for the info, that was an easy 50,000 points if all goes thru like I expect it to. I have not had the personal card.

  • Jtgray

    In my experience it’s the day of approval and/or account creation. Sometimes they actually give you 93 days or something to account for that, depends on the card. Ask them when you activate.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/DMRCPD7LMQT4QHWK3NCOUHCCNM ClintonH

    If I cancel the card before the annual fee comes due next year, can I still keep the MR points?

  • THEsocalledfan

    Deal is dead. My browser would not take it. When I finally had a chance to use another browser, it was dead.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/HATXQTQP5H7634Q6RYVGGEQNII TatianaM

    Can you transfer these points to delta?

  • Jon

    Reminder: AmEx sometimes offers 75k or 100k points for the Premier Rewards Gold card (see http://thepointsguy.com/2012/10/amazing-deal-alert-75000-amex-points-with-business-gold-rewards-one-day-promo/ )

    If you don’t need this card or the points right away, you could wait to see if a better offer comes up (no guarantees though).

  • Jon

    Maybe your credit isn’t good enough to qualify? Worked for me 2 minutes ago.

  • Peter T

    I keep getting “Currently, our systems are not responding” message. Does that mean the offer is dead?

  • Edifess

    Don’t give up if you are not approved and get a message that the offer is no longer available. Went back to the submission page, resubmitted and got approved on the second attempt.

  • thepointsguy

    It’s alive- but it’ll give you that if you’re logged in to your Amex account. Log out and use another browser and you’ll be fine

  • thepointsguy

    Yes

  • thepointsguy

    No it’s just a glitch with Amex systems. Log out of your Amex account and use a different browser and it’ll populate

  • http://twitter.com/jesuisxtc x†c

    that’s for the biz card. in the last 1.5 years pretty sure this is the max points i’ve seen for the personal card.

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  • Junblaze

    yup you can use the same login and the MR’s are combined. I find it much easier to call a CSR and have them do it for me, takes just seconds.

  • Junblaze

    Better offers? horrible advice, this is an awesome offer!!! 50k points, fee waived 1st year and only 1k spend in 3 months..

  • Cameron

    Would love to start accruing MR and this PR Gold offer would be great. Just picked up a few cards about 3 weeks ago including the Delta Gold.

    TPG, would you recommend passing on the PR Gold offer here or have you had success doing a single Amex app shortly following an apporama?

  • KC

    Thanks again. I did my AOR this morning with this Amex PRG as my 1st one. Instant approval and great success with my AOR overall. (as thanks I did use your affiliate links for some of my other apps).

  • Dennis

    Just got approved for the AMEX PR! 50K here i come! Thanks TPG!

  • Nafada6

    So if you have any other AmEx card that confers Membership Rewards, you are not eligible to apply for the PR Gold?

  • PJ

    per the card match tool, i am qualified for all 4. tho i just cancelled my personal gold card about 6 nonths ago to dodge the 3rd year fees ( I paid a second year $175)

    Now Can I get all of them ? THEY will come handy when my big bills are coming up soon

  • PJ

    GET ALL THOSE CARDS not just one

  • Kingart55

    I keep getting a message that their system is not responding and try later or call.
    I called the number and got AmExp and they know nothing about the better offer

  • Kingart55

    what did I do wrong

  • Nick

    As of 2/22 (1 a.m. EST) the deal is still good.

    However, I had to try three different browsers to get approved. With Chrome, I got the error message that several others have reported–wasn’t even given a chance to enter my information. With IE, I was able to input all my information, but that same error message came up after I hit submit. I tried re-submitting ~5 times, but it didn’t work.

    So finally I tried Firefox, and everything worked beautifully. For those of you they are getting the error message, make sure to try all three browsers, particularly since others have reported success with browsers other than Firefox.

    Good luck!

  • Brian

    Deal is still alive, got approved for the 50K Amex

  • RMinNYC

    Cleared my browsing history in Firefox, applied and got the offer for 50k. Best of luck everyone!

  • Dennis

    Not sure what you did wrong. I cleared my cache, went back to the site, entered my info and received a prompt for all of the deals. The offer is still alive.

  • Senoralili

    AMEX 50K offer still good, I used chrome but i had to do ENTIRE application because it would not let me sign in as a current card holder–got error message

  • CSM

    Deal is still active, was just approved 1 hour ago.

  • MilesKing

    This offer has been pulled:(

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  • RalfTheGerman

    Hi, I do have an Delta AmEx Paltinum and an SPG AmEx. I am not sure if I am excluded from the sign up bonus…any hints?
    Thanks
    Ralf

  • Erichines

    What is the best use of the 50k points? I don’t have any Amex cards that give Membership Rewards points. Just trying to decide if its worth the effort to get this card.

  • Vidcore

    This is still working. Just got approved for the 50k.

  • Andy

    I’m new to the points game so please excuse my ignorance if this comes off as a dumb question. I primarily use AA and US Airways when I fly. My main cards are the Capital One Venture and the Hilton Surpass cards. Would the best plan here be to get the premier Rewards Gold earning 50K points and then also the AMEX Delta earning 45K points so that I could transfer the 50K to Delta giving me a total of 95K Delta miles? Thanks for your comments

  • Andy

    I’m new to the points game so please excuse my ignorance if this comes off as a dumb question. I primarily use AA and US Airways when I fly. My main cards are the Capital One Venture and the Hilton Surpass cards. Would the best plan here be to get the premier Rewards Gold earning 50K points and then also the AMEX Delta earning 45K points so that I could transfer the 50K to Delta giving me a total of 95K Delta miles? Thanks for your comments

  • RalfTheGerman

    Found out myself by calling AmEx: YES, I qualify!
    Deal is still on, got approved at 7 AM MET.
    THanks for the link.

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  • PJ

    JUST DO IT!! 50K MR can do a lot of things such as fly LAX to Hawaii 5 one way trips assuming the transfer from MR= BA Avios is worst at 25% to fly alone, you can get on Alaska air or AA with BA Avios or Delta ( if with transfer bonus) HKG-TPE 4.5 K on Cathay etc etc

  • PJ

    unless you are desperate, DONT do 1 MR=1Delta SKy peso better is trasnfer 1 to 1 to aeroplan to fly on Alliance or 1MR=1.30 Avios ( with worst transfer bonus in the last 18+months) to fly AA non stop or alaska or South American or Asian non stops serviced by CX

  • carolyn kumar

    Cleared my cache and applied and just got approved. This link works.

  • Urih85

    hi everyone,
    so can I sign up for the premier rewards AND the delta amex card and get all those miles?
    also- can I add the permier rewards miles to my Skymiles account??
    Thanks guys,

    Uri

  • Andy

    I thought there was a 1=1 transfer between Amex and Delta?

  • Andy

    Looking at the AMEX website it looks like you can transfer Amex points to Delta on a 1:1 basis. I am also wondering if it is worth it to sign up for both cards and transfer the points to Delta?

  • thepointsguy

    Yes you can transfer to delta at 1:1. They used to run transfer bonuses often but there hasn’t been one since 2011

  • thepointsguy

    Yes you can transfer membership rewards to delta instantly at a 1:1 ratio

  • Andy

    TPG, Is this an advisable strategy?

    thanks for your reply

  • thepointsguy

    I personally don’t transfer Amex to delta because delta miles are
    Difficult to use at reasonable levels. I usually wait for transfer bonuses and transfer to British airways/ air France / Aeroplan for max value. Singapore and ANA can be good too

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  • Jryka

    +1 2/27/2013

  • m330

    After the first year, is it worth it to renew the Amex Gold at $175? Compared with the $95 renewal of the Chase Sapphire?

  • Jryka

    applied 2/27 rec’d card 2/28/13

  • Jeff

    Offer is still showing up for me but short application results in error so I guess I’d have to go through the long app. Before I pull the trigger, I got in on the Platinum 100k offer on Jan 8 so will I likely be denied the bonus points as this offer limits : † Welcome bonus offer not available to applicants who have had this product within the last 12 months or any other Consumer ZYNC®, Green or Gold Card or Platinum Card® account within the last 90 days.

    Thanks.

  • DMC

    got the 50k amex, tried to get the 45k delta amex, but it won’t load that offer for the business card, only the personal, and i already have it!!!

  • Will

    What if you have an MB or MSSB Platinum…are you still eligible for the 50k bonus?

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  • jmw2323

    I appled for the Delta card and was approved. Upon activation, I was told that I had had it within the last 12 notes and would not recv’e another bonus. I checked and apparently i was within 2 weeks of 1 year since I closed the previous card. I asked them to let me through as it was so close. Was told NO by secured message as well as on the phone. Immediately cancelled the card

  • Judy

    Brian, what does the disclaimer mean by saying the welcome bonus is not available to people who have “had” a Gold or other Amex acct in the last 90 days? Does that mean people who have started a new account in the last 90 days, or people who currently have such a Gold Amex card? I would hate to switch and not get the bonus. Thanks!

  • Judy

    I called Amex and was told that it’s not just if you GOTt another Amex card in the last 90 days; it’s if you HAVE any Amex card now or in the past 90 days. It’s an offer for newbies only. So maybe some of you are getting the card but not the sign-up bonus!

  • guest

    747 credit score, Experian pulled with 16 hard inquiries. Approved!

  • Vsr1957

    Thx. man! just read your posting (thank GOD), applied for the Personal PRG and bingo!!! approved instantly for 50K MR, $1K spend and $0 AF 1st yr.

  • http://www.facebook.com/rudy2828 Rudy Rosenberg

    Dubious of this site. Was offered A Cap One Student card, and I’m 55. Four other Cap One cards, and three First Premier cards aimed towards people with credit issues.

    Chase approved me last week for my fourth card from them, the BA card, so I’m not a risk more than anyone else.

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  • PJ

    In my situation: They around july 2012 gave me Business Gold Premier so I could cancel the ex Premier Gold in Sep 2012 and dodged the imminent $175annual fees ( to keep my MR rewards) . This round they gave me back my Personal Gold card and I can cancel my new Business Gold card whenever I want to get away the $175 fees in this July.

  • http://www.sexyman.com/ Stefan Shagwell

    Instantly approved for Amex Premier Rewards Gold Card 50K offer. Thanks for the link. TPG

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  • Mike

    DEAD!?!?! I checked earlier today through CC.com and it was working. Just tried (March 14th at 9PM) and it seems to be now dead for the Premier Rewards card. The others seem to be active still. Can anyone else confirm?

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  • Joseph

    AMEX PR 50K not showing up for me through the link – is this offer finally been pulled?

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  • http://www.facebook.com/jonparent.hotrod Jonathan Parent

    Oh man… what a waste of time for me then. I had a Zync card. I’m going back and forth with customer service and now I look like the idiot. Thanks for the post.

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  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Chris-Koffend/1124015700 Chris Koffend

    When the offer states $X,XXX spending in the first three months, does that mean you need to spend the specified amount each month? Or the specified amount over the period of the first three months combined?

  • http://www.facebook.com/urihad Uri Hadelsberg

    For whoever asked- u have to spend that amount in 3 months and not each month

  • Kathy

    Applied and got this card back in February based on the 50,000 pts bonus. Met the spending requirement within the three months but never saw the 50,000 pts posted to MR account. Just called MR customer service and they told me the pts bonus was denied because I have had an green AMX card for years. She said the only recourse was writing a letter to MR and see if they would change their mind. Any other ideas? Anyone in a similar situation?

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