All the Ways to Redeem Points and Miles for Amazon Purchases

Redeeming points or miles for merchandise won’t give you the highest value, at least not mathematically speaking. That being said, you should ultimately use your travel rewards for what makes you happy. Everyone can find something they want or need on Amazon, and you can get it in two days or less if you’re an Amazon Prime…

Amazon Debuts First “Prime Air” Livery Plane

Back in March, we learned that Amazon had leased 20 Boeing 767s to booster its air delivery network. Since then, the company has been quietly putting these aircraft into service and now has 10 dedicated airplanes shuttling Amazon packages around the country. The 10 aircraft currently in service are from Amazon’s original lease agreement with Air Transport Services Group (ATSG), but Amazon…

Maximize Your Amazon Prime Day Purchases with These Cards

If you’re an avid Amazon shopper, it should come as no surprise that the second annual Amazon Prime Day is here. For those not familiar, the event is essentially Black Friday for those with an Amazon Prime membership, with thousands of exclusive deals throughout the day. Even if you’re not currently an Amazon Prime member,…

Does the Chase Amazon.com Rewards Card Offer Good Value?

TPG reader Matt sent me a message on Facebook to ask about earning rewards for Amazon purchases: “What do you think of the Amazon branded Visa from Chase. I know I can use the points for cash back and travel; is that a good option?” There are a lot of cash-back credit cards out there, offering a variety of…

How to Get Amazon Prime With American Express

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here – The Enhanced Business Gold Rewards Card from American Express OPEN, The Platinum Card, Blue Cash Everyday Card from American Express, Blue Cash Preferred Card from American Express and Business Gold Rewards card I’m not a huge Amazon shopper, but I have plenty…

Best Credit Card for Amazon.com Purchases: 3x Points With Amex Premier Rewards Gold

A couple months ago I noticed that a few people on FlyerTalk were posting that they received notice that they could earn 3X Membership Rewards points per $1 on certain Amazon purchases when using their Premier Rewards Gold Card from American Express card for purchases at the online retailer. I decided to try it for myself…