Amex Offer: Get $200 Back after Spending $1,000+ with Delta

Amex Offers are fantastic limited-time deals for American Express cardholders, like $80 back when spending $500 or more at AmexTravel.com (still available through September 30), 2x Membership Rewards points on Amazon Purchases or 10% off your cell phone bill. Now, there’s a new, valuable Amex Offer for you to take advantage of: $200 cash back when spending $1,000 or more with Delta….

Get $80 Back on Your Next Travel Purchase with Amex Offers

Amex Offers offers fantastic limited-time deals for American Express cardholders, like 2x Membership Rewards points on Amazon Purchases (still available through July 31) or 10% off your cell phone bill. Now, there’s a new, valuable Amex Offer for you to take advantage of — the chance to get $80 back when you spend $500 or more with AmexTravel.com. Note…

Amex Now Offers Free FICO Scores to Consumer Cardholders

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here: Blue Cash Preferred from American Express, Blue Cash Everyday from American Express Once the dominant player in the rewards credit card marketplace, American Express has in recent years faced increasing competition in this space from relative newcomers, including Chase and Barclaycard. In an effort…

How Credit Card Issuers Classify Travel and Dining Purchases

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here – Citi ThankYou Premier, Citi ThankYou Preferred Lots of credit cards offer bonuses for spending in certain categories, but those categories aren’t always clear. In this post, TPG Senior Points & Miles Correspondent Jason Steele explains which cards give you extra incentive to spend on travel and…

Are You Eligible For a Sign Up Bonus If You Are an Additional Cardholder of Another Card?

Update: The offer mentioned below for the Platinum Card from American Express has expired. View the current offer here.  TPG follower Holly tweeted: “@thepointsguy I’m additional cardholder of my husband’s American Express Platinum – am I still eligible for the Mercedes-Benz Platinum sign up bonus?” Just this week I wrote about how Amex recently changed its…

Travel Tuesday Top 10: Reasons Why I Like Amex Membership Rewards Cards

Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here: The Enhanced Business Gold Rewards Card from American Express OPEN, Platinum Card from American Express, Business Platinum Card from American Express OPEN Update: The 50,000 point sign up offer for the American Express Premier Rewards Gold card is no longer available through the Card Match…

Sunday Reader Question: How to Keep Amex Points While Avoiding an Annual Fee

Update: The offer mentioned below for the Platinum Card from American Express has expired. View the current offer here.  TPG reader Andrew wrote in this week: “I was wondering whether you could help me with an Amex issue…specifically what to do with my Amex Membership Reward points. I currently have a Premier Rewards Gold Card and…

(Video) Sunday Reader Questions: What Is The Best Way To Apply For Multiple Credit Card Promotions?

Update: The offer mentioned below for the Platinum Card from American Express has expired. View the current offer here.  We all want to get in on as many lucrative credit card bonuses as possible, but in order to do so, you’ve got to be smart and strategic about your applications. You need to understand how multiple…

Understanding How Credit Card Travel Rewards Work

Update: The offer mentioned below for the Platinum Card from American Express has expired. View the current offer here.  Update: The offer mentioned below for the Capital One Venture Rewards Card has expired. View the current offer here.  This is the first post of a new series designed to help beginners understand the points and miles world….

Maximizing Amex Post 2: Understanding Membership Rewards

This is another installment in my Maximizing Amex series where I examine the benefits of American Express cards and Amex’s Membership Rewards Program. The articles include; Post 1: Understanding the Card Offering. Post 2: Understanding Membership Rewards. Post 3: Understanding Transfer Bonuses. Post 4: Platinum Card Review. Post 5: SkyTeam Transfer Partners. Post 6: Oneworld Transfer Partners. Post 7: Star Alliance Transfer…