The American Express Gold Card is a fantastic addition to your credit card lineup. The welcome bonus valued at $1,200 by TPG, it was revamped into a dining powerhouse with 4x points on restaurants and U.S. supermarkets (up to $25,000 in purchases per calendar year; then 1x). The Amex Gold is a food focused power card that can absolutely earn you a lot of points.
Card Rating*: ⭐⭐⭐⭐
Welcome to The Points Guy!
Many of the credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This site does not include all credit card companies or all available credit card offers. Please view our advertising policy page for more information.
Editorial Note: Opinions expressed here are the author’s alone, not those of any bank, credit card issuer, airlines or hotel chain, and have not been reviewed, approved or otherwise endorsed by any of these entities.