Tag Archive: Membership Rewards (MR)

Avianca LifeMiles just became an Amex transfer partner!

Yesterday we noticed that American Express has just added Avianca LifeMiles as one of the Membership Rewards transfer partners. The transfer rate is currently 1:1. The partnership between Amex and LifeMiles undoubtedly boosted the value of Membership Rewards points, especially in terms of redeeming Star Alliance flights. Now Amex has four SA partners: Avianca LifeMiles, ANA Mileage Club, Air Canada…
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AmEx Gold Card Review (2018.10 Update: 50k Offer! $120 Yearly Dining Credit, 4x Points at US Restaurant & Supermarket, Rose Gold/Gold Design, $250 AF)

American Express Gold Card Review 2018.10 Update: New benefits (4x MR at restaurants and supermarkets and $120 dining credit) are officially alive! Annual Fee is creased to $250. New applications will not receive first year waived AF. For current cardholders, if your next anniversary date is earlier than April 1st, 2019, your next AF due will still be $195, otherwise…
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AmEx Platinum Card Review (2018.10 Update: 75k Offer)

Platinum Card from American Express Review 2018.7.24 Update: I just received an email offer to upgrade a Premier Rewards Gold card to an AmEx Platinum under a promotion to receive 25,000 MR after spending $2,000 in 90 days. The upgrade offer isn’t great considering the $550 annual fee, but the spend requirement is quite easy to meet. Subject line of the…
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AmEx EveryDay Preferred (EDP) Credit Card Review (2018.10 Update: 20k Offer)

The AmEx EveryDay Preferred Credit Card (EDP) Review 2018.8 Update: It seems the 30k offer via incognito mode is dead, and the offer is only 20k now. If you can even see the AmEx Everyday 25k offer and yet still can’t see this AmEx Everyday ay Preferred 30k offer, then it proves the 30k offer is indeed dead. 2018.7 Update:…
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Amex Business Gold Rewards (BGR) Card Review (2018.5 Update: BGR to Biz Plat 50k Upgrade Offer)

The Business Gold Rewards Card from American Express (BGR) Review 2018.7 Update: I just received an email offer to upgrade my AmEx Business Gold Reward to an AmEx Business Platinum card and receive 50,000 MR after spending $10,000 in 5 months. Subject line of the email is “[NAME],  take advantage of this special upgrade offer.” I am not sure if the link is specific…
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Amex Business Platinum Card Review (2018.8 Update: 75k Offer)

The Business Platinum Card from American Express Review 2018.8 Update: The 100k offer is expired. Now there’s only 75k offer. Application Link AmEx Business Platinum 75k Offer, earn 50,000 MR after spending $10,000 in the first 3 months, and earn additional 25,000 MR after spending an additional $10,000 in the first 3 months. AmEx Business Platinum 100k Targeted Offer, earn…
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AmEx Platinum Card for Morgan Stanley Review (2018.5 Update: 60k Offer)

The Platinum Card from American Express Exclusively for Morgan Stanley Review 2018.7.2 Update: AmEx Platinum now has a new benefit: Saks credit. “Get up to $100 in statement credits annually for purchases at Saks Fifth Avenue or saks.com on your Platinum Card. That’s up to $50 in statement credits from January through June and up to $50 in statement credits from…
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AmEx Platinum Card for Mercedes-Benz Review (Discontinued)

Platinum Card from American Express Exclusively for Mercedes-Benz Review Application Link This card no longer accepts new applications. If you are lucky to have this legacy credit card, you can still enjoy its original benefits. Benefits Earn 60,000 Membership Rewards (MR) Points after spending $5,000 in first 3 months. The highest sign-up bonus is 75k. Because you can only get one…
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AmEx Platinum Card for Schwab Review (2018.6 Update: 60k Offer)

American Express Platinum Card for Schwab Review 2018.7.2 Update: AmEx Platinum now has a new benefit: Saks credit. “Get up to $100 in statement credits annually for purchases at Saks Fifth Avenue or saks.com on your Platinum Card. That’s up to $50 in statement credits from January through June and up to $50 in statement credits from July through December….
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AmEx Blue Business Plus Credit Card Review (2018.2 Update: 10k Offer & Now You Can Refer A Friend)

The Blue Business Plus Credit Card from American Express OPEN Review 2018.2 Update: Now you can refer a friend, and the referral links lead to a 10k offer, which is better than the link on the official website. 2017.7 Update: It appears the 20k MR signup offer is still available, possibly on a targeted basis. I just logged into my…
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AmEx Platinum Card for Goldman Sachs Review

The Platinum Card from American Express for Goldman Sachs Review This card has been there for years, but we didn’t mention it before. The main reason is that, it requires you to have a Goldman Sachs account to apply. However, you need to have $10M to be eligible to open a Goldman Sachs account. It is said that if you…
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AmEx Gold Card for Ameriprise Review (2018.6 Update: 25k Offer)

The Gold Card from American Express for Ameriprise Financial Review Note that this and the AmEx Gold Card regular version are different cards. They don’t affect each other’s sign-up bonus. The link for the 25k Offer is from reddit. Application Link AmEx Gold Card for Ameriprise Benefits Earn 25,000 Membership Rewards (MR) Points after spending $1000 in first 3 months! This credit card…
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AmEx Platinum Card for Ameriprise Review (2018.7 Update: New Benefits Have Arrived!)

Platinum Card from American Express for Ameriprise Financial Review 2018.7.2 Update: AmEx Platinum now has a new benefit: Saks credit. “Get up to $100 in statement credits annually for purchases at Saks Fifth Avenue or saks.com on your Platinum Card. That’s up to $50 in statement credits from January through June and up to $50 in statement credits from July…
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AmEx Gold Card Old Version Review (Discontinued)

American Express Gold Card Review Attention! This card is AmEx Gold Card Old Version which is already discontinued, the new AmEx Gold Card (formerly known as AmEx Premier Rewards Gold (PRG)) is here: AmEx Gold Card. Application Link This card no longer accepts new applications. Benefits Earn 25,000 Membership Rewards (MR) Points after spending $1000 in first 3 months! This credit card…
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AmEx Green Card Review (2018.8 Update: 25k Offer)

American Express Green Card Review Application Link AmEx Green Card. Note that you have to use the incognito mode or empty the cache in your browser to see the 25k offer with $1,000 spending requirement. If you can only see the application page without sign-up bonus, please try a few more times. Now the offer differs by location, you may need a VPN to…
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