Now You Can Upgrade Your Airline Ticket With Membership Rewards Points!

American Express just launched the launch of Upgrade with Points program. The new program will give eligible U.S. Consumer, Business and Corporate Card Members enrolled in the Membership Rewards the option to use Membership Rewards points, or a combination of points and dollars, to place offers on airline seat upgrades in first, business, or premium economy […]

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Transfer Membership Rewards Points To Your Virgin Atlantic Flying Club Account And Get A 30% Transfer Bonus

            If you are a member of American Express Membership Rewards you can transfer your Membership Rewards points, in 1,000-point increments, to your Virgin Atlantic Flyer Club account. Usually, 1000 American Express Membership Rewards points equals 1000 Flying Club miles. But through July 1, 2019, Amex is offering a 30% transfer […]

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2x American Express Membership Rewards At Bloomingdales For Your Spring Shopping (Targeted)

  This offer came with my American Express Platinum card. Through 6/30/2019, you can earn 2x American Express Membership Rewards points for purchases made using your card ONLINE at Bloomingdales.com Note, you must first add the offer to your Card and then use the card to shop. If you have an American Express card that […]

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Get 15% More Avianca LifeMiles When You Transfer Membership Rewards

  If you are a member of American Express Membership Rewards you can transfer your Membership Rewards points, in 1,000 point increments to Avianca LifeMiles, the program of Avianca, the national airline and flag carrier of Colombia.  Normally, Amex Membership Rewards points transfer to LifeMiles at a 1:1 ratio.  Through 4/1/2019, you can get 14% more, so 1000 […]

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Changes To The American Express Business Platinum Led Me To An Unplanned 60,000 Point Bonus, An Exchange Of Cards And A savings Of $45 A Year…All In About 5 Minutes

I got an email today regarding my American Express Business Platinum card detailing some changes that are coming to the card in early 2019. These changes include: “One year of complimentary Platinum Global Access from WeWork, a network of premium workspaces around the world. With Platinum Global Access, enjoy over 300 workspaces in 75+ cities […]

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If You Have The American Express Gold Card, Be Mindful Of Your Annual Grocery Spend

Recall that with the American Express Gold Card you earn 4X Membership Rewards points per $1 spent at supermarkets on up to $25,000 per year in purchases.  After you spend $25,000 in a given year, you only earn 1X Membership per $1 spent at supermarkets. Although I find it hard to fathom anyone spending more than $25,000 on grocery purchases […]

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Hello To My New American Express Gold Card, Albeit In The Wrong Color

    I love the new version of the American Express Gold Card and I really wanted it with its very lucrative Membership Rewards bonus points (4X!) at U.S. restaurants and U.S. supermarkets, two categories that I will reap in the American Express Membership Rewards. However, the bonus to me was light, it is currently 25,000 Membership Rewards BONUS POINTS offer […]

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