Additional Details on AA Coronavirus “No Change Fee” Policy Make It Difficult to Bank Amex Airline Fee Credits

Written by Craig at Middle Age Miles @ Middle Age Miles

Introduction and Background Ever since gift cards stopped working to redeem Amex airline fee credits in early 2019, it’s become much tougher to redeem the credits. This is especially true for people who mostly fly on American Airlines, as so…

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Targeted Amazon offers w/ 1 Membership Rewards point (up to $20 off $80)

Written by Nick Reyes @ Frequent Miler's Quick Deals

There is a new targeted Amazon promotion when you pay using at least 1 American Express Membership Rewards point. I’ve seen reports of various targeted discounts as seen under “The Deal” below (up to $20 off of $80). It only takes a second to see if you’re targeted (link under The Deal). The Deal Amazon is offering […]

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9 Mistakes people make with Amex credit cards and points

Written by Joseph Hostetler @ Million Mile Secrets

American Express issues some of the best travel credit cards in our hobby. So it’s important to make the most of your applications, your ability to earn points and the benefits they can give you. It’s easy to get lots of value from Amex Membership Rewards points, using the best American Express cards like The Platinum …

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AmEx EveryDay To EveryDay Preferred 25,000 Point Upgrade Offer

Written by William Charles @ Doctor Of Credit

Update 5/24/20: More people have been targeted. Old targeted link no longer works, there is this link but it requires a RSVP code. Update 5/7/20: More people targeted. Hat tip to @3mmilan. Can also try using this link to see if you’re targeted. Hat tip to rct12345 The Offer American Express is offering some AmEx […]

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World Naked Bike Ride Not Cancelled, Think Twice If Front Desk Describes Room Like This, 1st Flight With “Health Passport”

Written by SharonKurheg @ Your Mileage May Vary

Hello travel friends and happy Saturday! Here’s a recap of what’s gone on at YMMV this week. From what we’ve written to what others wrote that we really liked and…
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Amex Offers: Save 10% At These Restaurants – Olive Garden, Seasons 52, Yard House, Longhorn, Eddie V’s, Capital Grille, Bahama Breeze, Cheddar Box

Written by Chuck @ Doctor Of Credit

Check your Amex Offers for 10% off at eight different restaurant chains: Olive Garden, Seasons 52, Yard House, Longhorn, Eddie V’s, Capital Grille, Bahama Breeze, Cheddar Box. Limit $15 in statement credits from each offer. Expires 6/20/20

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Calm app now available for all Amex holders

Written by Nick Reyes @ Frequent Miler's Quick Deals

At the beginning of the month, Amex announced many new benefits for cardholders in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. One of those benefits was set to be a a Premium membership with the Calm sleep and meditation app. That benefit is now live — all US consumer and corporate card holders can now get complimentary […]

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[Update] American Express Twitter & Media Team Support Confirms Limit of 4 Credit Cards & 10 Charge Cards Per Person (New Applications; YMMV)

Written by Chuck @ Doctor Of Credit

There have been grumblings of a new limit by American Express limiting us to 4 credit cards per person and 10 charge cards per person. Both of these have now been confirmed by American Express Twitter support @AskAmex in a reply to our friend Mark over at Milestomemories.

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American Express Cardholders Get Free Year Of ‘Calm’ Sleep & Meditation App

Written by Chuck @ Doctor Of Credit

American Express consumer cardholders get a free year subscription to the Calm sleep, meditation, and relaxation app. Not sure how many people will find the app useful, but there is a $70 annual subscription fee, so it’s a nice savings for someone who finds the app useful.

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[Working] Issue Cashing Out Membership Rewards To Charles Schwab

Written by William Charles @ Doctor Of Credit

Update 5/18: Working again, according to reader Tao Update 5/15: Broken again Update 5/6/20: Working again. Update 5/5/20: Broken again. Update 4/28/20: This feature is working again. Original Post: A number of redditors with the American Express Charles Schwab Platinum card have tried to cash out American Express Membeship Rewards points to Charles Schwab at […]

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Has American Express Started Limiting Some Customers To 4 Lending Products? (More Datapoints Needed)

Written by William Charles @ Doctor Of Credit

Over the last 24 hours there have been a number of datapoints of consumers applying for an American Express card and being denied, upon reconsideration they were told that American Express now has a limit of four ‘lending products’ per customer. Previously American Express allowed consumers to have five (or more) credit cards and recently […]

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[Updated 5/14/20] Summary of Consumer-Friendly Changes to Card Benefits and Loyalty Programs

Written by Craig at Middle Age Miles @ Middle Age Miles

Introduction Over the past few weeks, we’ve seen credit card companies and loyalty programs introduce many consumer-friendly changes. There have been so many that it’s hard to keep up with everything! Last week, we published a summary of the consumer-friendly…

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Hilton credit cards: Why now is the best-ever time to get them

Written by Joseph Hostetler @ Million Mile Secrets

It seems counterintuitive to open a hotel credit card during the worst year for travel since the Genesis flood. In fact, this is a time of opportunities. Card issuers are going mental with bonus spending incentives, extending valuable travel certificates, even offering hundreds of dollars in additional statement credits. Hilton credit cards in particular have me …

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American Express Adds Valuable New Benefits To The Platinum Card

Written by Flying High On Points @ Flying High On Points

Here is some positive news during the age of COVID-19. American Express is adding valuable new benefits to the Platinum Card. American Express Adds Valuable New Benefits To The Platinum Card Due to the travel limitations in the age of COVID-19, Amex has decided to [temporarily] add new benefits to justify the card’s hefty $550 […]

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