Recent Selected Amex Offer (Updated on 12/12/2018)

Recent selected Amex Offer:
  • Bloomingdale's:Spend $100 get $20 back, expires on 1/21/2019.
  • Exxon Mobil Speedpass+:Spend $20 get $10 back, up to 2x., expires on 12/26/2018.
  • Waldorf Astoria + Conrad: Spend $350 get $70 back, expires on 1/31/2019.
  • Ritz-carlton: Spend $500 get $100 back, expires on 12/24/2018 ...
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Amex card holder: free National Executive Status

National car rental is offering free executive status until 2/28/2020 for American Express cardholders that aren’t currently National members. After completing your first rental using any American Express card, you will also earn six Emerald Club credits towards a future rental day. Offer link ...
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Enrolling charge card in Extended Payment Option and get 10,000 MR points

American Express are currently offering selected charge cardholders 10,000 points when they enroll Extended Payment Option.  This offer is targeted, but you could use following links to check if your charge cards are eligible  for enrollment. You don’t actually need to use the pay over time feature to get ...
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Cash advance fee may be applied- a warning from Coinbase

Coinbase sent out an e-mail to its user who had a credit card linked to Coinbase account said that Coinbase transactions might code as a cash advance. This is due to the fact that major credit card networks have recently reclassified the MCC code for digital currency purchases to code ...
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Amex will stop to require signature next April

American Express today announced it is eliminating the requirement for merchants to collect Card Members’ signatures for all purchase transactions at the point of sale beginning in April 2018. The move, which applies globally to all American Express-accepting merchants, will help provide a more consistent and simplified checkout experience for ...
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Credit card 101: all about Chase 5/24 rule

Since May 2015, Chase applied so-called '5/24 rule' to its credit card application: if you have 5 or more new credit card accounts in the past 24 months, you will get rejected directly, no matter how good your credit score is.
  • Details about 5/24 rule.
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American Express CEO Will Be Replaced

American Express’ CEO Kenneth Chenault will be replaced by Stephen Squeri who has been vice chairman since 2015 on February 1st, 2018. Squeri’s previous positions at American Express have been as follows:
  • July 2015-current: Vice chairman and led the Business-to-Business group
  • November 2011 to July 2015: President of Global Corporate ...
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Amex adds terms for temporarily suspending earning and redeeming MR points

The Amex RAT team added terms to Membership Rewards-earning (MR) cards: Beginning November 1, 2017, American Express can temporarily suspend your ability to earn or redeem MR points if they believe you are engaging in abuse, misuse or gaming in connection to earning or redeeming MR points. (picture credit to ...
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American Express Makes Changes To Centurion Lounge Access (No day pass)

American Express is making changes to its Centurion Lounge access policy. Starting Monday, October 2, access to the Centurion Lounges will be an exclusive benefit for our premium customers – Platinum Card and Centurion Members. Other American Express Card Members will no longer be able to purchase day passes for ...
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