Hilton is considering adding the ability to cash out Hilton points for Amazon credit at a rate of 0.5¢ per point for cardholders of the co-branded Hilton cards. The standard rate is currently 0.2¢, but twice recently it has been temporarily increased to 0.5¢ for a brief period. The survey specifically mentioned this as an option on the no annual fee version Hilton American Express card as well.
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.
American Express has improved two benefits today:
- Purchase Protection Benefit increased to 120 Days (up from 90)
- Extended Warranty Benefit increased to 2 Years (up from 1 year)
12/21/2018 update: New round of offers has gone out, check your e-mails to see if was targeted.
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 the 10,000 bonus points, you must simply enroll in it.
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 as a cash advance.
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