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Recent Selected Amex Offer (Updated on 12/15/2017)

Recent selected Amex Offer:
  • Hilton Gift Card:  $10 off $50, up to $40, expires on 2/28.
  • ShopRite: Spend $75 get $20 back or 2k MR, expires on 1/10.
  • Staples:Spend $100 get $20 back or 2k MR, expires on 1/15.
  • Boxed.com:  Spend $75 get $20 back or 2k MR, expires ...
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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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Amex Delta Reserve Card signup bonus has been increased

American Express increased Amex Delta Reserve Card signup bonus- 40,000 Delta miles and 10,000 MQM (Medallion Qualification Miles) after spending $3,000 within 3 months. Key feature of the card:
  • Spend $30,000 or more in a calendar year you receive 15,000 bonus miles and 15,000 MQM; Spend $60,000 or more you’ll earn an additional ...
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American Express Delta cardholders can borrow miles for six months

American Express has launched a new program for Delta cardholders called Fly Now, Earn Later. This allows American Express Delta cardholders to borrow miles and then earn them back over a period of six months. The amount of miles you can borrow is tied to your spending patterns. If at ...
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Get free $10 Kohl’s Case with Discover Card

Discover cardholder can get $10 off $30 any Kohl’s purchase. The minimum spend requirement isn’t actually enforced since the $10 code is applied like Kohl’s cash. It’s therefore possible to get up to $10 of stuff for free. Get the offer with following steps:
  • Log into Discover
  • Click Redeem Rewards
  • Go to the ...
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Updated news on merge of Marriott and SPG. Will the SPG card discontinue?

Leeny Oberg, Marriott’s Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, gave an update at the Goldman Sachs Lodging, Gaming, Restaurant and Leisure conference yesterday, noting what challenges lay ahead for the two brands. Ultimately, Oberg said that they expect to bring the Marriott Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest programs together by ...
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25% Transfer Bonus: MR To Hawaiian Airlines (Expires on 6/21/2017)

Receive a 25% transfer bonus when you transfer American Express Membership Rewards points to Hawaiian Airlines HawaiianMiles. The standard rate is 1:1, so this means it would be 1:1.25. So if you transfer 1,000 Membership Rewards you’d receive 1,250 HawaiianMiles. This offer expires on 6/21/2017 ...
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AmEx Outduels Citigroup for Exclusive Rights to Hilton Cards

(Form Business Travel News) American Express will become Hilton's exclusive issuer for Hilton Honors co-branded credit cards in the U.S. Hilton has offered Amex and co-branded cards since 1995 and Citi co-branded cards since 2000. The deal is for a multi-year partnership, and a Hilton spokesperson said Hilton Honors members ...
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