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It’s easier to earn bonus points and statement credits with most American Express credit cards. Let’s see how you can maximize your home and business purchases.
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Streaming and Wireless Telephone Services
Some American Express credit cards already earn bonus points on U.S.-based streaming plans and wireless phone services. One of the best examples is the Blue Cash Preferred® Card from American Express.
Takeout, Food Delivery, and Groceries
Restaurants and groceries are already popular bonus categories.
American Express Gold Card
The personal American Express® Gold Card earns 4X Membership Rewards® Points at Restaurants, plus takeout and delivery in the U.S., and earns 4X Membership Rewards® Points at U.S. supermarkets (on up to $25,000 per calendar year in purchases, then 1X). Plus, earn 3X Membership Rewards® Points on flights booked directly with airlines or on amextravel.com.
Another perk is the ability to earn up to $10 in statement credits on a monthly basis when you use your Gold Card to pay at the following dining establishments (enrollment is required):
- The Cheesecake Factory
- Milk Bar
- Shake Shack (only at participating locations)
This perk can save you up to $120 annually.
New American Express® Gold Card cardholders can earn 60,000 Membership Rewards points after spending $4,000 on eligible purchases within the first 6 months. The annual fee is $250 and there are no foreign transaction fees (See Rates & Fees). Also, Rose Gold is back! Cardholders can choose between Gold or Rose Gold.
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These American Express credit cards bonus categories are a welcome addition to many still looking for ways to maximize their spending routine.
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For rates and fees of The American Express® Gold Card, please click here.
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