I think the American Express Gold Card is a great fit for many families. The bonus categories align very well with areas where families spend plenty of cash. Here’s why I added the card to my wallet.
The fever of Black Friday deals is well under way and I’m a bit late to the game. However, as I look at the cracked glass on my daughter’s iPad, I found a great deal you may be interested in. Amazon has a 32GB version of the newest iPad on sale today for $249. But, it definitely gets better than that. $249 is a pretty solid price for a new iPad, so if you’re in the market this may be the best price you’ll see during the holiday shopping season. […]
Holding the right credit cards can save you lots of money on travel or earn you cash back. Every once in a while, valuable offers come up that aren’t necessarily about travel and cash back. This $100 offer on Amazon right now fits that category. I saw it first discussed on Doctor of Credit a few days ago. And, as with many deals, it was better at the very beginning. The original offer gave a 20% discount on any purchase where you paid at least part of it with American […]
“Normal” folks who don’t fly for a living and don’t spend hundreds of thousands of dollars on their company credit card need to take notice when offers like this come out. See how to register all your AMEX cards today to earn double points through the end of 2016.
Points, Miles and Martinis just posted a great tidbit for Uber fans. American Express cardholders who use that card to pay for their Uber ride will earn double Membership Rewards. This is just for American Express cards that earn Membership Rewards; cards like the Starwood Preferred Guest American Express don’t qualify. You can also redeem points to pay for your Uber ride at a penny a point. There are absolutely much better values out there but if you’re not a big collector of points this could be a good way […]
Thanks to Mommy Points for pointing out the recent announcement regarding transfer bonuses from American Express Membership Rewards to British Airways and Virgin Atlantic. I don’t currently carry an American Express card that earns Membership Rewards points. I did for a long time but fell out of love with Membership Rewards. I carry a Starwood Preferred AMEX card which is one of my favorites and I’m happy to accrue there. But, after my sessions at the recent Frequent Traveler University in Tampa, FL, I realized I had a ton of […]