American Express seems to be trialling exclusive cashback deals for Facebook users.
Unfortunately, we are about to ruin their experiment by publicising the deal here and generating a few thousand sign-ups!
This is the deal:
You need to register for both deals at the same page which is here.
Note that there is a list of participating hotels for the Hilton deal which you should check if you are making a special stay.
Who can register?
It isn’t clear. The offer is being promoted on Facebook so in theory it is not targetted.
However, when I tried to register my MBNA American Express card, I was told ‘sorry, this offer is by invitation only’. I then tried to register my British Airways American Express card and my registration was accepted.
I recommend you give it a go with whatever cards you have to hand and see if one sticks.
The offer is limited to the first 15,000 Amex cards to be registered.
The reason the offers are being promoted together is that there is a linked competition. Everyone who triggers both sets of cashback will be entered into a free draw. Five winners will receive a one or two night break at the Hilton Park Lane in London (photo above) and another five winners will win a weekend Avis rental.
The registration page is here.
Want to earn more points from credit cards? – November 2020 update
If you are looking to apply for a new credit or charge card, here are my November 2020 recommendations based on the current sign-up bonus.
British Airways American Express
5,000 Avios for signing up, no annual and a companion voucher for spending £20,000 Read our full review
British Airways American Express Premium Plus
25,000 Avios and the UK’s most valuable credit card perk – the 2-4-1 companion voucher Read our full review
American Express Preferred Rewards Gold
Your best beginner’s card – 20,000 points, FREE for a year & two airport lounge passes Read our full review
The Platinum Card from American Express
30,000 points and an unbeatable set of travel benefits – for a fee Read our full review
Virgin Atlantic Reward+ Mastercard
15,000 points bonus and the most generous non-Amex for day to day spending Read our full review
Earning miles and points from small business cards
If you are a sole trader or run a small company, you may also want to check out these:
American Express Business Gold
20,000 points sign-up bonus and free for a year Read our full review
American Express Business Platinum
40,000 points sign-up bonus and a long list of travel benefits Read our full review
British Airways Accelerating Business American Express
Earn both Avios and BA On Business points with your business spending Read our full review
Capital On Tap Business Rewards Visa
The most generous Avios Visa or Mastercard for a limited company Read our full review
Disclaimer: Head for Points is a journalistic website. Nothing here should be construed as financial advice, and it is your own responsibility to ensure that any product is right for your circumstances. Recommendations are based primarily on the ability to earn miles and points and do not consider interest rates, service levels or any impact on your credit history. By recommending credit cards on this site, I am – technically – acting as a credit broker. Robert Burgess, trading as Head for Points, is regulated and authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority to act as a credit broker.