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Amex Business Platinum giving you £150 back when you spend £1,000 – in one go

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American Express has launched an interesting offer for its American Express Business Platinum cardholders.

You receive £150 cashback when you spend £1,000.

There does not appear to be any restriction on where you spend the £1,000. The only rule is that you must spend the £1,000 in one transaction.

This is an ‘opt in’ offer. You need to log-in to your American Express Business Platinum account and click ‘Save to Card’.

It is not certain that all cardholders will receive this offer, but it seems very widespread.

You need to make your £1,000 transaction by 30th April. This gives you a few weeks to line up a transaction, or find out if Waitrose sells £1,000 gift cards. You can top up your Amazon account by £1,000 via this link.

The only other important rules are that the transaction must be in Sterling and that payment aggregator transactions do not count. This is not always the case, however – these are boiler plate terms which Amex copies from offer to offer without necessarily reviewing them properly.

There does not seem to be an equivalent offer for American Express Business Gold cardholders.

Amex Platinum Business American Express

American Express Business Platinum

40,000 points sign-up bonus and a long list of travel benefits Read our full review


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BA Premium Plus American Express card BAPP

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Nectar American Express

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Virgin Rewards Plus credit card

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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 offers.

Until 20th May 2021, you can receive a sign-up bonus worth 29,900 Avios with the Capital On Tap Business Rewards Visa credit card. This offer is exclusive to Head for Points readers. Click here to learn more.

Amex American Express Business Gold card

American Express Business Gold

20,000 points sign-up bonus and free for a year Read our full review

Amex Platinum Business American Express

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40,000 points sign-up bonus and a long list of travel benefits Read our full review

British Airways Accelerating Business American Express card

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

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