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NEW OFFER: Get 25,000 American Express Membership Rewards points with ‘free for a year’ Amex Gold
American Express has increased the sign-up bonus on the American Express Preferred Rewards Gold credit card from 20,000 to 25,000 points.
If you meet the bonus criteria, you now receive 25,000 Membership Rewards points when you spend £3,000 within 90 days. This is a special offer which runs to 8th August.
This is an exceptionally generous deal for a card which is FREE for the first year. Remember that 25,000 Membership Rewards points convert into 25,000 Avios, amongst other things.
The representative APR is 75.2% variable, including the annual fee. The representative APR on purchases, and in the first year which has no fee, is 30.7% variable.
This week’s top travel news stories:
The UK is launching its Electronic Travel Authorisation for international visitors. This is how it works.
Has British Airways locked you out of your Executive Club account? This is how to get back in.
British Airways launches a new flight to Fuerteventura from Gatwick.
Other British Airways and Avios news:
Other airline news:
NEW OFFER: get 25,000 points with the ‘free for a year’ American Express Preferred Rewards Gold card (plus get entered into a prize draw on top). Apply here.
Reviews this week:
Other interesting articles:
Get a £40+ wine for 3,000 Virgin Points during English Wine Week
That’s all, folks
See you next Saturday.
Rob, Rhys and Sinead @ Head for Points