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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:
Over 500 people attended our annual Summer Party at Renaissance St Pancras. You can see some photos here and see above. Thank you to everyone who came.
Other British Airways and Avios news:
Reviews this week:
Virgin Hotels Glasgow finally opens in late July
Other interesting articles:
Receive between 2,500 and 300,000 Avios with Nutmeg when you transfer a SIPP or ISA
Nectar Connect has been fixed and you can now register Amex cards again
You can now redeem Virgin Points for High Street gift cards including Pizza Express
That’s all, folks
See you next Saturday.
Rob, Rhys and Sinead @ Head for Points