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Amex Rewards Credit Card

The American Express Rewards Credit Card – ARCC – is a free basic Amex card that still lets you earn Membership Rewards points and access American Express offers. The card has a sign-up bonus of 10,000 Membership Rewards points.

It is an excellent card for keeping your Membership Rewards balance active if you want to cancel an Amex Platinum or Preferred Rewards Gold card.

You can read our full review of the American Express Rewards Credit Card here.  You can apply for the card here.

American Express has closed two Amex Rewards Credit Card variants

One of the downsides of cancelling an American Express Preferred Rewards Gold credit card or Platinum charge card is that you are required to empty out your Membership Rewards points account. The .....

One of the downsides of cancelling an American Express Preferred Rewards Gold credit card or Platinum charge .....

by Rob Burgess

American Express rolls out more spend-based bonuses

10 day ago we wrote about a new spend-based bonus promotion launched by American Express for many people – but not everyone – who have Preferred Rewards Gold or The Platinum Card.  The .....

10 day ago we wrote about a new spend-based bonus promotion launched by American Express for many people .....

by Rob Burgess

American Express will have a cardmember lounge at Wimbledon. How can you get in?

American Express has teamed up with Wimbledon to offer a variety of amenities during the 2019 tournament, which starts on Monday. This includes a members lounge. You can see the details on the .....

American Express has teamed up with Wimbledon to offer a variety of amenities during the 2019 tournament, .....

by Rhys Jones

Lots of new American Express cashback offers launched for hotel stays

A new wave of American Express cashback deals has been launched. You can see what you are targeted for by visiting the Amex website and looking at the ‘Offers’ tab on your online statement .....

A new wave of American Express cashback deals has been launched. You can see what you are targeted for by .....

by Rob Burgess

What are the top 10 reasons to get the American Express Rewards Credit Card?

Why should you get the American Express Rewards Credit Card? Today, in our ‘Top 10 Reasons’ series, I want to look at the top 10 reasons to apply for an American Express Rewards Credit .....

Why should you get the American Express Rewards Credit Card? Today, in our ‘Top 10 Reasons’ .....

by Rob Burgess

Five reasons why you should keep your Amex Gold card after the free first year

I get quite a few emails from holders of the American Express Preferred Rewards Gold credit card asking what they should do after their first year. With the recent changes to the American Express .....

I get quite a few emails from holders of the American Express Preferred Rewards Gold credit card asking what .....

by Rob Burgess

The beginners guide to whether you qualify for an American Express sign-up bonus

On 21st March 2019, American Express made some major changes to the rules on how you qualify for a sign-up bonus. I have put together this one page summary of the new rules.  I will add a link to .....

On 21st March 2019, American Express made some major changes to the rules on how you qualify for a sign-up .....

by Rob Burgess

BIG NEWS: American Express blocks multiple sign-up bonuses, starting immediately

American Express unveiled massive changes to its UK card sign-up bonuses last night. This will effectively end card churning for most people. Before I go on, I want to stress one thing.  The new .....

American Express unveiled massive changes to its UK card sign-up bonuses last night. This will effectively end .....

by Rob Burgess

What is the best sign-up strategy now for someone with NO American Express cards?

This is Part 2 of our discussion on changes to the personal American Express card sign-up bonuses.  The main article is here. This article was updated on 16th April to reflect changes in some .....

This is Part 2 of our discussion on changes to the personal American Express card sign-up bonuses.  The main .....

by Rob Burgess

New council tax bill arrived? Use Billhop to pay it by American Express

Council tax bills for the new tax year are dropping through letterboxes at the moment. For a lot of people these are chunky (£2,000 is not uncommon in London) and obviously it would be great to pick .....

Council tax bills for the new tax year are dropping through letterboxes at the moment. For a lot of people .....

by Rob Burgess

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