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A joint promotion of the U.S. Travel Association and American Express, Daily Getaways is a 5-week program that offers travel getaways across the United States at discounted prices. Offers are sold at a fixed price in limited quantities and are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. This year, offers will go on sale beginning at [...]
Shoprunner is a service that offers free 2-day shipping and unlimited return shipping at many online retailers, such as Babies R Us, Calvin Klein, and Sports Authority, among others. (For a full list of participating stores, see this link.) Normally, an annual membership costs $79, but American Express cardmembers can now get a free 1-year [...]
It turns out that Cap One isn’t the only credit card issuer currently offering a deal at a specialty grocery store. American Express is currently offering its cardmembers a one-time $10 statement credit when they make a single purchase of $75 or more at Whole Foods Market by June 30, 2013. In order to participate [...]
Two years ago, American Express and social networking site Foursquare began a partnership that let Amex cardholders check in and receive instant discounts at select merchants. Today, Foursquare has announced that it is expanding this program to Visa and MasterCard credit and debit cards.
Under this offer, when you apply for an American Express® Premier Rewards Gold Card, you’ll receive 50,000 Membership Rewards points after spending a minimum of $1,000 in your first 3 months. In addition, the annual fee of $175 is waived for the first year. That’s a much sweeter deal than the public offer for this [...]
American Express and Twitter have a new ecommerce experiment in the works. We saw the first example of it at work in Monday’s $25 Amex gift card deal. Their ultimate goal seems to be to turn Twitter into another platform for ecommerce, powered by Amex’s proprietary Card Sync technology. Their next step in enticing consumers [...]
While supplies last, American Express cardmembers can purchase a $25 American Express gift card for $15. You will, however, need a Twitter account (which you can create for free, if necessary). To take advantage of this deal, follow these steps:
Amex is rolling out a new wave of deals, including one for Dell that is better than ever. Under this promo, you’ll receive a one-time $150 statement credit when you spend $599 or more at Dell.com by December 31, 2012. To receive your credit, you must first register for the promo, then make an eligible [...]
The wildly successful American Express-created holiday, Small Business Saturday, returns this year on November 24, 2012. Promoted as a counterpart to Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Small Business Saturday encourages consumers to support small, local businesses with their holiday shopping. And once again, American Express will be rewarding its cardmembers who back the cause by [...]
What will they think of next? American Express has already partnered with major social networks such as Facebook, Twitter and Foursquare to offer coupon-less special deals to cardmembers. Now, they are looking to break new ground by introducing similar offers on Microsoft’s Xbox gaming console platform.