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Are you ready to do a little free holiday shopping?
American Express Small Business Saturday is next week and it’s time to register your AMEX credit cards.
This year you will get three $10 statement credits when you use your AMEX card to make 3 separate purchases of $10 or more at a small local business!
Register for AMEX Small Business Saturday
To get your three $10 statement credits you have to register your AMEX cards.
There is a registration limit, so it’s best to register all your AMEX cards today!
Which Cards Qualify?
- Primary cards issued by AMEX
- Authorized user cards issued by AMEX
- Cards with an AMEX logo issued by another bank like the Wells Fargo Propel World American Express® Card
- AMEX Serve prepaid debit card
- AMEX Bluebird
Which Cards Are NOT Eligible?
- Any card without an AMEX logo
- AMEX corporate cards
- AMEX gift cards
How to Get the Most Out of Your Statement Credits
Here are a few tips on how to maximize your statement credits.
1. Buy Gift Cards
You will still get the statement credit if you buy gift cards. This is a great way to get the full amount from your credit.
2. Split the Bill
If you decide to use your AMEX credit cards at a local restaurant, you could ask the server to divide the bill into separate checks.
3. Pay in $10 Increments
Some shops may allow you to pay for a larger item in separate payments on different AMEX cards.
Where to Shop
You can find small businesses in your area using the AMEX Shop Small Map. Eligible small business categories include:
The small business must be on the list in order for you to get your statement credit.
AMEX Small Business Saturday is November 29, 2014 (next Saturday). This year you will get three $10 statement credits when you make 3 separate purchases of $10 or more at a small local business. This is an excellent deal! Especially for folks who have multiple AMEX cards!
Registration is now open. But keep in mind that registration is limited so it’s better to sign-up sooner than later.
What do you plan to buy during this year’s AMEX Small Business Saturday?