AMEX Corporate Cardholders: Don’t Miss Out on AMEX Membership Rewards Points

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AMEX Corporate Cardholders: Don’t Miss Out on AMEX Membership Rewards Points

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You could earn American Express Membership Rewards points on AMEX corporate cards even if you’re just an employee with an AMEX corporate card!

You Can Earn American Express Membership Rewards Points On AMEX Corporate Cards
American Express Membership Rewards Points Earned From AMEX Corporate Cards Can Be Used for Travel

American Express Corporate Cards

Link:   American Express Corporate Card Program

In addition to business and personal cards, American Express also issues corporate cards, like the American Express Green Corporate card and the American Express Gold Corporate card.

Corporate cards are different than business cards because:

  • Corporate card bills are usually paid by the company
  • Employees on corporate cards are not usually held liable for charges on the card (However, if the employee was required to give their Social Security number in the card application, then the employee could be jointly liable for card debt.  Late payments are reported on jointly liable employee’s credit report.)

And you may be able to earn American Express Membership Rewards points on corporate cards.  And keep the points for yourself!

To earn American Express Membership Rewards points, you have to pay $90 to enroll your American Express Green Corporate card or American Express Gold Corporate card.  This is well worth it if you spend a lot on your corporate American Express card for your employer!

However, if your company has blocked the American Express Membership Rewards program, you will NOT be able to enroll your corporate cards.

You can enroll an AMEX corporate card in the American Express Membership Rewards program by calling American Express at 800-297-3276.

This lets you earn American Express Membership Rewards points.  You can use those American Express Membership Rewards points for your personal use.

What You Can Do With American Express Membership Rewards Points

You can use American Express Membership Rewards points to:

You can get 1 cent per point in air travel when you use American Express Membership Rewards points to book travel using the “Pay with Points” option.  You can use American Express Membership Rewards points to book any flight using Pay with Points.  And you earn miles on the flight.

You Can Earn American Express Membership Rewards Points On AMEX Corporate Cards
You Can Use American Express Membership Rewards Points to Pay for Your Flight

You can transfer American Express Membership Rewards points on a 1:1 ratio to select airlines, like Hawaiian Airlines, Singapore Airlines and British Airways.

If you transferred your American Express Membership Rewards points to British Airways, you could use 12,500 British Airways Avios points to fly 1-way from the West Coast to Hawaii.

Sometimes American Express offers transfer bonuses so you can get more miles by transferring your American Express Membership Rewards points.

Bottom Line

You could earn American Express Membership Rewards points on AMEX corporate cards, like the American Express Green Corporate card and the American Express Gold Corporate card IF your company hasn’t blocked enrollment.

However, you have to pay $90 to enroll the American Express Green Corporate card and the American Express Gold Corporate card.

American Express Membership Rewards points can be used for travel, redeemed for gift cards, or redeemed on Amazon.

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Depending on the point value, about $10,000 per year.

Approximitely how much would one have to spend annualy to break even on the $90?

Ok…even though I was in the wrong thread…I was just able to verify that Yes, a Macy’s branded AMEX card can be registered for Small Business Saturday – it could not be last year!!

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Sorry…my mistake. I posted my question in the wrong place.

I meant to ask if a Macy’s AMEX card would be able to register for Small Business Saturday to get the 3x $10 credits.

Is the $90 enrollment a one time fee? Or annual? If we enroll our card now, do we get points for spending we have done in the past or only on purchases going forward?

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@Andrew – It is annual.

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