How to Transfer American Express Membership Rewards to an Airline

Tweet Yesterday I notified you about the 35% British Airways Avios transfer bonus with Membership Rewards.  If you’ve never transferred points before, this guide will help teach you how to transfer American Express Membership Rewards to an airline.  The process is pretty simple, and I bet you could stumble your way through it, but I want to […]

Two American Express Membership Rewards Limited Time Transfer Bonuses

Tweet There is only one thing that keeps the American Express Membership Rewards program in the travel mileage game - transfer bonuses.   For US residents who don’t travel all that often, partner options are not nearly as good as the Ultimate Rewards program.  Also, the Ultimate Rewards credit card sign up bonuses are usually better. But there is one way that […]

Business Gold Rewards Card® from American Express OPEN

Tweet Update:  The 75,000 Business Gold Business Card® from American Express OPEN card offer has expired.  The current best offer is here. A 75,000 Business Gold Business Card® from American Express OPEN offer was available yesterday and today (August 8th and 9th, 2012).  However, the best current offer is 50,000 Membership Rewards bonus for the The Business […]

The Underestimated Value of the Citi Premier ThankYou Reward Points

Tweet Typically, when I’ve evaluated the value of the major travel reward programs (Ultimate Rewards, American Express Membership Rewards, and ThankYou Rewards), I’ve often overlooked the important role of ThankYou Rewards points. The Disadvantages of the ThankYou Rewards Program They do not have any airline or hotel programs that allow point transfers.  This is a […]

Best Current American Express Membership Rewards Transfer Bonuses

Tweet Between my wife and I, we have 122,485 Membership Rewards points. Because of the high fees associated with our cards ($175 for Premier Gold and $175 for the Business Gold), we don’t plan to keep those accounts open. That means that by the Spring we’ll need to transfer those points out. Here’s the dilemma. […]

American Express Membership Rewards Review and Value Analysis

Tweet As we analyze and review the American Express Membership Rewards (MR) program, we’ll be continuing our series where we’re on the hunt to find the most valuable travel related credit card rewards program. To date, here are the other credit card rewards programs that I’ve reviewed: Capital One Venture Rewards – 3/4 out of […]