There’s more Amex Changes To Sign-Up Bonuses & Referrals? Yep, sadly so! Last month American Express made some pretty big changes to the sign-up bonus eligibility criteria for personal UK cards. You can read about the changes they made here – http://pointsuncovered.com/american-express/amex-changes-sign-up-bonus-eligibility/

American Express have now decided to make some further changes affecting some sign-up bonuses and the bonus points offered for referrals.

What’s Changed?

1) American Express Preferred Rewards Gold Credit Card

The sign-up bonus has been halved from 20,000 Membership Reward points to 10,000 points

The spend target for the sign-up bonus has increased from £2,000 to £3,000 in 3 months

The referral bonus has decreased from 9,000 points to 6,000

2) The Platinum Card

The referral bonus has decreased from 18,000 points to 12,000 points

3) The American Express Rewards Credit Card

The sign-up bonus has been halved from 10,000 Membership Reward points to 5,000 points

The spend target for the sign-up bonus has increased from £1,000 to £2,000 in 3 months

4) The American Express® Rewards Low Rate Credit Card

The sign-up bonus has been halved from 5,000 Membership Reward points to 2,500 points

The spend target for the sign-up bonus has increased from £500 to £1,000 in 3 months

That is all the changes FOR NOW. I can’t help but to think that there will be More Amex Changes To Sign-Up Bonuses & Referrals or other elements of the offering soon.

What do you make of the latest Amex Changes To Sign-Up Bonuses & Referrals? Are you still sticking with your American Express card despite further cuts in the benefits and incentives?

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