Beginning on Oct. 17, 2019, the welcome offer is changing: Earn 35,000 Membership Rewards® points after you spend $4,000 on eligible purchases with your new Card within the first 3 months. Terms Apply. Previously, you could earn the same bonus by spending $2,000 in the first three months.
The rewards earning rates remain the same:
- Earn 4 Membership Rewards points per $1 spent at restaurants worldwide.
- Earn 4 points per $1 spent at U.S. supermarkets (on up to $25,000 in spending per year, then 1X).
- Earn 3 points per $1 spent on flights booked directly through airlines or on amextravel.com.
- Earn 1 point per $1 spent on other eligible purchases.
- Terms apply.
You’ll also still be eligible for a yearly $100 airline fee credit toward incidental fees on one eligible airline you select. The $120 annual dining credit remains as well: You’ll get up to $10 per month in statement credits when you use your American Express® Gold Card at Grubhub, Seamless, The Cheesecake Factory, Ruth’s Chris Steak House, Boxed and participating Shake Shack locations.
The annual fee is $250.