American Express® Business Gold Rewards Card

*Beta version of card page. Sign up to get updated guide soon.*

A great offfer to earn more Amex or Aeroplan points if you can reach the higher minimum spend

≈ $926

in free travel after $5,000 in 3 months

If you earn side income of any kind, you have access to additional cards, American Express’ small business cards.

This card comes with a new incrediby high welcome bonus but requires a higher minimum amount than personal cards but it remains very interesting to complement to complement other cards in your wallet.

Welcome Bonus of 70,000 Amex points
≈ $1050 (estimated value of ≈ 1.5 ¢/pt)

Earn of 5,000 points on the $5,000 minimum spend
≈ $75 (at 1X base earn rate)

Card fee
= $199 (deducted)

Flytrippers Valuation of welcome bonus
≈ $926 in travel rewards
(or minimum of $551 as a fixed-value credit)

+ all points earned with your regular purchases

*there is also an optional 10,000 point (≈ $150) bonus each calendar quarter where you spend $20,000

Here is the points earn rate at our Flytrippers Valuation (≈ 1.5¢ per Amex point):

  • 1 pt (≈ 1.5%) per $ everywhere


Here is the points earn rate at the minimum fixed value (= 1¢ per Amex point):

  • 1 pt (= 1%) per $ everywhere

American Express Points are hybrid (fixed-value or variable-value) and transferable.

Variable value: Points can be transferred to Aeroplan, Avios, Delta and others (and potentially give you more for your money, but this requires more flexibility). They can also be used via American Express’s fixed-price award chart directly.

Fixed value: Points can also be applied to travel expenses via the AMEX portal, which gives you more flexibility but can not give you more for your money.

More details coming soon in the travel rewards section.

Flight delay insurance ($500, 4h minimum)
Car rental insurance
Baggage insurance
Hotel burglary insurance
Purchase protection (90 days)
Extended warranty on purchases
Mobile device insurance

No medical travel insurance
No trip cancelation insurance
No trip interruption insurance

Detailed report on the credit card coming soon

American Express® Business Gold

Offer Summary
  • ≈ $926 in free travel
  • Points transferable to Aeroplan & others
  • Hybrid Points (Fixed-Value or Variable-Value)
  • Excellent insurance coverage
  • Many Amex benefits
  • No minimum income required
  • Minimum spend of $5,000 to reach
  • Certain conditions apply*

Detailed article on the credit card coming soon

Start getting travel rewards with the Amex Business Gold Card now

via Amex secure application

Get our best Amex Gold tips

Subscribe to receive our free travel rewards newsletter with strategies, guides, and more.

This content was not sponsored. The views and opinions expressed on this page are purely our own.

All offers described on the Flytrippers website are subject to the financial institutions’ latest terms and conditions that can be found on their website.

Offers from financial institutions change quickly; it is your responsibility to ensure the accuracy of these offers on their website when applying for a card. Flytrippers will not accept any responsibility for the accuracy of the offers or the result of your actions.

Financial institutions are not responsible for updating or ensuring the accuracy of the information on Flytrippers’ website. All the information was independently collected by Flytrippers and not provided by financial institutions.

Some links on this page are affiliate links that may allow Flytrippers to earn a commission. Thank you for using our links and encouraging us at no additional cost to you.

Flytrippers’ website does not contain all available credit card offers or all available credit card companies on the market. Flytrippers never shares an offer if it is not considered advantageous for certain travelers, at its sole discretion.

No author on Flytrippers’ website is a financial advisor, a financial planner, a legal professional or a tax professional and no author on Flytrippers’ website can in any way be considered as such.

All articles and pages on Flytrippers’ website are merely personal opinions of a general nature and are for informational purposes only and should not be considered as advice for specific situations. It is your responsibility to perform your own personal research to make sure that Travel Hacking is appropriate for your own situation.

The opinions expressed on Flytrippers’ website are those of the authors only and have not been provided, approved, endorsed or ratified by any third party mentioned on the site.

You can learn more about our terms of use here.