American Express® Business Gold Rewards Card

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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

or

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

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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*

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