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Use your points for big and small purchases

You can use your points to offset eligible purchases charged to your Card. Plus, with select partners, you can even pay with your points at checkout!

Use Points for Purchases

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Imagine the possibilities. A coffee with friends, your weekly groceries, streaming services or flights for your next getaway… if it’s a purchase posted to your card account, Membership Rewards pointscan be redeemed for a statement credit


Redeem 1,000 Membership Rewards points for $10 in statement credits towards all eligible purchases charged to the Card1.


The minimum redemption requirement is 1,000 points.


To redeem, simply login to your Online Services account or the American Express® App. Select the Card purchases for which you’d like to redeem points and follow the easy prompts to submit.


That's it! A statement credit will be applied to your account usually within 48 hours.

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Shop with Points is an easy way to use Membership Rewards points for eligible purchases at


It's really easy. Choose your American Express Card as your payment method. Link your Membership Rewards account to your linked American Express Card as your payment method and Amazon will give you the option to pay with points at checkout. Use as few or as many points as you want, up to your total number of available points. You can choose to use points for the total, or part of your order, and have the remaining balance charged to your linked American Express account. 


Currently, 1,000 Membership Rewards points is equal to $7.00 at


Shop with Points is open to eligible American Express Cards enrolled in the Membership Rewards Program. 


Giving back has never been easier. 

Donate your points to one of our participating charity partners. Every 1,000 Membership Rewards points you donate is equal to a $10 donation3.


Please note, donations are not tax deductible. No receipt will be issued. 

Explore additional ways you can use your points


Use your points to book flights, hotels and car rentals


Brand name products from accessories to the latest gadgets

Gift Cards

Enjoy a night out or treat someone special


Take advantage of the rewards program built for you

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