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A change is coming to the eats and drinks category

on the American Express CobaltTM Card


Effective August 20th, there will be an annual spend threshold on the eats and drinks category.

You will earn 5x the points on eligible eats and drinks up to $30,000 annually. Earn 1x the points for every $1 thereafter. Calculation resets to zero each year on your Cardmembership anniversary date.


Cobalt Cardmembers will continue to earn 2x the points on Travel, Transit and Gas, earn 1x the points everywhere else and enjoy many great benefits like Cobalt Perks and The Hotel Collection from American Express.

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