As an American Express cardholder, you may have earned rewards points on your purchases, and now you want to cash in on those rewards. How do you redeem your points with American Express? Customer support representatives are here to assist you with information on the American Express rewards program. You can also keep reading for information on how to cash in your reward points.
Purchases with your American Express card can carry a 1 point per $1 spent value up to 10 points per every $1 spent, depending on the type of purchase and what bonus rewards are available at the time. As your points accrue, your potential rewards increase. You can redeem points as soon as you reach the minimum threshold, or you can let rewards build up for greater points.
Redeeming points is easy with the American Express website or mobile app.
To redeem your points online, follow these steps:
Do the steps below to redeem your points on the mobile app:
When redeeming your rewards, you want to make sure you are getting the best value for your American Express points. Here is an outline of what rewards are the best and worst:
Overall, being an American Express rewards member does have several perks. Point redemption is easy and convenient. If you are a frequent traveler, American Express reward points can help you go more places and enjoy more experiences. For more information or assistance, contact American Express customer support here.
After thousands of American Express customers came to GetHuman in search of an answer to this problem (and many others), we decided it was time to publish instructions. So we put together How Do I Redeem My Points with American Express? to try to help. It takes time to get through these steps according to other users, including time spent working through each step and contacting American Express if necessary. Best of luck and please let us know if you successfully resolve your issue with guidance from this page.
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