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Cyber Monday… of the American Express Cobalt Card!

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American Express regularly sends out promotional offers, especially for holders of the American Express Cobalt® Card. Don’t miss the one for Cyber Monday!

5 points per dollar on Amazon.ca

On Cyber Monday, November 26, all purchases made on Amazon.ca with the American Express Cobalt® Cardwill earn you 5 points per dollar!

Cyber Monday Cobalt

This offer is valid up to $500 (taxes and shipping included). If you have some holiday shopping to do, this is a great opportunity to earn up to 2,500 Select Membership Rewards points with the American Express Cobalt® Card .

And it’s a great opportunity to combine this offer with the Aeroplan netShop or AIR MILES airmilesshops.ca offer!

Those who purchase gift cards at Couche-Tard or Metro with the American Express Cobalt® Card know this well: they get 5 points per dollar for all their purchases on Amazon.ca… all year long! For more information, read this article!

Sign up to receive offers

In the facebook group “Travel free (or almost free…!) with your points & miles – milesopedia”, many members share the offers they receive very regularly from American Express.

A few months ago, for example, some American Express Platinum Card® holders could get a $200 credit for $200 in Duty Free purchases at Toronto YYZ. It’s basically… “$200 free.” Cardholders of the American Express Cobalt® Card were entitled to $50!

pearson duty free platinum

More recently, other American Express Platinum Card® holders received an offer regarding purchases at the Birks store: $100 credit for a purchase of $100 or more! Here again… a “free 100$” which is perfect for the end of the year gifts.

birks platinum

Most of the time, these offers are received directly to your American Express account email address. And you have to sign up for each of these offers to get these credits!

But in the facebook group “Travel for free (or almost…!) with your points & miles – milesopedia”, some members regularly complain about not receiving these offers! Here’s how to increase your chances, with 2 methods:

The first is to go to the American Express menu on your online account, to the “Sign up for email offers” section:

register american express offers

And fill in the information.

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The second method is to go to the American Express menu on your online account, to the“Manage Profile” section:

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Then click on“Communication Preferences“.

registration profile 1 american express offers

Then“Marketing Preferences“:

registration profile 2 american express offers

And finally you check the“Yes” boxes for everything to be sure you are registered 😉

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Bottom Line

American Express is certainly the credit card issuer with the most offers for its customers throughout the year. Don’t hesitate to sign up!

It’s a great way to “pay back” the fee for each of your American Express cards!

This post is also available in: FR

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Jean-Maximilien
Jean-Maximilien is an expert in Canada and France about Loyalty programs, Credit cards and Travel. He is the Founding President of Milesopedia.

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