You can only get the bonus on American Express credit and charge cards once per lifetime. If you haven’t kept detailed records of all your past American Express cards, how do you know whether you’ve gotten a card before, meaning you can NOT get its bonus now, or whether you haven’t had it before, meaning you CAN get the bonus?
This question has come from several readers recently since the SPG personal and business cards have their highest ever bonuses of 35,000 Starpoints.
Request a List from AMEX Chat
To get a list of previous American Express cards, sign into your American Express account and click Help.
Then click Start Live Chat.
Ask the rep for a list of all cards you have opened with American Express. She will start to list them one at a time.
This seems to involve some skill beyond copying and pasting on her part as she missed one of my cards, but when I pointed it out, she found it.
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