American Express Green Card®

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Coronavirus / COVID-19 Additional Benefits

Through the end of 2020, the Amex Green card is providing a $10/month wireless phone service credit.

Welcome Offer

45,000 points after spending $2,000 within 3 months of account opening.  $150 annual fee.

Point Accrual


Earn 3x Membership Rewards for spend at restaurants and on travel.   1x everywhere else.   Receive $100 annual credits at Clear and Lounge Buddy.


Why BestCashCow Likes

Those who spend a lot on travel and restaurants.   Can be used as a complement to the Amex Platinum card and other Amex cards that do not deliver 3x in those categories.   May not make sense as an alternative to other cards from Chase and Citibank that deliver 3x in these categories as the travel protections are not as strong and card carries a currency conversion fee when used outside the U.S.


Calculating Your Value

Your Annual Points

With our default spend profile, this card can produce 36,800 points annually.

We value these points as high as 1.95 cents per point.

So, you can receive up to $717.60 in value per year.

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Most Valuable Redemptions

Amex Membership Rewards points may be transferred to any of the partners listed here.   Delta is the most commonly selected partner for Amex transfers.

Customer Reviews for American Express Green Card®

Rated 1.00 stars out of 5 - based on 1 reviews

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  • July 13, 2020 |

    This is just a terribly stupid and worthless card. Might be worthwhile if you are a flipper and want to get 30,000 Amex points for the first year annual fee, but otherwise it is a nothing of a card. The high annual fee brings no benefits. It doesn't compete with Chase Sapphire Reserve even remotely when you factor in their annual "travel" credits. It doesn't compete with Citi Preferred. It doesn't compete with Amex's own Platinum which has a larger sign up bonus and better benefits. Just a waste of space.


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