American Express EveryDay

The American Express EveryDay credit card earns Membership Rewards and is available to individuals in the United States.

Earning Rewards

The American Express EveryDay credit card earns Membership Rewards (MR) points for all purchases made on the card:

  • 2 Membership Rewards points for every dollar spent on groceries at US supermarkets (up to $6,000 per year, then 1 MR per dollar spent).
  • 2 Membership Rewards points for every dollar spent on purchases at AmexTravel.com.
  • 1 Membership Rewards point for every dollar spent on all other purchases.

Redeeming Rewards

The best use for Membership Rewards is to transfer them to a variety of airline and hotel partners for your next redemption:

  • Transferrable at 1:1 ratio: Aeroplan, Alitalia, Aer Lingus, ANA, Avianca LifeMiles, British Airways, Cathay Pacific Asia Miles, Delta Air Lines, Emirates, Etihad Airways, KLM Flying Blue, Hawaiian Airlines, Iberia, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, Virgin Atlantic, Choice Privileges, and Marriott Bonvoy
  • Transferrable at 1:0.8 ratio: JetBlue
  • Transferrable at 1:1.6 ratio: AeroMexico
  • Transferrable at 1:2 ratio: Hilton Honors

You can also redeem Membership Rewards for statement credit however this is not often a great way to get the most value out of your points.

Benefits

Amex EveryDay cardholders are eligible to earn 20% extra membership rewards points (or bonus rewards) when they use their card 20 or more times during a billing cycle. This means that if you earn 1,000 Membership Rewards points during a billing period through 24 different purchases, you would receive 1,200 Membership Rewards points inclusive of the 20% bonus.

Insurance Coverage

The Amex EveryDay credit card offers one type of insurance coverage:

  • Car rental loss and damage insurance

Other US Membership Rewards Cards You Might Consider

Credit Card Welcome Bonus Net Value
American Express US Business Platinum 120,000 Membership Rewards $2,045 Apply
American Express US Personal Platinum 100,000 Membership Rewards $1,505 Apply
American Express US Business Gold 70,000 Membership Rewards $1,245 Apply
American Express US Personal Gold 60,000 Membership Rewards $1,070 Apply
American Express US Green 45,000 Membership Rewards $840 Apply

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