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AMEX Zync Membership Rewards (Express?)

Can the membership rewards points from an AMEX Zync be linked and redeemed directly through Amazon like the AMEX Green/Gold/Plat?  Thanks!

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Re: AMEX Zync Membership Rewards (Express?)

Yep! I do it with my Zync all the time.

 

If my math is correct, each point is approximately $0.69 on Amazon

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Re: AMEX Zync Membership Rewards (Express?)

You have to have another card eligible for membership rewards. It won't work unless you can tie the purchase to one of the other charge or credit cards that is part of membership rewards.

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andre181 wrote:

Yep! I do it with my Zync all the time.

 

If my math is correct, each point is approximately $0.69 on Amazon


Thanks for the response!!! That is golden news!!!  I've got a Premier Gold that I use for a general purchases (Gas & Groceries) and I get atleast $50-$70 worth of free crap from Amazon every other month.

 

After looking at the Zync card, and looking at what my wife and I spend on Gym memberships, Cell Phones, Cable/Internet, and eating out, I couldn't resist adding the respective "packs" and app'ing for the Zync. (For whatever reason, it took 24 hours and a phone call, but it got approved)

 

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Re: AMEX Zync Membership Rewards (Express?)

congrats! I love mine


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kilpela wrote:

You have to have another card eligible for membership rewards. It won't work unless you can tie the purchase to one of the other charge or credit cards that is part of membership rewards.


That is not true in my experience. Both my Zync and Blue are both express rewards cards and I am able to do so, and I was doing it before I got my Blue and only had Zync.

 

Congrats to the OP! The Zync is a great card for such a low annual fee!

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Re: AMEX Zync Membership Rewards (Express?)

Do you link to Amazon by the shopAmex site?? I didn't know that was an option and I would love to do that with my Zync points!

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chan85 wrote:

Do you link to Amazon by the shopAmex site?? I didn't know that was an option and I would love to do that with my Zync points!


http://www.amazon.com/gp/shopwithpoints/marketing.html?inc=swpamex&pr=swpamex

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andre181 wrote:

That is not true in my experience. Both my Zync and Blue are both express rewards cards and I am able to do so, and I was doing it before I got my Blue and only had Zync. 


 Really? I tried and I could link it but it says I have no cards elegible for use and that I need a card with membership reward points. How did you link your account? 

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Re: AMEX Zync Membership Rewards (Express?)

I just used that link that I posted above. It worked fine for me.

 

Here is some proof that it can be done, look at the account numbers:

 

 

Discover IT $35K | FNBO Visa $30K | Cash+ Visa Sig $19.5K | Southwest Premier $16K | Priceline $15K | Citi Forward $14.3K | US Bank Plat $14K | Commerce Bank $13K | CSP $13K | CSR $10K | Sallie Mae World MC $10K | Lowe’s Consumer 10K | BoA Cash Rewards 1-2-3 Sig $7.5K | Fidelity Visa $7K | Citi Double Cash $6.5K | WF Cash Back Visa $5.4K | Capital One Cash Rewards $5K | AMEX BCE $3.9K | Freedom $2.5K | Younkers/Comenity $2.4K | Kohl’s 1.5K | Target $1.4K | EX FICO (from AMEX): 768, TU FICO (from Discover): 797, AAoA: 4.4 years

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