07-30-2012 10:30 AM - edited 07-30-2012 10:44 AM
Sorry for confusion... It pays 2% rewards at Department Stores... Wondering if Im correct in my thinking below:
I assume Macy's, Bloomingdales, Neiman Marcus etc.
Zappos and Amazon are not going to count right?
07-30-2012 10:44 AM
07-30-2012 10:56 AM
Amazon is considered online warehouse, so no.
Department store means store like JCP, Macy's, etc where it primarily sells cloths or houseware.
07-30-2012 11:01 AM
For me, its 3% rewards at Macy's, Bloomingdales, Neiman Marcus, but only 1% at Zappos and Amazon. Maybe its another one of those YMMV situations but, this is how it shakes out for me with my BCP.
07-30-2012 11:01 AM
The preferred version actually pays 3% on those categories. Amazon is classified by Visa and Mastercard as a bookstore so I would guess American Express may be the same. I am not sure about Zappos but probably not.
07-30-2012 12:08 PM
so what about stores like American Eagle, Hollister, Abercrombie&Fitch, Hibbets, Finish Line and stores like that? are they covered by the BCP 3%
07-30-2012 12:29 PM
Once you buy something just check online on what the merchant is categorized as Walmart Supermarket is grocery at 3-6% and Walmart Supercenter at 1%.
You can also go to local grocery store like Smiths, VONS, or Walmert Supermarket and buy Amazon gift card and earn 3-6%.
$100 Amazon gift card gets your $3-$6 depending on your BCE/BCP card.
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