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Amex Offers are like money saving gifts from the sky that appear pretty regularly for Amex cardholders, but they are still surprising and exciting as you never know when one can save you some real cash. Some Amex Offers are available to all Amex cardholders and some are only available to targeted accounts, so it is always worth the effort to periodically log into your Amex account and see what Amex Offers you can load to your card(s).
Just today two new Amex Offers appeared that can help save you money on cruises! I don’t often venture into the world of writing about saving money on cruising, but these seem like pretty straightforward ways to keep some cash in your pocket while sailing the seas!
Keep in mind that you can load Amex Offers on each of your Amex Cards provided you pull the specific offer you want to load in an internet window for each individual Amex card before loading the offer to any of the cards, otherwise you will only be able to load it to one card account.
Save on Carnival Cruises
Get a one-time $75 statement credit by using your enrolled Card to spend a minimum of $250+ in one or more transactions on a Carnival Cruise booking by 4/15/2016. See terms for exclusions.
Offer is valid on qualifying bookings made online or via phone through Carnival or your Travel Professional. Spend on board not included. Excludes transfers/transportation to the ship.
Save on Norwegian Cruise Line
Get a one-time $100 statement credit by using your enrolled Card to spend a total of $500 or more to purchase a Norwegian Cruise Line sailing at ncl.com between 2/29/16 and 4/30/2016. See terms for exclusions.
Offer valid for qualifying reservations between 2/29/16 and 4/30/16. Includes spend for booking directly via ncl.com, phone, or through travel agents. Excludes purchases onboard, Norwegian gift cards, shore excursions and transportation to and from the ship. Excludes RCL, Sixthman, and Kloster. Valid only on US website.
One thing I love about Amex Offers is that you can take advantage of them even if you only have annual-fee-free Amex cards such as the Blue Cash Everyday® Card from American Express and The Amex EveryDaySM Credit Card. This results in virtually free money assuming the Amex Offer is available at a retailer you planned to utilize anyway!
While your account may not have one of these offers available, I recommend taking a minute to look by logging in to your Amex online and scrolling down to the Amex Offers and Benefits section for each individual card account where you may find this and dozens of other Amex Offers available to be added to your card accounts. If offers you are interested in are available to your account then I recommend adding them today as these offers can disappear once the max number of registrations occur.
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