AMEX Membership Rewards Points Calculators

Earning, Redeeming, & Transferring AMEX Points

AMEX Membership Rewards Point Calculators for calculating earnings based on spend, cash value based on redemption, and transferring points to partners.

Program Details

The Membership Rewards Program is a bank rewards program offered by American Express. It is one of the most popular bank rewards programs worldwide and one of best bank rewards programs for transferring your earned rewards to hotel and airline partners.

Credit Card Rewards Calculators

The American Express Membership Rewards Credit Cards Calculators will calculate how many Membership Rewards Points you can earn based on your monthly/yearly spend across categories. Each calculator will also output the cash value of the card based on your spend, how much you value the card benefits, and annual fees.

Compare AMEX Cards
Compare credit cards side by side based on spend, benefits and fees.

You can compare the results side by side any credit cards featured on the site to find out which earns you the most rewards and the best return. If cookies are enabled, all spend entered (primary/first column only) will carry over to all credit card calculators on the website.

Best Credit Cards For AMEX Points

Want to find out which Membership Rewards Credit Card(s) earn you the most points and best return based on spend alone? You can use the Best Credit Cards For Membership Rewards Points calculator to find out.

U.S. Membership Rewards Credit Card Calculators

American Express has a total of 10 Membership Rewards Point earning credit cards which consists of 6 personal cards and 4 business cards. The personal cards features great everyday categories such as grocery, gas, and dining along with a mix of travel related categories and travel perks. The business cards focus on a mix of business and travel categories.

AMEX Combos & Trifectas

Listed below are popular U.S. AMEX credit card combinations. These combine the earning rates, benefits, and fees of two or more Membership Rewards credit cards. If you don't see a combination below, you can let me know or you can use the Credit Card Comparison Tool.

Credit Card Comparison Calculators

Comparison Calculators features side by side comparisons of frequently compared credit cards and groups of credit cards. Per the usual, you will be able to calculate total rewards and the cash value of the cards based on monthly/yearly spend, how much you value the card benefits, and any annual fees the card may have. For these calculators, you will only be able to compare results against the cards featured in the comparison.

Redeeming Rewards & Cash Value

There are many redemption options for Membership Rewards Points. Options include airfare, hotels, car rentals, cruises, gift cards, statement credits, and vacation packages. You can also transfer Membership Rewards Points to their 20+ transfer partners.

Transfer Partners

Membership Rewards Points can be transferred to over 20 different airline and hotel rewards programs. This allows you to earn miles and points faster by building up your Membership Rewards Points using AMEX's line-up of 10 credit cards and then transferring those points to the frequent flyer or hotel loyalty program of your choosing.

Earning Rewards

Membership Rewards Points are earned by running spend through Membership Rewards credit cards.

Outside of credit card spend, you can also earn Membership Rewards Points by using the cash back portal Rakuten. This portal allows you to earn Membership Rewards Points shopping online with your favorite retailers on top of the points you'll already earn when you use your Membership Rewards credit card to pay. If you're serious about earning Membership Rewards Points, Rakuten should be your focus for all online spend.

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