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Blue Sky from American Express

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Bankrate's 2013 Credit Card Cash-Back Rewards Survey included the Blue Sky from American Express.

With the Blue Sky from American Express, Blue Sky reward points can be redeemed for cash back in the form of a statement credit.

Blue Sky from American Express

Annual fee$0
Intro bonusSpend $1,000 or more on eligible purchases within your first three months of card membership, and receive 7,500 bonus points.
Reward formulaYou will receive 1 point for each $1 spent on eligible purchases.
Cash-back ratio*0.77%-1.33%
Expiration period on rewardsNone
APR17.24%, 20.24%, 22.24%
  • Redeem every 7,500 points you receive for a $100 statement credit toward any airline ticket, hotel stay or car rental. Points can only be redeemed in the form of a statement credit on eligible travel purchases (which are purchases at airlines, hotels, car rental companies, cruise lines, travel agencies, tour operators, commuter railways and trains and online travel sites billed to your account and submitted by the merchant using the proper industry, merchant or product/service code). Redemption requests must be made within 60 days from the closing date shown on the billing statement on which the travel purchase first appears. Blue Sky reward points can be redeemed for cash back in the form of a statement credit (cash-back option). For the cash-back option, points may be redeemed only in increments of 6,500 points. Each 6,500-point increment shall be equal to a billing statement credit of up to $50, capped at the amount of the outstanding balance on your Blue Sky account billing statement.
  • AmEx and merchant gift cards available and points necessary to redeem will vary depending on the amount of the card and merchant.

*The cash-back ratio lists the rate or rate of returns offered on transactions. examined 54 cash-back cards from 21 of the largest issuers. The survey was conducted April 8-18, 2013. Rewards are subject to change. Check with the institution for the latest information.



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