Looking for an Air New Zealand-linked credit card that offers plenty of perks, with $0 annual fee?
Enter the American Express Airpoints Card. This card unlocks the ability to earn Airpoints Dollars on your everyday spending and it’s packed with a range of features and benefits
Plus, if you’re new to American Express, collect 50 bonus Airpoints Dollars – the equivalent of $50 to spend with Air New Zealand.
To receive the 50 bonus Airpoints Dollars, you’ll need to apply for the American Express Airpoints Card, be approved and spend $750 on your card within the first 3 months. This offer is available to New Card Members only. T&Cs apply.
American Express Airpoints Card: What’s to love
Along with the generous welcome bonus, you’ll earn Airpoints Dollars when you spend with your card while enjoying access to a range of rewarding American Express benefits – all with no annual fee.
Read on to find out why this popular $0 annual fee Airpoints card deserves a place in your wallet for the longerm.
$0 annual fee to pay
When you choose the Amex Airpoints Card, you’ll earn Airpoints Dollars every time you spend and enjoy a range of card benefits – without the hassle of an annual card fee.
50 bonus Airpoints Dollars
It’s rare to see a welcome bonus on a $0 annual fee credit card, so 50 bonus Airpoints Dollars represents a very generous offer. The 50 bonus Airpoints Dollars is equivalent to $50 in spend with Air New Zealand.
You can choose to put your Airpoints Dollars towards flights, accommodation, rental cars or even the Airpoints store – it’s up to you. And if you’re not yet a member of Air New Zealand’s Airpoints program, you can sign up for free here.
This special offer is available when you apply, are approved and spend $750 on your Card within your first 3 months of Card Membership (new Card Members only).
Boost your Airpoints balance through everyday spend
Get rewarded sooner with a high earn rate of 1 Airpoints Dollar for each $100 spent on your Amex Airpoints Card. This earn rate positions the AMEX Airpoints Card is the fastest $0 annual fee Airpoints earning credit card available in the market.
Like all Amex New Zealand consumer credit cards, there’s no spending cap, ever, so there is no limit to the number of Airpoints Dollars you can earn when you spend on your card.
Enjoy wide acceptance of your American Express Airpoints Card
Worried about where your American Express Airpoints card might be accepted? Don’t be!
Amex’s new partnership with BNZ has resulted in thousands of additional businesses being added to the American Express merchant network across the country.
In fact, over 19,000 businesses have started accepting American Express across New Zealand since the start of 2019.
These new merchants join the tens of thousands of businesses across New Zealand who already accept American Express – including airlines, supermarkets, petrol stations, restaurants and small retailers. From Bunnings to BP, and Countdown to Country Road, you’ll be surprised at just how widely you can swipe your card.
Enjoy a range of other benefits
The $0 annual fee American Express Airpoints Card unlocks a range of exclusive offers and valuable benefits designed to reward Card membership and save you money. These include:
- 0% p.a. on purchases for the first 6 months (reverting to 19.95% p.a. thereafter)
- The ability to arrange additional cards free of charge for family members
- Access to entertainment offers, including pre-sale tickets, reserved seats and competitions
- Amex Offers – enjoy Spend and Save promotions like American Express Restaurant month, and
- ‘Online Fraud Protection Guarantee’, providing peace of mind to cover you against fraudulent transactions made using your card details.
American Express Airpoints Card eligibility
To apply for the American Express Airpoints Card, you’ll need to report a minimum gross (pre-tax) income of just $35,000. The low personal income threshold for this card makes it attractive for those who may not qualify for a premium card that has a higher income requirement.
To be eligible for the 50 bonus Airpoints Dollars offer, you must not have held a card issued by AMEX New Zealand in the past 12 months.
Don’t miss an opportunity to pick up this rewarding $0 annual fee card, and start earning piles of Airpoints Dollars on your everyday spend.
The secure, mobile-friendly application form should take you less than 10 minutes to complete and AMEX will give you a response in approximately 5-10 working days.