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American Express® Green Card vs American Express® Gold Card
Two excellent cards for travel and dining rewards, as well as travel credits.
Credits are a big point of difference. The American Express® Green Card offers a $100 annual CLEAR credit and $100 annual LoungeBuddy credit; the American Express® Gold Card brings up to $120 in annual dining credits and a $100 annual airline fee credit.
Summary of card features
American Express® Green Card
- 30,000 bonus Membership Rewards® Points when you spend $2,000 on purchases in the first 3 months
- 3x Membership Rewards® points on all eligible travel
- 3x points at restaurants
- 1x points on all other purchases
American Express® Gold Card
- Earn 4x points at restaurants. You'll also earn 4x points at US supermarkets up to 25,000 per calendar year. Earn 1x points after that and on everything else.
- A solid 35,000-point welcome offer after you spend $4,000 within your first 3 months of account opening.
- Get a great selection of travel benefits and credits, including a monthly $10 dining credit and $100 airline fee credit.
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