Earn up to 80,000 Miles with the Increased Delta Amex Offers

For a limited time, all of the personal and business Delta credit cards from American Express have increased welcome offers. Select increased offers expire on 7/02/2019.

Delta SkyMiles are valuable because it seems like Flash Sale deals happen every other week, so it’s nice to have points in-hand to jump on the deals. Below is a list of increased offers.

For those who want to test the waters with an airline credit card, the Gold Delta SkyMiles card is a good option since the $95 annual fee is waived the first year.

Analysis of Increased Delta Credit Card Offers

Are the increased offers worth getting? Below is a chart that outlines the welcome offer for each card, the cents per point valuation, value of the offer, the minimum spend requirements, along with return on spend.

The cents per point value will vary based on how you plan to redeem points. Download a copy of the spreadsheet here to enter your own numbers: http://bit.ly/2YZGEhl

  • Annual fee: $195

  • Welcome offer: 80,000 Delta SkyMiles and 5,000 MQMs after you spend $6,000 within the first 3 months of card opening

  • Earn a $100 statement credit after you make a Delta purchase within the first three months

  • Spending multipliers:

    • Earn 2x points on Delta purchases

    • 1x on everything else

  • First checked bag free

  • Priority boarding

  • No foreign transaction fees

  • Increased offer expires on 7/02/2019

  • Terms apply

  • Annual fee: $95, waived the first year

  • Welcome offer: 70,000 Delta SkyMiles after $4,000 in spend within the first 3 months of card opening

  • Earn a $50 statement credit after you make a Delta purchase within the first three months

  • Spending multipliers:

    • Earn 2x points on Delta purchases

    • 1x on everything else

  • First checked bag free

  • Priority boarding

  • No foreign transaction fees

  • Terms apply

  • Annual fee: $450

  • Welcome offer: 80,000 Delta SkyMiles and 5,000 MQMs after you spend $6,000 within the first 3 months of card opening

  • Spending multipliers:

    • Earn 2x points on Delta purchases

    • 1x on everything else

  • Earn 15,000 Medallion® Qualification Miles (MQMs) and 15,000 bonus miles after you spend $30,000 in eligible purchases on your Card in the calendar year

  • First bag checked free

  • No foreign transaction fees

  • Delta Reserve annual companion certificate upon renewal of your card

    Terms apply

Personal Credit Cards

Gold Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card from American Express

  • Annual fee: $95, waived the first year

  • Welcome offer: 60,000 Delta SkyMiles after $2,000 in spend within the first 3 months of card opening

  • Earn a $50 statement credit after you make a Delta purchase within the first three months

  • Spending multipliers:

    • Earn 2x points on Delta purchases

    • 1x on everything else

  • First checked bag free

  • Priority boarding

  • No foreign transaction fees

  • Terms apply

Platinum Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card from American Express

  • Annual fee: $195

  • Welcome offer: 75,000 Delta SkyMiles and 5,000 MQMs after you spend $3,000 within the first 3 months of card opening

  • Earn a $100 statement credit after you make a Delta purchase within the first three months

  • Spending multipliers:

    • Earn 2x points on Delta purchases

    • 1x on everything else

  • First checked bag free

  • Priority boarding

  • No foreign transaction fees

  • Terms apply

Delta Reserve® Credit Card from American Express 

  • Annual fee: $450

  • Welcome offer: 75,000 Delta SkyMiles and 10,000 MQMs after you spend $5,000 within the first 3 months of card opening

  • Spending multipliers:

    • Earn 2x points on Delta purchases

    • 1x on everything else

  • Complimentary access to Delta Sky Club for yourself, and $29 per guest for up to two guests when flying on Delta

  • First bag checked free

  • No foreign transaction fees

  • Delta Reserve annual companion certificate upon renewal of your card

  • Terms apply

 



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