Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility

According to the current rules and best practices of signups, you can only get a welcome bonus ONCE with American Express cards, per card.  So if you’ve already gotten a bonus for a particular card, if you apply for it again, you won’t get it again.  Depending on how long you’ve been in the miles and points world, there are many folks who are “running out” of American Express cards that they haven’t had before.  In that case, I thought I’d bring your attention to the American Express Ameriprise Gold Card

American Express Ameriprise Gold Card benefits

(UPDATE: This offer is now expired – you can check out current offers on our top credit card offers page)

You can access the public offer for the American Express Ameriprise Gold card offer here. (thanks to Mile Nerd)


This offer does NOT pay me a commission.  As you can see, there is a signup bonus of 25,000 Membership Rewards points after spending $1000 in the first 3 months, and the annual fee is waived for the first year.  It gets 2x on travel purchases and of course, access to lucrative Amex Offers.

It is targeted to clients of Ameriprise Financial, but it is not a requirement to be a client to have the card.

Separate card from the “other” Amex Gold Cards

Many folks are familiar with the American Express Ameriprise PLATINUM card, which was the first Amex Platinum card I ever got.

(SEE ALSO: How to use your Amex Platinum $200 airline credit)

(SEE ALSO: How to use the American Express Priority Pass Platinum card benefit)

Normally the Ameriprise Amex Platinum card comes with a $450 fee, but the Ameriprise version does NOT have an annual fee (for the first year).  It also usually doesn’t have a signup bonus, though there was a 25,000 bonus for a limited time this year.  The thing to note is that the Ameriprise Platinum card is different than the “regular” Amex Platinum (that had the 100,000 point offer a few months ago) and different from the Mercedes-Benz Platinum, etc.  So you’re eligible for a bonus on EACH of these cards.

It is my understanding that the same thing works with the Amex Gold cards – this Ameriprise Gold Card is different than the REGULAR American Express Gold Card as well as the Amex Premier Gold Card (PRG).  This signup bonus of 25,000 is I believe a fairly regular bonus, but if you hadn’t heard of it or considered it, or thought you were tapped out of Amex cards, it is worth considering for the signup bonus.



This site is part of an affiliate sales network and receives compensation for sending traffic to partner sites, such as This may impact how and where links appear on this site. Responses are not provided or commissioned by the bank advertiser. Some or all of the card offers that appear on the website are from advertisers and that compensation may impact on how and where card products appear on the site. Any opinions expressed in this post are my own, and have not been reviewed, approved, or endorsed by my advertising partners and I do not include all card companies, or all available card offers. Terms apply to American Express benefits and offers and other offers and benefits listed on this page. Other links on this page may also pay me a commission - as always, thanks for your support if you use them

User Generated Content Disclosure: Points With a Crew encourages constructive discussions, comments, and questions. Responses are not provided by or commissioned by any bank advertisers. These responses have not been reviewed, approved, or endorsed by the bank advertiser. It is not the responsibility of the bank advertiser to respond to comments.