Amex rewards big spenders

December 2003
B&T Weekly;12/5/2003, Vol. 53 Issue 2454, p25
Trade Publication
Reports on the rewards and benefits given by credit card company American Express Co. to big spenders. Concierge service which can source everything from a lift home from the football final to a special wedding cake; Offering of a program called Affinity which gives professional associations a way of tying their membership activities into an American Express card.


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