[OFFER EXPIRED] One Month Left: Increased Welcome Bonuses on Two Hilton Credit Cards

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One month remains to take advantage of two increased welcome bonuses on a pair of Hilton Honors American Express cards — including one with no annual fee.

The Hilton Honors American Express Surpass Card (learn more about this card) — which recently replaced the Hilton Ascend card — is currently rewarding rewards 130,000 125,000 Hilton points and a free weekend night to new cardholders spending $4000 $2000 within the first four months three months of being approved. (As I pointed out a couple of weeks ago, it’s nice that Hilton and Amex are giving people four months to meet the minimum spend requirement, as opposed to the standard three months.)

The no annual fee Hilton Honors American Express Card (learn how to apply) offers 90,000 75,000 Hilton Honors points after spending $2000 $1000 during the first three months of card membership.

Both offers are valid through August 28.

Hilton Honors American Express Surpass Card (learn more)

Learn more about the Hilton Honors Surpass Card from American Express.

The Hilton Honors American Express Surpass Card (learn more) offers its cardholders several benefits:

  • Complimentarily Hilton Honors Gold status (upgrade to Diamond after spending $40,000 on the Surpass Card during a calendar year.) Some of the Gold status perks include:
    • Complimentary breakfast at all hotels
    • Space-available upgrades to Executive rooms
  • Earn a Weekend Night Reward after spending $15,000 in a calendar year.
  • 10 free visits each year at Priority Pass airport lounges
  • Late check-out
  • 5th standard reward night free
  • Two bottles of water
  • Elite tier rollover nights
  • 80% Elite tier bonus points

Cardholders receive the following bonus Hilton Honors points for select purchases:

  • 12X on eligible purchases at a participating Hilton portfolio hotel or resort
  • 6X at U.S. restaurants, at U.S. supermarkets, and at U.S. gas stations
  • 3X on all other eligible purchases.

The Hilton Honors American Express Surpass Card (learn more about this card) carries a $95 annual fee that is not waived the first year. But the fee can be offset fairly easily for a while thanks to the free breakfasts and annual Priority Pass visits.

Learn more now about the Hilton Honors American Express Surpass Card or other hotel credit cards!

Hilton Honors American Express Card (learn more)

The Hilton Honors American Express Card.

The basic, no annual fee Hilton Honors American Express Card (learn more) gives cardholders complimentary Silver status (and can earn Gold after spending $20,000 in a calendar year).

Silver status benefits include:

  • Late check-out
  • 5th standard reward night free
  • Two bottles of water
  • Elite tier rollover nights
  • 20% Elite tier bonus points

The Hilton Honors American Express Card (learn more) offers the following Hilton Honors point bonuses.

  • 7X on eligible purchases at a participating Hilton portfolio hotel or resort
  • 5X at U.S. restaurants, at U.S. supermarkets, and at U.S. gas stations
  • 3X on all other eligible purchases.

Learn more now about the Hilton Honors American Express Card or other hotel credit cards!

Meeting Minimum Spend

We’ve written several posts about ways to make your minimum spend. Here’s our most recent, which we wrote during the huge Delta Amex offers this summer.

The Hilton Honors American Express Surpass Card (learn more)

The Hilton Honors American Express Card (learn more)

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