BCP annual fee waiver

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FutureBillionaire
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BCP annual fee waiver

Postby FutureBillionaire » Mon Aug 27, 2012 1:09 pm

Hello,

Have any of you been able to get Amex to waive the annual fee on the BCP?
Gas: Discover It, Penfed Platinum Rewards x2, Chase freedom, Citi TYP
Plane tickets: CSP
Groceries: AMEX BCP, Penfed Platinum Rewards,Citi TYP
Clothes: Express, Amex BCP, Discover IT
Amazon: Citi Forward, Cash +
Restaurants: Citi Forward, Chase Freedom, Discover IT, CSP
Hotels and other travel: Discover Escape, CSP
Movies: BofA travel rewards visa signature(fandango), Discover IT, Citi Forward, Freedom
Bars, clubs, tomfoolery: CSP, Citi Forward, Discover IT, Freedom
Balance transfers: Kroger 123 rewards
Bill Pay: Chase Ink Plus, Citi Forward
Everyday spending: Bofa Accelerated cash rewards amex, Discover Escape


DeadSpider
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Postby DeadSpider » Mon Aug 27, 2012 1:24 pm

I have one didn't try to waive it ill be getting $500-$700 a year from it so it's worth it.
Call and try i think they'll tell you to downgrade to BCE
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Chase Freedom MC 2006 $5000
Amex Sky 1999 $2000
BCE 1999 $8800
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Postby Crashem » Mon Aug 27, 2012 1:57 pm

You can definitely downgrade to BCE. Haven't heard of them offering AF waivers. Might be able to give you some equivalents but who knows.
Amex Centurion, Amex Platinum, Amex BCP 8k->24k (5/23/12), Amex TE 15k, Cap One 1.5% 15k->20k (8/7/13), CSP 25k, Chase Palladium 100k, Citibank AA 35k (AU), Firestone 1.8k->2.2k->2.4k (8/20/12), JFCU Jloc 30k, PenFed Plat Rewards 30k, SF Fire 30k, US Bank Cash+ 25k

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Postby jeffysdad » Mon Aug 27, 2012 2:33 pm

I asked for a fee waiver when I converted BCE to BCP and was told "no."
American Express: Blue Cash Preferred (groceries, 6%; gas, department store, 3%); Gold Delta SkyMiles (Delta Air Lines, 2 miles/dollar, free checked bag).
US Bank: Cash+ (utilities, phone, internet, restaurant, 5%; drugstores, 2%).
FIA Card Services: Fidelity Amex (everything, 2%); Fidelity Visa (everything, 1.5%).
Chase: Freedom (rotating, 5%); Amazon (Amazon.com, 3%); PriorityClub (IHG hotels, 5 points/dollar); Sapphire (not in use).

*All cards are registered with PriorityClub IDine program for 8 points/dollar at participating restaurants.

FutureBillionaire
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Postby FutureBillionaire » Mon Aug 27, 2012 3:53 pm

Thanks all.
Gas: Discover It, Penfed Platinum Rewards x2, Chase freedom, Citi TYP
Plane tickets: CSP
Groceries: AMEX BCP, Penfed Platinum Rewards,Citi TYP
Clothes: Express, Amex BCP, Discover IT
Amazon: Citi Forward, Cash +
Restaurants: Citi Forward, Chase Freedom, Discover IT, CSP
Hotels and other travel: Discover Escape, CSP
Movies: BofA travel rewards visa signature(fandango), Discover IT, Citi Forward, Freedom
Bars, clubs, tomfoolery: CSP, Citi Forward, Discover IT, Freedom
Balance transfers: Kroger 123 rewards
Bill Pay: Chase Ink Plus, Citi Forward
Everyday spending: Bofa Accelerated cash rewards amex, Discover Escape

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Postby bepsf83 » Thu Aug 30, 2012 12:00 pm

FutureBillionaire wrote:Hello,

Have any of you been able to get Amex to waive the annual fee on the BCP?


Could you explain what BCE stands for? I have been racking my brain, to no avail!

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Postby hematino » Sat Sep 01, 2012 2:41 am

Blue Cash Everyday = BCE. It is like the BCP (Blue Cash Preferred), except with no annual fee and lower cashback percentages. It's a double edged sword.
Now she's eyeless.
The snakes she held once
Eat up her hands.



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