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You will receive a reward of 6% on the first $6,000 of eligible purchases in an annual reward year at supermarkets located in the U.S. (superstores and warehouse clubs are not considered supermarkets); 3% on eligible purchases of gasoline at gas stations located in the U.S. (superstores, supermarkets and warehouse clubs that sell gasoline are not considered gas stations); 3% on eligible purchases at select department stores located in the U.S. (the current list of select major department stores at which you can get a 3% reward is available at americanexpress.com/rewards-info ); and 1% on all other eligible purchases (and on supermarket shopping beyond $6,000).

The annual reward year referred to in the previous paragraph is 12 billing periods in a row beginning with the one that includes January 1st; if your billing cycle changes, the length of your annual reward year will also change.

Effective June 30, 2017, the "annual reward year" will be a calendar year:
You will earn a reward of 6% on the first $6,000 of eligible purchases in a calendar year at supermarkets located in the U.S. (superstores and warehouse clubs are not considered supermarkets); 3% on eligible purchases of gasoline at gasoline stations located in the U.S. (superstores, supermarkets and warehouse clubs that sell gasoline are not considered gas stations); 3% on eligible purchases at select department stores located in the U.S. (the current list of select major department stores at which you can earn a 3% reward is available at americanexpress.com/rewards-info ); and 1% on all other eligible purchases (and on supermarket shopping beyond $6,000).

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Re: Amex Blue Cash Preferred Master Thread
« Reply #150 on: October 20, 2016, 11:18:27 PM »
the 6% for supermarkets till $6000 is per card year or calendar year..

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Re: Amex Blue Cash Preferred Master Thread
« Reply #151 on: October 20, 2016, 11:29:53 PM »
the 6% for supermarkets till $6000 is per card year or calendar year..
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Re: Amex Blue Cash Preferred Master Thread
« Reply #152 on: January 09, 2017, 12:30:44 AM »
Just bumping this thread, as a reminder that the 6k cycle restarts at the end of the calendar year.
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Re: Amex Blue Cash Preferred Master Thread
« Reply #153 on: January 09, 2017, 01:16:31 AM »
Any luck with retention for BCP lately?

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Re: Amex Blue Cash Preferred Master Thread
« Reply #154 on: May 09, 2017, 03:27:31 AM »
Just bumping this thread, as a reminder that the 6k cycle restarts at the end of the calendar year.
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That was not entirely accurate when you wrote it, but will be after June 30, 2017, when they will change the terms. See the wiki, which I just updated.

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Re: Amex Blue Cash Preferred Master Thread
« Reply #155 on: January 03, 2018, 08:07:47 PM »
Are there any Kosher grocery stores in 08701 that code as supermarket?

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Re: Amex Blue Cash Preferred Master Thread
« Reply #156 on: January 05, 2018, 12:24:19 AM »
Are there any Kosher grocery stores in 08701 that code as supermarket?
I have not been there in a while but from what I remember NPGS (all) and Shloimys kosher world do code as grocery, and Kosher West does NOT.

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Re: Amex Blue Cash Preferred Master Thread
« Reply #157 on: May 10, 2018, 02:55:47 PM »
Anybody know if upgrade from non-preferred to preferred run a credit pull at all? (upgrade is being offered with $250 bonus)
Also can I downgrade back to non-preferred sometime throughout the year or will I have to reapply for that?

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Re: Amex Blue Cash Preferred Master Thread
« Reply #158 on: May 10, 2018, 05:29:15 PM »
Anybody know if upgrade from non-preferred to preferred run a credit pull at all? (upgrade is being offered with $250 bonus)
Also can I downgrade back to non-preferred sometime throughout the year or will I have to reapply for that?
No pull. Yes you can downgrade

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Re: Amex Blue Cash Preferred Master Thread
« Reply #159 on: March 13, 2019, 10:06:54 PM »
This earns cashback I'd assume?
 Hence, if one has this ABCP on his account with 29,000 MR, anything to do with the MR?
Add a free card(No AF) that earns MR? Will that allow to transfer to airlines?
 Or is it like chase which allows only AF cards to transfer to airlines and amongst accounts?
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