The American Express® Gold Card

Gold Charge Card

My life gives me a view from the top.
My card ensures itís a window seat.

Membership Rewards Benefits

Whatever you're buying from your everyday groceries to a dream holiday, from a plasma screen television to a new outfit, use your Gold Charge Card and reward yourself.


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Every Card linked to your Gold Charge account earns you valuable Membership Rewards™ points.

For example, if you have a primary Card, a secondary Card in your own name, a Supplementary Card for a family member and a Personal Travel Card lodged at your Concierge and Travel service, you would earn points from the eligible spend on all four Cards. Eligible spend includes local and international purchases, and excludes cash withdrawals, casino transactions, travellers cheques, fees and finance charges.



Unlike many loyalty programmes, while you carry your Card, the points you have earned never expire. The choice of when to redeem your points is yours.



Fly Away to some of the most wonderful places. Choose from South African Airways Voyager, Virgin Atlantic, Star Alliance, El Al and

Relax in style at some of the most luxurious hotels and guesthouses in the country, indulge in a hot air balloon safari, take flying lessons or pamper yourself at a spa.

Go shopping and spoil yourself with a range of gifts, from shopping vouchers to jewelery, DVDs to a Webber braai, or a case of your favourite wine.

Pay your Card membership fees with your points.

Donate your points to one of our partner charities.

For more details on our superb range of Membership Rewards partners click here.



Redeem your points online with Membership Rewards™ or by calling your Gold Charge Services.



We welcome you to apply for the American Express Gold Charge Card, providing the following criteria are met:

  • You are over 18 years of age;
  • You have a good credit rating;
  • You are a South African resident; and
  • You have an annual income of R200,000 or more.