American Express Membership Rewards® Pay with Points

Use Membership Rewards points at millions of online stores around the world when you check out with PayPal.

Link your Amex card


Here's How It Works

To sweeten the pot even more, you will now have the ability to use Membership Rewards® Pay with Points at millions of U.S. merchants that accept PayPal.

Use Pay with Points at checkout

When you shop online, choose Checkout with PayPal. Enter or select your eligible American Express Card when checking out through PayPal. See your available point balance and associated dollar value for use. Check Use Membership Rewards® points for a statement credit and finalize order.

The value of Membership Rewards points varies according to how you choose to use them. Learn More

Let's get started

1. Login to your PayPal account and go to your Wallet
2. Click Link your Membership Rewards points under the American Express card that you want to enroll for rewards
3. Click Get Started, then Agree and Link

Once done, you’ll see available point balance and an option to use points for eligible purchases when you check out with PayPal.1

View Wallet

If you change your mind, click Details on your card page, then Stop Using Membership Rewards with PayPal.

Use Membership Rewards® Pay with Points to donate to a good cause

It’s easy to use Membership Rewards® Pay with Points to donate to a cause you care about. Just select the number of points you want to redeem and a donation will be made in the amount of the redemption.

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1You may not see Pay with Rewards every time you check out online with a merchant. Not currently available for sending money, recurring payments, and in-store transactions. Pay with Rewards will be available for eligible credit cards on eligible purchases or can be donated to support a charitable cause with PayPal Giving Fund. All reward redemptions are subject to your issuer’s reward program terms. To learn more about Pay with Rewards, see terms and conditions.

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