American Express Green, Gold and Platinum all offer complimentary Uber Eats Pass, which normally costs $119 per year and offers benefits such as discounts on Uber Eats orders and waived delivery fees. This is a 12 month benefit when you subscribe with your Gold card, with enrollment by December 31, 2021.
I registered my Platinum card for the benefit, and save money on Uber Eats orders. However I haven’t been charging these to my Platinum card. The best win here is the Gold card of course for 4x dining.
I noticed something today switching between payment methods. When I’m not using an eligible American Express card, I not longer receive Eats Pass benefits. Until recently you’ve been able, for instance, to charge your order to a Chase Sapphire Reserve for 3x earning (for instance, or any other card) and still receive the benefits. This has changed:
When you change your card back to the American Express the benefits return:
This is a small devaluation, it makes a certain amount of sense from Amex’s perspective, but it seems like something that they should be communicating clearly to cardmembers.