Get a cashback with AMEX’s Shop Small promotion this weekend

Posted: 12 May 2016 10:11 am


Earn a cashback of up to $30 when using your American Express credit card at small businesses.

American Express is giving you the chance to get something back for your purchases this weekend with the Shop Small promotion. Over 14-15 May, you'll be rewarded with $30 credit on your account if you spend $60 at three different participating small businesses.

The promotion is designed to show cardholders where AMEX can be used in their neighbourhood while they support local businesses, and counter the idea that American Express can’t be used at local cafes or restaurants,

If you’d like to participate in the Small Shop promotion, you’ll need to follow these steps:

  • Register an eligible American Express card.
  • Use it to spend $20 or more in a single transaction at a participating Shop Small business location.
  • Receive a $10 credit.

You can do this up to three times over the course of the weekend at participating businesses, though the cashback may take up to five business days to appear in their account. The promotion includes a wide range of cards, including those issued by American Express, ANZ, Commonwealth Bank, NAB and Westpac.

This offer is limited to the first 30,000 cards registered to the program, so make sure to register through the AMEX app or Shop Small Australia website soon if you want to receive your cashback this weekend. Registrations are open from now until 11.59pm on Sunday when the promotion closes.

The Shop Small promotion is a great way to support local businesses and get something back for your spending this weekend. Due to run again in September and November this year, keep an eye out on for more opportunities to receive extra perks when shopping at your local with Shop Small.

Picture: Shutterstock

Get more from Finder

Ask an Expert

You are about to post a question on

  • Do not enter personal information (eg. surname, phone number, bank details) as your question will be made public
  • is a financial comparison and information service, not a bank or product provider
  • We cannot provide you with personal advice or recommendations
  • Your answer might already be waiting – check previous questions below to see if yours has already been asked

Finder only provides general advice and factual information, so consider your own circumstances, or seek advice before you decide to act on our content. By submitting a question, you're accepting our Terms of Use, Disclaimer & Privacy Policy and Privacy & Cookies Policy.
Go to site