How to boost your Amex Membership Rewards points with AT HOP in Auckland

For many in Auckland, catching trains, buses, and ferries is part of everyday life, and can also be a major annual household expense.

I’m always on the lookout for ways to slowly increase my points balances. My wife and I are spending at least $3,000 per year catching the train to work. We’re no strangers to topping-up our AT HOP using a credit card – that’s not rocket science. Most ticket and top-up machines across Auckland accept Visa, Mastercard, Amex, and Diners with no surcharge.

However, I recently stumbled across a new way to bring in points from public transport spend in Auckland when topping-up the AT HOP card. Continue reading…