When Grab announced at the end of last year that it was launching a physical GrabPay MasterCard, it seems like that would mark the beginning of the end of the era of getting easy credit card rewards from various opportunities of using GrabPay to pay for daily expenses.
Last week we had reported that GrabPay can no longer be used to pay for AXS bills, and this week more bad news arrived – Amex cards will no longer give rewards for GrabPay topup starting 1 March 2020.
This change comes together with other updates to the T&Cs that Amex is making effective 1 March 2020, that they sent via email to cardholders this morning:
Email notification that was sent to existing Amex cardholders on 20 January
While the notification didn’t mention GrabPay, I