American Express crowned Mozo Experts Choice Credit Card Provider of the Year, 3 years in a row

Rhianna Dews

21 Oct 2019

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After meticulously sifting through stacks and stacks of data in search of the cream of the credit card crop, our Mozo experts have revealed the winners of the 2019 Mozo Experts Choice Awards for Credit Cards.

The competition was fierce as always, but in the end, one winner stood out above the rest. Smashing out a whopping 10 awards across both consumer and business credit cards, making an appearance in almost every category was the king of credit cards, American Express.

“Another year, another exceptional performance from American Express in the Mozo Experts Choice Awards for Credit Cards,” said Mozo expert judge Peter Marshall.

But that’s not all! Proving that good things come in threes, the unstoppable American Express maintained an impressive three-year winning streak, being crowned Mozo Experts Choice Credit Card Provider of the Year for the third time in a row.

“After battling it out for the prestigious title of Credit Card Provider of the Year, American Express continues to reign supreme, winning the award three years straight. What an achievement!” said Marshall.

Here’s a rundown on American Express’ award-winning products from this year’s Mozo Experts Choice Awards for Credit Cards:

To pick the winners of this year’s Mozo Experts Choice Awards for Credit Cards, our Mozo experts pulled data from Mozo’s enormous product database to carefully analyse 208 personal and 35 business credit cards from 71 different Australian financial institutions.

Conducting their assessments using a different set of criteria for each individual award (which you can find in the methodology report), our Mozo expert judging panel chose the winners based on which credit card products offered the best value or market-leading features.

"Being a card specialist has allowed American Express to come up with really competitive options for just about everyone, and they have proved to be simply outstanding for delivering rewards value," Marshall said.

So, if you’re in the market for a new piece of plastic, then why not consider one from Credit Card Provider of the Year American Express? Here are some of the best AMEX credit cards of 2019 to help get you started:

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American Express Qantas Discovery Card
  • No annual fee

  • 0.75 Qantas Points per $1 on regular spends

  • Mozo Experts Choice Award-winner 2019

The American Express Qantas Discovery Card comes with no annual fees and the chance to earn 0.75 Qantas Points for each $1 spent on everyday purchases, plus, 1 extra bonus point for each $1 spent on selected Qantas products and services. Not to mention this piece of plastic won the Qantas Frequent Flyer Credit Card and Qantas Frequent Flyer Premium Credit Card awards in the 2019 Mozo Experts Choice Awards for Credit Cards.

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American Express Qantas Ultimate Card
  • $450 annual Qantas Travel Credit

  • Earn 120,000 bonus Qantas Points when you apply online & spend $4,500 in the first 3 months

  • Mozo Experts Choice Award-winner 2 years running

From a huge 120,000 bonus Qantas Points offer when you sign up online before 6 November and spend $4,500 in 3 months, to a generous 1.25 Qantas Points per $1 spent on eligible purchases, the American Express Qantas Ultimate Card is just packed with value. This card even took home a 2019 Mozo Experts Choice Award for Qantas Frequent Flyer Premium Credit Card!

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American Express Velocity Escape Card
  • $0 annual fee

  • 0.75 Velocity Points per $1 on regular spends

  • Mozo Experts Choice Award-winner 2 years running

The value-packed American Express Velocity Escape Card comes with no annual fees, a standard earn rate of 0.75 Velocity Points per $1 spent, plus, the chance to double this on purchases made with Virgin Australia. This hot piece of plastic isn’t just rewarding, but it’s also award-winning, taking out a 2019 Mozo Experts Choice Award for Velocity Frequent Flyer Credit Card.

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American Express Velocity Platinum Card
  • 50,000 bonus Velocity Points when you spend $3,000 in the first 3 months

  • Free Virgin Australia return domestic flight every year after first spend

  • 1.25 Velocity points per $1 on regular spends

With a 1.25 Velocity points per $1 spent deal, a 50,000 bonus Velocity Points when you apply online and spend $3,000 in the first 3 months and a free Virgin Australia return domestic flight every year after the first spend, the American Express Velocity Platinum Card card is just oozing with rewards! And if that’s not enough, you’ll be happy to know that this card won a 2019 Mozo Experts Choice Velocity Frequent Flyer Premium Credit Card Award!

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American Express Business Explorer Credit Card
  • 100,000 bonus rewards points when you apply by 6 November 2019 and spend $3,000 in your first 3 months

  • 50,000 bonus points annually (min. spend applies)

  • 2 points per $1 spent

Want a business card that’ll get you some extra bang for your buck? Well, the American Express Business Explorer Credit Card hits the ground running with a crazy 100,000 bonus rewards points offer, plus, an extra 50,000 bonus points each year if you meet the $100,000 annual minimum spend. And to top it all off, this top-notch business card won the Rewards Business Credit Card and Velocity Frequent Flyer Business Credit Card 2019 Mozo Experts Choice Awards.

Be sure to check out the full winner list of the 2019 Mozo Experts Choice Awards for Credit Cards or head to our credit card comparison table for more HOT offers.

For all the nitty-gritty details on how our Mozo experts picked the winners, check out the awards criteria over here in the methodology report.

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