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Zynga Teams Up With American Express

by Bryan Vore on Nov 30, 2010 at 11:30 AM

Credit card companies offer all manner of rewards for using their services. Now Amex is partnering with Zynga to offer points and exclusive items for use in games like FarmVille and Café World.

Amex "Membership Rewards" available now include: 

Exclusive items:
-FarmVille Purple Cow (540 MR points)
-FarmVille Manx Cat (435 MR points)
-Café World Amex Lightning Stove (1945 points)
-Café World Amex Outdoor Fountain (1080 points)

Points Cards:
-$25 and $50 physical game cards (2500 and 5000 points)
-$2, $10 and $25 virtual game cards (200, 1000 and 2500 points)
More items are promised on the horizon, with the first batch hitting on December 6. Twenty items will appear that day including:

-FrontierVille Fancy Gold Hot Tub
-FrontierVille Fancy Gold Fountain
-Treasure Isle Zebra
-FarmVille Golden Retriever

If you're of credit card using age, will this convince you to sign up for an Amex card? Is there another video game offering that you'd rather earn through credit card rewards?