Foursquare-American Express Specials Now for Everyone, Across the Country

foursquare in March last year rolled out a small test with American Express: link your AmEx and foursquare accounts, spend at least $5 at a local merchant in Austin, and get a $5 savings applied directly to your monthly statement. Today, the company has announced that the partnership is now going national across the whole […]

foursquare in March last year rolled out a small test with American Express: link your AmEx and foursquare accounts, spend at least $5 at a local merchant in Austin, and get a $5 savings applied directly to your monthly statement. Today, the company has announced that the partnership is now going national across the whole country, at select merchants, you can now check-in with foursquare, pay with your American Express card, and get big savings on your monthly statement.

There's no cutting out coupons or showing your phone to the cashier. The savings are automatically credited to your account within a few days. A bunch of local New York restaurants are also offering great Specials: Blue Smoke, Union Square Caf