American Express and The PGA of America have inked a deal to offer year-round golf benefits for cardholders and PGA professionals. AmEx will now provide advanced ticket sales and onsite experiences at top tournaments, including the PGA Championship, Senior PGA Championship and the Ryder Cup. For example, onsite opportunities at the upcoming PGA Championship in Tulsa include: complimentary 10-minute one-on-one golf lesson with PGA Professionals; onsite hospitality suite exclusively for cardholders with a silent auction to benefit The PGA Foundation; complimentary use of a “myLEADERBOARD” handheld device to take out onto the course and track the action; plus a commemorative gift with merchandise purchase. Beginning September 4th, AmEx cardholders will be able to purchase a limited number of tickets to the “2008 Ryder Cup” at Valhalla Golf Club in Louisville, KY, prior to sale to the general public. For more information visit: “http://www.americanexpress.com/golf”:http://www.americanexpress.com/golf.