Brex, the official corporate credit card of TriNet ⁠— FAQs

What is Brex?
Brex is reimagining financial systems so every growing company can dream big and realize their full potential. In 2018, Brex launched the first corporate card for startups, and quickly expanded their offerings to other industries and even a cash management account.

Have more questions about how Brex works? Take a look at the Brex FAQ

What is TriNet?
TriNet (NYSE: TNET) provides small and medium size businesses (SMBs) with full-service HR solutions tailored by industry. To free SMBs from HR complexities, TriNet offers access to human capital expertise, benefits, risk mitigation and compliance, payroll and real-time technology. From Main Street to Wall Street, TriNet empowers SMBs to focus on what matters most—growing their business.

For more information, visit

What are the benefits of the alliance between Brex and TriNet?
Sharing a strong belief that People Matter, TriNet and Brex have allied to enable small businesses to receive a corporate card with exclusive perks and rewards.

Now if you’re both a TriNet customer and a Brex cardholder, you’ll earn 5x points on coffee, 3x on food delivery, and 2x on health and wellness on top of all of the existing Brex Rewards. You can redeem all of these extra points on either statement credit or travel. Brex cardholders that sign up for TriNet also have access to TriNet’s strategic pricing of up to 60% off their TriNet administrative fees. (Reserved for new TriNet customers only).

How do I qualify for points multipliers?
If you’re an existing Brex Exclusive and TriNet customer it only takes a few minutes to apply, and you’ll hear back within a week. If you’re approved, you’ll receive an email and all future purchases will receive the additional points multipliers.

What is Brex Exclusive?
When Brex is the only corporate card you use for business expenses, you qualify for Brex Exclusive. This gives you access to the highest rewards multipliers and you’ll earn the most points on everyday purchases.

Brex Exclusive rewards for startups includes: 7x rideshare, 4x Brex travel, 3x restaurants, 2x recurring software, and 1x on everything else.

Brex Exclusive rewards for life science includes: 7x conference tickets, 4x Brex travel, 2x lab supplies, and 1x on everything else.

How do I apply for Brex?
If you are not a current Brex customer, apply here:

How do I apply for TriNet?
To sign up for TriNet visit

I’m already a customer of both Trinet and Brex. What should I do next?
Great news! With just one more simple step, you’ll have access to these great perks and rewards. Just send one of the following documents to

   - TriNet Invoice (within the last 90 days)
   - Active TriNet Contract

What purchases are included in the Coffee Merchants category?
Once approved, you’ll earn 5x on coffee when you use your Brex card at: Au Bon Pain, Blue Bottle, Caribou, Dunkin, Gregory’s Coffee, Krispy Kreme, La Colombe, Peet’s, Philz, Starbucks, The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, and Tim Hortons. Terms subject to change.

What purchases are included in the Health and Wellness category?
You’ll earn 2x points when you spend you Brex card at: 24 Hour Fitness, Barry’s Bootcamp, Classpass, Crunch Fitness, Equinox, Gold’s Gym, LA Fitness, Planet Fitness, SoulCycle, and World Gym. Terms subject to change.

I’m currently Brex Exclusive. Will I keep my existing Brex Rewards?
Yes! As a TriNet customer and Brex cardholder, you’ll earn multipliers on top of the existing classic Brex Rewards.

When do I start earning points?
You’ll start earning these new points once we verify your eligibility with TriNet. To enroll in the program and verify you’re both a Brex and TriNet customer, please see above.

I have more questions that have not been answered, who do I contact?
If you have a question relating to:

  - your eligibility for Brex, please contact
  - your eligibility for TriNet, please contact
  - the TriNet + Brex points multipliers, please contact

All corporate credit card services, points, benefits, or related offerings are offered solely by Brex Inc., a third party unrelated to TriNet, and are subject to Brex Inc.’s various cardholder terms and conditions. The Brex Mastercard® Corporate Credit Card is issued by Emigrant Bank, Member FDIC. Brex Cash is offered by Brex Treasury LLC, Member FINRA/SIPC. Any cardholder benefits or rewards in connection with TriNet may be amended or discontinued in TriNet’s or Brex Inc.’s sole discretion. For more information, review the Brex Terms and Conditions.

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