American Express Imposing a Cap for 5x on the Platinum Card

The American Express Platinum card is one of the most rewarding credit cards out there for travelers. It allows its cardholders to earn 5x on flights and hotels (booked either directly or through amextravel.com). With the value of these points set around 2 cents per point, there aren’t many other cards that earn that much […]

Amex Announces Centurion Lounge Reopening

Over the years, American Express has really tried pushing new features to entice people to grab their credit cards. While many credit card companies offer some form of Priority Pass membership or passes on their cards, American Express has pushed the envelope on the airport lounge experience. Their exclusive Centurion Lounges are some of the […]

Hilton Honors Business Card 130k Point Offer

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Does anyone else remember when the Hilton Honors Aspire card offered a 80,000 point sign up bonus, and it was the all time high bonus, with people thinking there was no possible way they can get any higher? Here we are, with one of the $95 dollar version of the cards offers much higher than […]

Amex Expands Definition of Cash Advance

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When it comes to credit cards, one of the scariest things you can do are cash advances. The reason being that sometimes you may not realize certain things are considered a cash advance, and by the time you realize it, it’ll be too late. The reason you want to avoid cash advances is that they […]

Amex Green Referral Links Up to 60k

It wasn’t too long ago that American Express refreshed the Green card. It went from a completely useless card that you would keep as a downgrade option (but still pay an annual fee for) to something that’s pretty useful. The only unfortunate thing with American Express’s charge cards has to do with their public sign […]

Delta Sky Club Enforcing Physical Platinum Card for Guest Access

When it comes to traveling, one of the best credit card benefits is the access to airline lounges. While they’ve increased in popularity in recent years, it definitely beats out having to wait for your airplane at the gate. Not only do you get free food and drinks, but the chairs are so much more […]

Amex Blue Cash Preferred $300 w/o AF (Targeted)

In the middle of a pandemic, there isn’t really much we can go out and do. While much of the country is open in a limited capacity, not all of it is open. The one safe thing to do that will always be open is grocery stores. So when a card offers you 6% back […]

Targeted 95k Points on Amex Platinum Business Card

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Isn’t it frustrating wanting a Business Platinum card form American Express? While the personal version of the Platinum card does not have as high of a public sign up bonus at only 60,000 points, the potential offers on the card are huge! There have even been offers for as high as 120,000 points before! Although […]

Marriott Offering Easier Status Matching

When it comes to hotel programs, it can make a lot of sense to go really heavy into one of them, and match the status to the other hotel programs you’re interested in. While many status matches are just done by showing your status, there are some companies like Marriott that want to see you’re […]

Amex Not Awarding Sign Up Bonus Spend Extensions

There have been many changes that have come along during coronavirus that we would have never seen before. In the credit card world, one of the biggest universal changes was the extension of credit card sign up bonuses. While most companies offer a 3 month term to complete the spending requirement, just about everyone has […]