Thanks to Membership Reward (MR) transfer partners, I will be flying business class on Brussels Airlines (SN). The original plan was to transfer my MR points to Etihad and book 2 round-trip tickets for ~73,000 points, but that didn’t work out. So I transferred my points to Aeroplan and booked the same tickets, just for […]
These are the options for what to do with a card when its annual fee posts, and what I chose to do with my cards
One week later, here’s an overview of the recent changes to the American Express Platinum charge card
Update: American Express has changed the points earning for the Platinum Charge Card for booking flights. According to this press release: Beginning October 6, consumers with a Platinum Card from American Express will receive 5X Membership Rewards points on airfare booked directly with airlines or through American Express Travel. The Platinum Charge card from American Express is a […]
Welcome to my analysis of the Premier Rewards Gold charge card from American Express. First and foremost, this card is one of the four charge cards offered by Amex which I introduced in the American Express (Amex) charge cards post from Monday. This is also mainly a travel card. With travel perks in mind, the […]
American Express offers a rewards program called Membership Rewards. Most purchases with cards earning Membership Rewards (MR) points will earn 1 point for each $1 spent. A few of the cards offer bonus categories for either everyday spending or specifically for someone traveling, like on airfare. MR points can be redeemed for gift cards, like 7,000 […]
This introduces American Expresses charge cards, and differentiates between charge and credit cards, then examines the charge cards offered by American Express.