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Amex Gold Card Adds New Uber Credit Benefit

At the moment the American Express® Gold Card (review) is offering an incredible welcome bonus of 60,000 Membership Rewards points after spending $4,000 within six months, which is the best publicly available bonus we've ever seen on the card. This is…

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Which Amex Centurion Lounges Have Reopened?

American Express shut down its popular Centurion Lounges back in mid-March. This was presumably done due to a combination of lack of demand, as well as a need for updated procedures. Well, after a closure of over six months, Centurion Lounges are reopening,…

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WOW: Marriott Platinum Status With Credit Card Bonus

My goodness, the bonuses on Marriott's co-branded credit cards just keep getting better and better. The two co-branded Marriott Amex cards are offering phenomenal new welcome bonuses that are available through January 13, 2021. Both of these bonuses…

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Filed Under: American Express, Marriott
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Marriott Bonvoy Business Amex Review (2020)

Marriott Bonvoy has quite a portfolio of credit cards, thanks to them having agreements with both American Express and Chase. So for many it can be overwhelming to decide which card makes the most sense. While there are many personal credit cards to…

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Filed Under: American Express, Marriott
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Excellent New Amex Gold Card 60K Bonus!

The American Express® Gold Card, which I consider to be one of the most underrated cards out there, has a phenomenal new publicly available welcome bonus. The $250 annual fee (Rates & Fees) Amex Gold Card is offering a welcome bonus of 60,000 Membership Rewards…

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Filed Under: American Express, Credit Cards
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6 Reasons To Consider The Amex Blue Cash Everyday (And 2 Reasons Not To)

At the moment American Express is offering increased welcome bonuses on two of its popular cash back personal credit cards. In a previous post I reviewed the Blue Cash Preferred® Card from American Express (review), and in this post I wanted to take…

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Amex Blue Cash Preferred Card Review (2020)

Personally, I love earning points for my credit card spending, though understandably a lot of people prefer to earn cash back. After all, you can spend cash back for anything you'd like, including travel. While American Express is known for its excellent…

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Filed Under: American Express, Rates & Fees
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Now Open: “Flagship” Amex Centurion Lounge New York JFK

One of the best perks of The Platinum Card® from American Express and The Business Platinum Card® from American Express is access to Centurion Lounges. These lounges are for the most part significantly better than what’s offered by US airlines. Despite…

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Amex Blue Cash Cards: Limited Time Bonuses

American Express has just rolled out new limited time welcome bonuses on two of its popular consumer cash back credit cards. With the way that spending has evolved due to coronavirus, these are cards that many may want to give a second look. Through…

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Filed Under: American Express, Credit Cards
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10 Best Credit Card Offers October 2020

Every month I make a post with what I consider to be the best credit card offers at the time, with a particular focus on the best travel credit cards. While many people may not be traveling now, that doesn't mean that you can't start racking up rewards…

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Filed Under: American Express, Bank of America
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Review: No Annual Fee Amex EveryDay Credit Card

I know many people are trying to cut credit cards with annual fees nowadays, so in this post I wanted to take a look at the Amex EveryDay Credit Card, which is an excellent card if you're looking to earn Amex Membership Rewards points. The Amex EveryDay…

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Amex Platinum Cell Phone & Streaming Credits Guide

In light of the current pandemic we're seeing card issuers add some more perks on select cards, in particular on cards with a travel focus. It goes without saying that consumer behavior has changed a lot, and this also impacts our credit card spending…

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Filed Under: American Express, Credit Cards
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Awesome Amex Offer For Four Seasons Stays

For those of you not familiar with Amex Offers, it’s a program available through most Amex cards, where different cards are eligible for different savings and bonus offers. In many cases, the offers can be huge, and more than offset the annual fee on…

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Filed Under: American Express, Hotels
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Top Hotel Credit Cards Offering Elite Status (2020)

I've written about the best hotel credit cards offering free nights, either as an annual benefit, or as a reward for reaching certain spending thresholds. In many cases these anniversary free night certificates can more than justify the annual fees on…

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Filed Under: American Express, Chase
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Amex Blue Business Cash Card Review (2020)

The American Express Blue Business Cash™ Card is a credit card that has no annual fee and offers a solid cash back rewards structure. On top of that, the Blue Business Cash is offering a limited time welcome bonus, for up to $300 in statement…

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Filed Under: American Express, Credit Cards
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Amex Blue Business Plus Card Review (2020)

Back in the day you'd only earn one point per dollar spent on credit cards. Then we saw some cards introduce up to 1.5x points per dollar spent. Then a card was introduced in 2017 that offered a full 2x transferable points per dollar spent all with no…

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Filed Under: American Express, Business
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Maximizing Amex Offers: The Complete Guide (2020)

There are many reasons it can make sense to have a lot of credit cards. In the case of American Express cards, one of those reasons is the Amex Offers program. In this post I wanted to take a closer look at exactly how that works (Chase has a similar…

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Filed Under: American Express, Credit Cards
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Increased Bonuses On Hilton Amex Cards

American Express and Hilton have four credit cards, and the welcome bonuses for new members have just been improved on some of them. These cards are phenomenal, both for the welcome bonuses, and for the ongoing perks that they offer. Here are the current…

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Filed Under: American Express, Hilton
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Great New Amex Offer For Marriott Stays

We somewhat frequently see Amex Offers for discounts on hotel stays, in particular with Hilton and Marriott, given that Amex issues co-brand credit cards for both of those companies.

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Filed Under: American Express, Marriott
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Save Up To 40% On Delta Flights With Amex Offers (Targeted)

We occasionally see Amex Offers for some of American Express' co-brand credit card partners, and we've just seen such an offer introduced.

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Filed Under: American Express, Delta
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Amex Platinum Lufthansa Lounge Access Benefit Extended

The Platinum Card® from American Express (review) and The Business Platinum Card® from American Express (review) both provide access to Amex’s Global Lounge Collection, which includes access to Amex Centurion Lounges, Delta SkyClubs, Priority Pass Lounges,…

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Filed Under: American Express, Lufthansa
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Hilton Honors Business Card Review (2020)

Hotel credit cards are among the most underrated credit cards out there, given the perks that they can offer, including elite status and free nights. While I've historically been primarily loyal to Hyatt and Marriott, Hilton has grown on me a lot in…

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Filed Under: American Express, Hilton
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Amex Platinum Offering $100 Dell Credit

Card issuers have added all kinds of temporary perks in light of the current pandemic. A few weeks ago I wrote about the latest such benefit on the American Express Platinum Card, which is offering a one-time credit that most cardmembers should be able…

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