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best credit card for everyday spend

It's no secret that the primary way I earn points and miles is through credit cards. That's mostly done through the lucrative sign-up bonuses. The question now is, after you earn the sign-up bonus by reaching the minimum spend requirement, what is the best credit card for everyday spend? The AMEX Everyday Preferred card is the clear answer for this…

Miles-and-points-beginners-guide

I've always said that my favorite way of boosting up my points and miles accounts is credit cards sign-up bonus. In this post I will list 11 of the top travel credit cards all of which I got in 2015 and I will give a brief overview of their benefits.   Always remember though, you have to be very responsible…

Amazon Amex Offer

There are many ways to justify paying annual fees on premium credit cards such as, sign-up bonuses, statement credits, airline fee reimbursements and free hotel nights. Another great and easy way is through Amex offers. American Express offers discounts on a ton of purchases from airlines, hotels, department stores, restaurants and many more.   Right now you can get $15 statement credit…

AMEX Transfer Partners

You can transfer American Express Membership Rewards to your preferred frequent traveler program to get reward flights and stays, most at 1:1 ratio usually with a 1,000 points minimum. Every so often American Express would offer transfer bonuses to certain Airlines or Hotel programs. Right now, American Express has a limited time offer of 30% transfer bonus to Flying Blue…

AMEX Platinum

The other day I was asked: "Platinum Card from American Express Worth it? What are the benefits of the Platinum Card from American Express and is it worth the $450 annual fee?" Before I answer this question, lets take a look at what you get from carrying the Platinum card in your wallet:   Earn 40,000 points after you use your…

Boingo American Express

There are several American Express card now that offer The Boingo American Express Preferred Plan for free. Two of which are the American Express Platinum Card and The Starwood Preferred Guest® Credit Card from American Express. You have to register in order to receive this benefit from American Express. You can do that by going to amex.bingo.com and entering your credit card's 15…

SPG Gold Status

Yesterday I talked about AMEX offering Hilton HHonors Gold status as an added new benefit. So now is a good time to go over the SPG Gold status also offered as a benefit from American Express Platinum Card. SPG Gold status is not the most lucrative tier level out there but it's definitely worth getting since it's offered for free…

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