American Express has announced an artistic collaborations with world-renowned artists Julie Mehretu and Kehinde Wiley to reimagine and create new designs of the iconic Consumer Platinum Card.
A recent wave of shutdowns happened on or around Friday, October 1st, and there is a common thread for those affected.
The Traditional Green Card is still available and it is a different card than the current Amex Green Card.
“A cash advance is a charge to get cash or cash equivalents, including travelers cheques, gift cheques, foreign currency, money orders, digital currency, casino gaming chips, race track wagers, and similar offline and online betting transactions.”
The Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant American Express Card annual fee would increase to $650 and more benefits could be added.
The card is getting special design updates and wearable technology in collaboration with architect Rem Koolhaas, artist Kehinde Wiley and Prada.
One redditor says he was brave enough to pull the trigger on an Amex Platinum Card application, even though he received the pop-up saying he would not be eligible for the big 100K Membership Rewards points bonus.
To get in touch with a Platinum Card Concierge, your only option will soon be to call the number on the back of your Card (1-800-525-3355) and select or say “Concierge” when prompted.
If you already had eligible bookings before this benefit launched, and decide to re-book to take advantage of the $200 credit, it could get clawed back.
“The Delta SkyMiles program will continue to be an airline point transfer partner for the Membership Rewards program. On background, the updated terms were in regards to the Delta Private Jet benefit. “
“Welcome offer not available to applicants who have or have had this Card or previous versions of the Platinum Card. We may also consider the number of American Express Cards you have opened and closed as well as other factors in making a decision on your welcome offer eligibility.”
Recent conversations with American Express representatives have confirmed that the value will be decreased to 1.1¢ for Membership Rewards when cashed out with your Schwab Amex Platinum card.
We could see an Amex Platinum Card annual fee increase later this year, and a shift from “travel” to more “lifestyle benefits”.
American Express Membership Week is a week-long event with offers, experiences and special deals for American Express U.S. Consumer and Small Business Card Members.
The American Express Charles Schwab Platinum card allows you to cash out Membership Rewards points into a Schwab account at a rate of 1.25 cents per point.
American Express is once again removing the ability to generate referrals for people that were originally banned due to self referrals. So if you were impacted by this back in 2019, you should check your accounts.
Amex has added Cell Phone Protection as a new benefit for eligible U.S. Consumer and Small Business Cards, inclusive of protection against screen damage, which is typically excluded from damage coverage.
While some information about the investigation into the business credit card sale was already known, the consumer cards part is new.
American Express customers should be on alert. A hacker has posted data of 10,000 American Express credit card holders on a hacker forum for free. In the same forum post, the actor claims to sell even more data of banking customers of American Express, Santander, and Banamex.
American Express has an offer for current Hilton and Hilton Surpass cardholders to upgrade to the Hilton Aspire card. The great thing about this upgrade offer is that you will not pay a fee for the first year and will pay a small fee the second year.