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Miles and Points News Roundup: March 24, 2017

Airlines JetBlue Brings Culinary Empire Milk Bar to Its Mint Premium Experience: “Cookie flavors will vary by departure with options including Milk Bar’s Confetti Cookie, Cornflake Chocolate Chip Marshmallow and famous Compost® Cookie.” BRB, drooling… American Airlines Is Challenging Delta by Bringing Back Free Meals: This is the main reason competition is good for the…

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The American Express Platinum Benefit Changes Are Underwhelming

Last week, American Express announced benefit updates for the American Express Platinum card starting March 30th, 2017. There have been rumors about how Amex would respond in light of the Chase Sapphire Reserve’s success since last August. Adding 5x Membership Rewards points for flights booked directly with the airline was a good start, but I think they realized…