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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…

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35,000 Offer for Starwood Preferred Guest Credit Cards from American Express

The best sign-up bonuses on the Starwood Preferred Guest credit cards from American Express are back! Until April 5, 2017, you can earn 35,000 Starpoints after meeting the spending requirement. Here’s the lowdown on the offers: Personal Card: Earn 25,000 Starpoints after spending $3,000 in the first 3 months. Earn an additional 10,000 Starpoints after…