Card Details

The American Express Platinum Card has no interest rate, a high annual fee, and an average redemption value compared to similar cards. It's great for All Rewards and Travel Rewards.

Reward Program

American Express Membership Rewards

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Redemption Value 1.0 per point on Flights
How it earns
5x points
  • Flights
    Flights
2x points
  • Amex Travel Booking
    Amex Travel Booking
1x point
  • All purchases
    All purchases
One-Time Bonus
60,000 Amex MR Points
after spending $5,000 in the first 3 months
That's 600.00 in rewards when redeeming on flights
Other info
Credit Needed Excellent
Annual Fee $550
APR No interest charges. You'll pay off your full balance each month.
Intro APR No Introductory APR
Foreign Transaction Fee 0%
Benefits
  • No Foreign Transaction Fees
  • Purchase Protection
  • Return Protection
  • Extended Warranty
  • Travel Accident Insurance
  • Car Rental Insurance
  • Fraud Protection
  • Baggage Insurance
  • Travel & Emergency Assistance
  • Roadside Assistance
  • Concierge Service
  • Discount Companion Ticket
  • Global Entry or TSA PreCheck
  • Private Jet Perks
  • Entertainment Access
  • Dining Concierge

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