Best way to score a google Vegas hotels deal? Costco travel, Amex travel ( I have a Amex platinum card), or any recommendations? Thanks a lot!

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Anybody know if AmEx drug tests contractors?

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Starting the car buying process. Any worthwhile perks I should consider? (ex. Amex, Costco membership, etc)

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Are you required to use the corporate AmEx issued by McKinsey or can you use a personal card? Debating whether to upgrade to the corporate AmEx platinum or get the CSR for travel. Any thoughts/advice would be much appreciated

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Amex SPG group - Thoughts as an exit?

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Is it worth grabbing the Amex Plat before the rumored annual fee increase to $695? ($550 now)

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Best rewards card: AMEX Platinum vs Delta Skymiles Reserve?

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How to maintain AmEx points after I leave my current firm?

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If I am switching jobs and both companies use the Amex corporate card, do I have to cancel my current card and then reapply? Is there a way to switch this over? If I do have to cancel it, will it hurt my credit score at all?

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do y’all ever use AMEX’s “plan it”?

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Been using Amex HYSA which had good rates in years’ past but their rate seems pretty low these days. Anyone know of a good high-yield savings option?

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D🐠 - Is signing up for the corporate AMEX required? I already have a Chase Sapphire Reserve and would much prefer to use that. Any benefits to having a corporate AMEX? Do we get to keep the points?

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What airline do you guys recommend transferring Amex points to?

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Is it worth holding on to travel points or just use it? Got around 80k from Amex bonus

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I currently have the Sapphire Reserve since the year it came out. Now that I’m looking forward to family trips, I am thinking about switching to AMEX Platinum (Schwab version). Are there others here doing the same?

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How long after signup does it take for AMEX corporate advantage program to show up on account.

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What does an exit from Salesforce consulting look like? I’m in a technical role leading a small team so my understanding is a technical/solution architect or a development team lead at either Salesforce or an end user like Amazon/Amex. I have bounced around a couple consulting companies so would prefer not to do it again. Total 4 YOE. I don’t think I have enough YOE to go for a program architect role at SF otherwise I’d be interested.

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Have to spend a few thousand on dental work (yay) any recommended cards to open up for points? Already have a CSP, chase freedom, Amex everyday, Amex blue cash, Amex green, Uber, and BOA cash back. 802 credit score. Thanks

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What are some Amex platinum benefits that are not advertised as openly? I’ll go first, free membership for Uber eats pass

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For those with an AMEX platinum card, how do you use the $200 Uber credit? Is it through Uber or through AMEX?

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Has anyone had any experience with debt collectors? I was sent a letter from a company called convergent claiming they are acting on behalf of a creditor (a bank) that I’ve no interaction with. They are saying they’ll accept 50% of the amount due but there’s no mention of what the debt is. I’m assuming this is a scam but wanted to check with fish here. I have no idea how the letter got sent to me as the address is used only for my Amex cards as I don’t live in the US anymore

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Is Apple Card worth it? What’s your daily choice with best perks?? I’ve been an Amex guy but feel like there are other great choices out there..

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Anyone use AMEX Platinum? Would you recommend?

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How to make the most of AMEX Gold card? I got approved with no spending limit w/ current spending power $10k max. I want to make sure I am using this card wisely. Any tips?American Express

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Could anyone share any down-sides of opening a high-yield savings account with Amex?

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I put my Amex in my wallet. How do you stop it from accidentally paying the NFC terminals at transit centers?

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Recently got an offer from Amex for an analyst position. How much hike should I be expecting % wise from Amex? Also, what are the industry standards? My current salary is in the range of 8-10 LPA

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Amex recruiter reached out with a Manager position paying $110K base and location is NYC…like bro…

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How is Amex in terms of work life balance + employees benefits?? I got offere from amex

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Anyone from AMEX who could help in referring ?

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Have corporate Amex (Green card). A) Can I upgrade to a corporate gold or platinum card? B) are the yearly expenses worth it?

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Does anyone have a simple explanation of the value of chase and Amex points? Specifically, I am trying to figure out how much one point from each company is worth. It seems pretty difficult to get a clear answer to this. TYIA

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For the current Amex offer, anyone know if we can add corporate advantage (statement credit) after the fact? The welcome bonus is only 35k for Amex Gold if you go through the advantage sign-ups compared to 60k if you don't.

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If anyone wants a referral for an open position at AmEx, feel free to ping me. I'd be happy to refer you.

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Amex Platinum vs Chase Sapphire Reserve? Who reigns supreme?

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Folks who have both Amex Plat + Gold: 1. Do you have to pay extra annual fee for gold? 2. Are the gold benefits the same eg 4X points on dining/delivery?

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Looking to get a new credit card. I’ve been checking out CSR, CSP, and Amex Platinum. Which one is better? I already have 2 Chase cards (Freedom & Freedom Unlimited). If one of the Chase cards are better, can I upgrade one of my current cards instead of getting a new one? Also wanted to note that the bonus for CSP is better than CSR at the moment (80k vs 60k pts)

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What do I need to know before I quit deloitte? For eg. Will the accrued PTO be cahsed? , will my Amex account be transfered to personal? How will the final settlement be? Etc I could not find anything on dnet regarding separation policies. Any insights would be helpful

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McKinsey & Company , does everyone get the corporate card? Do people use their own personal card (for the points)? If not is it worth doing any of the amex upgrades?

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I’ve been overlooked for promotion in spite of deserving it. I’m now starting my journey to look for another job. Likely to go another B4 or consulting route. Any lessons learned or recommendations at the start of this process? Also, advice on preparing for the jump (e.g., preparing your laptop, cash out AMEX pts, switch email accounts on websites, etc.)? Thanks!

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Anyone on here finally just say "okay, I'm in my mid to late 30's. I'll take the money, mediocre work and stability." How long can we chase the work?

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