Planning a 40th birthday trip to Thailand. What’s the best itinerary for 10-14 days? How can I use points to book the flights aka which Amex platinum conversions should I explore?

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Thoughts on product management @ AMEX? Is it a fulfilling career? What are some exit opps? Any insight will be helpful, thanks in advance!

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If you get the free gold card through your AMEX platinum card do you get all the same points earning that comes with the normal gold card?

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When you leave the firm what happens to your Amex points ? I also have a personal Amex card, can I transfer the points from my corporate card to the personal account ?

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Is the Amex platinum worth it? Pretty new and never experienced the old travel lifestyle - now unsure of whether to go for an amex platinum / gold or chase sapphire or reserve. Any advice welcome please!

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I have an old chase freedom card which I guess doesn’t exist anymore. Should I change to the freedom flex? Currently put travel/dining on CSR, use Freedom for the quarterly 5% categories, and put flights and everything else on Amex. I don’t think it makes a difference if I’m only using it for the 5% right?

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AMEX Platinum vs CSR - which to choose? A few things: - Marriott member - Denver based (centurion lounge) - moving to Accenture so will be booking hotels on a personal card Used to have the CSR pre pandemic but the extensive lounge network for Amex is super tempting.

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PayPal fraud I just recently used PayPal gift to purchase something. I suspect the person is a scammer…… I used my Amex plat to pay for the PayPal…. Do you think amex customer can do anything about it?

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What's the best credit card for points? This will be my first time getting one of these cards. Kind of don't like Amex since a lot of countries don't accept it.

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Any Partners have the Amex Centurion card? If so, when did you start making/spending enough to justify it?

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Received an offer to upgrade my Amex Everyday to an Everyday Preferred for 40k points. Is that considered a good offer? And if I do upgrade, will it count towards 5/24?

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Does anyone have a referral to a 75k Amex gold card?

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Has anyone gotten the 125k Amex platinum welcome offer? Interested in applying for the card but only seeing 75-100k lately. Advice to get targeted? Also what’s bonus via Amex gold referral?

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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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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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