Comparing Every Version of the American Express Platinum Card: 2019 Edition

Comparing Every Version of the American Express Platinum Card: 2019 Edition

American Express offers several versions of the Amex Platinum Card: Amex Platinum (Regular), Business Platinum, Ameriprise Financial, Charles Schwab, Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs, and Amex Corporate Platinum.

Some variations might require a relationship with the co-brand, and while others don’t. Each card also has a “super power” that makes it unique.

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American Express Product Change and Downgrade Options

American Express Product Change and Downgrade Options

American Express product change and downgrade paths. Downgrading a card is ideal to keep your credit history alive since you’re not canceling the card. I usually recommend doing this after having the card for 12 months if you’re not getting positive expected value in the second year to keep a good relationship with American Express.

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The American Express (Amex) Trifecta: The Credit Card System for Maximizing Membership Reward Points and Flights (2018)

The American Express (Amex) Trifecta: The Credit Card System for Maximizing Membership Reward Points and Flights (2018)

The Amex Trifecta is a 3-card system that helps you maximize the number of MR points you can earn with everyday spend. The 3-card system consists of the Amex Blue Business Plus, either the Amex EveryDay or the Amex EveryDay Preferred, and either the Amex Premier Rewards Gold or the Amex Platinum card.  

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