Amex Platinum: New Benefits + 100k Points

The annual fee has increased on this card by $145, but there are a lot of new credits to offset that increase.

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Earn 100,000 Membership Rewards® points after you use your new Platinum Card® from American Express to make $6,000 in purchases in your first six months. You'll earn 10x on restaurants and small businesses up to $25,000 in the first six months of membership as well. Get Uber VIP status and free rides in the US up to $15 each month, plus a bonus $20 in December, for a total of $200 a year. Earn 5X Membership Rewards® points on flights booked directly with airlines or with American Express Travel, which we value at 2 cents per point. That's like 10% back! Earn 5X Membership Rewards points on prepaid hotels booked on amextravel.com, plus a $200 hotel credit on prepaid Fine Hotels and Resorts or Hotel Collection bookings . Get a $200 Airline Fee Credit, which is up to $200 per calendar year in baggage fees and more at one qualifying airline. Get up to $100 in statement credits annually for purchases at Saks Fifth Avenue on your Platinum Card®. Get a $300 Equinox credit. Get a $179 CLEAR membership. $695 annual fee. Rates and Fees.

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