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American Express®: The Platinum Card
You're automatically enrolled - fee-free - in the award - winning Membership Rewards program. You'll earn points for purchases made with your Platinum Card® that you can use towards superb travel, entertainment and retail rewards.1 Search for rewards.
Here's how it Works
You can earn one Membership Rewards point for virtually every dollar you charge to your Platinum Card.
Redeem points for rewards from some of the finest names in shopping and for exceptional travel rewards, including free flights on major airlines, free stays at hotels worldwide, vacation packages, and more.
The First Collection from the Membership Rewards Program gives you exclusive access to a private collection of rewards from our premium brands, featuring fashion, jewelry, watches, sports cars, luxury lifestyle goods, and world-class travel experiences.
Transfer points into the frequent flyer programs of select partner airlines at a 1:1 ratio and into the frequent guest programs of several major hotels.
Redeem points online using Membership Rewards Pay with Points and fly any airline without blackout dates.2 Plus, you can use Pay with Points to book a cruise or tour package, and for travel on any airline by calling Platinum Travel Service.
Points have no expiration date, and there is no limit to the number of points you can earn.3
Earn Points Faster
Request Additional Cards to share your Platinum Card with people close to you and earn points on their purchases
Use the Platinum Cardís Flexible Payment Options to pay over time for select purchases and earn points you might otherwise miss
Earn points on many of your monthly bills, such as cable TV and wireless service, by using Automatic Bill Payment
Earn Membership Rewards bonus points through Platinum DestinationsSM and the Limousine Program

1. Terms and Conditions of the Membership Rewards® program apply. Reward partners and available rewards are subject to change.
2. To qualify, all your American Express® Card accounts must be in good standing. The Membership Rewards® program enrolled Card account you designate will be charged for your purchase. Membership Rewards points will be debited from your program account and a credit will be issued to the Card account you designate for the corresponding dollar amount. If the points redeemed do not cover the entire amount of the charge, the balance of the purchase price will remain charged to the Card account you designate. Terms and Conditions of the Membership Rewards program apply and are available at
3. Points may be forfeited under certain circumstances. Please see program terms and conditions for more information.