Tag: american express

The top 5 benefits that make the American Express Platinum Card a must-have

BGR has partnered with The Points Guy for our coverage of credit card products. BGR and The Points Guy may receive a commission from card issuers. With large banks like JP Morgan and American Express poised to start significantly changing up how they structure rewards associated with premium credit cards, consumers may find it trickier than […]

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Get 20% off up to $100 on Amazon when you buy with AMEX Membership Rewards

We’ve been keeping track of the best deals to come from Amazon’s Prime Day, but one of the most sizable discounts you can get today isn’t actually tied to any specific gadget. Turns out, some AMEX cardholders can get 20% off, up to a maximum $100 off, if they link their AMEX Membership Rewards account […]

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Chatbots like Citibank’s could usher in a new era of mobile banking

Citibank recently announced plans to roll out its Messenger chatbot in Hong Kong by the end of 2018. The bank chose Singapore as the first market to get the new bot last year and is now extending the service to Hong Kong, a move that will provide five million additional Facebook users with access. Citi’s […]

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Google Pay lands in Germany with support for 4 local banks

Google Pay has finally landed in Germany with support for four local banks. Users can download the app from the Play Store and start adding supported credit and debit cards today. A rumor that surfaced earlier this month, citing several sources familiar with Google’s plans, claimed that Google Pay was scheduled to make its official […]

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Chase Sapphire Reserve v. American Express Platinum: Why Not Both?

A thousand dollars in annual credit card fees might seem crazier than… well, the cost of a first class seat bought with cash, but the two best premium travel rewards cards really aren’t in direct competition, and those fees feel very different in practice than they look on paper. For Frequent Travelers, The Chase Sapphire […]

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