Locking in the Business Platinum at $450 for 2019 (+ beginning of 2020)

The Business Platinum from American Express' benefits package will undergo some large changes come February of 2019, at the expense of an increased annual fee that will jump from $450 a year to $595 a year. For the extra $145, cardholders will get:

A year of complimentary Platinum Global Access at WeWork, a large co-working space chain with locations all over the world. Amex states that the value of this membership is $2,700.

Amex Platinum Annual Fee Jumps to $550: Changes Coming March 30

REMINDER: If the new benefits described in this post don't seem worth it to you, apply for the Platinum card of your choice before March 30, 2017--Thursday of this week--and you will be grandfathered in to the $450 annual fee card. You'll get the new extra benefits and pay nothing for them for a year.

Turn Your Amex Business Platinum Into a Card That Gets You 2-9% Back On All Purchases

The Business Platinum card from American Express is offering 100,000 total bonus points through January 25, 2017 (that's just a few weeks from now):

50,000 bonus points after spending $5,000 in the first three months
50,000 more bonus points after spending another $10,000 in the first three months

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Check out my review here.

One thing I didn't mention in that review is that in October American

Business Platinum Card Offering 100,000 Point Bonus

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Through January 25, 2017, the American Express Business Platinum Card is offering 100,000 total bonus Membership Rewards after spending $15,000 in the

American Express Platinum 100,000 Point Bonus Offer: EXPIRED

This offer is now dead. The link below had a 100,000 Membership Reward sign-up bonus offer live for less than 24 hours. If you didn't get it this time, next time don't hesitate. 

There is a publicly available offer for 100,000 bonus Membership Rewards after spending $3,000 on the American Express Platinum at this link. I value those points at about $2,000.

Platinum Card Bonus Now 40k Points After Spending $3k in Three Months

The Platinum Card® from American Express is now offering a sign up bonus of 40,000 Membership Rewards after spending $3,000 on the card in the first three months of card membership.

 

Plus the Platinum Card® from American Express has the best perks of any rewards card like:

Up to $200 per calendar year in statement credits to offset airline fees.
Free Delta SkyClub lounge access and a free Priority Pass Select membership, which I use frequently when traveling economy class to get free lounge access.
A $100 statement credit to offset the cost of a Global Entry