Can I transfer points from my American Express Gold to a Platinum card?

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Can I transfer points from my American Express Gold to a Platinum card?

Postby dun8 » Wed Jun 18, 2008 9:28 pm

Got a question

Thinking about switching to the Amex Platinum card. Right now I have the Gold card. If I open up a platinum card will my points be transferred to it from these other cards? Doesn't the platinum card have a higher redemption value too? That's why I want to cash them out on the platinum instead of the gold.


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Postby Mogul of Pineapples » Wed Jun 18, 2008 10:58 pm

From what I know you have nothing to worry about. Your points are linked to your Membership Rewards account, which is used for all your cards, not just a single card. If you get a platinum card basically what will happen is your account will be changed to a Membership Rewards First program instead and your points will be earned/redeemed at that level.
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Hai

Postby isabelle » Tue Sep 16, 2008 3:15 am

yea u can transfer to amex platinum card it will not effect about your points all.



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