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Postby Obi-dan » Mon Apr 07, 2014 1:05 am

I bought 9 roundtrip tickets from Houston to Guatemala for a church trip (we were going to work in a dental clinic). We had to purchase ten seats to be able to send in a corporate check so I put it on my AMEX. It was around $8500. The best part was, I got the points and was reimbursed.
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Postby Robrus1 » Mon Apr 07, 2014 8:29 am

$9500 is about the highest single purchase I've made on any of my cards. I've done a purchase for about that amount on my CSP and my Platinum. I'm not sure how high I can really go on the Platinum. I have checked my spending ability of to 28K and was approved so I suppose technically it's my highest limit card.
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