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We have been hearing a lot about JetBlue recently, and most of it surrounding their new Mint premium business class experience that TPG Creative Director Adam Daniel Weiss was able to get a sneak peak of a few weeks back.

JetBlue Mint Premium Experience
JetBlue Mint Premium Experience

Yesterday, I had mentioned that there were some flights on Mint that were available for as low as $599 each way, well below the usual price of $799. The new product can be the game-changer for JetBlue, and we are interested in seeing this how it plays on in the long run. In honor of this new program, visit our Facebook Page to enter to win a $500 JetBlue gift certificate for you to use on the carrier.

Last Week’s Winner:

SPG Starpoints, Up For Grabs!
SPG Starpoints, Up For Grabs!

Last week we gave away three 30,000 Starpoint packages courtesy of Starwood Preferred Guest. We had over 6600 entries and three winners were randomly selected to win, they are: Michael K., Kevin K. and Patrice B. Congratulations, we hope you enjoy the points!

Stay tuned for more great giveaways here on the blog and on TPG TwitterFacebook and Instagram. Safe travels!

 

The Platinum Card® from American Express

The American Express Platinum card has some of the best perks out there: cardholders enjoy the best domestic lounge access (Delta SkyClubs, Centurion Lounges, and Priority Pass), a $200 annual airline fee credit as well as up to $200 in Uber credits, and mid-tier elite status at SPG, Marriott, and Hilton. Combined with the 60,000 point welcome offer -- worth $1,140 based on TPG's valuations -- this card is a no-brainer for frequent travelers. Here are 5 reasons you should consider this card, as well as how you can figure out if the $550 annual fee makes sense for you.

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  • Earn 60,000 Membership Rewards® points after you use your new Card to make $5,000 in purchases in your first 3 months.
  • Enjoy Uber VIP status and free rides in the U.S. up to $15 each month, plus a bonus $20 in December. That can be up to $200 in annual Uber savings.
  • 5X Membership Rewards® points on flights booked directly with airlines or with American Express Travel.
  • 5X Membership Rewards points on prepaid hotels booked on amextravel.com.
  • Enjoy access to the Global Lounge Collection, the only credit card airport lounge access program that includes proprietary lounge locations around the world.
  • Receive complimentary benefits with an average total value of $550 with Fine Hotels & Resorts. Learn More.
  • $200 Airline Fee Credit, up to $200 per calendar year in baggage fees and more at one qualifying airline.
  • Get up to $100 in statement credits annually for purchases at Saks Fifth Avenue on your Platinum Card®. Enrollment required.
  • $550 annual fee.
  • Terms Apply.
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Annual Fee
$550
Balance Transfer Fee
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Recommended Credit
Excellent/Good
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