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100,000 isn’t just the amount of some credit card sign- up bonuses (though it is the amount of Amex points you could earn if you were targeted for the Amex Platinum sign-up bonus)- it’s the number of Facebook fans we hit today!

To celebrate we are throwing a party in Miami this coming Tuesday, January 13, from 7-9pm. If you’re a diehard TPG fan and in the Miami area, let us know on why you should be chosen and we will let 20 lucky winners (with a guest) know they’ve been selected by Friday 5pm. 

We just hit 100,000 Facebook likes on The Points Guy Facebook page.
We just hit 100,000 Facebook likes on The Points Guy Facebook page.

You can enter by sending us a Facebook message or by emailing us directly at with your name and your guest’s name and email, and we’ll be choosing winners from each of these methods. Everyone will be given a +1, but if you don’t need it, please let us know so we can invite others to the event as well.

Readers who attend at TPG meet-up will be heading home with some great TPG swag.
Readers who attend our TPG meet-up will be heading home with some great TPG swag.

Like all TPG events, winners won’t be going home empty handed, there will be plenty of TPG swag to win plus a giveaway of 25,000 US Airways miles, so be sure to email us or message us on Facebook to get an invite to this great event!

Also, make sure to follow us on TwitterFacebook and Instagramand follow our special TPG Alerts twitter feed.

Only one entry per Facebook or email, good luck and hope to see you in Miami!

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), up to a $200 annual airline fee credit as well as up to $200 in Uber credits, and mid-tier elite status at Marriott and Hilton. Combined with the 60,000 point welcome offer -- worth $1,200 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 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
  • 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.
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