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    American Express Platinum Credit Card Review

    The American Express Platinum Credit Card reviews excellent as a host of platinum privileges and the “ultimate dining programme” to cardholders. Under this dining programme, you will enjoy savings of up to 50% at 5 star hotels (Love Dining @ Hotels), up to 50% savings at popular restaurants across Singapore (Love Dining @ Restaurants), American Express Selects and American Express Global Dining Programmes offers exclusive savings and perks on dining worldwide. American Express Platinum Credit Card is also the official card partner for Michelin Guide Singapore.

    Under the Platinum Wellness membership, you will enjoy exclusive treatments, vouchers and a la carte treatment discounts at Spa Rael, The Ultimate, Fairmont Singapore and many more. With the Platinum Golf membership, enjoy complimentary green fees on weekdays and weekends at Orchid Country Club, Raffles Country Club and many others.

    This card also comes with a Membership Rewards Programme under which you will earn 2 Membership Points per S$1.60 that you spend on your card. Under EXTRA from Membership Rewards, you will earn 10 Membership Rewards Points per S$1.60 that you spend at Platinum EXTRA partners.

    This card additionally offers Platinum financial benefits, Platinum Lifestyle benefits and No Worries Guarantee on purchases.

    Apply for The American Express Platinum Credit Card today and receive welcome gifts from Bang & Olufsen and Samsonite upon paying the annual fee.

    American Express Platinum Card Promotion

    12 Month Lucky Draw Campaign

    Win 2 free Business Class tickets every month by entering this lucky draw:

    • Every S$50 that you spend locally will give you 1 chance to enter the draw.
    • Every S$50 that you spend overseas will give you 2 chances to enter the draw.
    • For every new AMEX card that you get approved, you will get 10 chances to enter the draw.
    • Exciting destinations to win free Business Class tickets include Cape Town, Hong Kong, Sydney, Osaka, New York Seoul, Milan and Barcelona.
    • This is an ongoing promotion that you can be a part of until 31 March 2018.


    Enjoy spa treatments of 75 minutes for S$30 nett on your AMEX Platinum card in the following ways:

    • Get a “Customised Facial and Eye Treatment” for 75 minutes worth S$215 or
    • Get a “De-Stress Body Massage and Boreh Back Mask” for 75 minutes worth S$235.
    • You must make the booking in advance and quote “AMEX2017” when you make the appointment.
    • You can make use of this promotion till 31 December 2017.

    Ah Sam Cold Drink Stall Promotion

    Get a complimentary bespoke cocktail when you visit the Ah Sam Cold Drink Stall at Boat Quay and make the payment with your AMEX Platinum Credit Card. You can make use of this promotion till 31 December 2017.

    Shin Gi Tai

    Make a reservation at Shin Gi Tai and get a complimentary craft cocktail when you pay using your American Express Platinum Reserve Credit Card. This promotion is available between Wednesdays and Saturdays from 6 p.m. to 12 a.m. You can make use of this promotion till 31 December 2017.

    The Secret Mermaid

    Enjoy a 1-for-1 on your first drink when paying using your AMEX Platinum Card. You can make use of this promotion till 31 December 2017.

    Joining Benefits/Perks

    Choose between the following 2 offers:

    Full Fee Offer:

    • Get a Slim LED1 32PHT5200 32" with Digital Crystal Clear picture engine and Integrated Digital Tuner from PHILIPS worth S$529.
    • Spend S$5,000 in the first 6 months to get a B&O PLAY H5 worth S$379, and on spending additional S$2,500 in the first 6 months receive Samsonite Sigma 76cm Expandable Spinner worth S$600.

    First Year Fee Waiver Offer:

    • Fee Waiver of S$321 for the first year +
    • Spend a minimum amount of S$7,500 within the first 6 months of card approval and receive Armet Spinner 57 cm Expandable Luggage from Samsonite costing S$380.

    Features of AmEx Platinum Card

    • The annual fee for the first 2 supplementary cards are waived for life.
    • The points earned on this card will never expire. You can redeem your points immediately or save them for future redemption.
    • Apply online and get the decision within 1 minute.

    Rewards on Amex Platinum Card in Singapore

    Expedia Bookings:

    • What you get – 10% discount on Expedia Rate Hotel Bookings.
    • How to redeem – Use your Platinum Credit Card to make the booking.
    • Charges and details:

    Valid for bookings made until December 31, 2016 and stay period until March 31, 2017.

    To redeem this offer, enter the following voucher code “AXPSG3” + 1st 6 digits of your card number during checkout.

    Membership Rewards Program

    • What you get:

    2 Membership Points for every S$1.60 that you spend on your credit card.

    10 Membership Points for every S$1.60 that you spend at Platinum EXTRA Partners including TungLok Signatures, Lee Hwa Jewellery and Watches of Switzerland.

    • How to redeem – Choose rewards from the Membership Rewards Catalogue OR convert your reward points into miles and redeem them at over 40 partner airlines.
    • Charges and details – Every American Express Platinum Credit Cardmember will be automatically enrolled into the Frequent Travel Option with enrollment fee waiver of S$40. Through this programme you can convert your earned reward points into miles and redeem them at renowned airlines and be a part of the biggest hotel programme.

    Benefits of AMEX Platinum Card

    Dining Benefits in Singapore:

    Love Dining @ Restaurants – Up to 50% discount on food bills at popular restaurants including Dancing Crab, Angelina, Lawry’s Prime Rib, Senso Ristorante & Bar, The Marmalade Pantry, TWG Tea etc.

    Love Dining @ Hotels – Up to 50% discount and all year privileges at some of the best hotels in Singapore including Shangri-La Hotel, Raffles Hotel Singapore, Singapore Marriott Tang Plaza Hotel, W Singapore at Sentosa Cove, The St. Regis Singapore and more.

    Michelin Guide – American Express is the official card partner for the Michelin Guide Singapore.

    American Express Selects – Savings up to 50% at American Express Selects in Singapore and overseas.

    American Express Global Dining Program – You can use the American Express Global Dining Program to redeem dining offers at restaurants within Singapore and across the world.

    Wellness Benefits in Singapore:

    Adeva Spa - Discount up to 40% on a la carte spa services.

    The Ultimate - Discount up to 40% on a la carte spa services.

    Auriga Spa:

    • 2 complimentary hours on purchase of 8 hours of treatment.
    • Exclusive spa package for S$250.

    Willow Stream Spa at Fairmont Singapore – 15% discount on a la carte spa treatments.

    Spa & Sport at Swissotel Merchant Court - 15% discount on a la carte spa treatments.

    Golf Benefits in Singapore:

    Enjoy complimentary green fees + privileged access to more than 40 golf clubs in Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, the Philippines, and Indonesia.

    Complimentary Drinks:

    • Enjoy complimentary drinks at partner outlets.
    • Get complimentary cocktails, sophisticated whiskies and craft gins at the most popular bars in Singapore such as Pluck, Anti:dote, Horse’s Mouth Bar, GEM Bar etc.

    Complimentary Boingo Wi-Fi:

    • Get complimentary Boingo Wi-Fi at worldwide hotspots.
    • You will need to register for complimentary Boingo membership.
    • You must download the Boingo Wi-Finder app on your phone so you can get connected to hotspots when travelling.

    Insurance Benefits on American Express Platinum Credit Card

    This credit card offers its customers Platinum Financial Benefits which includes Travel Accident Insurance and Fraud Protection.

    Fees and Charges on AMEX Platinum Card in Singapore

    Type of fee

    Amount payable

    Annual fee


    Supplementary card fee

    S$160.50 (First 2 cards are FREE)

    Interest rate

    24.99% p.a.

    Late payment charges


    Cash Advance Fee

    5% of the withdrawn amount

    Interest on cash advance

    24.99% p.a.

    Foreign Currency Transaction Fee



    Transactions in foreign currencies

    • All foreign currency transactions except United States Dollars (USD) will first be converted into USD and then into Singapore Dollars (SGD). The conversion will occur when American Express processes the charge which may be different from the date it was first charged to your credit card. It depends on when the charge gets submitted to the bank.
    • American Express uses conversion rates which are based on interbank rates. These rates are selected from industry sources on working days before the transaction processing date and are increased by a single conversion commission applicable at 2.5%.
    • If any charge on your card is converted by a third party before they submit it to American Express, then the conversion rates on those transactions will be applicable as per the rate chosen by them.
    • No fees are charged for DCC or Dynamic Currency Conversions.

    How to apply for American Express Platinum Card

    You can apply for The American Express Platinum Credit Card online by choosing the “Apply Now” option available on The American Express Platinum Credit Card webpage of the official American Express Singapore website.

    • When you submit your application online or by using Amex ibanking, you will receive the bank’s decision within 60 seconds.
    • If the bank offers you a conditional approval on your credit card application, you will receive instructions to upload the required supporting documents to process your application.
    • Upon submitting all the requested documents, your application will be approved and you will receive your new credit card within 3 to 5 working days.

    Eligibility Criteria for AMEX Platinum Card

    Minimum age:

    • Principal Cardmembers: 21 years.
    • Supplementary Cardmembers: 18 years.

    Minimum income:

    • Singapore citizens and Permanent Residents: S$50,000 p.a.
    • Foreigners: S$60,000 p.a.

    Documents Required to Apply AMEX Platinum Card

    For Salaried Employees:

    • Front and back copy of NRIC AND
    • Most recent Income Tax NOA (Notice of Assessment) + last computerized payslip OR
    • Last 3 months computerized payslips.

    For Self-employed:

    • Front and back copy of NRIC AND
    • Last 2 years Income Tax NOA (Notice of Assessment).

    For Foreigners:

    • Copy of Passport AND Copy of Employment Pass AND
    • Proof of Residence such as mobile bill, utility bill etc. AND
    • Most recent Income Tax NOA (Notice of Assessment) + last computerized payslip OR
    • Last 3 months computerized payslips.

    Interest on American Express Platinum Credit Card

    • If you do not make the full payment on the closing balance reflected on your monthly statement, an interest rate of 24.99% p.a. will be applicable on your transactions.
    • If your credit card has 3 or more defaults OR if you have a single default which has been unpaid for 2 or more continuous months in the past 12 months, your interest rate will be revised to 29.99% p.a.
    • Interest Free Period – You will enjoy an interest free period on your purchases for 21 days from your statement date if you pay your closing balances in full.


    The minimum payment per month is S$50 OR 3% of your outstanding balance + any overdue minimum payment + any late payment fees + any balance exceeding your credit limit, depending on whichever of the 2 is higher. You need to make the minimum payment or full outstanding payment (whichever you prefer) on or before your payment due date, otherwise you will be subjected to a late payment fee of S$60.

    Lost or Stolen

    You must immediately notify Amex credit card hotline by phone or any other means convenient to you in an event that you lose your American Express Platinum Credit Card, it has been stolen, mutilated, you do not receive it by the due date upon applying for it or you suspect that it is being misused. Upon effectively notifying the bank, the maximum liability for unauthorized charges on your card will be capped at S$100. You will not be liable to pay for any unauthorized charges on your card after you have notified the bank.

    Card Protection Schemes – No Worries Guarantee

    Under this guarantee, you will receive automatic purchase protection for a period of 90 days that provides cover against accidental damage and theft. A maximum cover of S$10,000 per incidence will be provided.

    Additionally, the No Worries Guarantee also offers a 90 days return guarantee. This will be applicable even if the store refuses to accept the purchased item. You can return purchases made in Singapore and receive a refund of maximum S$800 for each returned item.


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