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The
Platinum Edge
Credit Card

  • 0.99% p.a on balance transfers for the first 6 months[*]
  • A complimentary domestic return flight every year with Virgin Australia[1]
  • 10,000 Membership Rewrads Bonus Points [3], when you spend $500 on your Card within the first 2 months [3] - that's enough for $100 worth of travel agency Gift Cards [4].
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Packed with value

Annual domestic economy return flight1 Valued at $23813
0.99% p.a. on balance transfers for the first 6 months - excludes existing or previous Card Members. A one-off 1% credit plan establishment fee applies. Conditions apply* See below calculator to see how much you could save
10,000 Membership Rewards Bonus Points4
Excludes existing or previous Card Members.
Worth $100 in travel agency Gift Cards5
Complimentary domestic and international travel insurance6 Including up to $2,500,000 cover for Overseas Medical Emergency Expenses6
Fast-tracked rewards Get up to three times the Membership Rewards Points for every dollar spent3

0.99% p.a. balance transfer

A balance transfer can be a simple way to save on interest and repay more of your balance sooner. When you apply for the Platinum Edge Credit Card online or over the phone as a new Card Member, you can also apply at the same time to transfer an existing balance from another account.

You can transfer a maximum of 50% of your credit limit, up to $7,500 maximum. A one-off 1% credit plan establishment fee applies to any balances transferred.

This offer excludes existing or previous Card Members. The rate of 0.99% p.a. expires at the end of the first 6 months of your Card Membership and after that date the standard rate of interest will be charged on any remaining balances on your account.

Find out how much you could save through the calculator below

Get points faster

Platinum Edge makes your everyday spend more rewarding, by giving you complimentary enrolment in the Membership Rewards Ascent program.

As an introductory offer, you'll receive 10,000 Membership Rewards Bonus Points when you spend $500 on your Card within the first 2 months4 – that's enough for $100 worth of travel agency Gift Cards5. Apply by 30 June 2014.This offer excludes existing Card Members or previous Card Members who have held any American Express Card in the last 12 months. Click here to see other ways points can reward you.

You'll also get:

  • 3x points per dollar spent at major supermarkets3
  • 2x points per dollar spent at major petrol stations3
  • 1x point per dollar spent on all other purchases excluding utilities, insurance (except those issued by American Express), telecommunication providers and government bodies in Australia where you get 0.5 points per dollar spent3
  • Plus, get points faster with up to 4 Supplementary Card for family members at no additional cost7

Let your points do more for you

Take off with your points
  • Explore your big backyard and beyond. Transfer your points to nine leading Airline Reward Partners programs2. Velocity Frequent Flyer, Virgin Atlantic Flying Club, Cathay Pacific Asia MilesTM, Malaysia Airlines Enrich, Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer, THAI Royal Orchard Plus, Air New Zealand AirpointsTM Etihad Guest or Emirates Skywards Miles.
  • Let your points pay for accommodation with our 2 Frequent Guest Partner Programs – Hilton HHonors, Starwood Preferred Guest Hotels and Resorts2
  • Make your next trip effortless and pay with points instantly online at American Express Travel online or Webjet8 or instore at Travelscene American Express9 and Harvey World Travel nationwide9
Retail therapy at your fingertips
  • Use your Membership Rewards points to shop online at David Jones10.From catching all the latest fashion to adding the finer touches to your home,use your points, your way, to buy the things you love
  • Use your points and take your pick from an assortment of Gift Cards from Australia’s leading retailers including David Jones, Westfield, Bunnings and Coles5
Let your points entertain you
  • From stadium rock shows to edge-of-your-seat sporting events – turn your points into an experience with Ticketmaster. Simply book at ticketmaster.com.au and select ‘Membership Rewards’ as your payment option11
Let your points pay off your purchases
  • With Select + Pay with points, you can pay off your purchases, your way. Use your Membership Rewards points to target the everyday or the special purchases from your online statements12.

Cover for home or beyond

Your Card also includes domestic and international travel insurance for yourself and your family when you pay for travel on your Card6.

  • Overseas Medical Emergency Expenses Cover up to $2,500,0006
  • Travel Cancellation Cover up to $10,0006
  • Baggage, Money and Documentation Cover up to $10,0006
  • Personal Liability Cover up to $1,000,0006
  • Travel Inconvenience Cover6 may even cover you for flight delays, missed connections or luggage delays

All for an annual Card fee of $195 p.a.

The Platinum Series

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