Review of the United Mileage Plus Platinum Business Card





The United Mileage Plus Platinum Business Card was last reviewed on 22nd March 2006



united mileage plus platinum business card
Summary - The United Mileage Plus Platinum Business Card will apeal to the small business whose business requires lots of travel and who is a frequent flyer on United Airlines. With this card, you can earn double miles when you make any purchases with United Airlines. Find out more about this card..

Miles Formula - The United Mileage Plus Platinum Business Card allows the cardholder to earn double miles when they make any United Airlines purchases. You earn one mile for every dollar you spend on "other purchases". New cardholders will also get a very generous 17,500 bonus miles after their first purchase. You can earn up to 150,000 miles in one calender year.

Cardholders will also get a free One-way, 1,000 mile, One-class Upgrade Certificate and a $25 United Discount Travel Certificate. Cardholders will be automatically enrolled in United Mileage Plus dining program which allows cardholders to potentially earn up to 11 points for every dollar spent at certain restaurants.

Fees - The United Mileage Plus Platinum Business Card has an annual fee of $75.00. Each additional employee card has a $25.00 annual fee. The apr is either prime rate plus 9.99%. The 2-cycle average daily balance method is used to calculate monthly balances.

Other Card Benefits - The Chase United Mileage Plus Platinum Business Card offers the following benefits.
  • Up to $1,000,000 Travel Accident Insurance
  • Purchase Security and Extended Protection
  • Auto Rental Collision Damage Waiver
  • Travel and Emergency Assistance
  • Up to $3,000 Lost Luggage Insurance
  • Zero Liability On Unauthorized Purchases
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Verdict - The The United Mileage Plus Business Platinum will appeal to the small business owner who travels a lot on United Airlines. United Airlines frequent flyers can and should have both the personal and business credit card and combine their miles under one account, and yet seperate their business expense under different card.

Positives
  • Earn double miles


Negatives
  • Annual fee (normal for airline credit cards)



United Mileage Plus Platinum Business Card
Cost/Fees/Interest rates
Introductory rate None
Annual Fees $75.00 - $25.00 for additional cardholders
Purchase APR Prime Rate plus 9.99%
Balance Transfer APR Prime Rate plus 9.99%
Cash Advance APR Prime rate plus 15.99%
Penalty/Default Rate Prime Rate plus 23.99%
Min Finance Charge $1.00
Grace Period 20 days
Balance Calculation Method 2-cycle average Daily Balance (including new purchases)
Balance Transfer Fee 3% min $5.00 max $75.00
Cash Advance fee 3% min $10.00
Foreign Currency Conversion fee 3%
Over-the-credit-limit fee $35.00
Late Payment fee $15.00 - up to but not including $250.00
$39.00 - more than $250.00



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