First Class Drag Race to Asia: Amex vs Chase

How do the big reward programs stack up when the rubber hits the road for premium travelers?

These days, most people are fans of either Amex Membership Rewards points or Chase Ultimate Rewards points, although many collect both with some percentage split between the two.

This reminds me of the age-old Ford vs Chevy debate. You’re either a Ford person or you’re a Chevy person. Most people tend to stay loyal to their side, but in the air mileage game, it’s really good to be flexible.

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