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Maybank Visa Infinite Versus AMEX Reserve – Which Is Better For Overseas Transactions?

Over the years I have published many articles comparing different credit cards’ foreign exchange rate and I have even shown that sometimes AMEX conversion rate can be better than Visa.

However, many people keep asking me if they should use their Maybank Visa Infinite or AMEX Reserve when they are overseas. If you did not know, both these cards earn the cardholder 1 Enrich or KrisFlyer or Asia Miles with every RM0.954 spent overseas.

So, for the benefit of those who hold both fabulous Maybank 2 Cards Premier, I have taken the trouble to once again prove to you which card is better for overseas transactions, i.e. Maybank Visa Infinite versus AMEX Reserve.

On 10th April 2018, I used both the Maybank Visa Infinite and the AMEX Reserve minutes apart at Dan Murphy’s, Melbourne, where each transaction was for 2 bottles of Johnnie Walker Green Label. Click here to see my collection of Johnnie Walkers in Melbourne.

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