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Taking care of the basics.


This Card offers you the basics you need with a Card for everyday shopping and purchases in US Dollars or Euro currency. There's no pre-set spending limit5 and no interest is payable. Simply pay your Card in full each month and stay on top of your finances.


American Express Customer Services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and you will have the ability to view your account online wherever you are in the world. Plus, in any difficulty you may encounter in any country, your Card gives you access to a 24-hour emergency helpline, Global Assist.

Card Facts:

  • No pre-set spending limit5
  • 24 hour customer servicing
  • Support in an emergency
  • No Cardmembership fee

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