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Tap to Pay


For a quicker, easier and more convenient
way to pay, go contactless today.











How to make purchases using contactless

Go shopping!

Your Card can be used in thousands of shops, restaurants and more.


Look for the symbol

As long as your Card has the contactless symbol, you can make tap payments at participating American Express contactless merchants1.

Tap the reader

Touch your Card on the card reader and wait for the beep.

It's as simple as that!

You've successfully made a contactless payment – and will still earn rewards from your loyalty program2 too!

You can even pay with your mobile device


Thanks to mobile wallets, you can now use your eligible device to make purchases in-store, just like using your contactless Card.



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Mobile Wallets


Pay with your eligible mobile device using secure mobile wallets.





Amex App


Manage your account with our American Express® App for iPhone®* and Android™* devices.