How to apply for a Credit Card

All the information you’ll need to apply for an American Express® Credit Card.

Applying for an American Express Card



Credit and Charge Cards Explained


Has talk of interest, annual fees, rates and percentages left you feeling confused?


Our simple Credit and Charge Card guides are a great place to start.


Where is American Express accepted


How Credit Cards and Charge Cards work


What Card fees am I expected to pay


What is Credit Card Interest


How to pay off your Card


What is Credit Limit


What is Credit Score


What is a Charge Card


Using your Card Abroad

Frequently Asked Questions


Find the answers to your questions.



American Express Benefits


Your security and protection are our priority. Our technology has been designed to give you peace of mind when using your card.



Access to our customer service is available 24/7 by phone, text or email.



Contactless is the quick, easy and secure way to make payments - Simply touch your American Express Card on the reader, wait for the beep and you're done. What's more, with Amex pay and Apple PayTM you can even pay with your phone.

Explore Our Credit Cards

American Express Offers a range of Credit Cards with different rewards and benefits tailored to your lifestyle and interests.



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