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Ripl Pro for You and Your Merchants

American Express and Ripl are committed to backing small businesses. Your merchants can use Ripl to connect with customers during this time. Learn more about a new offer by clicking below.

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What's new with American Express?

We’re here to support you and your merchants with these free resources.

Support local, shop small


We’re committed to supporting merchants. Download the one pager, outlining resources for small merchants across the U.S. right now.

Digital Signage

Merchants can encourage online spending with simple digital signage. Download marketing materials to tell them about the free digital resources we offer.

Stay home & Shop Small

Shop Small®

Download materials for you and your merchants to remind the community that they can still support local businesses during this time.

More merchants than ever.

American Express can now be accepted at 99% of the places in the US that accept credit cards, based on the Feb 2020 Nilson Report.

Interactive Resources to Help You Build Your Business

Learn how to sell acceptance with confidence with the new American Express Learning Portal. The quick and interactive courses can even be taken while on the go. Get started for free today.

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Shop Small® All Year Long!

We’re committed to supporting small businesses everyday and know you are too.

Help your merchants attract potential customers all year long with free downloadable Shop Small Materials including badges, social media posts, customizable banners and more.

Resources to Support You and Your Merchants

Support local, Shop Small Stay home & Shop Small Shop online & Shop Small

American Express is committed to helping you and your merchants. Learn More about the new Shop Small materials and other resources we have for you and your merchants.

Help Your Merchants Manage Disputes

Did you know? 54% fewer non-fraud disputes were sent to merchants in 2018 than in 2016 following enhancements we made to dispute policies and processes.

If your merchants have questions about disputes, the guide below outlines the improvements we’ve made to our disputes policies and processes.

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1. Nilson Report #1,147, February 2019. Spend per card derived from U.S. year-end purchase volume divided by year-end cards in force (CIF), not from individual consumer-level data. CIF represents the number of cards issued and outstanding with cardholders. Average Non-American Express spend per card includes Visa, Mastercard and Discover credit and charge card volume and CIF and excludes debit volume and CIF.

2. Nilson Report #1,147, February 2019. Transaction Size derived from U.S. year-end purchase volume divided by year-end purchase transactions, not from individual consumer-level data.  Average non-American Express transaction size includes Visa, MasterCard and Discover credit and charge cards and excludes debit.