Using your card abroad





Providing worldwide travel Card assistance

Whether you're travelling for business or leisure, you can shop with confidence knowing your Card is protected anywhere in the world.

Here are just a few ways we keep you safe, wherever you go.




Global Card protection


Shop, dine and sightsee to the max - our intelligent security systems monitor your overseas Card use for anything unusual. If we spot something, we'll take action right away to help protect you from fraud.





Emergency Card replacement

If your Card is lost or stolen on your travels, we'll get a replacement Card to you as quickly as possible (usually within two to seven working days). Just get in touch as soon as you notice your Card is missing. 



Global Assist 


With most Cards*, you'll also get access to our 24-hour emergency helpline, designed to help no matter where you are in the world**.

Our Global Assist service can help with everything from locating lost luggage, replacing prescription meds or contacting someone back home, to finding a lawyer, interpreter or English-speaking doctor in a hurry. 
So wherever you are, relax – we've got your back.


*Available on select products. Terms and conditions apply. 
**Not all services are available in all locations, and all are subject to local laws. 



Other ways we protect you



Set up security alerts to protect against fraud