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American Express® Travelers Cheques

Travelers Cheques mean peace of mind

Protect your travel money.

Travelers Cheques may be refunded if lost or stolen.*

Travelers Cheques are only available for purchase in selected countries** 


Protect yourself against identity theft.

If they are lost or stolen, don't worry—Travelers Cheques are not tied to a bank account or contain any other personal identifiable information.


Redeeming your Travelers Cheques.

 Travelers Cheques are welcomed at thousands of locations worldwide.***


Using Travelers Cheques as part of a mixed wallet.

Travelers Cheques provide safety and security if lost or stolen* when taken as an additional payment option along with other travel payment products.


Travelers Cheques are backed by American Express.

For more than 100 years our Travelers Cheques have helped travellers protect their money.

Travelers Cheques are a globally recognised and trusted form of payment.


Travelers Cheques never expire.

Unused Travelers Cheques can be used for future trips.

*Terms, conditions and restrictions apply.  Identification and proof of purchase required. **Please call customer services for details of where Travelers Cheques can be purchased. Click here to find the customer service number for your current location.***Exchange fees may apply.

May be refunded if lost or stolen*

24/7 customer support

Accepted at thousands of locations worldwide***

Never expire

Travelers Cheques Service Centre

Get help with your Travelers Cheques and find answers to common questions about them

How to use Travelers Cheques


1. Sign

As soon as possible, sign your name on the upper signature line to help protect yourself in case of loss or theft. 


2. Record

Write down your serial numbers and keep them with you when you travel, separated from your Travelers Cheques. 


3. Protect

Safeguard your Travelers Cheques as you would cash. 


4. Use

To redeem, sign your Travelers Cheque on the lower signature line in front of the person accepting your Cheques.

Still need help?


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