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Ways to pay

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Find your best payment style

You can make purchases with your American Express® Card in a variety of ways.

No matter how you choose to pay, you'll enjoy the same world-class service, security features, benefits and rewards.


Chip and PIN

The classic way to make everyday purchases. Find out everything you need to know about using your Card's chip and PIN technology, including tips on keeping your PIN safe.



Contactless payments

Secure and fuss-free, contactless is an easy way to pay for transactions of up to £30. Learn how and where you can use your contactless Card from American Express.




Mobile payments

Pay on the go using your phone or other device. Find out how, and discover the convenience and simplicity of using your American Express Card with Amex Pay, Apple Pay, Samsung Pay or Google Pay.