Report Credit Card Fraud & Unusual Activity





Contact us to report suspicious activity 


Has your Card been lost or stolen? Don't recognise a transaction on your Account? If you think you may have become a victim of fraud, get in touch. Our dedicated Security Team is right here to help.

Simple steps to help you protect yourself against fraud

Read these helpful tips to keep your Account and personal information safe.





Check your Account regularly


Download the American Express Mobile App to see your latest transactions on your Account at a glance. 



Switch to paper-free statements and view your statements regularly and thoroughly.

You can opt in to paperless statements by logging into your Online Services Account and also Register for Card alerts, which monitor your Account with weekly updates via email or text.






Call us as soon as possible on 0800 917 8047 from the UK or +44  (0)800 917 8047 from overseas, if an unrecognised charge or charges appear in your transaction history or Account statement. 



Keep copies of your receipts and compare them to your statement. 

fraud protection guarantee





Fraud Protection Guarantee


If you do become a victim of fraud, our Fraud Protection Guarantee means you won't be held responsible for any fraudulent charges, provided you've taken reasonable care to protect your Account details, PIN and any device on which you store your Account information. 






Find more information about protecting yourself from fraud


Take Five is a national awareness campaign led by FFA UK (part of UK Finance) that highlights when you should be cautious to reduce the chance of being a victim of fraud. You can also learn more about online safety by visiting Cyber Aware, or report a fraud or cybercrime through ActionFraud - the UK's national fraud and cybercrime reporting centre. 

protect yourself from fraud


Phishing, scams and online safety


Be alert to phishing scams and stay safe with our helpful

tips on what to watch out for.