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Ways to Pay





Pay the way that's right for you

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

Simple and secure shopping with your American Express Card. Discover everything you need to know about using your Card's Chip and PIN.


Contactless payments

Quick and secure, contactless is an easy way to pay for transactions of up to £45*.You can make safe, no touch payments at any retailer whenever you see the contactless symbol.


Mobile payments

Making mobile payments with your American Express Card is safe and easy. You can also link your Card to a mobile wallet to pay for higher transaction limits across retailers*.


*Retailer limits may apply. Check before paying.


Related Pages

Purchase Protection**

We know that every purchase matters

to you. That's why, whatever you buy

with your American Express Card, we

cover it against loss, theft or damage

for up to 90 days** with Purchase




Learn more


Emergency Card replacement

Card been lost or stolen? Don't worry.

We'll get a replacement to you usually

within two working days**.

Added your Card to your mobile wallet?

We'll update your new one instantly in

your mobile wallet, too.



Learn more


Travelling Abroad

Whether you're venturing to Aberdeen or

Australia, you can continue using your

American Express Card and still enjoy

best-in-class servicing and 24/7





Learn more

**Timeframes are dependent on location. Subject to enrolment, to learn more visit here.