Whether you're traveling foron business or pleasure, taking a credit or charge card with you can make your life easier — especially when you cross borders. Learn more about properly using credit cards abroad so you have access to the funds you need while keeping your information secure.
When it comes to overseas transactions, cards offer travelers both convenience and safety. You won't have to carry much cash, since you can use a card for purchases as well as cash withdrawals in local currency, and if a card is lost or stolen, you may be able to get a replacement while you are still on your trip. Plus, if you have an American Express (R) Charge or Credit Card you will not be responsible for any fraudulent charges. Click here for more information on card fraud.