At American Express, you’re more than a Merchant – you’re a Member.

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Being a Member means perks, offers, and insights

What if you had savings, marketing opportunities and payment solutions to help manage your day-to-day, plus support and insights to help plan for your business’s future? Welcome to the benefits of accepting American Express.

Benefits & Perks Spotlight

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Get promoted for free


Get added for free to our American Express® Map that is shown to over 17 million American Express Card Members. Our Card Members get recommendations of places to shop, and you can be one of them!

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Connect with your community with the Artist Series


We’re proud to introduce our beautifully illustrated new signage by two artists. These complimentary materials are a perfect way to support everyone who walks into your door.


Explore Member benefits

Get free signs and supplies


Proudly let your customers know your business accepts American Express.

Save with exclusive discounts


Business Savings Suite gives you access to discounts on services you can use to run your business.

Insights to move your business forward


Explore timely advice and insights from industry experts.

Grow your business with our payment solutions


Solutions to help you run and manage your business.

Protect your business from fraud


Help protect your customers and your business.

Online Account access whenever you need it


Manage the day to day, while planning for the future, all within your online account.


Shop SmallTM Resource Hub

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Find tips, tools, and free marketing assets to help grow your business.


Promotional resources


Free educational content


Free ready-to-use marketing assets


Free promotion on the Shop Small Map