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American Express® Travelers Cheques

Travelers Cheques mean peace of mind

Protect your travel money.

Travelers Cheques may be refunded if lost or stolen. (Terms, conditions and restrictions apply.  Identification and proof of purchase required).

 

Protect yourself against identity theft.

If they are lost or stolen, don't worry—Travelers Cheques are not tied to your bank account or any other personal information.

 

Redeeming your Travelers Cheques.

 Travelers Cheques are welcomed at thousands of locations worldwide. (Exchange fees may apply.)

 

Purchasing Travelers Cheques.

 Travelers Cheques can be purchased from Select Selling locations. 
Please call customer service (1-800-221-7282) for details of where Travelers Cheques can be purchased, including selling locations in the state of Texas. 

It is highly recommended that you call the location prior to your visit and verify fees, limits, payment methods, restrictions, exchange rates and availability. 
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Using Travelers Cheques as part of a mixed wallet.

Travelers Cheques provide safety and security if lost or stolen (Terms, conditions and restrictions apply.  Identification and proof of purchase required) when taken as an additional payment option along with other travel payment products.

 

Travelers Cheques are backed by American Express.

For more than 100 years our Travelers Cheques have helped travelers protect their money.

Travelers Cheques are a globally recognized and trusted form of payment.

 

Travelers Cheques never expire.

Unused Travelers Cheques can be used for future trips.

May be refunded if lost or stolen. (Terms, conditions and restrictions apply.  Identification and proof of purchase required.)

24/7 customer support

Accepted at thousands of locations worldwide. (Exchange fees may apply.)

Never expire

Travelers Cheque Service Center

Get help with your Travelers Cheques and find answers to common questions about them.

How to use Travelers Cheques

 

1. Sign

As soon as possible, sign your name on the upper signature line to help protect yourself in case of loss or theft. 

 

2. Record

Write down your serial numbers and keep them with you when you travel, separated from your Travelers Cheques. 

 

3. Protect

Safeguard your Travelers Cheques as you would cash. 

 

4. Use

To redeem, sign your Travelers Cheque on the lower signature line in front of the person accepting your Cheques.

Still need help?

 

Find your nearest redemption location and local customer service phone numbers