American Express Credit Card Login and How to Apply

The American express company offers its customers a variety of credit cards to choose from. The available credit cards are;

  • personal cards,
  • small business cards,
  • corporate cards and prepaid cards.

Amex mobile is an android app available in google play that will make banking with American express easier for you.

On the American express site, all information about each card is provided.

  • The Website also offers an option for you to compare cards and make a choice of one that pleases you best. On the compare tab, you are able to choose up to three cards. The features you are able to compare are card and welcome offers, annual fee and APR.
  • For each card, there is an option for learn more, where you get to find more about the card. There is also a column for ‘good for’ where you get to learn the advantages of using the card, and the benefit terms.

How to Login to make Payments

  • STEP 1: If you have an American express account, visit www.Americanexpress.com to Login.
  • STEP 2: Press the ‘login’ button on the home page.
Amex Credit Card - How to Login
Amex Credit Card – How to Login
  • STEP 3: Choose your account type (cards-my account), and fill your details in fields for your user ID and password.
  • STEP 4: Press the ‘login’ button to gain access to your account.
  • STEP 5: If want your password and user ID saved by your browser, you should check the ‘remember me’ checkbox.

Forgot your American Express User ID or Password?

In case you have forgotten your user ID or password, there is a recovery option.

  • STEP 1: Hit the ‘Forgot password or user ID?’ option will enable you recover the information.
  • STEP 2: Fill in the information that will be requested in the next page to finish your application.
  • STEP 3: If you suspect some malicious activity in your account, select the ‘visit our security center’ option. This will enable you track your account activity and take the necessary measures.
Amex Credit Card - Forgot User ID or Password
Amex Credit Card – Forgot User ID or Password

How to apply for a American Express Credit Card?

The American express company offers 20 different cards and are available on their site. Some of the cards are; Amex everyday credit card, platinum card from American express, premier rewards gold card, American express green card, gold card from American express among others. The cards are available in different colors.

Amerian Express - Choose a Credit Card
Amerian Express – Choose a Credit Card
  • STEP 1: If you would like to apply for a certain card, you should visit the site at www.americanexpress.com
  • STEP 2: Select the card that pleases you, for example, Amex Everyday Credit card, and select the ‘apply now’ button.
American Express - Apply for a Credit Card
American Express – Apply for a Credit Card
  • STEP 3: You will be required to fill some personal information which includes; your full name, name on your card, email address, social security number, date of birth, phone number, home address, total annual income, income source, and if you are enrolled in the Starwood preferred guest program.
  • STEP 4: Fill other optional additional information which include; if you would like to request additional cards and if you would like to transfer balances.
  • STEP 5: Press the ‘continue’ button to continue immediately, or ‘save and complete later’ option, to save the information for later completion.

How to activate American Express Credit Card?

On completing the process, your account will be created and you will be sent an activation code to your email.

  • STEP 1: Open your email and copy the activation code.
  • STEP 2: Paste the activation code on the page that presents after pressing the continue button. Click the verify button to activate your card.