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Accept American Express Cards

Benefit from the advantages of American Express® acceptance

Experience the powerful backing of American Express card acceptance

  • Competitive pricing opportunities at rates that may be lower than you think
  • Discover marketing opportunities offered by American Express
  • Higher and more frequent spending by American Express cardholders

Take advantage of our wide range of marketing channels

Gain access to a range of our marketing programs that help bring customers through your door and keep them coming. By accepting American Express you could, for example, be part of our Shop Small Campaigns, which are dedicated to promoting local businesses to our Card Members.

Look forward to particularly good customers who:

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Information on card acceptance

Good business with affluent customers. A lucrative world opens up to you as an American Express acceptance partner.

Marketing support for merchants

Show that American Express Cardholders are welcome at your store with our free promotional items and by showcasing your business on the American Express Selects and Shop Small platforms. 

Services and support

We are there for you – in person and with concrete solutions: so that your cashless payment transactions run securely and efficiently.

¹Source: American Express internal data, 2020

Apply for American Express acceptance

Apply for American Express acceptance