Your Card is here when you need it. With restrictions on travel, you may not be able to use every benefit right away, but don’t worry – you can still earn other rewards now, then use your travel benefits when the time is right.
Travel With More Confidence
Car Rental Loss and Damage Insurance♦
When you use your Eligible Card to reserve and pay for the Entire Rental and decline the collision damage waiver at the Rental Company counter, You can be covered for Damage to or Theft of a Rental Vehicle in a Covered Territory. Please read important exclusions and restrictions. Not all vehicle types or rentals are covered. Coverage is not available for vehicles rented in Australia, Italy, and New Zealand. This product provides secondary coverage and does not include liability coverage.
Global Assist® Hotline‡
Sometimes the unexpected happens when you travel. A passport is lost. You come down with a sudden illness. A lawyer is needed. Being a Card Member can make things easier. Global Assist® Hotline‡ can help you prepare for your trip with customs information and more. And while you're traveling more than 100 miles from home, coordination and assistance services such as lost passport replacement assistance, translation services, missing luggage assistance, and emergency legal and medical referrals are a phone call away. Card Members are responsible for the costs charged by third-party service providers.
Shop With More Confidence
If you try to return an eligible item within 90 days from the date of purchase and the merchant won't take it back, American Express may refund the full purchase price excluding shipping and handling, up to $300 per item, up to a maximum of $1,000 per calendar year per Card account, if you purchased it entirely with your eligible American Express® Card. Purchases must be made in the U.S. or its territories.
If there is a fraudulent or incorrect charge on your statement, American Express will work with you to help resolve the issue.‡
Dropped Your Phone? Sometimes the unexpected happens. But when you use your Eligible Card for Covered Purchases,
it’s nice to know that theft and accidental damage can be covered by Purchase Protection♦*
*Up to 90 days and $1,000 per occurrence, $50,000 per calendar year.
American Express Experiences‡
Stay in the know with exclusive access to ticket presales‡ and Card Member–only events in a city near you. Check out Broadway shows and concert tours, family and sporting events, and more.‡