The American Express® Rewards Credit Card
As a new Cardmember, earn 5,000 Membership Rewards® points when you spend £2,000 in your first six months of Cardmembership.
Representative APR: 22.2% APR variable
Annual Fee: No annual fee
Credit Limit: Assumed credit limit of £1,200
Purchase Rate: 22.2% variable for purchases
EARN POINTS – Earn one Membership Rewards® point for every full pound you spend on purchases.
REDEEM POINTS – Redeem your points with our great partners, including Amazon, Boots and Currys PC World.
TRAVEL AND SHOPPING PROTECTION – Shop with confidence online, on the high street and on your travels with built-in shopping and fraud protection for you and your Supplementary Cardmembers.
BORROWING – With your Credit Card you have the freedom to pay off your balance all at once or over several months.
Earn 5,000 bonus Membership Rewards® points when you spend £2,000 in your first six months of Cardmembership.
Redeem your Membership Rewards Points
Travel: £25 buyagift.co.uk eCode
Shopping: £25 Gift Card at Boots, Currys PC World and others
Experience: £25 Gift Voucher to redeem at Spafinder Wellness 365 eCode
Travel: One night in a Category 2 Hotel with Club Carlson such as the Radisson Blu Hotel, Libson. Terms apply.
Shopping: £50 Harrods Gift Card
Experience: £50 Buyagift.co.uk eCode
Shopping: £100 Amazon Gift Card
Experience: £100 Spafinder Wellness 365 eCode, choose from over 1000 spas across the UK and Europe
Travel: One return economy flight to Dubai with Virgin Atlantic
Shopping: £200 Selfridges & Co Gift Card
Experience: £200 Mr & Mrs Smith eCode
Redeem with American Express or these great partners
Examples representative of redeeming Membership Rewards® points.
American Express Offers
Enjoy carefully selected offers from our range of retail and travel partners.
American Express Experiences
Enjoy access to purchase tickets to some of the most in-demand music, film and theatre events in town.
Invite Friends, get Rewarded
Invite a friend and earn 4,000 bonus Membership Rewards points if they are approved – up to 90,000 points a year. You can put them towards flights, Amazon purchases or paying off your balance.
provides 24/7 help whenever you are travelling outside the UK.
Travel Accident Insurance
up to £150,000 cover on public transport when you buy your ticket with your Card.
Complimentary Supplementary Cards
Add family members or a partner to your Account and earn Rewards faster.
Enjoy Refund Protection on eligible items. If the UK retailer won’t refund the eligible item, we will, up to a maximum of £200.
If you bought it on your Card and it’s stolen or damaged within 90 days, we’ll replace or repair it, or refund you up to £2,500 per eligible item.
If you don’t recognise a purchase, we’ll remove it from your Account immediately and investigate it for you.
Receive your Card in the Post
Once approved, you’ll receive your Card in the post, so you can start earning Membership Rewards® points on your spend straight away.
To save time before you apply for your American Express Rewards Credit Card, it’s best to make sure you can say yes to the following.
I am aged 18 or over.
I have a current UK bank or building society account.
I have a permanent UK home address.
I have no history of bad debt.
I understand I will not be eligible for any Welcome Bonus award if I hold or have held any personal American Express Card in the past 24 months.
If you can say yes, go ahead. Your application could take less than 10 minutes and we may be able to give you a response in less than 60 seconds – so apply now.