Contactless Card Payments

Contactless Card Payments

What is contactless?

Contactless payment allows you to make safe and secure payments with a simple tap.
Whenever you find a contactless symbol, wherever you are in the world, tap your American Express contactless Card on the payment terminal, wait for the beep, and you're ready to go.
Contactless payment is just as secure as Chip and PIN, and you're covered by the same fraud protection and guarantees.

How to use your Contactless Card?

Step 1

Check if your Card has the contactless symbol

Step 2

Look for the contactless symbol displayed at the merchants payment terminals

Step 3

Tap your Card on the payment terminal.

Step 4

Wait for the confirmation beep. it's as simple as that

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