American Express | Platinum cashback everyday credit card

93 reviews

22.9% Representative

Purchase rate: 22.9%

Representative example:

Representative Example: The standard interest rate on purchases is 22.90% p.a. (variable), so when borrowing £1,200 the Representative APR will be 22.90% (variable).

 

American Express | Platinum cashback everyday credit card customer reviews.

93 reviews

3.1 out of 5 stars

Good Rewards
09:33 01-06-2018
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Good rewards but not all shops take AMEX.

Lee Whittaker

A good card but not accepted everywhere
20:58 04-04-2018
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I enjoy some cashback but it's really hit or miss whether places will accept an Amex card.

Sarah Webb

Execellent
16:32 02-07-2017
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Friendly service are good. And quick

Anicia saunders

Great service
15:42 12-04-2017
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great credit card they give me a very good limit more than any other company very happy with the service recommend

Vinicius lombardi

Fabulous rewards
20:42 21-03-2017
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Amex is fabulous for their rewards! We have received loads of M&S vouchers since getting an Amex credit card...just make sure you pay it off in full each month!!

Gemma mackenzie

Amex British Airways Credit Card
15:46 12-02-2017
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The website is easy to use, their text updates are very helpful, and the reward for airmiles is great.

Jamie Elliott

Excellent credit card company
21:10 04-02-2017
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A very easy credit card, and a fantastic online service that allows you to manage your card completely online, even to view your pin if necessary. The annual statements are also very useful.

Jessica steele

Great service, great perks - fly first class for less
15:05 01-02-2017
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I took up a BA Amex card two years ago, and the service is great. The app makes paying the bill so easy. The customer service call team are always helpful, efficient and go out of their way to help. For example, I called from New York to say I'll be abroad and I'd like to use my card - the agent asked if I had any further travel, and on the same call updated my card for the next three foreign trips. I used my companion voucher and we flew first class with BA to Barbados for less than £500 return. Now that's a perk of spending on a credit card

Mo Watt

Signed up with Amex AviosCredit Card to use with Costco
15:08 04-01-2017
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I have used Amex Credit Cards sparingly in the past, such as the Nectar Card when I shopped more for the points. They work well with promotions like these, but the only problem experienced is a lot of the smaller traders still do not accept them due to the excessive charges. However the rewards have added up nicely and use where ever accept them! The Family and I are hoping to use the saved Avios Points towards our dream Holiday in Brazil. We have about half the flight already paid for! Well worth using for the great rewards programs.

Andy Elliot

Best credit card offer
11:42 26-12-2016
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The American express credit card very good for purchases.

JOHN DUNCAN

Our review of American Express | Platinum cashback everyday credit card

Platinum Cashback Everyday Credit Card holders can benefit from fairly good cashback on their spending. After the first three months in which you can earn 5% up to £100, it will either be 1% or 0.5%, depending on how much you spend on the card.

The application for the Platinum Cashback Everyday Credit Card takes less than 10 minutes to complete online, and you may be able to receive a decision straight away. As well as financial protection in the form of Refund Protection and Product Protection, you’ll also be able to get priority tickets for events and theatre shows as well as insurance if you’re travelling.

American Express have received an average OPTIOSCORE for their Platinum Cashback Everyday Credit Card which is neither outstanding, nor disappointing. It’s very difficult to find any online reviews that are specific to this particular card, however the American Express brand in general are quite mixed. With a rating of ‘average’ from TrustPilot, customers are pleased with the reliability and online security, however there are customers that are dissatisfied with their customer service and that their cards aren’t accepted everywhere, although this is improving over time.

Overall verdict: The Platinum Cashback Everyday Credit Card from American Express does come with good benefits that will appeal to most customers, however, the cashback rates aren’t as good as other cards, even within American Express’s offering.

Written by: Alex

Highlights

  • 5% cashback up to £100 for your first 3 months
  • Earn up to 1% cashback if you spend over £5,001
  • Purchase protection up to £2,500
  • Refund protection up to £200
  • Travel and shopping protection
  • Priority invites and tickets to shows and events

Minimum criteria

  • You must be aged 18 or over
  • You need to have a UK bank or building society account
  • You must have a permanent UK home address
  • No history of bad credit or debt

Fees

  • Maximum APR %
  • Arrangement fee: £0
  • Early repayment fee: £0
  • Late payment fee: £0

About American Express | Platinum cashback everyday credit card

The Platinum Cashback Everyday Credit Card from American Express has an assumed credit limit of £1,200 and a representative APR of 22.9%. If you want to apply for one of these cards you will need to meet a certain set of criteria; you will need to be UK resident be aged over 18, have a current UK bank or building society account and you need to have a good credit history.

There is no annual fee for the Platinum Cashback Everyday Credit Card, but it does come with some benefits. With this card you’re entitled to Refund Protection – this means that your items are covered for up to 90 days and American Express will refund or replace them if they are worth less than £200, even if the retailer has refused. You can also benefit from priority tickets and events for theatre productions and music.

The Platinum Cashback Everyday Credit Card also comes with a few cashback incentives. For the first three months you can receive 5% cashback up to £100 and it will decrease to 1% after this time if you spend over £5,001 – if you spend under this then you’ll receive 0.5%. You can also request a supplementary card for family members free of charge and as an American Express Cardmember you’ll also benefit from certain protection when you travel.

Company information

Registration number: 1833139

www.americanexpress.com/uk

01273212161

Belgrave House, 76 Buckingham Palace Road, London, SW1W 9AX

FCA registration

Reference No: 661836

Trading names: American Express Services Europe Limited, American Express

Place of business: Belgrave House, 76 Buckingham Palace Road, London, SW1W 9AX

Data protection registration

Registration No: Z9506659

Data controller: AMERICAN EXPRESS SERVICES EUROPE LIMITED

Address: Belgrave House, 76 Buckingham Palace Road, London, SW1W 9AX

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