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The Amex Green card is designed as a in between luxury / basic travel card. You will earn 3 points on travel, restaurants, and transit purchases. Plus up to $200 in travel credits by the biometric airport screening service CLEAR, and LoungeBuddy. Benefits include no foreign transaction fees, lost luggage insurance, auto rental insurance, and more.
- Recommended good credit
- You can only get approved for 2 Amex cards in 90 days. A customer can have up to 10 Amex charge cards. If you already have 10 open Amex charge cards you may be declined (this is not always enforced)
- This Amex Green Card does not have a preset credit limit, AKA charge card
- You can only receive one welcome bonus per lifetime on each Amex credit card
- Amex will usually pull your Experian credit report
- You can check your application status here or call 1 800 567 1083
- If declined you can call 1 800 567 1083 to be reconsidered
- Receive $100 per calendar year when you pay for your CLEAR membership with your card
- Receive up to $100 in statement credits per calendar year on LoungeBuddy purchases.
- Global Assist Hotline
- No Foreign Transaction Fee
- Lounge Access
- Auto Rental Collision Insurance
- Lost Luggage Reimbursement
- Trip Delay Reimbursement
- Extended Warranty Protection
- Purchase Protection