Why American Express Serve?
Save up to $100 a year
on monthly fees with American Express Serve
as compared to NetSpendb
Save up to $50 a year
on monthly fees with American Express Serve
as compared to Green Dota
1 Easy to Get
It's free to register for a prepaid Card online and get it in the mail. Can’t wait? Purchase one at your local CVS/pharmacy®, Duane Reade, Family Dollar®, Fred's Super Dollar, Hy-Vee, OfficeMax, Office Depot, Sheetz, Walgreens, or Walmart® and then register your Card for an Account online.
Have a Temporary Card? Register online to get a Card with your name on it and enjoy everything American Express Serve® has to offer.
2 Easy to Set Up
Use Direct Deposit, link your debit card or bank account, add checks using your mobile phone,3 and load cash for free across 27,500 CVS/pharmacy®, Family Dollar®, Walmart®, and participating 7‑ELEVEN® locations
3 Easy to Use
Pay bills, buy groceries, shop online, withdraw cash for free at over 24,000 MoneyPass® ATMs1, send and receive money between family and friends with Serve Accounts, and use virtually anywhere American Express Cards are accepted.
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1 Transactions at non-MoneyPass® ATMs have a $2.50 American Express Serve fee. ATM operator fees may also apply. See serve.com/atm for details.
2 Cash advance fees for credit card loads may apply; please check with your credit card issuer for details.
3 Data rates may apply.
4 2014 Aite Group Study commissioned by American Express as compared to the top eight prepaid card companies based on share volume at the time of the study.
5 Reloadit™ fee of up to $3.95 applies.
6 Offer valid in select cities. During the specified sales period, tickets are available exclusively to all American Express® Card Members (including Prepaid and International Cards). Tickets must be purchased with an American Express Card (including Prepaid and International Cards). Standard service charges apply. Offer is subject to availability. Not all seats are available and blackout dates apply. All sales final. No refunds. No exchanges. Offer may be changed or revoked at any time at the sole discretion of American Express. Some events may not be accessible to Card Members with disabilities.
7 While Global Assist® Hotline coordination and assistance services are offered at no additional charge from American Express, Card Members are responsible for the costs charged by third-party service providers. For full Terms and Conditions, see americanexpress.com/GAterms.
8 Roadside Assistance Hotline is a 24-hour dispatch hotline that can send a tow operator or locksmith to assist in an emergency situation. While Roadside Assistance Hotline is available at no additional charge, the Card Member will be charged for any services or goods provided. Tow operator or locksmith can provide the following services: towing, winching, jump starts, flat tire change when Card Member has a workable spare, lockout service when key is in vehicle and delivery of up to 2 gallons of fuel. Services are available when traveling within the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands and only when Card Member is present with the eligible vehicle. This product does not cover some vehicles, e.g. rental vehicles, motorcycles, taxicabs, unlicensed vehicles, tractors and trucks over 10,000 lbs gross vehicle weight. Other important exclusions apply. We may be unable to provide you with coordination and assistance services in case of inclement weather or on roadways which restrict access to certain service providers. Lockout service may be unavailable for vehicles with transponder keys. Subject to additional important terms, conditions and exclusions. For full Terms and Conditions, call 1-800-333-AMEX or see americanexpress.com/RAterms.
9 Purchase Protection is underwritten by AMEX Assurance Company, Administrative Office, Phoenix, AZ under Policy AX0951, Policy AX0952, Policy AX0956, or Policy PP-IND. Coverage is determined by the terms, conditions, and exclusions of the Policies applicable to your Card and is subject to change with notice. This document does not supplement or replace the Policy. Shipping and handling costs for the purchase will not be refunded. Certain purchases are not covered, e.g. items lost by Card Member, consumable and perishable items, motorized vehicles and their parts or accessories, and items damaged partially or entirely by natural disaster or normal wear and tear. Other important exclusions apply. You will only be reimbursed for the amount charged to your eligible Card; coverage is limited up to USD $1,000 per occurrence; not to exceed USD $50,000 per Card Member account per calendar year. You may be required to send the purchased item to us, in which case we will reimburse you for shipping cost. To be eligible for claim payment, your account must be in good standing on the eligible card that maintains the original charge. This product provides secondary coverage. This means it pays eligible benefits not paid by any primary insurance that you have. For full Terms and Conditions, see americanexpress.com/PPterms.
‡ Based on a Sept. 2014 comparison of prepaid card fees, features and safety/security by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance Magazine. Learn more at Kiplingers.com
a Based on monthly fee, without any waiver, for a card as listed in the the Fee Plan on greendot.com as of 11/1/2014.
b Based on monthly fee, without any waiver, for a card in the FeeAdvantage Plan on netspend.com as of 11/1/2014.
Currently there are no cash reload locations in the US Virgin Islands.
American Express Serve© Accounts available to U.S. residents who are over 18 years old only (or 19 in certain states) and for use virtually anywhere American Express© Cards are accepted worldwide, subject to verification. Fees apply. Other eligibility and restrictions apply. See the American Express Serve Consumer User Agreement for details.
American Express Serve Service and Card are provided and issued by American Express Travel Related Services Company, Inc., 200 Vesey Street, New York, N.Y. 10285. American Express Travel Related Services Company, Inc. is licensed to engage in the transmission of money on behalf of the public. Click here for information about addressing complaints regarding our money services business, lists of our money services business licenses and other disclosures.
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