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Registered: ‎04-09-2011

AMEX Platinum EMV Chip

Does anyone know if this is something they charge for? The rep said once I get my card to call back in and request the chip.

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Super Contributor
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Registered: ‎04-22-2013

Re: AMEX Platinum EMV Chip

For most issuers, this is free.

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Frequent Contributor
Posts: 415
Registered: ‎04-03-2013

Re: AMEX Platinum EMV Chip

Its free. You just have to request it.

Super Contributor
Posts: 6,672
Registered: ‎04-07-2008

Re: AMEX Platinum EMV Chip

When I requested mine it was free so I'm sure it's free.


You upgrading to the Plat LS?

Established Contributor
Posts: 668
Registered: ‎12-21-2012

Re: AMEX Platinum EMV Chip

No charge, and it'll probably come with the chip.

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