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HoahCredit
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American Express Cards Issue in the UK

Have you guys seen the cards Amex issues in the UK? They are beautiful and all of them have the micro chip.

Check the one from Harrods. It is by invitation only... Wish I can get one. Check the link:

 

http://www.americanexpress.com/uk/cards/harrods-card/

!!!! I'm on gardening mode !!!!

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learnin113
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Re: American Express Cards Issue in the UK

Wow! That is a beauty!

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BobbyJ
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Re: American Express Cards Issue in the UK

WOW!!!!  those are some cool looking cards.... especially the Harrods one!!!

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pizzadude
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Re: American Express Cards Issue in the UK

 

 

Nice !!   and only £150 annual fee, plus 5 Harrods Rewards points per purchase too !!!

 

And it states that you have get up to 6 additional cards at NO CHARGE for your friends & family  !!

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HoahCredit
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Re: American Express Cards Issue in the UK

... and the AF is, roughly $231.... It's great.

!!!! I'm on gardening mode !!!!

EQ FICO 779; TU FICO 783; EX FAKO 821
In my wallet: USAA AMEX, USAA World MasterCard,Service Credit Union Platinum Visa, Chase MasterCard, Chase Sapphire Preferred, Discover More Card, American Express Gold, American Express Platinum, Chase Continental One Pass


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CS800
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Re: American Express Cards Issue in the UK

The Nectar one is groovy

 

Also they have a platinum cashback. This one looks like my old Optima




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CS800
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Re: American Express Cards Issue in the UK

It's probably just me but I dont like the chip. It kinda ruins the appearance of the card I think.




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HoahCredit
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Re: American Express Cards Issue in the UK


CS800 wrote:

It's probably just me but I dont like the chip. It kinda ruins the appearance of the card I think.


It's true, but I've seen the UK version of the Black Amex with the chip and it looks really nice.

!!!! I'm on gardening mode !!!!

EQ FICO 779; TU FICO 783; EX FAKO 821
In my wallet: USAA AMEX, USAA World MasterCard,Service Credit Union Platinum Visa, Chase MasterCard, Chase Sapphire Preferred, Discover More Card, American Express Gold, American Express Platinum, Chase Continental One Pass


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CS800
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Re: American Express Cards Issue in the UK


HoahCredit wrote:

CS800 wrote:

It's probably just me but I dont like the chip. It kinda ruins the appearance of the card I think.


It's true, but I've seen the UK version of the Black Amex with the chip and it looks really nice.


I guess the contrast of the chrome looking chip agaist the black im sure is awesome




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pizzadude
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Re: American Express Cards Issue in the UK

 

Holy cow, their British Airways card has a "representative 50%" APR !  :smileysurprised:

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