American Express: Platinum Cashback Credit Card

Provider:American Express
Card Name:Platinum Cashback Credit Card
Networks available:Amex
Representative example:Representative 18.7% APR variable. Based on annual fee of £25 and assumed credit limit of £1200. Interest rate for purchases: 14.0% p.a. variable.
Platinum Cashback Credit Card
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Rates & Fees
Introductory offers
Intro balance transfer ratena%
Intro balance transfer periodno intro offer
Intro balance transfer fee3%
Intro purchase rate0%
Intro purchase periodno intro offer
Other rates and fees
Representative APR18.7% APR (Representative)
Interest free period56 days
Interest charged fromdate of trans debit
Annual fee£25
Interest on cash withdrawals27.9%
Charges and payments
Charge on overseas spending2.99%
Charge on cash withdrawals
Charge for going over limit£12
Charge for late payment£12
Charge for returned payment£12
Rewards & Benefits
Spending Rewards
Cashback RewardsCustomers will also be eligible for a 5.00% cashback introductory bonus rate payable in the first 3 months on the first £2,500 worth of purchases (subject to company limit), reverts to 1.25% on purchases. Cashback will be payable at 2.5% on every full pound spend and charged per purchase made during the Card anniversary month if purchases have been made in excess of £10,001, on the Card, in the preceding 12 months. This will be credited in the following month.
Airmiles-
Points Scheme-
Shopping Rewards-
Charity Rewards-
Other IncentivesRefund Protection Should any UK retailer, online or offline, refuse to refund the cardholder for any covered goods within 90 days of purchase, AMEX promise to refund them. Policy covers undamaged goods only and begins where any insurance or merchant returns policy leaves off. Up to £300 per item and £750 per card account. Certain goods excluded and policy subject to conditions of cover. Card members can earn statement credits when they add offers to their Card through Foursquare and shop at participating airport shops. Terms and conditions apply. Full details available at https://sync.americanexpress.co.uk/foursquare
Cardholder benefits
0% on overseas purchasesCheck
Travel insurance-
Warranty cover-
Purchase protectionFree purchase protection is available.
Internet fraud protectionFraud Protection Guarantee: Victims of fraud won't be held responsible for any fraudulent charges , as long as they have taken reasonable care to protect their account details and PIN. As soon as AMEX is alerted to fraud, they will do all they can to resolve the matter and return the account to normal. For example, they will credit the account in full as soon as possible, and arrange a replacement Card, with a new secure card number. For added protection, cardholders should always check their statements. This can be done online with online services, where transactions can be checked daily. Or, if registered for Card Alerts, cardholders can monitor their account activity, with weekly account balance updates by email or text message.
Opening and managing the account
Application information
Minimum age18 years
Minimum income£20,000 per annum
Credit ratingPrime
Existing customers only-
Additional account required-
Apply onlineCheck
Maximum credit limit£0
Account services
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Cheque bookCheck
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Representative exampleRepresentative 18.7% APR variable. Based on annual fee of £25 and assumed credit limit of £1200. Interest rate for purchases: 14.0% p.a. variable.
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