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New York, NY


About American Express

American Express (AmEx) is a financial services company that offers credit cards, traveler’s cheques, and more. The company is headquartered in New York City but operates across the United States and around the world. In the U.S., AmEx credit cards make up nearly a quarter of the total dollar volume of card transactions. It is a highly valued brand, recognized by BusinessWeek and Interbrand, and also a Fortune Top 20 Most Admired Company.

Products & Services

AmEx offers personal, small business, corporate, and prepaid card solutions. Along with these options, the company offers card programs, comparisons of different credit cards, gift cards, and more. AmEx also specializes in travel services and solutions. Travel options include booking personal travel trips and hotel stays, business travel solutions, and travelers insurance and travelers checks. Small businesses, corporations, and merchants can all find services at AmEx for charge and credit cards, payment programs, and other solutions. Benefits and rewards at AmEx are available to cardholder members for events and entertainment points.


With well over a century of service, AmEx’s history spans all the way back to 1850. It began as an express delivery service founded by three express companies. AmEx first explored financial services in 1882 when it launched a money order operation. The travelers check first launched in 1891 and then in 1915 introduced a Travel Department. The company expanded with innovations such as the AmEx Travel card in 1958 and card data tracking in 1970. Today with over 60,000 employees, AmEx is a multinational company.

Job Opportunities

American Express is a public company traded as NYSE:AXP and is one of the Dow Jones Industrial Average components as well. The company offers student opportunities as well as corporate opportunities worldwide in business development, travel consulting, and more.

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