The Business Green Rewards Card from American Express OPEN is a great tool for business owners who need some extra capital as they grow their business and enjoy being rewarded for their hard work.
Along with a flexible spending limit that grows with your business, you can earn 2X Membership Rewards® points on travel expenses.
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- Annual Fee $95 (waived for the first year)
- Intro Purchase APR -
- Regular Purchase APR Not Applicable - Paid in Full Monthly
- Earn 2 points for every $1 spent when you book on the American Express travel website
- Earn 1 point for every $1 spent on all other purchases
- Membership Rewards® Program – use rewards points on 500+ leading brands in travel, gift cards, merchandise, or entertainment
- Points can be transferred to eligible frequent traveler programs as well
- Signup Bonus 5,000 Membership Rewards® points after your make your first purchase
- Chip Technology Chip-and-Signature
- Foreign Transaction Fee 2.7%
- Intro Balance Transfer APR -
- Regular Balance Transfer APR N/A
- Cash Advance APR N/A
- Penalty APR -
- Late Fee Up to $38 or 2.99% of any past due amount, whichever is greater
- Returned Payment Fee $38
Check your card's Guide to Benefits to learn the specific benefits your card offers and how to access them. Learn more about credit card benefits here.
Reports to Business Credit Bureaus
Amex business cards report positive activity to Small Business Financial Exchange. Negative activity is reported to Dun & Bradstreet, Experian, Equifax, and TransUnion.
Get significant discounts at a wide variety of retailers, both online and in-store.
Save 10% on Utilities
Occasionally you’ll be given the opportunity to save 10% on your cable, satellite TV, and/or cell phone bills.
Lowest Hotel Rates Guaranteed
If you book an eligible prepaid hotel room through Amex Travel and then find the same room being advertised online for a lower price, you can be refunded for the difference.
Complimentary ShopRunner Membership
Cardholders can enroll in ShopRunner for free, which provides free two-day shipping at participating retailers.
American Express Personal Loans
Cardholders have the opportunity to apply for a loan through American Express (but only if they have been pre-approved).
Tier One Program
Eligible businesses, spending at least $5 million per year, may be invited to join this program for enhanced benefits.
Exclusive access to ticket pre-sales and card member-only events in your city.
OPEN Business Services
Free Employee Cards
Get up to 99 additional employee cards.
Online community for small business owners to connect with each other.
Extra savings on eligible purchases from participating merchants.
ReceiptMatchSM with QuickBooks®
Track expenses with ReceiptMatch with QuickBooks®.
Get alerts about account information on your phone.
Ability to give other people permission to manage your account.
Help dealing with fraudulent and incorrect transactions.
For warranties of 5 years or less, get up to 1 extra year added to the original manufacturer’s warranty.
Items purchased with your card are protected against accidental damage and theft within 90 days of the purchase.
If a merchant won’t take back an item within 90 days, American Express may refund the purchase price (restrictions apply).
Global Assist® Hotline
When you travel 100 miles or more from home, provides help with travel accidents like lost passports, the need for a lawyer, sudden illness, and more. You pay for all third-party service costs.
Baggage Insurance Plan
Eligible lost, damaged, or stolen bags are covered up to $1,250 for carry-on baggage & checked bags together and up to $500 for checked baggage only.
Travel Accident Insurance
Up to $100,000 in financial security if accident or death is caused when traveling by Common Carrier plane, train, ship, or bus.
Car Rental Loss and Damage Insurance
Stolen or damaged vehicles are covered if you use your card to pay and reserve the rental, and you decline the collision damage waiver.
Premium Roadside Assistance
Assistance with services such as towing, changing a flat, or boosting a battery in case of emergency (no cost for the first 4 times per year).