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How to Apply for the American Express Green Card

American Express® Green Card Applying for an Amex Green card presents no difficulties as the sign up process is streamlined to ensure removal of the usual complications that attend applications for a credit card. So, even on the go, you ought to be able to comfortably apply for and complete the process. Amex even boasts of giving you a decision on your application within 60 seconds.

Please note that you must meet three preconditions in order for your application to be considered; minimum age of eighteen at the time of application, residence in the United States of America as well as possession of a valid Social Security Number. As a matter of personal safety, please ensure that you to read the 'small print' to familiarize yourself with the various conditions not expressly spelt out on the web sign up page. Having done this, you may proceed to the Ameican Express Green Card landing page. Amex assures anyone making application to apply confidently as the information entered is transmitted using strong encryption methods that meet international best practices standards.

Step 1 - Go to Americanexpress.com

At this stage, you must have clicked on the link above to get to the landing page. Just to be sure, the image below shows you what the landing page looks like.
Next, you need to navigate to the Application page and to do this, click on the 'Apply Now' button as seen in the image above.

Step 2 - Fill and Complete Personal Information Form

It is very important to bear in mind while on the application page, that each detail counts and due care needs to be exercised in entering the requested information. The Personal information required may be informally divided into two basic categories; General Information and Income Information. The former includes:
  • Full name
  • Name on Card
  • Email Address
  • Social Security Number
  • Date of Birth
  • Phone Number
  • Home Address

Step 3 - Fill and Complete Personal Information Form (Income)

The Income Information required includes the following as seen in the image below:
  • Total Annual Income
  • Non-taxable income (optional)
  • Income Source

You will need to fill in all income available to you. While there is a field provided for non-taxable income, it is not required that you provide those details except there is a percentage of your income that is non-taxable and you choose to disclose same. The income source field provides you with a drop-down menu from which you can select any of seven options identifying your employment status and type.

Step 4 - Review Terms and Conditions

Having completed the fields with the necessary information, you may click on the 'Continue' button to move to the next stage of the process which is the agreement to Amex terms and conditions. On this page, you will be introduced to vital information regarding payment information and applicable fees payable in the course of using the card.

It is important to carefully peruse the information on that page as the next step implies agreement with the stated terms. If you are satisfied with the terms therein, simply click on the button below the form to submit your application. If you are not satisfied with the terms, you can end the process by clicking on the 'Cancel Application' link below the 'Submit' button. The image below represents what the page looks like at this time.

Step 5 - Additional Information

This stage provides you with a form page that needs to be populated with relevant but optional data about you. There are three categories of information on this page; Additional Financial information, Employer information as well as Educational information.

Step 6 - Submit Your Application

Having filled or declined providing the Additional Information data, proceed by clicking the 'Continue' button below the form. A decision will be displayed within seconds informing you whether your application has been accepted or declined.

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