Blue from American Express®

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  • No Annual Fee
  • Your Card gives you the option to carry a balance with interest or pay in full each month.
  • You’re backed by fraud protection. When you use your American Express Card you won’t be responsible for fraudulent charges. We will work with you to resolve the issues.
  • Your initial credit limit will be at least $500.
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Cash Advance Rate 25.49%* Variable
Cash Advance Fee 3%, Min: $5
Late Fee Up to $37
Penalty APR 29.49%* Variable
Balance Transfer Fee 3%, Min: $5
Foreign Transaction Fee 2.7%
Return Payment Fee Up to $37


All Purchases

1 point per dollar

No cap on spending

Our Take

Blue from American Express® is a solid, no-frills American Express card.

What to Like

With Blue from American Express®, cardholders earn 1x Membership Rewards® points on all eligible purchases. Points can go towards gift cards, online shopping through Amazon or Best Buy, purchases through American Express Travel and more. There’s also no annual fee.

Look Out For

While you can earn points with this card, other American Express cards have more robust rewards programs. The card also has foreign transaction and balance transfer fees.

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‡ Average score refers to the arithmetic mean, typical low score to the 5th percentile and typical high score to the 95th percentile of, in each case, available VantageScore 3.0 credit scores provided by TransUnion of Credit Karma members who were approved for this product from March 2016 through August 2016. Average and typical approved scores are provided as guidelines only and approval is not guaranteed. You can learn more about credit card approval through our in-depth article.

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