What Is American Express?

Answer American Express is widely known for its credit card operations, but the company didn't issue its first credit card until 1958. As of 2010, American Express employed more than 58,000 people.Origins... Read More »

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Does the irs take american express?

Yes. The IRS accepts payments through a number of electronic service providers, by both debit card and credit card. The credit cards the IRS accepts are Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Expr... Read More »

Who founded American Express?

American Express was founded by John Warren Butterfield, Henry Wells and William Fargo in 1850. Their original intent for the business was to provide express mail services. The trio went on to form... Read More »

Does Lowe's take American Express?

Lowe's Home Improvement does accept American Express credit cards in its stores and online. Lowe's and American Express OPEN have even joined up to offer a co-branded rewards card for small busines... Read More »

What is American Express Rewards?

Most credit card companies, including American Express, offer a rewards program as an incentive for using their card services.FunctionThe purpose of the American Express Membership Rewards program ... Read More »