Getting free signage
for your Merchants
has never been easier.

Signage helps drive sales for both you and your Merchants.*

  • Variety of decals
  • Useful supplies+
  • Digital signage for websites and invoices

+ Use access code: OPTBLUESIGN

I look for that American Express card sign in the window… If I don’t see it, I might not go in.” ~Kelley, Card Member

American Express no longer sets the rate. That’s up to you or your processor.

With OptBlue, you can work with your processor and set a rate that helps you get the Merchants you want. This kind of flexibility can help you close the deal with Merchants and offer even better service.

Set the rate that works for you and your Merchants from OptBlue Set the rate that
works for you and
your Merchants.

Acceptance is easier to sell with more benefits for Merchants.

  1. One fast payment gets Merchants paid at the same time as their other cards.

  2. A single statement and deposit for all the cards they accept.

  3. A new dispute policy that helps reduce Chargebacks.➔

Make more happen for you and your Merchants—
see how others have had success

Hear from ISOs and Agents
Hear from Merchants

Tell us how we can help.

If you have any questions about OptBlue, fill out the form below or call your processor for more information.

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If you provide us with your mobile number to be used as your business contact number, we will use this information as your business information. By providing your mobile number, you agree that we may contact you at that mobile number with information about products and services from American Express and these communications may include autodialed calls or SMS (“text”) messages and/or artificial or pre-recorded voice calls.

OptBlue Eligibility: OptBlue is limited to U.S. Small Merchants that have an estimated American Express charge volume of less than $1M per year, and certain industry and franchise restrictions apply.

Clearent 1-866-435-0666 JetPay 1-800-834-4405
Elavon 1-800-725-1243 Sterling Payment Technologies 1-800-383-0561
EVO 1-855-381-8209 TransFirst 1-800-654-9256
First American Payment Systems 1-855-230-4558 TSYS 1-480-333-7600
First Data 1-866-382-8643 Vantiv 1-866-622-2390
Global Payments 1-800-367-2638 Wells Fargo Merchant Services 1-866-807-3188
Heartland Payments Systems 1-888-904-6773 Worldpay 1-866-505-5965
* 60% of American Express® Card Members report they look on a Merchant’s front door or window to see if American Express is accepted when planning to make a purchase. 67% of Card Members report they would be more likely to make a purchase when they see an American Express decal on the Merchant’s front door or window. American Express commissioned internet panel survey conducted in December 2014-February 2015 based on purchases made in the 6 months prior to the survey. Definition of American Express® Card Members: Respondents who reported that they have an American Express Card and that they used that card to make purchases (i.e. retail store, retail services, B2B professional services and/or healthcare) from a small Merchant in the prior six months.