American Express is the world's largest card issuer by purchase volume processing millions of transactions daily as the premium network for high-spending cardmembers. American Express is best known for its great customer service and it has taken first place for customer satisfaction six years in a row according to a survey conducted by J.D. Power and Associates.
American Express cards range between no annual fee (for Blue and many other consumer and business cards) and a $450 annual fee (for the Platinum card). American Express offers a great selection of credit cards and charge cards with outstanding rewards programs.