Plus... all the features you would have enjoyed if you had chosen any other card
- Speed and flexibility in your bank transactions
- Option to pay by Direct Debit
- Services and Support from the network of Branches and ATMs of the Bank of Cyprus in Cyprus
- Card Account information through 1bank service, 24hours a day
- Travel Insurance for you and your loved ones each time you pay for your ticket(s) with your American Express Card
- A period of up to 50 interest free days if you pay the total amount of your Card’s Account
American Express Card Member Service Line
For you, our Members, we provide high level customer service through our toll-free Member 8000 AMEX (2639) or, if you are calling from abroad, call +357 22 847766.
24hour Travel and Medical Assistance
American Express is by you 24 hours a day to help you in case of medical emergencies, or any other difficult moment when you are travelling.
International Service Network
An extensive Network of more than 1,700 American Express® Travel Service Offices in over 130 countries worldwide providing high quality services and access to the worldwide network of Express Cash Centres and the over 500,000 American Express ATMs worldwide.
Immediate Card Replacement
Card replacement if your Card is lost or stolen, within one working day in Cyprus and two working days abroad.
If your Card is lost or stolen, you can obtain cash through our Travel Service Offices, debited to your Card account. Thus, you can cover your immediate needs until you receive your Replacement Card.
Flexible Use of Limit
You have the flexibility to use up to 10% over your Card’s limit.
Choice of Installment
You may choose the amount of the installment to pay, according to your needs, beginning from 5% of your outstanding balance.
Monthly Installment Deferral Option
You have the option to defer your monthly installment, for 1 or 2 months annually, with a simple call to the American Express Card Members Service Line.
The American Express Card is not just another card. It recognizes and appreciates its Members and its long-standing relation with them. The date on which you begin your association with American Express is annotated in a special place on your Card. If you are already a Member of American Express you can obtain a Card in Cyprus with “Member since” the date on which your relation with American Express began in any other country.
The revised SunMiles American Express Scheme
As from April you will continue to earn SunMiles points on Cyprus Airways flight purchases and enjoy a range of travel discounts and benefits.
Moreover, you will earn more points by using your card for everyday purchases (supermarkets, restaurants, petrol etc.)…
So you will enjoy the privilege of travelling with Cyprus Airways more and more.
Please find below the SunMiles Special features that apply as from 1st of April 2011
- International American Express Credit Card
- Offered with a VISA Credit Card on one Bank of Cyprus account
- Automatically makes you a member (if you are not) of the Cyprus Airways SunMiles Frequent Flyer Program
- Earn 0.75 SunMiles points for every €1 spent on all purchases with the SunMiles American Express Gold Card*
- Earn additional 6 SunMiles points for every €1 spent on Cyprus Airways tickets
- With an annual card spending* between €40.000 and €49.999 within 2012, and by redeeming Sunmiles Points for acquiring a ticket to Athens in 2013, you are entitled to another free ticket** for the same destination and the same dates for the person you choose. For the terms and conditions press here
- With an annual card spending* of €50.000 and over within 2012, and by redeeming Sunmiles Points for acquiring a ticket to any Cyprus Airways destination in 2013, you are entitled to another free ticket** for the same destination and the same dates for the person you choose. For the terms and conditions press here
- Your Sunmiles points as long as you remain a SunMiles American Express cardholder can be redeemed within 4 years
- Automatically become a member (if you are not already) of the Cyprus Airways Sunmiles Frequent Flyer Program. Your frequent flyer number is printed on the lower right back side of your SunMiles American Express card
- Earn 15% Discount on ‘Shop in the Air’ Catalogue sales on Cyprus Airways flights**
- Free travel Insurance
- Participation in the American Express Selects scheme
We remind you that for your convenience you must provide the Sunmiles frequent flyer number for the travelling passenger to your travel agent when making reservations. Once the ticket has been issued, ensure that your Sunmiles American Express card number is printed in ticket's "Payment Box".
Terms & conditions
These are the exemptions from the Sunmiles American Express Scheme for the following transactions:
For government payments:
Transactions made for the payment of taxes and fees to governmental departments (including post office fees) and payment of utility company bills, the maximum amount of Sunmiles points per transaction is 9,000.
*Does not include airport taxes, service fee and other charges. Also excluded are the following transactions: (a) withdrawal of cash in Cyprus or abroad, (b) deposit of cash or cheques, (c) standing payment orders, (d) reversal of charge or credit, (e) bank charges, for ex. annual card membership, PIN reprint, interest rate charge etc,(f) any other credits or money returns
** The 15% discount will be credited to the customers card account from the bank within a one month period and the maximum transaction amount is €170.
Save every time you use your credit cards!
Get the “Yellow” scheme for your credit card today, free of charge, just by signing the application form! With this scheme, the amount of all card transactions will be rounded up to the nearest € 1, € 5 or € 10 and the difference will be automatically placed in a savings account where it will accumulate interest.
For further information call 800 00 800 or drop in at any of the Bank of Cyprus branches.
What is SELECTS?
SELECTS is a reward scheme, for our exclusive American Express cardholders.
SELECTS provides all year round privileged prices on different categories of
products and services, in Cyprus and abroad.
What categories does it include?
More that 300 merchandisers participate in SELECTS reward scheme and at this
early stage, it consists of 3 basic categories:
Recreation and Travel: Travel agencies and hotels in Cyprus and abroad.
Shops: Clothes’ shops, shoe shops and optical shops in Cyprus and abroad.
Restaurants: Selected restaurants in Cyprus and abroad.
In order to be constantly rewarded, SELECTS will be frequently updated.
We will be informing you each time such updates occur.
How do I make use of SELECTS? (or How do I benefit from SELECTS?)
All you have to do in order to “do more” with your American Express card and
SELECTS reward scheme, is a phone call to 8000AMEX(80002639) before going out
shopping, before dining out, before arranging your holiday.
You call 8000AMEX (80002639) and you ask which hotels/shops/ restaurants
participate in SELECTS according to your plans each time.
American Express experts or people will give you your requested options, so
that you can choose the best and enjoy privileged prices.
SELECTS: The American Express way to enjoy the finest with special