Clear from American Express


Close your eyes and imagine a credit card with no fees. Picture it: never paying an annual fee, no fees charged for making payments late or ever having to pay a fee for anything else.

Compare Cash Back Credit CardsNow, open them.

If you still can't see anything, it's not because such a credit card doesn't exist. It's because the Clear from American Express credit card right in front of you is the transparent credit card that offers you freedom from fees.

For example, think of the freedom provided by no longer having to worry about late fees. The credit card's flexible payment terms allow you to pay your balance in full, or instead carry over your balance from month to month. And, whatever you decide, it won't cost you a thing. 

Aside from charging no annual fee or late fees, Clear from American Express also does not charge over-limit fees, balance transfer fees or cash advance fees. Since this American Express card charges no fees at all, you can think of any fee and then immediately answer "no" to the question, "Is this a fee the Clear from American Express card charges?"

But the Clear from American Express credit card doesn't only provide freedom from fees.

With this American Express card you can also earn rewards, since the Clear from American Express is a cash back credit card. For every $2,500 spent on the card, you will receive a $25 American Express branded shopping card.

Separately, Clear from American Express cardholders will receive a user-friendly copy of their credit report, with their credit score included, every 12 months. That information helps make it clear how your credit card use impacts your credit history.

The Clear from American Express credit card provides all that, along with a 0 percent introductory APR for 12 months and a fixed 4.99 percent APR on balance transfers.

Isn't it clear why you should apply?

Join the discussion
We encourage an active and insightful conversation among our users. Please help us keep our community civil and respectful. For your safety, do not disclose confidential or personal information such as bank account numbers or social security numbers. Anything you post may be disclosed, published, transmitted or reused.

If you are commenting using a Facebook account, your profile information may be displayed with your comment depending on your privacy settings. By leaving the 'Post to Facebook' box selected, your comment will be published to your Facebook profile in addition to the space below.

The editorial content on is not sponsored by any bank or credit card issuer. The journalists in the editorial department are separate from the company's business operations. The comments posted below are not provided, reviewed or approved by any company mentioned in our editorial content. Additionally, any companies mentioned in the content do not assume responsibility to ensure that all posts and/or questions are answered.

Weekly newsletter
Get the latest news, advice, articles and tips delivered to your inbox. It's FREE.

Updated: 03-25-2019