AmEx gift cardAmerican Express or AMEX is a financial institution that provides consumers with payment cards. They mostly operate in the United States and a few other countries. Like Visa and Mastercard they also make open-loop gift cards. Open-loop gift cards are not tied to any brand. So an AMEX gift card can be used anywhere American is accepted. However, American Express gift cards have a shortcoming. The brand is not as internationally accepted as its rivals (Visa and Mastercard). They operate mostly in the United States, therefore, making them unusable in countries like Nigeria and Ghana. But there is a way around it for people living in countries that do not accept AMEX gift cards. The only way to use your Amex gift card in countries like Nigeria and Ghana is to sell them and that’s what we are here to learn. Before you sell them you have to buy them.

How To Buy AMEX Gift Cards

There are two ways to buy an American Express gift card and that’s Offline and Online.

Buying Offline

You will find AMEX gift cards in most drug and grocery stores in the United States. It’s as straightforward as buying any other item in the store. Pick up the amount of gift card you want then pay over the counter.

Buying Online

Go to the company’s platform and follow the instructions there to buy an American Express gift card.

After buying the gift card you need to check the balance to know how much cash you will be getting.

How To Check Your American Express Gift Card Balance.

To check your balance you can call the company’s customer care number and they will assist you. You can also do it on your own online.

To do it yourself follow the steps below:

  • Go to

  • Click on balance

  • Enter your gift card/security number

Now to the big one, how to sell them.

How To Trade Your American Express Gift Card for Cash Or Crypto

To sell your AMEX gift card you need to create an account on a platform that buys at high rates. After creating an account, you will have to sign in to make the trade. If you want to be paid in cash you request that as your payment method. If it’s Bitcoins or USDT you want you should choose any of them as your payment method.

The entire process shouldn’t take more than 5-15 minutes to wrap up. So log on to a reliable platform and turn that AMEX gift card into cash or crypto.