American Eagle started in 1977 when the first store opened its doors in Michigan. When you receive your new American Eagle care you receive 15% off your purchase. When it’s your birthday you receive a 20% off coupon. Cardholders also receive access to 4 exclusive savings events each year. You may use the card and receive points anywhere Visa cards are taken.NOTE: please visit the site directly to verify the details and obtain more information.

If you are a new American Eagle credit card customer you will want to activate your card online. Below we have provided a quick “how to” activation guide below for you to activate your personal American Eagle Outfitters or Aerie card online.

how to activate – American Eagle Outfitters login online

what you need:

  • internet access
  • personal information
  • current/new username and password

what to do if you are a current online customer:

  • visit
  • In the blue box titled “ALREADY HAVE A CARD?” click on the grey “LOG IN NOW” box to get to the activate card screen
  • on the next page you will see a small link titled “Activate my Visa Card”, click on that link
  • click on the blue “Register and Activate” button
  • type in the full card/account number and then click on the “Next” button
  • provide all the required information on the “Validate” page and continue forward
  • provide all the required information on the “Select Security” page and continue forward
  • provide all the required information on the “Select Image” page and continue forward
  • continue forward until you receive the “Done” page and receive your confirmation