Get ready to sign up for your “Serve” accounts via your choice of hundreds of “Patch” sites by this fall! American Express and AOL’s “Patch-” the local arm of AOL Huffington Post Media Group- have forged their partnership whereby you can access the “Serve” digital payment and commerce platform. With this, you can redeem local deals and transact with local merchants via the American Express network at local merchants throughout the country! This lets the merchants post offers online in a more streamlined, effective way while, as a “Patch” user, you can tap into the “Serve” account offering for your very own co-branded card to redeem local merchant deals offline. Goodbye coupons and codes!