Terms and Conditions
1. Accounts must be in good standing. Bonus reward miles will be awarded upon first use of an approved Card. Please allow up to six weeks for the Welcome Bonus to be awarded. This offered cannot be combined with any other offer.
2. You can earn AIR MILES reward miles for eligible retail purchases at American Express merchants in Canada as follows:
- 1 reward mile for every $10 at AIR MILES Sponsors. Visit the eligible sponsor list at americanexpress.ca/airmilessponsors. List is subject to change without notice.
- 1 reward mile for every $10 at (i) stand-alone gasoline stations for automobiles, (ii) stand-alone grocery stores, and (iii) stand-alone drugstores. Purchases at merchants where gas, grocery and pharmacy sales are not their primary business (including superstores, wholesale clubs, alcohol retailers and general merchandise retailers) and purchases at sponsors do not qualify for the earn rate in this category.
- 1 reward mile for every $15 of other card purchases.
Merchants are typically assigned codes and categorized based on what they sell. Earn rate of 1 reward mile for every $15 applies if the merchant code is not in an eligible category, the purchase is made using an electronic wallet or is not made directly from the provider of the good or service, e.g. through a third party or by using a mobile device (e.g. smart phone) with an attached card reader. Provided your account is in good standing, reward miles can be earned on eligible purchases less returns and other credits. Funds advances, interest, fees, balance transfers, Amex cheques and charges for travellers cheques and foreign currencies are not purchases and do not earn reward miles.
3. No annual fee for Supplementary Cards. Must be age of majority. Maximum 9 Supplementary Cards per account. Account must be in good standing.
4. All Rewards offered are subject to the Terms and Conditions of the Program, are subject to change and may be withdrawn without notice. Some restrictions apply. Quantities may be limited. Merchandise rewards include all taxes, shipping and handling costs. Collectors must pay taxes, fuel surcharges and other applicable charges and fees on air, hotel and car rental Rewards. Travel Rewards are subject to a minimum 7-day advance booking and availability from participating Suppliers. Flight must be booked no later than 6 p.m. Eastern Time on the 7th day prior to departure. Saturday night stay may be required. No cancellations, exchanges or refunds on tickets, certificates or merchandise once booked. For complete details, see current Program Terms and Conditions available at airmiles.ca
5. Purchase must be charged in full to an American Express®
Card. Subject to availability and to event and ticketing agent terms, conditions and fees.
6. The information you provide will only be used for purposes of providing Front of the Line e-Updates.
7. Underwritten by Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance Company of Canada. Coverage is in effect as long as you have fully charged your rental to your American Express AIR MILES Platinum Credit Card. There are specific conditions that apply to who may rent and drive the rental vehicle, the length of rental and the type of vehicle covered.
8. Underwritten by Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance Company of Canada.
9. Travel Accident Insurance provides automatic coverage up to $100,000 of Accidental Death and Dismemberment insurance when you fully charge your plane, train, ship or bus ticket to your Card. Use the Card to book tickets for your spouse, dependent children (under 23) or any Supplementary Cardmember and they will also be covered. Spouse and dependent children (under 23) of Supplementary Cardmembers are also covered. Travel Accident Insurance is Underwritten by ACE INA Life Insurance, Head Office in Canada: Toronto, Ontario, under Master Policy TMH600135.
†All insurance coverage is subject to the terms and conditions of the respective master policies. Certain limitations, exclusions and restrictions apply. Please read your Certificate of Insurance carefully.
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