Your passport to a more rewarding world

 

Discover all the benefits, rewards and offers that come with American Express Gold Rewards Cardmembership here.

 

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Earn double points on eligible travel and everyday purchases1

Everyday Purchases

Earn 2 points for every $1 in Card purchases at eligible gas stations, grocery stores and drugstores in Canada¹.

Travel Purchases

Earn 2 points for every $1 in Card purchases for eligible travel purchases, including flights, hotels, car rentals, cruises, and more¹.

Everything Else

Earn one point for every $1 in Card purchases everywhere else¹.

How you use your points is up to you

Use Points for Purchases

With Use Points for Purchases, you can redeem points for statement credits to offset eligible purchases charged to your Card².

Frequent Flyer, Aeroplan & Guest Programs

Transfer your points instantly 1:1 to Aeroplan®³ and Avios⁴. You can also transfer your points to other frequent flyer and loyalty programs like Delta SkyMiles®, Asia Miles, Starwood Preferred Guest® and more⁵.

Flights for a fixed number of points

The Fixed Points Travel Program takes the guesswork – and frustration – out of planning, with fixed points amounts for eligible flights, regardless of when you travel. Conditions apply‎⁶.

 

Other Card Features

Travel Coverage

Your Gold Rewards Card looks out for you. Simply charge your airline tickets, car rental, and accommodations in full to your Card, and you'll enjoy a wide array of coverage.

American Express Invites®

Front Of The Line® by American Express Invites opens the door to great music, theater, dining, film, fashion and shopping experiences. Be among the first to know, and the first to go⁷.

The Hotel Collection⁸ from American Express®

Receive up to a $100 USD hotel credit at participating properties on qualifying room charges and a room upgrade, when available.

The Amex App

Manage your account, wherever you are.

Hertz Car Rental Benefits

Enroll into the Hertz Gold Plus Rewards® loyalty program and take advantage of your special Hertz privileges on select vehicles at participating Hertz locations⁹.

No pre-set spending limit on purchases

Enjoy financial flexibility and the opportunity to maximize your Membership Rewards points.

 

24/7 Customer Service

From Canada & USA:           1-800-668-2639  

Montreal                                (514) 329-4444  

International:                         (905) 474-9380 (please call collect)

 

 

Earn double points on eligible travel and everyday purchases1

Everyday Purchases

Earn 2 points for every $1 in Card purchases at eligible gas stations, grocery stores and drugstores in Canada¹.

Travel Purchases

Earn 2 points for every $1 in Card purchases for eligible travel purchases, including flights, hotels, car rentals, cruises, and more¹.

Everything Else

Earn one point for every $1 in Card purchases everywhere else¹.

 

How you use your Membership Rewards points is up to you

 

Use Points for Purchases

 

With your American Express Gold Rewards Card, when you make a purchase on your Card, you can then use your earned points to pay for virtually whatever you want2.

 

Download the Amex App and you can easily pay with points right from your phone.

 

Flights to destinations around the world for a fixed number of points

 

With the Fixed Points Travel Program, we take the guesswork away. Redeem for flights with a fixed number of points so you always know what you’ll need for that next getaway3. Book any airline. Travel any day. 

 

Frequent Flyer & Guest Program

 

Transfer your points instantly 1:1 to Aeroplan®4 and Avios5. You can also transfer your points to other frequent flyer and loyalty programs like Delta SkyMiles®, Asia Miles, Starwood Preferred Guest® and more6.

 

The Membership Rewards Catalogue

 

Go ahead and treat yourself or someone special. Redeem your Membership Rewards points for top brand merchandise, gift cards from leading retailers or one-of-a-kind experiences7.

Ticketmaster Shop with Points

 

Want to see the hottest concert? This is easier now that you can redeem your points on Ticketmaster.ca8.

 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Ticketmaster Shop with Points will be temporarily unavailable starting April 15, 2019.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.  To learn about other redemption options available, please visit membershiprewards.ca or call the number on the back of your Card.

 

Amazon Shop with Points

 

You’re about to feel better about all that shopping on Amazon.ca. You can use your points at checkout on Amazon.ca and have the remaining balance charged to your linked American Express Card9.


Travel with Peace of Mind

 

When you pay for travel with your Gold Rewards Card, you can enjoy a wide array of coverage like:

 

  • Emergency Medical Insurance1† (Out of province/country)
  • Trip Interruption Insurance2†
  • Car Rental Theft and Damage Insurance3†
  • Lost or Stolen Baggage Insurance1†
  • Hotel/Motel Burglary Insurance1†     
  • Flight Delay Insurance1†
  • $500,000 Travel Accident Insurance4†

 

 

View the Certificate of Insurance.

 

Visit the Online Claims Portal to submit a claim for Buyer’s Assurance, CDW (Car Rental Theft & Damage Insurance) & Purchase Protection Insurance.

 

For all other claims, visit the Travel Insurance Claims Center.

 

† All insurance coverage is subject to the terms and conditions of the respective master policies. Certain limitations, exclusions and restrictions apply. Please read your Certificates of Insurance carefully. 

 


The Hotel Collection5 from American Express®

 

 

Selected hotels, exceptional value. 

 

The Hotel Collection includes hundreds of curated properties from trusted brands like Hyatt and Hilton Hotels, where you can enjoy complimentary extras when you book through American Express® Travel. Receive up to a $100 USD hotel credit for qualifying dining, spa and resort activities charged to your room when you stay at least two consecutive nights. We’ll even upgrade your room at check-in if there’s one available. 

 

†Varies by property and facilities available.

 

Hertz Car Rental Benefits

 

Enroll into the Hertz Gold Plus Rewards® loyalty program and take advantage of your special Hertz privileges on select vehicles at participating Hertz locations, including:

 

  • One car class upgrade (subject to availability) on rentals of 5 or more consecutive days6
  • Fee-waived for one additional driver6

 

To receive your benefits:

 

1. Enroll in the Hertz Gold Plus Rewards® loyalty program at hertz.com/AmexBenefits using your Gold Rewards Card.

2. Quote your Hertz Membership Number when booking your car rental through Hertz. Your Hertz Membership Number will be provided to you after you have enrolled into the Hertz Gold Plus Rewards® loyalty program.

 


American Express Travel

 

American Express Travel is the online booking site for Cardmembers. It allows you to pay with your Card, with Membership Rewards® points, or both – and of course, earn points, too. But you'll also enjoy the great value, added service and total confidence that comes with booking through one of the world's largest travel networks.

 

Plus, earn 1 additional Membership Rewards point for every $1 you charge to your Gold Rewards Card on eligible hotel or car rental bookings made with American Express Travel7. That’s 3 points for every $1 in eligible hotel and car purchases booked on American Express Travel!


Your life doesn't keep regular office hours, so neither do we. Our dedicated customer service team always has someone local available to talk about whatever you need, wherever you are in the world.

Account Inquiries, Lost or Stolen Cards, or General Information:

 

 

In Canada/U.S 
1-800-668-2639

 

 

Montreal
(514) 329-4444

 

 

International - please call collect
(905) 474-9380

 

 

Safety & Security
 

Buyer's Assurance® Protection Plan1†
Automatically doubles the manufacturer's original warranty up to one additional year when you charge the full purchase price to your American Express Gold Rewards Card.

 

Purchase Protection® Plan2†

Automatically, without registration, insures your eligible purchases against accidental physical damage and theft for up to 90 days when you charge the full purchase price to your American Express Gold Rewards Card. 

 

Fraud Protection Guarantee

Use your American Express Gold Rewards Card online or off, and you won't be held responsible for any fraudulent charges, as long as you've taken reasonable care to protect your account details and PIN3.

 

Emergency Card Replacement

Problem? Wherever you are, call us and we'll help sort it.

 

 

Make the most of your Card

Pay without plastic

Add your Gold Rewards Card to your mobile wallet and you’ll get the same benefits and rewards you may already enjoy from using your physical Card⁴.

Go Paperless

Keep things simple, set up paperless statements.

Update your details

Set your preferences and update contact details here.

Download the Amex App

Manage your Card, wherever you are.

Want a Card where you have more time to pay for big purchases?

The American Express Essential™ Credit Card offers our current lowest ongoing interst rate*, making it a great Card to carry with your Charge Card for those times when you want to carry a balance.
 

* Accurate as of 3/13/2018. This is not a promotional rate and does not have a  predetermined expiry date. American Express reserves the right to periodically increase interest rates in accordance with the Cardmember Agreement and applicable law. American Express also reserves the right to offer a credit card with a lower interest rate at some point in the future.