Choose wisely and get closer to the rewards you love
In addition to the points you, as the Basic Cardmember, can earn whenever you use your Card, you can earn double points at your 5 places, chosen from a list of select American Express merchants in Canada.
That means you can earn 2 points for every $1 in eligible Card purchases at your chosen 5 places. And you can earn 1 point for every $1 in Card purchases everywhere else.1 Plus, points are not capped and they never expire.
All you have to do is:
- Activate your Card and register for Online Services
- Click on the link to choose your 5 places
- Browse by category and choose your 5 places from a list of select American Express merchants in Canada where you can earn double points. You can select from a list of places across travel, retail, dining, home & entertainment and health & essentials.
For a list of eligible Canadian merchants where you can choose to earn double points, please visit www.americanexpress.ca/choose5places. Additional conditions and restrictions apply as set out in the Membership Rewards Program Terms and Conditions and the Membership Rewards Program section following the Cardmember Agreement provided in the welcome package.