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American Express® AIR MILES®* Platinum Credit Card

Earn a Welcome Bonus of 2,000 AIR MILES®* Bonus Miles1
Annual fee $120

Card Type
Credit Card
Annual fee
Annual Interest Rate
20.99% on purchases and 21.99% on funds advances*
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Key Benefits

Welcome Bonus Offer

New American Express AIR MILES Platinum Credit Card Cardmembers, earn a Welcome Bonus of 2,000 AIR MILES®* Bonus Miles when you charge a total of $1,500 in purchases to your Card within your first three months of Cardmembership1. That’s enough to redeem for $200 towards your purchases with AIR MILES Cash14.


Once per calendar year, when an eligible Cardmember uses Dream Miles with the AIR MILES Reward Program to book their first single flight or package vacation through or, they can get Bonus Miles equivalent to 25% of the net number of Miles used (up to a maximum of 750 Bonus Miles)13.


Enjoy an earn rate of 1 Mile for every $5 in Card purchases, up to $30,000 annually, on eligible food & drinks and eligible gas & transit in Canada, and 1 Mile for every $10 in Card purchases everywhere else1.

Earn AIR MILES®* Reward Miles

Turn your everyday purchases into extraordinary rewards
  • Earn 1 Mile for every $5 in Card purchases, up to $30,000 annually, on eligible food & drinks, (such as eligible restaurants, coffee shops and stand-alone grocery stores), and eligible gas & transit (such as local commuter transportation including ridesharing services and taxis) in Canada2
  • Earn 1 Mile for every $10 in Card purchases everywhere else2
  • As an eligible Basic Cardmember, refer a friend and you4 could earn a maximum annual referral bonus of 4,500 AIR MILES® Bonus Miles for approved referrals5


There are more ways to earn Miles and even more ways to redeem them. A thousand rewards, a million ways to dream.
  • More than 1000 Rewards to choose from! Redeem for a wide range of Rewards - everything from movie tickets to electronics, travel and more
  • Shop at participating AIR MILES®* Partners across Canada with your Card and show your AIR MILES®* Collector Card, and you can earn Miles twice

Travel and Shopping Coverage

Check your worries with your luggage knowing you can be covered with a suite of insurance benefits when you’re away from home.
  • Car Rental Theft and Damage Insurance6+
  • $100,000 Travel Accident Insurance7+
  • Purchase Protection® Plan8+
  • Buyer’s Assurance® Protection Plan9†
: 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. If you are a Quebec resident, please read your Insurance Summary and Fact Sheet.
    Entertainment Access
    Say hello to American Express InvitesTM. It opens the door to memorable experiences we think you’ll love!
    Front Of The Line® Advance Access
    Cardmembers can purchase Front Of The Line presale tickets or make Front Of The Line reservations to some of the most in-demand concerts, theatre productions, restaurants and special events, often before the general public.10
    Front Of The Line® Reserved Tickets
    During the public on-sale period for many major events, Cardmembers can purchase Front Of The Line tickets from a block of great seats reserved exclusively for American Express.
    Front Of The Line® E-Updates
    Learn more at, and subscribe to receive Front Of The Line Entertainment e-Updates to get the hottest event listings sent directly to your inbox.
    Special Offers & Experiences for all Cardmembers
    Throughout the year, Cardmembers can purchase a variety of special offers created just for American Express. From advance screenings of blockbuster movies, to weekend getaway packages and special online and in-store shopping deals, it’s never been easier to have an experience you’ll never forget.
    Special Access for all Cardmembers
    Cardmembers can breeze through the line with the American Express entrance at The Molson Canadian Amphitheatre, sit back and relax in American Express Lounges at Budweiser Stage, Roy Thomson Hall, and enjoy express service at the American Express bar at Massey Hall.
    World-class Service
    24/7 Customer Service
    Your life doesn’t keep regular office hours, so neither do we. If you want us, there is always someone local to speak with you, 24/7, about whatever you need big or small. Wherever you are in the world.
    Fraud Protection Guarantee
    Use the American Express® AIR MILES®* Platinum Credit Card online or offline, 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 PIN. Notify us at once if your Card is lost or stolen or you suspect it is being used without your permission.11
    Emergency Card Replacement
    If your Card or Additional Card gets lost or stolen, no worries. Simply call us at the number on the back of your Card and we’ll arrange to get you a replacement Card. If you are travelling, we’ll work with your itinerary to get a Card to you as soon as possible.
    To save time, make sure you can say yes to the following before applying for the American Express® AIR MILES®* Platinum Credit Card
    • You are a Canadian resident and have a Canadian credit file
    • You are the age of majority in the province or territory of residence

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      *Subject to approval. The preferred rate for purchases is 20.99% and funds advances is 21.99%. If you have Missed Payments, the applicable rates for your account will be 23.99% and/or 26.99%. See the information box included with the application for the definition of Missed Payment and which rates apply to charges on your account and other details.