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American Express® AIR MILES®* Platinum Credit Card

Earn a Welcome Bonus of 2,000 AIR MILES®*

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Annual fee $65

Card Type
Credit Card
Annual fee
(effective November 4, 2019, the annual fee will increase to $120)
Annual Interest Rate
19.99% on purchases and 22.99% on funds advances*
(beginning February 25, 2020, the Preferred Rate for purchases will increase to 20.99%)
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Key Benefits


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


Enjoy an earn rate of 1 Reward Mile for every $10 in Card purchases at AIR MILES®* Sponsors and other eligible grocery stores, gas stations and drugstores in Canada, and 1 Reward Mile for every $15 in Card purchases everywhere else1.


Designed for American Express® AIR MILES®* Cardmembers, Insider AccessTM sends hundreds of lucky contest winners to see their favourite artists live in concert, and other special offers. You too can join the fun!


Enjoy an interest rate of 1.99% in first 6 months** if you choose to transfer your other credit card balances to this American Express card at time of online application. There is no balance transfer fee for this offer.

Earn AIR MILES®* Reward Miles

Turn your everyday purchases into extraordinary rewards
  • Earn 1 Reward Mile for every $10 in Card purchases at AIR MILES®* Sponsors2
  • Earn 1 Reward Mile for every $10 in Card purchases at other eligible grocery stores, gas stations, and drugstores in Canada2
  • Plus, earn 1 Reward Mile for every $15 in Card purchases everywhere else2
  • As the Basic Cardmember, refer a friend and you13 could earn a referral bonus of 500 AIR MILES®* Reward Miles for each approved referral up to a maximum annual referral bonus of 7,500 AIR MILES Reward Miles14.


There are more ways to earn Reward 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®*Sponsors across Canada with your Card and show your AIR MILES®* Collector Card, and you can earn reward 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® Plan9+
  • Buyer’s Assurance® Protection Plan10
† 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.
    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.8
    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 19.99% and funds advances is 22.99%. 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.

      ** Offer only available to new Cardmembers. Cardmembers who currently hold a card by Amex Bank of Canada are ineligible for this offer. Offer is subject to approval up to an amount of $7,500 or 50% of your assigned credit limit, whichever is less. A balance transfer made at the time of application is eligible for a special interest rate of 1.99% for the first 6 billing periods, provided you meet the eligibility criteria specified in the offer terms and conditions and provided further that you do not have a Missed Payment. If either: (i) you still have an amount owing from your balance transfer when the special interest rate expires; or (ii) you have a Missed Payment, any remaining balance owing in relation to the balance transfer will be subject to interest at the rate then in effect for Funds Advances. A “Missed Payment” means we did not receive the minimum monthly payment by the payment due date. The Preferred Rate for Funds Advances is currently 22.99% and will increase if you have additional missed payments. There is no balance transfer fee for this offer. Please see the Product Information box on your online application for complete details on fees and interest rates.