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Use your Credit Card to earn reward miles on eligible everyday purchases and before you know it, you, as the Basic Cardmember, could redeem your reward miles for your dream vacation.

From your daily coffee and parking to monthly bill payments and bigger expenses like travel and entertainment – it can all add up to more reward miles and the chance to redeem for your next travel adventure.

Eligible everyday purchases can bring you closer to your next reward

  • Earn 1 reward mile for every $10 in Card purchases at AIR MILES®* Sponsors
  • Earn 1 reward mile for every $10 in Card purchases at other eligible grocery stores, gas stations, and drugstores in Canada
  • Earn 1 reward mile for every $15 in Card purchases everywhere else1

Maximize your earning potential at AIR MILES®* Sponsors

Maximize your earning power by using both your AIR MILES®* Collector Card and your new American Express® AIR MILES®* Reserve Credit Card at participating AIR MILES Sponsors and you can earn reward miles twice.

Over a thousand rewards. Endless ways to dream.

There are many ways to earn reward miles and even more ways to redeem them. The AIR MILES®* Reward Program offers more than 1,200 rewards to choose from. Redeem for a wide range of rewards - everything from movie tickets to electronics, travel and more. Visit to check out all the reward options available to you.

Redeem for the rewards you deserve

To redeem your AIR MILES®* reward miles, go to, choose your reward and add it to your cart. Then, follow the simple instructions to redeem your reward miles. 

Checking your balance 

How close are you to your next dream vacation? Your monthly Credit Card Statement will show how many reward miles you’ve earned on your American Express® AIR MILES®* Reserve Credit Card, since your last statement. Need to check your AIR MILES reward miles balance? Log into

Share many of the benefits with Additional Cards2

Want to share many of the benefits of the American Express® AIR MILES®* Reserve Credit Card with a family member or friend? Add Additional Cards to your account and extend many of the benefits of the American Express AIR MILES Reserve Credit Card to someone special. It’s also an easy way to earn more, since all reward miles earned on purchases charged to the Additional Cards will accrue to your account.

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®*,TM*: Trademarks of AIR MILES International Trading B.V. Used under license by LoyaltyOne, Co. and Amex Bank of Canada.

‡ All Rewards offered are subject to the Terms and Conditions of the AIR MILES®* Reward Program, are subject to change and may be withdrawn without notice. To redeem for Travel and/or Merchandise Rewards, you must have accumulated sufficient AIR MILES®* reward miles in your Dream Balance. Some restrictions may apply. Quantities may be limited. Collectors must pay taxes, fuel surcharges and other applicable charges and fees on air, hotel and car rental Rewards. Travel Rewards may be subject to a minimum advance booking and availability from participating Suppliers. No cancellations, exchange or refunds for tickets, certificates or merchandise once booked or ordered. For complete details, visit For an AIR MILES reward mile balance update, a new or replacement AIR MILES Collector Card or redemption information please visit

1. 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 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. 

2. Account must be in good standing. An additional card is a supplementary card. Supplementary American Express® Air Miles®* Reserve credit cards $50 annually. Supplementary Cardmembers must be at least 13 years old. Maximum of 9 supplementary cards per account. Supplementary American Express® Air Miles®* Reserve credit cards do not have access to the annual Companion Flight Benefit and Priority Pass Worldwide Lounge Access.