1 Source: The Nilson Report # 1150 (April 2019). American Express transaction size derived as Canada year‐end purchase volume divided by year‐end purchase transactions. Average American Express transactions equals $137 US ($178 CAD). Average Non‐American Express transaction equals $73 US ($95 CAD), includes Visa and MasterCard credit cards, and excludes Interac and debit volume and transactions. Purchase volume converted to Canadian dollars by multiplying US ﬁgures by 1.2986 (average 2018 CAD to USD conversion rate as stated by Bank of Canada at https://www.bankofcanada.ca/rates/exchange/annual‐average‐exchange‐rates)
2 Source: American Express® commissioned internet panel survey conducted in December 2018 – January 2019 based on food and beverage purchases made in the month prior to the survey. Definition of American Express® Card Members: Respondents who reported that they have an American Express® Card and that they used that card to make food and beverage purchases in the prior month. Definition of Non-Card Members: Respondents who reported that they do not have any type of American Express® Card and that they used Visa®, MasterCard®, debit cards, or cash or check to make food and beverage purchases in the prior month.
3 Source: American Express Proprietary Information. Aggregated information that is not speciﬁc to individual Cardmembers or merchants. Date range: Jan 2017 to Jan 2018.
4 American Express® Maps is intended for general reference purposes only and does not represent a comprehensive list of all Card accepting merchants. Recommendations and other information included on the map are derived from internal American Express and third party data. Data is updated from time to time and may not be 100% accurate. American Express does not accept any responsibility or liability arising from any inaccuracies. You understand and agree that your use of the map is your choice and at your sole risk and that the map is provided to you 'as is' and 'as available'. List of Card accepting merchants is updated monthly.
5 Your business could be recommended to Cardmembers in Cardmember emails sent by American Express.