American Express® AIR MILES®* Platinum Credit Card

American Express® AIR MILES®* Platinum Credit Card

The Best AIR MILES Credit Card for daily purchases. Earn 1 Mile for every $5 in Card purchases on food & drinks, gas & transit.

For a limited time, earn 2,000 AIR MILES Bonus Miles with this offer!

Welcome Bonus

2,000 Bonus Miles

Value

$122

Best For

Annual Fee

$120

Purchase Rates

20.99 %

Cash Advance Rates

21.99 %

Balance Transfer Rates


Offer

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 Cardmembership. That’s enough to redeem for $200 towards your purchases with AIR MILES®* Cash
  • 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 taxi) in Canada.
  • Earn 1 Mile for every $10 in Card purchases everywhere else.
  • American Express® AIR MILES®* Platinum Credit Card Cardmembers can take advantage of the Annual Travel Redemption Benefit. 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 airmiles.ca or vacations.airmiles.ca, they can get Bonus Miles equivalent to 25% of the net number of Miles used (up to a maximum of 750 Bonus Miles).
  • Shop at participating AIR MILES®* Partners®* across Canada with your Card and show your AIR MILES®* Card, and you can earn Miles twice

Fees & Conditions

Annual Fee $120
Foreign Transaction Fee 2.5%
Purchase Rates 20.99%
Cash Advance Rates 21.99%

Advantages

Welcome Bonus 2,000 Bonus Miles
Minimum Spending Required $1,500
Minimum Spending Timeframe 90 day(s)
Rewards Type Travel points
Transfer Partners AIR MILES
Loyalty Program AIR MILES
All Spending 0.1
Travel 0.1
Local Transport 0.2
Dining and Food delivery 0.2
Groceries 0.2
Convenience Stores 0.1
Gas 0.2
Drugstores 0.1
Office Supplies 0.1
Telecom/Internet 0.1
Entertainment 0.1
Online transactions 0.1
AIR MILES partners 0.1
Air Canada 0.1
Streaming services 0.1
Recurring Payments 0.1

Value

Value

For all the credit card offers, we estimate the first year Offer Value according to:

  • Value of the Cashback or Points earned with the Offer
  • Value of the Benefits or travel credits earned with the Offer
  • Annual fee offer (first-year rebate or not)

 

Offer Value calculation
for the first-year
Point Value (according to milesopedia) 10.5 ¢
Welcome Offer Value $210
Points earned with minimum purchases to get the Welcome Offer
(1 Mile for every $5 to $10 in Card purchases)
$32
Annual fee – $120
Estimated Value ≈ $122

 

Insurance

Common Carrier Travel Accident Insurance Amount $100,000
Common Carrier Travel Accident Insurance
Auto Rental Loss/Insurance - Amount MSPP $85,000
Purchase Protection - Amount $1,000
Purchase Protection - Duration 90 day(s)
Extended Warranty
Extended Warranty - Duration 1 year(s)
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