American Express® Business Gold Rewards Card®

American Express® Business Gold Rewards Card®

One of the Best Charge Cards for small business owners in Canada. Earn up to 2 points per dollar and transfer your points to Aeroplan, British Airways Executive Club, Marriott Bonvoy and more.

Take advantage of this limited-time welcome offer!

Welcome Bonus

60,000 points



Best For

Annual Fee


Purchase Rates

Cash Advance Rates

Balance Transfer Rates


  • Earn up to 110,000 points: Earn a welcome bonus of 60,000 Membership Rewards® points after spending $5,000 in purchases within the first three months of Cardmembership. Earn an additional 10,000 Membership Rewards®points when you make a purchase after your 14-month Card anniversary date. Plus earn 10,000 bonus points when you charge $20,000 in net purchases to your Card account each calendar quarter. That’s a total of up to 40,000 points every year. If redeemed for a statement credit, this is $1,100 that you can reinvest in your business.
  • The Membership Rewards program boasts an exceptional line-up of rewards redemption options for you and your business, including travel, dining, entertainment, gift cards, merchadise, and more
  • You can maximize your cash flow with up to 55 interest free days. Use the Card throughout the month for all of your everyday business expenses, and earn reward points while you’re at it.
  • Earn 1 Membership Rewards point for every dollar in purchases charged to the Card. Track Your Progress by logging into your American Express® App to see how your quarterly purchases are stacking up. Download the Amex App for your phone or use to view more information. Available on iOS and Android only.
  • Take advantage of purchasing power that grows with your business. With this Card, your purchasing power adjusts dynamically with your Card usage, and can grow over time, as long as you make your payments on time and maintain a good credit history
  • Make the most of a suite of business management tools that give you more control over your business – anytime and anywhere
  • 99% Recycled Plastic: You will receive your new Business Gold Rewards Card once your current Card expires. You can continue to use your current Card until you receive a new one. As part of our commitment to sustainability, your Card has been created using 99% recycled plastic
  • Special Business Offers with American Express. Explore offers for dining, travel, business supplies and services, and more – from brands you love
  • Enjoy added confidence with Mobile Device Insurance. You can be protected with our Mobile Device Insurance. Enjoy your new mobile device with more confidence
  • As a Charge Card, the balance must always be paid in full each month. 30% annual interest rate applies to balances not paid in full. Payments must be received and processed by the date of the next monthly statement to avoid interest charges

Fees & Conditions

Personal Income $0
Household Income $0
Annual Fee $199
First Additional Card $50
Other Additional Card $50
Foreign Transaction Fee 2.5%


Welcome Bonus 60,000 points
Minimum Spending Required $5,000
Minimum Spending Timeframe 90 day(s)
Rewards Type Travel points
Transferable Points
Transfer Partners American Express Membership Rewards, Marriott Bonvoy, Hilton Honors, Aeroplan, British Airways Executive Club, Asia Miles, Delta Skymiles
Loyalty Program American Express Membership Rewards
All Spending 1
Travel 1
Local Transport 1
Dining and Food delivery 1
Groceries 1
Convenience Stores 1
Gas 1
Drugstores 1
Office Supplies 1
Telecom/Internet 1
Entertainment 1
Online transactions 1
AIR MILES partners 1
Air Canada 1
Streaming services 1
Recurring Payments 1


We estimate the value of the welcome offer during the first year for all the credit card offers. Are taken into consideration:

  • The value of cash back or points earned
  • The value of the benefits or credits earned with the Card
  • The annual fee value (offered or not)

More info on our points and miles evaluation page.

Calculation of the offer’s value in the first year
Value per point 1.7 ¢
Welcome bonus ≈ $1,020
Annual fee – $199
Value ≈ $821



Common Carrier Travel Accident Insurance Amount $100,000
Flight Delay Insurance Amount $500
Delayed Baggage Amount $500
Lost/Stolen Baggage Insurance Amount $500
Auto Rental Loss/Insurance - Amount MSPP $85,000
Hotel/Motel Burglary Insurance - Amount $500
Purchase Protection - Amount $1,000
Purchase Protection - Duration 90 day(s)
Extended Warranty
Extended Warranty - Duration 1 year(s)
Insurance Document Learn More


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