- In your first year as a new Cobalt Cardmember, you can earn 2,500 Membership Rewards® points for each monthly billing period in which you spend $500 in net purchases on your Card. This could add up to 30,000 points in a year
- 30,000 points is enough for:
- $300 in statement credits redeemed towards purchases charged to your Card or
- $225 in American Express® Prepaid Cards
- Plus, you can earn a Welcome Bonus of 20,000 Membership Rewards points when you spend a total of $3,000 in purchases on your Card in your first 3 months of Cardmembership
- Earn 5x the points on eligible eats and drinks in Canada, including groceries and food delivery
- Earn 3x the points on eligible streaming subscriptions in Canada
- Earn 2 points for every $1 spent on eligible transit & gas purchases in Canada and eligible travel purchases. That’s 2X the points on purchases that get you from point A to B
- Earn 1 point for every $1 in Card purchases everywhere else. We won’t tell you where to spend, we’ll just reward you on your Card purchases
- Transfer points 1:1 to several frequent flyer and other loyalty programs
- Cobalt Cardmembers receive regular Perks such as bonus reward offers and access to great events
- Access Front Of The Line® Presale & Reserved Tickets to some of your favourite concerts and theatre performances and special offers and events curated for Cardmembers with American Express® Experiences
Fees & Conditions
- 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||approximately $850|
|Annual fee||– $156|
Where can I use the American Express Cobalt® Card in Quebec or Canada?
You can use your American Express Cobalt® Card at grocery stores like Metro, Super C, Safeway, Whole Foods, your local Couche-tard or 7Eleven, your favourite gas station like Esso, Shell, Petro-Canada or any travel provider!
How many points can I earn on my American Express Cobalt Card purchases?
You can earn 1 point per dollar on all your purchases with the American Express Cobalt® Card. And 5 points per dollar for grocery store, restaurant and food delivery purchases, and 2 points per dollar for transportation and travel.