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American Express® Business Gold Rewards Card

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Rates and Fees

Annual Fee: $199 CAD

Bonus Miles
Bonus Points
75,000
Recommended Credit
670 - 850
Current Offer

Earn 75,000 Membership Rewards points when you spend $5,000 in the first 3 months.

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75,000
Bonus Points

Earn 75,000 Membership Rewards points when you spend $5,000 in the first 3 months.

All information about American Express® Business Gold Rewards Card has been collected independently by Daily Drop.

Terms apply to American Express benefits and offers. Enrollment may be required for select American Express benefits and offers. Visit americanexpress.com to learn more.

For American Express products listed in this page, Eligibility and Benefit level varies by Card. Terms, Conditions, and Limitations Apply. Please visit americanexpress.com/benefitsguide for more details. Underwritten by Amex Assurance Company.

Summary

This card made the cut of this list for one reason only... It has a fantastic signup bonus for the low annual fee of CA $199. 75,000 MR Points could be transferred to Aeroplan to book a 14-hour business-class flight on Etihad (or a dozen short-haul domestic flights), and you can earn them by simply signing up for the card and meeting the minimum spend. Not bad at all.

Earning Rewards

  • 1X points per $1 on everything

Additional Benefits

  • Earn 10,000 bonus points every quarter that you spend $20,000
  • Up to 55 interest-free days
  • Offset any purchases at a rate of one cent per point
  • Mobile phone insurance coverage

Foreign Transaction Fee

  • 2.5% of transaction amount in CAD

For American Express products listed in this page, Eligibility and Benefit level varies by Card. Terms, Conditions, and Limitations Apply. Please visit americanexpress.com/benefitsguide for more details. Underwritten by Amex Assurance Company.

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Earn 80,000 Membership Rewards points when you spend $15,000 in the first 3 months. Earn another 40,000 points when you make a single purchase between months 14 and 17 of card holdership.
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American Express® Business Gold Rewards Card

CURRENT OFFER

75,000

Bonus Points

Earn 75,000 Membership Rewards points when you spend $5,000 in the first 3 months.

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  • 1X points per $1 on everything

Additional Benefits

  • Earn 10,000 bonus points every quarter that you spend $20,000
  • Up to 55 interest-free days
  • Offset any purchases at a rate of one cent per point
  • Mobile phone insurance coverage

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OFFER DETAILS
November 2020
through
Mar 2021
Earn 60,000 bonus points after spending $4,000 in the first three months of account opening.
March 2021
through
Jun 2021
Earn 80,000 bonus points after spending $4,000 in the first three months of account opening. Plus, earn a $50 statement credit on grocery store purchases.
June 2021
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Oct 2021
Earn 100,000 bonus points after spending $4,000 in the first three months of account opening.
October 2021
through
Apr 2022
Earn 60,000 bonus points after spending $4,000 in the first three months of account opening.
April 2022
through
May 2022
Earn 80,000 bonus points after you spend $4,000 on purchases in the first three months from account opening.
June 2022
through
Mar 2023
Earn 60,000 bonus points after spending $4,000 in the first three months of account opening.
April 2023
through
May 2023
Earn 80,000 bonus points after you spend $4,000 on purchases in the first three months from account opening.
May 2023
through
May 2024
Earn 60,000 bonus points after you spend $4,000 on purchases in the first three months from account opening.
May 2024
through
Jun 2024
Earn 75,000 bonus points after you spend $4,000 on purchases in the first three months from account opening.

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