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Scotiabank Gold American Express® Card

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Rates and Fees

Bonus Miles
40,000
Recommended Credit
670 - 850
Annual Fee
$120 CAD
Current Offer

Earn 20,000 Scene+ points when you spend $1,000 in the first 3 months. Earn another 20,000 Scene+ points when you spend $7,500 in the first 12 months.

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Summary

This is a pretty solid card for simple but meaningful rewards. Scene+ points can be used to offset travel purchases directly at a rate of one cent per point. So, the 40,000 points you earn from signing up for the card can cover $400 worth of general travel expenses, which is not too shabby.

Earning Rewards

  • 6X points per $1 at Sobeys, Safeway, Freshco, and Foodland
  • 5X points per $1 on dining and food delivery
  • 5X points per $1 on entertainment purchases
  • 3X points per $1 on gas and transit
  • 3X points per $1 on streaming services
  • 1X points per $1 on everything else

Additional Benefits

  • No foreign transaction fees
  • Offset travel purchases at a rate of one cent per point
  • Eligible for Amex offers
  • Priority Pass membership (no complimentary visits)

Foreign Transaction Fee

  • None

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