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Are you an American Express cardholder?

Do you want to earn up to $25 in free statement credits?

You’re in luck, because the American Express Small Shop promotion is back.

This promotion allows Amex cardholders to earn statement credits simply by shopping at participating small shops.

There are 4 Canadian cities where you can take advantage of this offer:

How do I get my $25 statement credit?

First, you’ll need to register your card. If you received an email from Amex about this offer, you can use the link located there, or you can simply use one of the links above.

Once registered, you simply need to make purchases at any of the participating shops in those 4 cities.

There’s a link on each page that will take you to a map showing which small merchants accept American Express cards. On the left-hand side, you’ll also find a list of merchants. If the shop is eligible for the promotion it will have a Shop Small badge.

For example: This following image shows a map of downtown Montreal, and all the small businesses that accept American Express cards:

Map of small Amex merchants

Here’s a portion of the list view for this area as well:

Amex Small Shops list

Bonus tip: No matter where you live, you can use this map to see what merchants in your area take Amex cards.

You’ll receive a $5 credit when you make a purchase (minimum $5 transaction) at any of the shop small locations. You can visit up to 5 different eligible merchants, and earn $5 each time for a total of $25 in statement credits.

This promotion runs until April 30, 2019. But be sure to act quick, because this promotion is only available to the first 3,000 cards that successfully register.

What cards are eligible?

Any American Express issued card is eligible for this promotion (it appears as though Scotiabank American Express cards are not eligible).

If you don’t have an American Express card and want to take advantage of this promotion (or future offers), here are some of our favourite Amex cards right now.

The is currently the best overall credit card in Canada. Earn 5 points per dollar spent on any dining and grocery purchases.

If you want a card that will lavish you with perks, you can’t go wrong with the . It will give you the most perks of any Canadian credit card.

Would you prefer a cash back card? The gives you 2% cash back on every purchase you make, making it one of our top cash back cards.

Or check out our American Express page to see all cards the cards that can be used for this promotion.