Are you looking for a new credit card?

Or do you just like taking advantage of really great offers?

Then we have an offer for you.

Until October 25, 2019, when you apply and get approved for the , you’ll receive an e-Gift card worth $100!

Curious to know how? Keep reading…

Scotiabank Gold American Express

The is a great card for getting flexible travel rewards. You’ll earn:

  • 5 points per $1 spent on groceries, restaurants, and entertainment,
  • 3 points per $1 spent on gas, transit, and select streaming services, and
  • 1 point per $1 spent on all other purchases.

With each point being worth 1 cent of free unrestricted travel, you’re looking at up to a 4% return on your spending.

But that’s not all…

As a sign-up bonus, you’ll also get up to 25,000 points when you spend $1,000 in your first 3 months, and an extra 5,000 points if you spend $10,000 in the first year – the perfect way to get a jumpstart on your next vacation.

Related: The Ultimate Scotia Gold American Express Review: No FX Fees, Flexible Rewards, And More

Scotia Rewards points

Points earned with this card can be redeemed through the Scotia Rewards program for things like:

  • travel,
  • merchandise,
  • statement credits, and can even be
  • transferred to Scene points.

Just keep in mind that you’ll get the best value if you redeem for travel.

Not only are there are no restrictions on how many points you can redeem at one time, but there are no blackout dates, no airline limitations, and your points are not specific to a certain hotel – you can redeem your points anywhere.

You get to book your reward travel any way you want with any travel provider – just charge it to the card and use your points to pay for it.

And your points can even cover all taxes and fees as well, making for truly free travel.

Added Bonus: Scotia Rewards is our choice for best big bank rewards program.

Plus up to $300 travel bonus.
Ends October 25th.

Perks and benefits

On top of flexible rewards, you’ll get access to a comprehensive suite of travel and purchase insurance, including:

  • no foreign transaction fees, and
  • emergency medical coverage for people over 65.

A Visa or Mastercard with these kinds of rewards and perks would require you to have a high personal or household income – but not American Express.

With an income requirement of only $12,000, this premium credit card is available to almost everyone with a good credit history.

Keep in mind that there’s a $120 annual fee attached to this card, whereas other premium cards usually start at $120 annually.

Frequently Asked Questions

Read our answers to common questions we’ve received so far.

Got a question you don’t see here? Send us a note at [email protected]

I’ve just been approved for the Scotiabank Gold American Express card. When will I get the Amazon e-Gift card?

As per the Terms and Conditions, please allow up to 12 weeks for us to process your gift card after approval confirmation.

I didn’t realize that my Amazon gift card could take up to 12 weeks to arrive – is there a way that you can put a rush on my e-Gift card?

We’ll do our best to send your gift card as soon as we have confirmation of your approval, although this process could take up to 12 weeks. Thank you for your patience.

Will I be getting my Amazon e-Gift card through the mail, or online?

A notice about Amazon e-gift cards will be emailed to approved participants at the email address provided. You should have received a confirmation email right after you claimed your gift card from our offers page. Please make sure you confirm your email so we know we have the correct email address. To resend your confirmation email, login here and use the “click here” link, see below:

Resend Confirmation Email

If you don’t see our email in your inbox, check your spam folder.

I just want to make sure that I followed the correct steps to receive the Amazon e-Gift card. Can you confirm that I will be getting my card?

If you have followed these 4 steps, and you’re approved for the Scotiabank Gold American Express card, your gift card will be on the way.

  1. Create your creditcardGenius account: click the “I Want This Deal” button, enter your full name, email address, and password to create your secure creditcardGenius account.
  2. Apply online: click our Apply button to continue to Scotiabank’s secure website to complete your credit card application. If you were already logged in, you will have been taken to the application immediately without having to click an Apply button.
  3. Verify your email address: after your credit card application is complete, go to your email inbox and click the confirmation link we will send you to confirm your email address and activate your creditcardGenius account. Make sure to check your SPAM folder (our email subject is “Your creditcardGenius Gift Card Offer“).
  4. Get your gift card: if your Scotiabank Gold American Express application is completed and approved, creditcardGenius will email you a notice about your e-Gift card within 12 weeks of receiving your new credit card.

I was approved for the Scotiabank Gold American Express card, but I used a different link than the one from your offers page to apply for the card by accident. Will I still be getting my Amazon e-Gift card?

Unfortunately, no. The only way you can qualify for the gift card is by using the link provided on our offers page.