SimplyCash™ Preferred Card from American Express

Great reasons to get this card for your everyday purchases

  • Earn 5% cashback in your first 6 months (up to $300)
  • Earn 2% cash back when your Welcome Rate ends
  • Travel & Shopping Coverage
  • Cardmembers can purchase Front Of The Line presale tickets or make Front Of The Line reservations to some of the most in-demand concerts, theatre productions, restaurants and special events, often before the general public.
Annual Fee: $99
Additional Card: $0
Purchase Rate: 19.99%
Cash Advance Rate: 22.99%

Card Details

Eligibility Requirements: 

  • You are a Canadian resident and have a Canadian credit file.
  • You are the age of majority in the province or territory where you live.


Key Benefits:

  • EARN A GREAT CASH BACK RATE ON EVERYTHING YOU BUY WITH THE CARD: Earn 5% cashback in your first 6 months. Earn 2% cash back when your Welcome Rate ends.
  • REFER A FRIEND: Refer a friend and you could earn a bonus of $150cash back for each approved referral up to a maximum annual referral bonus of $2,250 Cash Back.
  • ADVANCED & RESERVED TICKET ACCESS, SPECIAL OFFERS, AND EXPERIENCES: American Express Invites® including Front Of The Line opens the door to great music, theatre, dining, film, fashion and shopping experiences.
  • CAR RENTAL THEFT AND DAMAGE INSURANCE: Save money when travelling with complimentary Car Rental Theft and Damage Insurance. Where allowed by law, you will be automatically covered for damage or theft of your rental car with an MSRP of up to $85,000. Please review the insurance certificate for further details.


Earning Cash Back
New SimplyCashTM Preferred Card from American Express Cardmembers can earn 5% cash back on purchases for the first 6 months of Cardmembership (up to $300 cash back)
Earn 2% cash back when your Welcome Rate ends.
There’s no limit to how much cash back you can earn.


Additional Features

he preferred rate for purchases is 19.99% and funds advances is 22.99%. If you have Missed Payments, the applicable rates for your account will be 23.99% and/or 26.99%. See the information box included with the application for the definition of Missed Payment and which rates apply to charges on your account and other details.

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