Scotiabank American Express Card

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The Scotiabank American Express card earns Scene+ Rewards and gives cardholders the opportunity to earn 2x Scene+ points on a variety of purchase categories.

Rewards Rates

The Scotiabank American Express card accrues Scene+ Rewards points for all purchases made on the card:

  • Earn 3 Scene+ points for every dollar spent at Sobeys, IGA, Safeway, Foodland, FreshCo, Voilà by Sobeys, Voilà by IGA, Voilà by Safeway, Chalo! FreshCo, Thrifty Foods, IGA West, Les Marchés Tradition, Rachelle Béry and Co-Op.
  • Earn 2 Scene+ points for every dollar spent on grocery, dining, entertainment, gas, daily transit, and select streaming purchases.
  • Earn 1 Scene+ point for every dollar spent on all other everyday purchases.

Redeeming Scene+ Rewards

Scene+ Rewards points can be redeemed for travel rewards or towards trip expenses, shopping purchases, statement credits, dining, entertainment, movie tickets, and more.

If you are looking to redeem points, the best value is to apply them against any travel purchase made on your card at the rate of 1 cent per point. This means that you would be able to redeem 10,000 Scene+ Rewards points for $100 in statement credit for trip costs, such as hotel accommodations, flight bookings, or rental cars.

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As this card is part of the American Express network, cardholders are also eligible to access American Express offers. These offers can result in money saved at retailers, restaurants, travel, and more. In order to be eligible, cardholders will need to register for the offer they are interested in.

Insurance Coverage

The Scotiabank American Express credit card offers three types of insurance coverage:

  • Mobile device insurance
  • Purchase security
  • Extended warranty protection

Other Scene+ Rewards Cards You Might Consider

Credit Card Welcome Bonus Net Value
Scotiabank Passport Visa Infinite Card 40,000 Scene+ $400 Apply
Scotiabank Gold American Express Card 40,000 Scene+ $280 Apply
Scotiabank Platinum American Express Card 60,000 Scene+ $201 Apply
Scotiabank Scene Visa Card 7,500 Scene+ $75 Apply

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