One week left for the Scotia Gold American Express with 30,000 points and first year free

This is the final week to grab the Scotia Bank Gold American Express Card with the 30,000 point sign up bonus worth $300 in travel and having the first year annual fee waived. Starting on November 1st, the bonus points will be lower but the good news is that it will still have the annual fee waived.

The card has
some very
strong category earning (4x points on Gas, Grocery, Dining
& Entertainment) and since it is first year free
you essentially get that $300 for free (the 30,000 point sign up bonus) as long as you apply by October 31.


This card ranked second in the Travel Points Card with annual fee category and fifth overall in our 2017 Top Travel Rewards Credit card rankings and will most likely continue to be on our monthly top 5 credit card sign up offers.

Here are some details on the card:

Scotiabank Gold American Express Card

30,000 Scotia Rewards bonus points,with $750 in net purchases in first three months – worth $300 in travel. Apply Online

Earn 4x Scotia Rewards points for every $1 you spend at gas stations, grocery stores, on dining and entertainment Earn one point on all other eligible purchases

Extraordinary travel benefits

Flexible Point Redemption

Comprehensive travel insurance

  • Use your points to purchase travel online or
    over the phone through our full-service travel agency. Or book your own
    travel using your card and go online to redeem points for the purchase.

  • Receive discounts and other special offers on hotels, airfare, car rentals, cruises and vacation packages.

  • Complimentary Concierge Services

  • Low price airfare alerts

  • Receive up to 25% off qualifying car rentals

  • Travel emergency medical coverage is automatically provided for eligible persons for up to 25 consecutive days

  • Redeem points for merchandise and other rewards

For more details or to apply for the card please see here.

You can also read our in depth review of the card here