RWRDS Daily Update – December 16

Here’s your Rewards Canada update! Your near daily dose of loyalty program, credit card and travel news, bonuses, deals and more.

Confirmed Cobalt Multipliers in Japan

Thanks to our reader James for providing details on more merchants in Japan that take Amex and their associated earn rates on the Cobalt Card:

  • Matsuri no Yu (Saitama) – 5x
  • Yakiniku Like – 5x
  • Yodobashi Camera – 1x
  • Tower Records – 1x
  • Don Quijote – 1x
  • Toho Cinemas (Online Ticketing) – 1x
  • Animate – 1x
  • Pasmo Top-Up (Apple Pay) – 1x

You can see these and all other confirmed locations from around the on our American Express Cobalt Card Confirmed Multiplier Locations page

Image via American Express

10% off Rodd Hotels Gift Cards

For fans of Rodd Hotels & Resorts (The family owned hotel chain in Atlantic Canada) you can buy their gift cards with a 10% discount until December 24, 22. Click here to learn more

Image via Rodd Hotels

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Drop: Receive a $10 Signup Bonus when you join Drop and have earned your first 1000 drop points. Use promo code DROPPARTNER10 to redeem. Click here to join Drop

Fairmont Hotels: Save up to 30% on stays at Fairmont Hotels in Canada, United States, Mexico, Barbados, Bermuda, Bahamas. Book by Mar 31, 23 for stays until Apr 30, 23. Click here for more details & to book this offer.

Scotiabank: Make money while you wait. Earn up to 4.60% interest on your MomentumPLUS Savings Accounts for 5 months. Plus earn a $350* welcome bonus with the Scotiabank Ultimate Package!

Get up to 4.75%* total annual interest rate on new deposits ± on your HSBC High Rate Savings Account from October 17, 2022 to January 27, 2023.

Receive $5.00 free with the code AMPLI5 when you join Ampli by Avion Rewards

Canadian Bonus Offers

Prestige Hotels & Resorts Prestige Rewards
– 1,000 bonus Prestige Rewards points per night when you book the 3 for 2 winter sale offer at Prestige Hotels in B.C. Valid until Mar 31, 23. More…

Other Bonus Offers

Marriott Bonvoy
Newport Beach  2,000 Bonus Bonvoy Points for stays at the Renaissance Newport Beach Hotel.. Book now for stays until Feb 24, 23. More…
San Jose  2,000 Bonus Bonvoy Points for stays at the Four Points San Jose Airport. Book now for stays until Feb 7, 23. More…
Santa Cruz  5,000 Bonus Bonvoy Points PER NIGHT for stays at the Hotel Paradox, Autograph Collection, Santa Cruz. Book now for stays until Feb 6, 23. More…

Miles & More
– 30% Bonus Miles & More Miles on select hotel or car bookings made via Hotels & Cars by Points. Book by Dec 31, 22 More…

– 2,000 Bonus Points/Miles when you book a hotel of 2 or more nights via Rocketmiles. Book by Dec 27, 22 More…

Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer
– Receive 30% off KrisFlyer saver award tickets to select Singapore Airlines destinations Worldwide. Book by Dec 31 for travel Jan 1 – 31, 23 More…