American Express wins again in Canada's Top Travel Rewards Credit Cards rankings

American Express wins again in Canada's Top Travel Rewards Credit Cards 
rankings 
Rewards Canada reveals best Credit Cards for travel-savvy Canadians 
MARKHAM, ON, June 11, 2013 /CNW/ - American ExpressCanadacomes out on top 
again in Reward Canada's fifth annual ranking of the Top Travel Rewards Credit 
Cards in Canada. Three American Express Cards were chosen as top Cards in 
three out of the five categories that are ranked annually, and a total of six 
Amex Cards were recommended overall. 
"We are proud that our Cards have been recognized consistently over the past 
five years by Rewards Canada, ," saidMegan McKee, Vice President of Consumer 
Charge Cards & New Business Development. "We go to great lengths to ensure 
that the service we're providing our Cardmembers is unparalleled and to ensure 
that our Cardmembers receive the best travel benefits possible." 
The rankings by Rewards Canada looks at various factors including cost of 
ownership, rate of return, the associated loyalty program (co-brand), ease of 
redemption, Card acceptance, partnerships, issuing bank and benefits. The 
Cards are ranked in five main categories: Top Travel Points Credit Card (with 
no annual fee), Top Travel Points Credit Card (with annual fee), Top Hybrid 
Credit/Charge Card (with annual fee), Top Airline Credit/Charge Card, Top 
Hotel Credit Card. 
The following American Express Cards were ranked as the number one Card in 
their category: 


    --  American Express Blue Sky Credit Card as Top Travel Points
        Credit Card (with no annual fee)
    --  American Express Gold Rewards Card as Top Hybrid Travel
        Credit/Charge Card (with annual fee)
    --  Starwood Preferred Guest Credit Card from American Express as
        Top Hotel Credit Card

As well, the Platinum Card from American Express ranked third in the Top 
Hybrid Travel Credit/Charge Card (with annual fee), the American Express Air 
Miles Credit Card ranked third in the Top Travel Points Credit Card (with no 
annual fee) and the AeroplanPlus Platinum Charge Card ranked fourth in the Top 
Airline Credit/Charge Card category. For more information on the Rewards 
Canada Top Travel Rewards Credit Cards rankings for 2013, please visit: 
http://www.rewardscanada.ca/topcc2013/

About American ExpressCanada
American Express inCanadaoperates as Amex Bank ofCanadaand 
AmexCanadaInc. Both are wholly owned subsidiaries of the New York based 
American Express Travel Related Services Company, Inc., the largest operating 
unit of the American Express Company. Amex Bank ofCanadais the issuer of 
American Express charge and credit cards, with outstanding products like the 
American Express® Gold Rewards Card, and the American Express® 
AeroplanPlus® Gold Card. AmexCanadaInc. operates the Corporate Travel and 
Travellers Cheques divisions in Canada. American Express opened its first 
offices inTorontoand Hamilton in 1853 and now employs 3,700 Canadians 
coast-to-coast. For more information, visitAmericanExpress.caor connect 
with us at Facebook.com/AmericanExpressCanada.

Kate Weersink 416-644-2241 kate.weersink@highroad.com

SOURCE: American Express

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CO: American Express
ST: Ontario
NI: FIN ENT 

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