† You can qualify for this offer if you apply and are approved for a new CIBC Aventura® Visa* card beginning March 1, 2023.
If you apply and are approved for a new CIBC Aventura® Visa*, you can receive up to 2,500 bonus Aventura Points for completing the below activities within 60 days of your CIBC Aventura® Visa* account approval. The following activities are worth 500 Aventura Points each: 1. Share your email address with CIBC; 2. Sign up for eStatements for your new Aventura Visa card; 3. Add an authorized user on your new Aventura Visa card; 4. Hold any eligible CIBC Chequing Account; and 5. Add your Aventura Visa card with Apple Pay® or Samsung Pay or Google Pay™. It may take up to two statement cycles for the bonus Aventura Points to appear on your credit card statement after each of the above activities have been completed. You can provide us with your email address and sign up for eStatements through CIBC Online Banking, by visiting a branch or calling 1-800-465-4653 Opens your phone app.. This offer is applicable to the first authorized user added only. Your authorized users will be issued the additional card(s) automatically when we get your request, as long as your credit card account is: a) still in good standing at that time, and b) your request does not exceed a total of 3 authorized users (counting any existing authorized users you may already have). Authorized users under the age of 13 can only be added by calling CIBC at 1-800-465-4653 Opens your phone app.. You must hold any of the following CIBC Chequing accounts: CIBC Everyday® Chequing Account, CIBC Smart™ Account, CIBC SmartPlus® Account, CIBC US$ Personal Account, CIBC Personal Chequing Account, CIBC EverydayPlus® Chequing Account, CIBC Waive Account®, CIBC MenuPlus® – Maximize Interest Account, CIBC Chequing Savings Account. If you already have an existing eligible CIBC Chequing account or shared your email address with CIBC, you will be qualified to receive the 500 Aventura Points each. If you do not have an eligible account you may apply at the CIBC chequing accounts page Opens in a new window. or by calling 1-866-525-8622 Opens your phone app.. To learn more about the mobile payment options, visit Ways to Pay.
To obtain an Airline Travel Reward, you must redeem at least 80% of the total number of Aventura Points required to purchase it. If you don’t have enough Aventura Points to purchase an Airline Travel Reward in full, you may make a Top Up Purchase of Aventura Points for up to 20% of the total Aventura Points required for the flight excluding Taxes and Other Charges. For Top Up Purchases, Aventura Points may be purchased at a rate of 3 cents per Aventura Point plus applicable taxes. The Top Up Purchase will be charged to your Card and does not earn Aventura Points. Top Up Purchases cannot be refunded or reversed.
Offer applies to newly approved card accounts only; transfers from an existing CIBC credit card to a CIBC Aventura® Visa* Card are excluded. Card account must be open and in good standing at the time the Aventura Points are awarded. Aventura Points are awarded to you within 8 weeks after all qualifying purchase(s) are posted to your account. For this offer, the following do not qualify as purchases: cash advances, CIBC Global Money Transfers™, balance transfers, CIBC Convenience Cheques, fees, interest, Aventura Points redemptions and payments. It may take up to several business days for purchases to be posted to your account. This offer is not transferable. This offer may be withdrawn or changed without prior notice at any time. Card account must be open and in good standing at the time the Aventura Points are awarded. This offer may be revoked if you appear to be manipulating or abusing it, or are engaged in any suspicious or fraudulent activity, as determined by CIBC in its sole discretion.
◊◊ This offer applies to CIBC Global Money Transfers purchases posted to the primary cardholder’s credit card account between February 1, 2023 and September 30, 2023. Earn 1 Aventura point for every $8.00 CA spent on a CIBC Global Money Transfer. This offer may be withdrawn or changed without prior notice at any time. This offer may be revoked if you appear to be manipulating or abusing it, or are engaged in any suspicious or fraudulent activity, as determined by CIBC in its sole discretion.
1 For full details, see maximum ticket prices and Aventura Flight Rewards Chart at the CIBC Rewards Centre Opens a new window in your browser.. Some airlines may impose fees, restrictions or other conditions on air travel. Aventura Points will be cancelled if they remain unredeemed for 60 days after you voluntarily close your Aventura credit card account or within 12 months of the primary cardholder’s death.
2 Aventura Points are earned on card purchases less returns, and not on cash advances, CIBC Global Money Transfers™, interest, fees, balance transfers, payments, regular CIBC Convenience Cheques or Aventura Points redemptions. Aventura Rewards and Program Terms may change without notice. Taxes, fees and surcharges may apply to Rewards. Aventura Points earned on purchases during a monthly statement period may not be credited to you if your card is not in good standing at any time during the monthly statement period. We may make special offers, including offers to earn Aventura Points on CIBC Global Money Transfers, which may be for a limited period and contain additional terms and conditions.
3 Earn 1 Aventura Point on purchases (excluding returns) at merchants classified in the credit card network as grocery stores, service stations or automated gas dispensers, or drug stores. This bonus Aventura Points offer is only available on the first $6,000 in net annual card purchases on your account (meaning purchases by all cardholders) at grocery, drug store and gas merchants; after that, net card purchases at grocery, drug store and gas merchants will earn Aventura Points at the regular rate. The $6,000 limit will reset to zero after the day your December statement is printed. Terms, conditions and eligible merchant categories may change without notice.
4 Bonus (double) Aventura Points are earned on each dollar charged to the card on CIBC Rewards Centre travel purchases charged to the card other than taxes, insurance, service charges or similar items. Aventura Points are not earned on travel obtained by redeeming Aventura Points.
5 CIBC foreign exchange rates apply. A CIBC Global Money Transfer and a Foreign Exchange transaction counts towards your allowable transaction limit, bank account transaction fees may apply. Must have a CIBC chequing, savings, or personal line of credit account or pay using an eligible CIBC credit card to send a CIBC Global Money Transfer. Most transfers are completed within 1 to 3 business days. Only primary credit cardholders can use their eligible credit card account to pay for the CIBC Global Money Transfer service.
6 CIBC does not charge interest on a CIBC Global Money Transfer appearing on your statement if we receive full payment of the Amount Due (or for a CIBC Global Money Transfer that has been converted to an Installment Plan during that statement period, if we receive payment in full of the Balance) by the payment due date for that statement. Capitalized terms in this footnote have the meanings set out in the CIBC Cardholder Agreement.
Read the CIBC Global Money Transfer Agreement (PDF, 135 KB) Opens in a new window..
7 Requested redemption amount must be equal to or less than the cardholder’s available Aventura Points balance. Aventura Points to dollars conversion ratio is determined by CIBC and can be changed at any time without notice. Shopping with Points redemptions are non-refundable, non-exchangeable and non-transferable unless you are advised otherwise. Only primary cardholders are permitted to perform a Shopping with Points redemption. Authorized Users and Delegates are not eligible. Shopping with Points redemptions are eligible only for authorized transactions that are not posted to the card account. The redemption of your Aventura Points will be treated as a payment to your account and not as a credit. Refer to the Cardholder Agreement to learn how payments are applied to your account.
8 Only primary cardholders are permitted to perform a “Payment with Points” or “Financial Product with Points” redemption. Authorized users and delegates are not eligible. Redemptions are non-refundable, non-exchangeable and non-transferable unless you are advised otherwise. Requested redemption amount must be equal to or less than the cardholder’s available points balance. Points to dollars conversion ratio is determined by CIBC and can be changed at any time without notice.
Payment with Points redemption towards credit cards balances will be reflected within two business days.
9 To participate in this offer, you must have a CIBC Aventura® Visa* Card. For full offer details, refer to the CIBC and Journie Rewards Program Terms and Conditions (PDF, 135 KB) Opens in a new window..
10 Participating locations include select retail Chevron, Fas Gas (after Oct 6, 2021), Pioneer or Ultramar branded gas stations in Canada. For a full list of participating stations, visit Journie Opens in a new window..
11 You will save three cents ($0.03) per litre at the time of your purchase if you present your Journie Rewards card or app and use your linked CIBC card to pay. Available at participating locations on any grade of gasoline or diesel up to 100 litres per transaction. To get the discount, you must be enrolled in and use CIBC Online Banking® or the CIBC Mobile Banking® App to link your eligible CIBC card(s) to Journie Rewards. Card linking may take up to two (2) business days. To participate in this offer, you must have a CIBC debit card or personal credit card issued by CIBC. All Simplii cards are excluded. For full program terms and conditions, visit the CIBC Journie page.
12 Once your Journie Rewards account has reached three hundred (300) Journie Points, you will automatically save an additional seven cents ($0.07) per litre on your next fuel purchase transaction made within 30 days, up to a maximum of 100 litres. Once you pass 300 points, your balance will reset and start counting toward 300 points and your next seven cents ($0.07) fuel discount. For more details, visit Journie Opens in a new window..
13 Interest rates may change from time to time. “Cash” means cash advances, balance transfer and Convenience Cheques.
14 Cash advances bear interest from the date they are taken from your credit card account and are subject to available credit and available cash. Cash advances do not earn cash back.
15 Insurance coverage(s) included with CIBC credit cards are underwritten by Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance Company of Canada (RSA). Different cards will have different coverage(s). To learn about which coverage(s) are included with a specific card, and important information regarding coverage eligibility requirements, benefits, limitations and exclusions, review the insurance certificate(s) in your card package at Agreements and Insurance. Some insurance coverage(s) require purchase(s), auto rentals, common carrier fares, hotel or motel and other trip costs to be charged to the card to activate coverage. Other conditions may also apply. Certain RSA coverages are “excess insurance” (all other sources of insurance and recovery must be exhausted before coverage is available). For more information, call RSA toll-free at 1-866-363-3338 Opens your phone app. in Canada, continental U.S. and Hawaii or collect from elsewhere at 905-403-3338 Opens your phone app.. Learn more about card insurance Opens in a new tab..
16 CIBC Payment Protector Insurance for Credit Cards is optional creditor’s group insurance underwritten by Canadian Premier Life Insurance Company under a group policy issued to CIBC as group policyholder.