1 You can qualify for this offer if you apply and are approved for a new CIBC Dividend® Visa* Card for Students beginning August 10, 2023.
If you apply and are approved for a new CIBC Dividend® Visa* Card for Students, you will receive a one-time $50 cash back on your first purchase made within the first 4 monthly statement periods.
Cash back is awarded at the end of the year as a credit on your December statement.
Offer applies to newly approved card accounts only; transfers from an existing CIBC credit card to a CIBC Dividend® Visa* Card for Students are excluded. This offer is not transferable. This offer may be withdrawn or changed without prior notice at any time.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. For this offer, the following do not qualify as purchases: cash advances, CIBC Global Money Transfers™, interest, fees, balance transfers, payments or CIBC Convenience Cheques.
2 Cash reward offer begins on April 29, 2023, at 12:01 am ET. Offer available to Canadian residents and international students enrolled in CIBC’s ISBO Deposit Program, who meet the eligibility requirements for the CIBC Smart™ Start or CIBC Smart™ for Students benefit, and from 2019 to the time of opening the account are not holders or joint holders of a CIBC chequing account, all as determined by CIBC in its sole discretion. To qualify for this offer, open a CIBC Smart™ Account with a CIBC Smart Start or CIBC Smart for Students benefit. Within 2 months after the month of opening the account, earn a cash reward when you complete the following actions: (i) get $25 when funds are deposited or transferred into your account and you provide your email address; (ii) get $50 for 1 recurring direct deposit; (iii) get $50 when you complete your choice of: (a) 2 different recurring pre-authorized debits within the same calendar month; or (b) 5 Visa Debit purchases within the same calendar month; or (c) 2 online bill payments of at least $50 each within the same calendar month. The direct deposit and the pre-authorized debit must remain in effect for at least 1 year from after the month of opening the account. Eligibility of transactions will be determined by CIBC in its sole discretion. Offer cannot be combined with any other offer, reward or rebate unless otherwise indicated by CIBC. The cash reward will be deposited into your account within 7 months (or 10 months for ISBO) after you have opened the account. Other conditions apply; review the terms and conditions (PDF, 160 KB) Opens in a new window..
3 A transaction includes cheques, withdrawals, transfers, pre-authorized payments, bill payments (including CIBC Credit Cards and CIBC Personal Lines of Credit) and debit purchases. For CIBC eAdvantage Savings Accounts, a transaction does not include transfers to your other CIBC personal bank account(s) and to your CIBC Personal Line(s) of Credit (except Interac e-Transfer service which will be treated as a transaction) and transfers to your CIBC Credit Card account(s). For all accounts, transfers to CIBC-branded loans (excluding CIBC Personal Lines of Credit), mortgages and investments (registered and non-registered) are free. “CIBC-branded” means any brand that has CIBC in its name. Other fees (in addition to any transaction fee) include: withdrawals from non-CIBC bank machines (for CIBC Smart Plus Accounts, the fee for all non-CIBC ATM withdrawals in Canada, the U.S. and internationally is rebated each month; for CIBC Smart Accounts and for clients enrolled in CIBC Smart Start or CIBC Smart for Students, the fee for 1 non-CIBC ATM withdrawal made in Canada is rebated each month), Interac e-Transfer® transactions (the Interac e-Transfer fee is waived for CIBC Smart Accounts, CIBC Smart Plus Accounts and for clients who are enrolled in CIBC Smart Start, CIBC Premium Growth Account with CIBC Advantage for Youth, CIBC Smart for Students, and CIBC Advantage for Students on the CIBC Everyday Chequing Account; clients 65 years of age and older do not pay the Interac e-Transfer fee on any CIBC chequing account) and foreign currency transactions (including cheques written in currencies other than the account currency).
4 The additional $1.50 service fee is waived for sending Interac e-Transfer transactions. Each Interac e-Transfer transaction you send counts as a transaction for calculating your monthly fee. Maximum dollar amount applies for Interac e-Transfer transactions. For details, review the CIBC Interac e-Transfer Terms and Conditions (PDF, 300 KB) Opens in a new window..
5 The CIBC Investor’s Edge® Free Online Trading for Young Investors Offer (the “Offer”) begins May 10, 2022 and makes all clients aged 18–24 who have CIBC Smart™ Start with their deposit account and a CIBC Investor’s Edge account eligible to receive:
Unlimited commission-free trading for North American online equity and ETF trades in an eligible CIBC Investor’s Edge account, and a waiver of annual account administration fees, until the last day in the year that the client reaches age 24 (the “Free Trading Period”).
i. Applicable annual administration fees on registered and non-registered accounts will be waived during the Free Trading Period.
ii. The CIBC Investor’s Edge account types eligible for the Offer are as follows, with no minimum account balance required:
a. Investment account — individual
b. Retirement Savings Plan (RSP) account — individual
c. Tax-Free Savings Account (TFSA)
iii. After the Free Trading Period ends, the CIBC Smart Start benefits end, or the client otherwise no longer qualifies for the Offer, clients will be charged regular pricing.
iv. The Offer is non-transferable. The Offer may not be combined with other CIBC Investor’s Edge promotional offers. For full offer details, review the Terms and Conditions (PDF, 70 KB) Opens in a new window.. CIBC Investor’s Edge is a division of CIBC Investor Services Inc. and a subsidiary of CIBC.
6 Interest rates may change from time to time. "Cash" means cash advances, balance transfers and CIBC Convenience Cheques.
7 Cash advances do not earn cash back. Cash advances bear interest from the date they are taken from your credit card account and are subject to available credit and available cash.
8 Total value of up to $700 is calculated as follows: $11.99 for an SPC+ Membership + $203.40 fee waiver for unlimited transactions using a CIBC Smart™ Account + $200 in annual administrative fee waivers for a non-registered and a RRSP account at CIBC Investor’s Edge + assumes you make a Global Money Transfer of $25,000 or more for $300 back = Total Value of up to $715.39 per client.
9 To be eligible for a free SPC membership, you must hold an eligible CIBC product at the time you register for the membership, which you must do through CIBC online or mobile banking. Eligible CIBC products include a CIBC Youth or Student bank account, Student credit card or Student line of credit. A complete list of eligible CIBC products can be found under "How do I qualify for SPC membership with CIBC?". Joint account holders of eligible CIBC products are not eligible for membership. You must also be a legal resident of Canada who is 14 years of age or over, but under the age of 30 years if the eligible CIBC product you use to qualify for the membership is a student line of credit. The membership will automatically renew and remain in effect for as long as you hold an eligible CIBC product.
10 CIBC foreign exchange rates apply. A Global Money Transfer and a Foreign Exchange transaction counts towards your allowable transaction limit, bank account transaction fees may apply. The recipient bank may charge the recipient a transfer fee. Must have a CIBC chequing, savings, personal line of credit or eligible credit card account to send a CIBC Global Money Transfer. Most transfers are completed by the next business day. However, there are times when a transfer requires 2 to 3 business days to be completed.
Review the CIBC Global Money Transfer Agreement (PDF, 135 KB) Opens in a new window..