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AIR MILES® 101: How to Earn Reward Miles with®


Who doesn’t love the ease and comfort of shopping right from your couch or on-the-go on your phone? With, you can do just that and earn AIR MILES® Reward MilesTM while you’re at it. Here is a step-by-step guide to using

What is

Think of as a virtual mall, filled with hundreds of online stores, and you get to shop at any store you want with total ease while earning tons of Miles on your eligible purchases. From fashion to makeup, everyday necessities to tech, has many of the stores you’re already shopping at and lots of new ones to discover.

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How Do I Use

It’s easy to use! Just follow these steps:

1. Sign In
Login to with your collector number.

2. Browse stores and offers
The fun part! Browse through hundreds of online stores and exclusive offers. Click “Shop Now” to be redirected to the store’s site where you can start filling up your cart.

3. Get those Miles 
From there, just shop as you normally would. Once you’ve chosen your items, complete your purchase online. At most participating stores you’ll get 1 AIR MILES® Reward Mile™ for every $20 you spend before taxes and shipping. Terms apply.* Keep an eye out for any Bonus Miles being offered as well.

What Kind of Stores Are Available On

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There are hundreds of online stores available on, including Amazon, H&M, Sephora, and more. But, since there are so many, here’s a list of categories you can find there:

Baby, Kids, & Toys
Books, Music, & Movies
Department and Grocery Stores
Financial Services
Gifts & Flowers
Health & Beauty
Home & Outdoors
Office & School Supplies

Maximizing Your Miles

Here are a couple of ways that will really help you start racking up your Miles as you shop through

Look For Multipliers

While you’re browsing through the stores online, look for the Miles multiplier icons to take advantage of offers. They can range anywhere from 2x Miles to 10x Miles or more. We sometimes feature site-wide multiplier events that can be stacked with store-specific multipliers to get you more Miles, faster.

Shop With an AIR MILES® Credit Card

Did you know that AIR MILES® Credit Card holders get rewarded up to 7.8x faster?** Each type of credit card has its own set of special benefits, and when you use your AIR MILES® credit card to pay through, you earn Miles twice.***

What Can I Do with All Those Miles?

Ok, you’ve shopped, you’ve earned, and now you have all these Miles you can use to treat yourself! How you use your Miles depends on what you’ve set your balance preference to. You can use them in-store at Metro or Shell, or on eVouchers with Cash Miles.**** Or, if you collect more Dream Miles, you can redeem them for travel and travel essentials, tickets, or top merchandise.

What you choose to redeem your Miles on is totally up to you, and you’ve got a lot of options!

Now that we’ve gone through how to use and what to use all those Miles you earn on, it’s time to shop! After all, you’re already online, so why not explore now and get a little extra while you shop.

* Base Offer: Get 1 AIR MILES® Reward Mile for every $20 CDN that you spend per transaction per online store excluding shipping, handling, duties and taxes. Base offer may vary, click “Store Info” on online store logo on for offer details. All online stores are subject to change and may be withdrawn without notice at any time. Collector must sign in at before purchasing in order to get Reward Miles. Reward Miles will be posted to your Collector Account within 60 days. 

**Based on a comparison between February 2021 and July 2021 showing an average of 2,557 AIR MILES Reward Miles earned by collectors who used an AIR MILES credit card vs. the average of 327 Miles earned by collectors who didn’t use an AIR MILES credit card.

***Earn Miles twice when you use your BMO AIR MILES Mastercard or BMO AIR MILES World Elite Mastercard and show your AIR MILES card at AIR MILES partners. The amount of Miles you earn depends on the earn rate offered by the AIR MILES partner and the earn rate offered on your BMO AIR MILES credit card. 

**** Use the Cash Miles in your AIR MILES Cash account in-store in increments of 95 Cash Miles for every $10 towards your purchases at participating AIR MILES partner locations (gift cards and near-cash products are excluded and other exclusions may also apply) and online at in increments of 95 Cash Miles for every $10 worth of value from participating reward partners. Evouchers can be used at participating reward partners’ locations in Canada only. See specific evoucher reward page for details including any applicable limits and restrictions. Standard daily Cash Miles usage limits and terms and conditions apply. All rewards offered are subject to the terms and conditions of the AIR MILES Reward Program, are subject to change and may be withdrawn without notice. For complete details, visit 

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