This is a solid choice for any Canadian who wants to earn a good 1% back on any purchases and gain access to a wide range of perks and benefits. With a fee of $30 a year, you can use this card to enroll in the BONUSDOLLARS rewards program, so you can receive your bonus points for various rewards.
Just like with any other Desjardins card, with the Elegance Gold you are not liable if your card details are stolen and cybercriminals use your card. You can integrate this card with your mobile phone payment app and pay seamlessly with your phone.
With this card, you can receive up to $5,000 in advance from anywhere in the world. Additionally, you can get protection for your personal property or for gifts you purchase using this card. The upper limit you can get is $50k per account.
In terms of perks, Desjardins Elegance Gold Visa gives you up to $1,000 in smartphone/tablet insurance. If your device is stolen, malfunctions or is lost, you can get $1,000 back. On shorter trips, you also get 3 days' insurance, plus 24/7 travel support.
With this card, you can get into Desjardin's Accord D program. Order an additional card for free and let your spouse capitalize on the 1% cashback.