RBC Rewards Visa Preferred Card

Benefits & RBC Points Calculator
Review the benefits of the RBC Rewards Visa Preferred and calculate how many RBC Rewards points you can earn based on the spend amounts you enter.
Last Updated 2022-06-08

The RBC Rewards Visa Preferred Card offers 1 RBC Point per $1 spent on all purchases ran through the card. Benefits of the card include savings and bonus points with Petro-Canada, access to RBC offers, and solid travel insurance.

Since RBC Points have an average value of 1 cent each, you're looking at a 1% return across all of your card purchases.

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RBC Rewards Visa Preferred rewards rate

The RBC Rewards Visa Preferred Card earns RBC points at a rate of 1 point per $1 spent on all purchases. There's no cap on how many points you can earn with the card overall.

RBC Rewards Visa Preferred benefits

Petro-Canada Savings

RBC credit card holders save 3 cents per litre on fuel with Petro-Canada. You'll also earn 20% more Petro-Points when fueling up.

Additional Be Well Points

As a cardholder, you can link your RBC Rewards Visa Preferred Card to your Be Well card to earn 50 Be Well points for every $1 spent on eligible products at Rexall. You'll also be able redeem points faster for savings on store purchases at a rate of 25,000 Be Well Points for $10 in credit.

DoorDash Benefit

You can link your RBC Rewards Visa Preferred Card to your DoorDash account to get a 12-month complimentary DashPass subscription (about $120 in value) and to enjoy unlimited deliveries with $0 delivery fees on orders of $12 or more when you pay with your RBC credit card.

The DoorDash benefit is temporary/promotional and currently lasts until July 5th, 2023.

Travel & Shopping Insurance

RBC Rewards Visa Preferred points value

Redemption option Redemption value in cents
General travel redemptions through RBC Travel portal 1
Charitable donations 1
Using points for merchandise 0.75 - 0.85
Gift card redemptions 0.71
Redeeming points for statement credits 0.58

RBC Rewards points earned with the RBC Rewards Visa Preferred Card are worth 1 cent each when redeemed for general travel. This means 10,000 points will have an average value of $100.

RBC Rewards Visa Preferred points transfer


RBC Rewards points can be transferred to WestJet Dollars and Hudson's Bay Rewards which will give your points a value of 1 cent each. That makes both of these transfer partners great options if you don't want to redeem points for travel.

Only Avion cardmembers can transfer points to British Airways, American Airlines, and Cathay Pacific.

RBC Rewards points calculator

Input your monthly and yearly spend amounts into our RBC Rewards calculator to find out how much you can earn with the RBC Rewards Preferred Visa. Compare the results side by side up to two credit cards to find out which cards are best for you.

Any spend entered into the primary card column (the first column) will carry over to all credit card calculators on the site, so there's no need to re-enter spend when viewing other credit cards.

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