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Reward your personality with World MasterCardTM

From July 3 to October 31, 2014, apply for a World MastercardTM and receive a free HEAD Speed Pro tennis racquet, a value of $2501.

With the World MasterCardTM, accumulate and trade in your points2 for travel discounts with no restrictions with regards to flights, travel agencies or seating.

Sign up today

® Registered trademark of MasterCard International Inc. National Bank is an authorized user.

1 Subject to credit approval by National Bank. Promotion applies to card activated by the applicant prior to October 31, 2014. To be eligible, you must not already hold a National Bank MasterCard credit card. You must also have a gross annual income of $60,000 or more, or a combined annual income (with the co-applicant) of $100,000 or more. For more information on the World MasterCardTM, visit The applicant (and co-applicant, if applicable) must have a valid email address. The warranty on the tennis racquet is provided by the manufacturer, HEAD. For more information, call 1-800-265-7257. Subject to product availability. The supplier reserves the right to substitute another product of comparable value if the product is unavailable. National Bank reserves the right to end this promotion at any time. Limit of one (1) racquet per credit card account. This promotion cannot be combined with any other promotion. 

2 The National Bank of Canada World MasterCardTM offers you accelerated point accumulation on every purchase dollar between $20,001 and $30,000 of total net purchase volume. The accelerated point accumulation is calculated on a period of 12 months from the date at which the account was opened. The net purchase volume is the amount corresponds to the account of purchases on the account, minus returns and refunds. Annual fees, balance transfers and cash advances are not included in this calculation.

PayPass now allows you to tap for purchases up to $100.
Tap more often. Save more time.

Shopping with PayPassTM is the fast, safe, and easy way to pay. No need to swipe or insert your card. No signature. No PIN. And forget about fumbling for cash.

Now you can tap your National Bank MasterCard® for purchases up to $100… in places you shop all the time, like participating grocery stores, liquor stores and drugstores.*

For a complete list of PayPass-enabled merchants, visit

* Subject to merchant availability.

®/TM MasterCard and the MasterCard Brand Mark are registered trademarks and PayPass is a trademark of MasterCard International Incorporated. © 2014 MasterCard. All rights reserved.

Special offers for National Bank MasterCard cardholders 

Did you know that as you hold a National Bank MasterCard credit card, you have access to special offers negociated for you? Discover them right away! 



MTL à TABLE, Montreal’s restaurant week, is an invitation to an 11-day celebration of the best of Montréal’s gastronomy. From October 30 to November 9, this culinary rendezvous will showcase delicious fixed-price menus ($19, $29 and $39) in more than 135 restaurants around the city as well as an array of special activities. To find out more about MTL à TABLE, visit

If you already have a National Bank MasterCard credit card, you’ll earn 4X more points when you use it to pay the bill in a participating MTL à TABLE restaurant from October 30 to November 9, 2014. Plus, you’ll earn 2X more points when you use it to pay the bill in a participating MTL à TABLE restaurant from November 10 to 30, 2014.

And that’s not all!

As a National Bank MasterCard cardholder, you get the first scoop on the list of all participating restaurants.

“VIP weekend as part of MTL à TABLE” contest

Win a VIP weekend as part of MTL à TABLE, from November 7 to 9, 2014, for two people, including hotel accommodations at the St Paul Hotel in Old Montreal and many more benefits!

See the constest rules

MasterCard contest

MasterCard Contest

Pay with your National Bank MasterCard® at participating groceries from August 15 to September 30, 2014, and you will automatically get a chance to win!


* NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Contest starts on July 15, 2014 at 9:00:01 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) and ends 11:59:59 p.m. ET September 30, 2014 (the “Contest Period”). Open to participating issuer MasterCard® cardholders who are legal residents of Canada and have reached the age of majority or older in their province/territory of residence at the time of entry. Two hundred (200) Grand Prizes available to be won, each consisting of a MasterCard Prepaid card, maximum retail value of $200 CDN. Receive one (1) entry for each eligible MasterCard card PayPass™ purchase made at participating grocery stores during the Contest Period. Write-in entries are subject to the same eligibility criteria applicable to other entries. Skill-testing question required. Odds of winning depend on number of entries received and the number of entries accumulated by the same person. One (1) Grand Prize per winner. For the purposes of these rules, the participant is the person who is the primary cardholder of the account or hose name appears on the write-in entry. The prize will be remitted to that person, if he or she is selected and declared a winner. Visit for full contest rules and regulations, including no purchase entry details.

Gregory Charles’ Vintage show

Discover Gregory Charles’ new one-of-a-kind show presented by National Bank. Use your National Bank MasterCard credit card to pay for your tickets and get 15% off regular-price tickets! Visit for more information on performance dates. 

Call 514-316-1950 or, toll free, 1-888-978-6471 to purchase tickets.


The 15% rebate applies to regular-price tickets, tax included, for admissible performances. Service fees not included. Tickets must be charged to the National Bank MasterCard account. Purchase must be made by telephone by dialing 514-316-1950 or, toll free, 1-888-978-6471.

Salle André-Mathieu shows

The Salle André-Mathieu offers a wide range of shows: comedy, music and varieties. There is a show for everyone!

Offer yourself a show to remember and enjoy a 10% discount on regular-price tickets when you charge your purchase to your MasterCard National Bank account. For more details about upcoming shows, go to

For tickets, call 450-667-2040 or come to the ticket booth.


The 10% discount applies to regular-price tickets, tax included, for admissible performances at Salle André-Mathieu. Service fees not included. Tickets must be charged to the National Bank MasterCard account. Certain conditions apply. Go to for more details.

Théâtre Banque Nationale de Chicoutimi shows

Located at the heart of Chicoutimi, the Théâtre Banque Nationale offers culture addicts a wide selection of shows in a chic and contemporary ambient. As a National Bank MasterCard cardholder, get a discount of 20% on the regular price of tickets. 

To learn more about the program and to get tickets, call 418 698-4080.


The 20% discount applies to regular-price tickets, tax included, for admissible performances at Théâtre Banque Nationale. Offer available by telephone when you dial 418 698-4080 or in different sales points. To get the discount, you must present your National Bank client card or your National Bank Mastercard credit card. Service fees not included. This offer cannot be combined with any other offer or promotion.