Terms & Conditions
BMO InvestorLine Spring 2011 Promotion (the "Promotion")
The Promotion begins on May 3, 2011 at 12:00AM ET and ends on August 31, 2011 at 11:59PM ET (the "Promotion Period").
How to Qualify
To qualify for the Promotion and receive ONE of the awards described below, you must:
- Open one (1) new BMO InvestorLine "Qualifying Account". See below for a list of Qualifying Accounts).
- For new clients or existing clients opening a new account, enter one (1) promotion code for the desired award, into the Online Application (OLAP) at the time of account application as follows:
Existing clients can opt in to the Promotion using your Qualifying Account by selecting "Opt in with my existing account" at the bottom of your MyLink® message or by accessing the Opt in page via the promotional ad badge on the Home Page.
- 250CHOICE to receive two hundred and fifty dollars CDN ($250 CDN) cash back, or
- 1300CHOICE and your AIR MILES® collector number to receive one thousand and three hundred (1300) AIR MILES reward miles.
- Deposit a minimum of $100,000 CDN of net new assets into the Qualifying Account no later than October 14, 2011, and
- Maintain the balance of the Qualifying Account for a period of six (6) months in accordance with these Terms and Conditions.
The assets to the Qualifying Account must be net new assets to BMO InvestorLine. You must maintain net new assets of $100,000 CDN (based on the calculation of all withdrawals and deposits in your account) from the start of the Promotion Period to six (6) months after funding your Qualifying Account (the "Six Month Period") to be eligible for the Promotion. If the net new assets fall below $100,000 CDN between the start of the Promotion Period and the end of the Six Month Period due to withdrawals on your Qualifying Account, you will not qualify for the Promotion. If your net new assets fall below $100,000 CDN due to market fluctuations, you will still be eligible for the Promotion.
Within the Six Month Period, your BMO InvestorLine Qualifying Account must be in good standing. Your Qualifying Account must not be in a debit position. Your Qualifying Account should not have any margin calls. No outstanding documentation or any other outstanding items should be pending on your Qualifying Account.
Maximum one (1) offer, and one (1) Award per client, for the Promotion Period. If you open more than one Qualifying Account using the promotion codes 250CHOICE
, or 1300CHOICE
, the following criteria in the following order will be used to select the Qualifying Account that will receive the Award:
- Cash Qualifying Accounts will be selected over registered Qualifying Accounts
- The Qualifying Account with the most recent opening date will be selected
- If more than one Qualifying Account is opened on the same date, the Qualifying Account with the higher account number will be selected.
This offer cannot be combined with any other BMO InvestorLine promotional offer. This offer can be combined with the Refer a Friend program.
BMO ESOP transfers are not permitted and are not eligible and are not included in this Promotion. No exceptions will be made.
BMO InvestorLine may cancel, revise, or change the terms of the Promotion (including the Promotion Period) at any time.
$250 Cash Back
If you participate in the Promotion and comply with all requirements, as outlined in the Terms and Conditions, we will, within 30 days after the Six Month Period described herein, deposit $250 CDN cash back into your Qualifying Account. You will be notified of the deposit via a MyLink message.
For clients who open an RSP account as a Qualifying Account, the $250 CDN cash back will be deposited in the account by BMO InvestorLine on behalf of the issuer, BMO Trust Company. The $250 CDN cash back deposited into the Qualifying Account will not be considered a contribution; you will not receive a tax receipt. However, you should include this amount in your contribution room calculations. You will be responsible for any tax consequences resulting from any of these transactions.
For clients who open an RESP, the $250 CDN cash back will be a contribution made on behalf of the subscriber. In the case of a family plan with multiple beneficiaries the contribution must be allocated evenly amongst the beneficiaries.
Account types that will be considered for a Qualifying Account for the $250 Cash Back:
Cash or Margin (Individual or Joint), Corporate non-registered, Sole Proprietorship, RSP, Spousal RSP, RESP. For greater certainty, account types not listed here do not qualify for the cash back offer.
1300 AIR MILES reward miles
If you participate in the Promotion and comply with all requirements, as outlined in the Terms and Conditions, 1300 AIR MILES reward miles will be deposited into your AIR MILES Collector account up to three (3) months after the Six Month Period described herein.
Account types that will be considered for a Qualifying Account for the 1300 AIR MILES reward miles:
Cash or Margin (Individual or Joint), Corporate non-registered, Sole Proprietorship. For greater certainty, account types not listed here do not qualify for the AIR MILES offer.
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