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New Direction for Pointshogger

If you have not noticed already, over the past 12 months or so, Pointshogger has taken a different direction. So when we see comments like these: The post New... Read More

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Pointshogger on CBC Talking about new PC Subscription Program

Loblaws is launching a fee-based subscription program for either $9.99 a month or $99 a year, which is suppose to give you more perks with the PC Plus program. I was... Read More

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Hyatt Points Purchase Promotion – Earn Up to a 40% Bonus

Hyatt is one of my favourite hotel chains because their points are extremely valuable. For Canadians, Hyatt points are hard to earn because there are no co-branded... Read More

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Comparing American Express EveryDay Preferred (USA) and Cobalt (Canada) Cards

There was a lot of excitement when the Canadian American Express Cobalt Card was released back in September 2017. I think that I am long overdue to write... Read More

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MBNA Smart Cash Adds Annual Fee

The popular MBNA Smart Cash has added an annual fee. It may still say MasterCard on the MBNA website, but most people should have been converted to a Visa by... Read More

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[DISCONTINUED] Capital One Aspire Travel World Elite MasterCard

The last time we had a brutal year on credit card discontinuations was in 2014. I guess at some point, we were due for another one this year. It saddens me today to... Read More

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Manufactured Spend with the Canadian Mint: Not a Big Deal

Manufactured Spending is the new hot topic with earning miles and points in Canada. Yesterday, the CBC released an article featuring my good friend Avery, who runs... Read More

Canadian Travel Hacking
WestJet, Air France and KLM launch reciprocal frequent flyer redemption

WestJet, Air France and KLM today announced the redemption phase of their reciprocal frequent flyer agreement. Flying Blue Miles can now be redeemed for WestJet flights... Read More

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Welcome to Don’t Call the Airline!

For any new reader out there, hello! The post Welcome to Don’t Call the Airline! appeared first on Don't Call the Airline!. Read More

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30% Transfer Bonus from RBC Rewards to British Airways Executive Club

Not quite the 50% that I was hoping for, but still glad to see some transfer bonus still alive. RBC Rewards is currently offering a 30% transfer bonus to British Airways... Read More

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Top Cash Back Credit Card Offers for November 2017

We are back with another round of top cash back credit card offers. Keep in mind that we also have a Top Cash Back Credit Cards page. The difference is that the... Read More

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Find Aeroplan MPM Online Easily!

Aeroplan operates on unique routing rules. In determining whether an itinerary is valid or not, many programs use a MPM system. MPM stands for Maximum... Read More

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Updated Review of Carrot Rewards

It has been a few months since I started using Carrot Rewards, as there seems to be a demand for me to update my experience. I am not going to repeat what I already... Read More

Don’t Call the Airline!
Delta SkyMiles Encourages Hidden-City Ticketing (and that’s crap)

Delta has ruined their award search engine, encouraging hidden-city award tickets. The post Delta SkyMiles Encourages Hidden-City Ticketing (and that’s crap)... Read More

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Remembrance Day

I am more than happy to continue our annual Remembrance Day tradition post, which lists out all the discounts that military personal and their families can qualify... Read More

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25% Avios Transfer Bonus Ends Soon!

American Express currently has a 25% transfer bonus from Membership Rewards to British Airways Avios. This ends November 12th, 2017, this Sunday. That means there are... Read More

Don’t Call the Airline!
I Just Used 65,000 Starwood Points for the Etihad First Class Apartments!

I transferred Starwood points to book the Etihad First Class Apartments! The post I Just Used 65,000 Starwood Points for the Etihad First Class Apartments! appeared... Read More

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Aeroplan Transfer Bonus (Nov 2017) – Get 30% More Miles

Since the split between Air Canada and Aimia, Aeroplan has really attempted to improve their program. This has included implementing improvements with booking... Read More

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PC Plus and Shoppers Optimum Takes a Step Towards Full Integration

PC Plus and Shoppers Optimum have taken the next step towards full integration of their loyalty program. Below are a few highlights to keep in mind, as we await more... Read More

Canadian Travel Hacking
30% Bonus Aeroplan Miles when you convert hotel loyalty program points to Aeroplan – Ends December 11, 2017

Starting November 6th, if you collect points from hotel loyalty programs, now is your chance to convert them into Aeroplan Miles. You’ll even receive a 30% bonus*... Read More

Don’t Call the Airline!
What a Terrifying Offer by CIBC

CIBC just released a terrifying restriction that targets churners, which may signify a dark future for churners. The post What a Terrifying Offer by CIBC appeared first... Read More

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Aeroplan is Offering a 30% Conversion Bonus

Aeroplan is offering a 30% conversion bonus from hotel loyalty programs, without any limit. The offer runs from November 6, 2017 until December 11, 2017. This is... Read More

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Buy SPG Points at 35% Off!

If I had to choose one points currency to earn, it would be SPG. That’s partly due to flexibility, but also because they transfer at such a good ratio to other... Read More

Don’t Call the Airline!
How to Find Aeroplan’s Maximum Permitted Mileage (MPM) Value

There's a trick to find Aeroplan's maximum permitted mileage value without calling! The post How to Find Aeroplan’s Maximum Permitted Mileage (MPM) Value appeared... Read More

Canadian Travel Hacking
Vancouver Hotels Offer $50-$75 AmEx Gift Cards – beVancouver – Ends Nov 27, 2017

Book today with beVancouver.com and they will give you a prepaid AMEX Gift Card of up to $125 to reward your booking AND an additional $50 AMEX Gift Card for every... Read More

Don’t Call the Airline!
How to Book Cathay Flights Using Aeroplan!

You can now use Aeroplan miles for award travel on Cathay Pacific and Cathay Dragon (but not all routes)! The post How to Book Cathay Flights Using Aeroplan! appeared... Read More

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Top Credit Card Higher than Normal Sign Up Bonuses for November 2017

Another month, another top list. Note that this list only mentions the higher than normal sign up bonuses. You can also check out the top credit cards by category on the... Read More

Don’t Call the Airline!
How to Use Delta Miles for Cheap Travel in Canada!

You can fly cheaply within Canada using Delta SkyMiles on WestJet. The post How to Use Delta Miles for Cheap Travel in Canada! appeared first on Don't Call the Airline!. Read More