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Is Aeroplan blocking countries now?

Aeroplan is now blocking awards that don't involve Canada or the United States. The post Is Aeroplan blocking countries now? appeared first on Don't Call the Airline!. Read More

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Scotiabank Gold American Express – 30,000 Points Signup Bonus ($300 Free!)

Last year, I wrote about how to earn up to 4% on all purchases with the Scotiabank Gold American Express, by leveraging prepaid and reloadable cards. This... Read More

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Best Current First Year Fee Waived Cards for May 2017

Another month, another Best Current First Year Fee Waived Cards list. I divided the list into two types: permanent offers (i.e. no specified expiry date) and promotional... Read More

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Will I Still Be Collecting Aeroplan Miles?

Since Air Canada announced they would split from Aeroplan, there has been a lot of noise about what to do. What is Happening to Aeroplan? Air Canada announced they would... Read More

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Priority Pass Celebrates 25th Anniversary with up to 25% Discount

Priority Pass is celebrating its 25th anniversary. To mark the milestone, they will be offering various discounts for new member annual memberships (prices are in... Read More

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American Express (Canada) makes churning easier for students!

American Express (Canada) is dramatically changing their underwriting requirements in Canada, meaning students and low-income earners can get in on the action as well.... Read More

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Review of Carrot Rewards

Carrot Rewards has become quite a popular App since expanding outside of British Columbia, where it originally started. Carrot Rewards has expanded to Ontario, as well... Read More

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Alaska Airlines Buy Miles Promo Up to 50%

Alaska Airlines MileagePlan miles are one of my favourite kinds of points, because they are so valuable towards redemptions on international business and first class... Read More

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An Easy Way to Prevent Aeroplan Miles from Expiring!

Aeroplan is one of the programs with an strong expiration policy. If you have no activity in your account for just 1 year, you will lose the points in your... Read More

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Will Air Canada Protect me on Separate Tickets?

Air Canada's delay and cancellation policy may protect on separate tickets. The post Will Air Canada Protect me on Separate Tickets? appeared first on Don't Call the... Read More

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Pointimize – Hotel and Flight Search Tool

Pointimize was launched only a year ago. To me, this website is a one-stop shop to find award availability over multiple airline and hotel loyalty programs. How it... Read More

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Hyatt Regency Jersey City Review, Empire Suite

Hotels in Manhattan are often very expensive during peak season. The Hyatt Regency Jersey City is actually one of my favourite hotels in the area because of easy... Read More

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Canada Deals: La Ronde Season Pass (Montréal)

I’m about to move to Montréal for more school (!), and of course, I have to figure something to do over the summer. La Ronde is a Six Flags managed theme... Read More

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Comparing Canada, Hong Kong and USA Cathay Pacific Credit Cards

Thank you Bob for today's post idea suggestion. Note that I am always open to suggestions on credit card comparison posts as I have a lot of fun writing them, especially... Read More

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Ottawa Travel Hacker Meetup (May 28, 2017)

Due to popular demand, our friend, Anshul, from Points Miles and Bling, is hosting another Ottawa Travel Hacker Meetup. Come meet other people from the community to... Read More

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Top Cash Back Credit Card Offers for May 2017

Every time I update this post, I seem to be adding a little extra. Thank you Scott for sharing the latest suggestion. Keep in mind that you can also check out the Top... Read More

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Last Chance to Pick Up the TD Aeroplan Visa!

The TD Aeroplan Visa Infinite and Visa Infinite Privilege are one of the best credit cards available for Canadian consumers, whether you’re an extremely frequent... Read More

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Comparing Canada, British and USA Executive Club Credit Cards

If you have been following my series, I have mostly been comparing similar Canada versus US based credit cards. Today, I think that it will be fun to add a third country... Read More

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Interview with Director of Loyalty for Marriott Canada about Partnership with PlacePass

Today, we feature Jennifer Bryl, Director of Loyalty for Canada, Marriott International, who would like to discuss its new partnership with PlacePass. Jennifer Bryl,... Read More

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Thoughts on the Aeroplan and Air Canada Breakup

Based on the wording from an Aeroplan news release, it may seem like the the door is left open for them to renew their contract. I mean, there is still 3 years to go... Read More

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Air Canada to Cut Ties with Aeroplan/Aimia in 2020!

Air Canada has always had an interesting relationship with Aeroplan, their frequent flyer program. While most frequent flyer programs are still owned by the airline,... Read More

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Air Canada Launching new Loyalty Program in 2020

Huge news this morning that affects Aeroplan. In 2020, Air Canada will introduce it’s own loyalty program. This will become the new frequent flyer program for Air... Read More

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BREAKING: Air Canada Cancels Relationship with Aeroplan, Will Make New Program

Air Canada will not be renewing their contract with Aeroplan in 2020, effectively closing the program. The post BREAKING: Air Canada Cancels Relationship with Aeroplan,... Read More

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WestJet To Buy Boeing 787 Dreamliners

It looks like WestJet is planning on stepping up its game by buying twenty 787 Boeing Dreamliners to increase their international routes. Expect to see more direct... Read More

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Look here before you buy anything

Raise is a nifty marketplace that lets you save money on purchases by offering discounted gift cards. The post Look here before you buy anything appeared first on Don't... Read More

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Who is Pekflyer?

Today is we feature my friend Allan Yong, from Perflyer, geared towards the Chinese market. But since it is a bilingual blog, we can all benefit from the information... Read More

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Comparing Canada and US Best Western Credit Card

Best Western Rewards is one of my favourite loyalty programs, even though it is not considered one of the more luxurious brands, so it may not be as popular in the... Read More

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Changes to the Canada and US Alaska Airlines Credit Cards

A few significant changes kicked in, for both the Canadian and US co-branded Alaska Airlines credit cards, since I made a comparison post. US Bank of America Alaska... Read More