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Interview of BoardingArea Founder, Randy Petersen

Today we are interviewing the legendary Randy Petersen. Found of BoardingArea, as well as FlyerTalk, InsideFlyer and Freddie Awards. We wanted to thank you for... Read More

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Current Radisson Rewards Offers and New Radisson Blu Toronto

From now until December 28, 2018, when you book a premium room, you can earn elite status faster (with Radisson Rewards) by earning double elite qualifying nights and... Read More

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Highest Current Cash Back Promotions (at least 5% and up)

As you already know, we publish a monthly Top Cash Back Credit Card Offers. That mostly lists higher than normal bonus promotions. However, with several significant cash... Read More

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Air Canada Enters Next Stages of Acquiring Aeroplan

As you probably hear already, Air Canada moved closer to buying out Aeroplan for $450 million.  I was still holding out hope that this deal would fall through. I... Read More

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Best Current First Year Fee Waived Cards for November 2018

Several promotions expired at the end of October, so there are quite a few changes and extensions this month. Note that we also have two other types of monthly lists... Read More

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Shop The Block Promotion with Air Miles

Air Miles' Shop The Block promotion is back! Air Miles collectors can earn up to 2,000 bonus miles. Below is a breakdown of the promotion: Shop at participating partners... Read More

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Top Cash Back Credit Card Offers for November 2018

A new credit card (Simplii Financial Cash Back Visa Card) has hit the market with a bang! For the first time ever, we are seeing two 10% cash bonus promotional offers.... Read More

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AIR MILES Shop the Block 2018 – earn up to 2,000 Bonus Air Miles when earning from multiple partners

Air Miles Shop the Block is back for 2018! Use 3 offers and receive 300 Air Miles, 5 offers and receive 1,000 Air Miles & 7 offers receive 2,000 Air Miles. Use... Read More

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STACK Prepaid MasterCard – Get one year of Amazon Prime for free and $20 bonus

If you haven’t heard about this card yet, it has some nice bonuses! For a limited time, select customers will receive reimbursement for a monthly Amazon Prime... Read More

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Capital One Airline Transfer Program

Capital One in the United States announced a new airline transfer program. Currently, you earn fixed rewards, which means for every 1 point that you earn, it is worth 1... Read More

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Top Credit Card Higher than Normal Sign Up Bonuses for November 2018

Quite a few cards promotions are expired at the end of last month, but many promotions began this new month. I ranked the credit cards by the price of the annual fees... Read More

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Earn 10% Cash Back with Scotia Momentum Visa Infinite Card

Scotiabank has decided to up their game and offer a 10% cash back promotion with its Scotia Momentum Visa Infinite Card. Let's see what this 10%... Read More

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Scotia Momentum Visa Infinite: 10% cash back on all purchase, FYF – Ends February 28, 2019

I found a great new offer from ScotiaBank on their Momentum Visa Infinite. You can earn 10% cash back on everyday purchases for the first 3 months (up to $200) if you... Read More

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Best Western – Get a Free Night for 10,000 Points (Sunday to Thursday)

Best Western Rewards® members enjoy your exclusive offer. Best Western Members can redeem 10,000 points (or less) for a FREE night. Redemption offer... Read More

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Aeroplan Members can now earn miles with travel experience company Viator

Aeroplan Members can now earn even more miles through their travels when they book tours and activities on Viator. A global leader in online tours, Viator offers a wide... Read More

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Profile: American AAdvantage

American Airlines AAdvantage is a useful program points collectors should be aware of. Each airline has their own strengths and weaknesses, and knowing all about the... Read More

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Fantastic HSBC World Elite Mastercard Offer!

The Canadian credit card industry is largely dominated by the Big 5 banks and American Express, although there have been cards with niche features trying to capture... Read More

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Stacking Hotel Promotions with Hilton

Many of my hotels stays are through redemptions, but sometimes, it’s not worth it. Recently, I was looking at the Boca Beach Club, a Waldorf Astoria Resort on... Read More

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Marriott 30% Transfer Bonus to United

The easiest airline points to earn in Canada is Aeroplan, by a mile. However, they do levy fuel surcharges on several airlines including Air Canada, Lufthansa, Thai... Read More

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IHG Rewards Purchase Promotion – Up to 100%!

Canadians have limited access to hotel points in comparison to airline miles. The only credit card options available are the Starwood Preferred Guest American Express,... Read More

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WestJet 787 Dreamliner now Bookable!

WestJet lately has branched out in what they do, perhaps in an attempt to compete with Air Canada. They launched WestJet Encore for regional flying as well as Swoop, an... Read More

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Stack MasterCard – The Best Prepaid Debit Card?

I wrote recently about the Home Trust Visa, which is the only credit card in Canada to offer no foreign transaction fees AND no annual fee. This brings me to the Stack... Read More

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Home Trust Preferred Visa Review – No Foreign Transaction Fees!

Most credit cards in Canada charge a 2.5% fee for purchases in foreign currency. It doesn’t seem like a lot, but $1000 in spend internationally means $25 in fees.... Read More

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30% Avios Transfer Bonus from American Express!

American Express has two airline transfer partners with a ratio of 1:1 – Aeroplan and Avios. While American Express has not had a transfer bonus to Aeroplan in... Read More

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Breaking: Air Canada, TD, CIBC, Visa to Acquire Aeroplan

Back in May last year, Air Canada announced that they were ending their Aeroplan partnership. This caused a huge drop in Aimia’s share price, the company that owns... Read More