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Hyatt Award Chart as of March 18th 2019

Hyatt is now my preferred hotel chain since Fairmont President’s Club was acquired by Accor. As a Globalist member, their top-tier status, I find benefits on my... Read More

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Top Cash Back Credit Card Offers for March 2019

In my last top credit cards post, I started a new trend of mentioning featured cards in each list. I thought I'd keep it going. For this month, there are actually two... Read More

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Toronto Miles & Points Event

Fellow Toronto-based travel & points blogger Ricky from Prince of Travel (whom we had the pleasure of interviewing) will be putting together the next Toronto... Read More

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Scotiabank Passport Visa Infinite Increased Offer – No FX Fees, $300 Bonus Signup

The Scotiabank Passport Visa Infinite now has a signup bonus of up to 40,000 Scotia Rewards points. You earn 30,000 Scotia Rewards points after spending $1,000 in... Read More

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Open a new TD All-Inclusive Banking Plan by April 30, 2019 – Earn $500

Earn a $500 cash bonus when you open a new TD All-inclusive account by April 30, 2019. No monthly fee if you have $5,000 at the end of each day No TD Fee at any ATM... Read More

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Great Canadian Rebates – 10% cash back for amazon.ca purchases – Ends March 31, 2019

Earn 10% Cash Back for purchases in the categories : Home, Apparel, Kitchen, Beauty, Shoes & Accessories, Luggage, Jewelry, Watches and Luxury Beauty. (Until March... Read More

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Do You Want to Buy an Award Booking Service?

Due to my new full-time employment and lack of available time, I am looking to sell Awarding Canada (www.awarding.ca), an award booking service. It has been featured on... Read More

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Rundown of Pioneer Bonus Bucks (updated March 11, 2019)

When I first wrote about Pioneer Bonus Bucks gas loyalty program, I did not live anywhere near any of the stations. But now I do and now I have a membership. So I... Read More

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Marriott Bonvoy’s First Ever Promotion: Double Take

Marriott Bonvoy is offerings its first ever significant promotion since it re-branded itself, called “Double Take”. Marriott has 30 brands reaching 130... Read More

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Credit Cards which offer Free Airport Lounge Access (updated March 9, 2019)

Due to the popularity of this post, I think it was due for an update. Along with several changes to the industry since the last time. The most significant addition is... Read More

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Getting Started in the Miles and Points World

Some of the most frequent questions that I get from readers or people that I meet in person are: How do I get in on the points game? Which credit card should I sign up... Read More

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Increased Offer on the Scotiabank Passport Visa Infinite

The Scotiabank Passport Visa Infinite is the only credit card without foreign transaction fees issued by a Big 5 bank. This product launched early last year, and is a... Read More

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Air Miles Shops – Mix and Match – Earn up to 300 Bonus Air Miles – Ends March 18, 2019

When you shop at least 2 different Mix & Match Categories through airmilesshops.ca, you’ll get some Bonus Miles! Shop 2 Mix & Match Categories = 50 Air... Read More

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Top Credit Card Higher than Normal Sign Up Bonuses for March 2019

Quite a few promotions that were carrying over from 2018 came to an end last month. Some were extended and some were changed. This month is the beginning of many new... Read More

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What to do ahead of Cineplex’s Scene Rewards Program Changes

Cineplex's Scene Rewards program is going through some changes effective April 17, 2019. In summary, for the most part, you will be earning points faster, but need... Read More

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Marriott Bonvoy American Express Card: 61,000 points (was 50,000 points), Free Anniversary Night

Some credit cards I like to keep in my wallet and this is one of them. American Express has released a new credit card to show the new rewards program (Marriott Bonvoy).... Read More

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Rundown of VIA Preference (updated March 1, 2019)

I have mentioned this many times throughout my blog that travelling by train is my favourite mode of transportation. The two mains are because it feels the most... Read More

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Air Canada Renews Partnership with American Express

Air Canada and American Express Canada have come to a new agreement to renew and expand their partnership. The plan is for American Express to continue beyond 2020... Read More

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BMO World Elite Increased Offer – Ends Today

The BMO World Elite Mastercard currently has an increased offer, advertised as a $500 value in the first year. This ends tonight, February 28th. Offer Overview The BMO... Read More

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All About Air Canada Priority Rewards

Air Canada Priority Rewards are one of the best benefits of Super Elite status. If used properly, this can significantly reduce flight costs for elite members and their... Read More

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Rundown of Marriott Bonvoy for Canadians (updated February 27, 2019)

Best Western and Marriott Bonvoy are the only two hotel chains that have a co-branded credit card in Canada (unless you count Hilton as an AMEX transfer partner).... Read More

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Best Current First Year Fee Waived Cards for February 2019

Another month, another list. Several promotions are expiring in a few days. There is always the chance that they could extend a promotion or offer something better. But... Read More

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Quick News – Aeroplan Fuel Surcharges, 7x on Apple, 30% Bonus on Hyatt

Hyatt Buy Miles 30% Bonus Hyatt is currently selling points with a 30% bonus, which ends this Friday, February 22nd. Maxing out the promotion, you can buy 71,500 Hyatt... Read More

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Limited Time: Earn 5x PayTM points

PayTM is a great bill payment service that lets earn more points with your credit card absolutely free. I’ve written about it before back when they accepted... Read More

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All About Hyatt Guest of Honor

Hyatt is my preferred hotel chain despite their smaller footprint. I stay loyal because of their attractive rewards program  – in particular, their elite... Read More

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Updates to the American Express Platinum Card

Last week, I wrote about upcoming changes to the American Express Platinum Card coming on February 13th. There are two major updates to the American Express Platinum... Read More

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TD Aeroplan Visa Infinite Offer – 30000 Aeroplan Miles + FYF (Ends June 2, 2019)

Apply online by June 2, 2019 to get a full Annual Fee Rebate for the Primary Cardholder for the first year and up to 30,000 Aeroplan Miles (that’s equivalent to 2... Read More

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Marriott Category 8 Discounted Pricing – Ends Soon

Marriott’s acquisition of Starwood has been messy, with horrendous IT issues and a data breach. However, one positive benefit available is hotel pricing at lower... Read More