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Canada Day! Mid-Term Report

Happy Canada Day!! Not quite the start to the year that we expected, but business continues for credit card companies. Now that we are halfway through the year, our... Read More

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Interview with Larry Tomei, HSBC Bank Canada

Today, we are interviewing Larry Tomei, an executive at HSBC Bank Canada. He will be giving us more insights on the inner workings on their bank and what to look forward... Read More

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Earn 10x the Miles with Aeroplan eStore

Aeroplan is offering a daily 10x the miles bonus with specific retailers each day, starting today, June 29, 2020 until July 5, 2020. Below is a screenshot of what... Read More

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Best Current First Year Fee Waived Cards for June 2020

There were a few minor changes (mostly tweaks to the TD offers) from last month, along with a notable promotional extension. The Brim World Elite MasterCard extended its... Read More

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10 Canadian Places that Serve Free Food on Your Birthday

Today we feature a guest writer, John Adams, a lifestyle blogger (Healthnic), who loves sharing his personal opinions and experiences. He enjoys travelling for the love... Read More

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50% Off Aeroplan Canada/US Reward Redemption

Effective today, June 17, 2020 to July 1, 2020, trips booked from July 1, 2020 to October 15, 2020, qualify for a 50% miles back promotion for Air Canada flights within... Read More

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How Frequent Flyer Miles and Credit Card Points Helped a Refugee Find a New Home in Canada

Today we feature a guest writer, Cat Cooke, Marketing Coordinator, from Miles4Migrants. You may remember them from last time when co-founder, Seth Stanton, shared a... Read More

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Canada US Border Closed to Non-Essential Travel for Another Month

The Canada and US border crossing ban (for non-essential travel) began March 21, 2020 was set to expire on June 21, 2020. It has now been extended to July 21,... Read More

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Marriott Bonvoy – Off-Peak Rates, 50% Extra Credit and More!

Marriott Bonvoy is offering several initiatives to get its business going. If you are a fan of Marriott of have an upcoming stay with them, you may want to check out... Read More

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Top Cash Back Credit Card Offers for June 2020

I recently provided an aggressive cash back churning strategy. Today's post is almost a continuation of that post. Basically, if you want to have a strong cash back... Read More

Canadian Travel Hacking
StayVancouverHotels Promo – Get Up To $125 Visa Gift Card Per Night – Ends Sept 15, 2020

Check in to one of 37 participating downtown hotels through Sept. 15 and get a Visa gift card loaded with up to $125 per night for your first and second... Read More

Canadian Travel Hacking
Aeroplan & Uber Eats – For Canada and the U.S. – Bonus Until June 15

Aeroplan is launching a new partnership with Uber Eats, where our members can now earn Aeroplan Miles this summer when ordering food with Uber Eats. As you know,... Read More

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Bikepacking Basics – Everything You Need to Start Bikepacking

The alluring adventure in the rugged trails and the view of the mountain slopes serve as the ultimate adventurist’s dream. For bikepacking enthusiasts, it is all... Read More

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10 Best Gambling Destinations in the World, Ranked

These days, online casinos and online sportsbooks are becoming more popular than land-based gambling establishments. However, the glamour and glitz of... Read More

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Up to 12% No Limit Cash Back on the American Express Platinum Card!

Note: The Offer for the Platinum Card has changed. Please refer to the offer landing page for updated card offer details. The Coronavirus (COVID-19) has completely upset... Read More

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Best High Interest Savings Accounts in Canada

With my travel budget now having lots of room because I’m not currently booking any travel, I’ve been reviewing at places to store money. For funds you want... Read More

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Aeroplan Update – Travel at Home – Earn Altitude Prestige 25K

Aeroplan launched a new promotion today that will help members reach Altitude status without leaving the ground.  Between today (Apr 20) and May 31st, when a member... Read More

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WestJet Status Match Challenge – Ends January 31, 2020

Switch to the Top Airline loyalty program in Canada and get the value you deserve in a rewards program. To participate in this Status match Challenge (the... Read More

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Hello World!

Hello World! It’s been a while since new content has gone up, as many of you have noticed. Partly, it’s because I’ve got a few other things going on.... Read More

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HSBC World Elite Mastercard: New and Improved Offer

Recently HSBC updated the welcome bonus for its World Elite Mastercard. We are happy to report that HSBC has improved its offer. The card remains first-year-free (FYF)... Read More

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HIRING: Flight Award Travel Manager, Part/Full-Time

What are we looking for? My company is seeking a part-time or full-time Flight Award Travel Manager. Your primary duties include: Responding to customer inquiries;... Read More

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Why we’ll pass on the new Scotia AMEX gold card

Last week, Scotia unveiled a revamped AMEX gold card. We see this card as a potential challenger to the AMEX Cobalt but despite some new features, Scotia Rewards just... Read More

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Lounge Report: LJU Business Lounge Ljubljana, Slovenia

Slovenia’s main airport, Joze Pucnik Airport, is nothing to write home about in terms of amenities or interesting features (no waterfalls or botanical gardens) but... Read More

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All About Marriott Moments

Most experts agree that Marriott points have steadily decreased in value since merging with Starwood. While some of the best redemptions have come from Marriott, such as... Read More

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Meeting Minimum Spend the Easy Way

Credit cards are one of the best ways to earn rewards quickly. To earn the signup bonus, you usually need to meet a threshold of purchases in a certain period of time,... Read More

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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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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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BMO World Elite Increased Offer – Ends Today

Note: This offer has changed since the publication of the post. Please visit the application page to see the update offer for the BMO World Elite Mastercard. The BMO... Read More