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List of Airline Alliances (updated May 13, 2019)

Airline alliances have really revolutionised frequent flyer programs. Having codeshare partners has really increased the value of many loyalty programs by giving us to... 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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Top Credit Card Higher than Normal Sign Up Bonuses for May 2019

No real changes from last month's list. Most offers are expiring in June or October of this year.Featured CardSince there are no real changes this month, the featured... Read More

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3 Tips For Your Vegas Holiday

First and foremost, let’s make one thing clear: you don’t need to travel to gamble. According to Gambling Insider, Canada has more than 75 land-based... Read More

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Ranking the Credit Card Portfolios of Each Canadian Financial Institutions (updated May 1, 2019)

I have been debating how often I should update this post. I decided on 6 months, and it has been the latest trend anyway. There has been several changes (though mostly... Read More

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[REPOSTED] Interview with Blair Cameron, President of AIR MILES

 UPDATE [April 30, 2019 8:15pm EST]- Please note that some information has been updated in the responses below from when it was posted earlier today [April 30, 2019... Read More

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Interview with Blair Cameron, President of AIR MILES

Today we have the pleasure of interviewing Blair Cameron, President of AIR MILES who is going to share some exciting news about airmilesshops.ca, its partnership with... Read More

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HSBC World Elite MasterCard: Earn Up to 60000 points, FYF – Ends June 30, 2019

Apply by June 30, 2019 to receive a full Annual Fee Rebate for the Primary Cardholder for the first year and up to 60,000 Points (worth $300 in travel rewards) as... Read More

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15x Air Miles on all Stores via Air miles shops – (Apr 25-30, 2019)

LIMITED-TIME OFFER: Between 00:00:01 a.m. ET on March 21 and 23:59:59 p.m. ET on April 25, 2019, get 50 AIR MILES® Bonus Miles when you make an eligible purchase of... Read More

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Best Current First Year Fee Waived Cards for April 2019

For this month's list, you'll notice many promotions that ended in February that are off this list. There are times when promotions get extended, but other times not.... Read More

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Status match to Gold or Silver with WestJet Rewards – Ends May 23, 2019

From now until May 23, send in proof of your top-tier status for Altitude, Aeroplan or VIPorter and get WestJet Rewards Gold or Silver benefits until December 31, 2019.*... Read More

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Top Retention Bonus Credit Cards in Canada

Every year, when I write about my wish lists, you may notice that I include retention bonuses as one of them. Sure enough, Canada has starting picking up in this segment... Read More

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Top Cash Back Credit Card Offers for April 2019

We are well into 2019 now and most of the 2018 offers expired by the end of March. Going forward, we are looking at new offers. The reason I mention this is because... 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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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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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

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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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