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Aeroplan's has come out with another buy or gift points promotion where you can earn up to an 85% bonus. This tiered offer sees bonuses ranging from 50% to 85% dependent on how many points you buy. This offer runs until May 20, 2022 and allows members to buy up to 500,000 points per transaction .... More »
Researchers discover groundwater beneath glacial ice streams in Antarctica - News9 LIVE + MORE May 9th
Researchers discover groundwater beneath glacial ice streams in Antarctica News9 LIVEScientists discover a giant groundwater system under the ice sheet in Antarctica Interesting EngineeringScientists discover massive reservoir of water under Antarctic ice AxiosScient.... More »
Top Cash Back Credit Card Sign Up offers for May - These cards provide the best value out of their welcome bonuses May 8th
Here are Rewards Canada's Top 5 Cash Back Credit Card Sign Up offers for the month of May 2022. This is not a 'best' credit card list like our Top Cash Back Credit Card rankings but instead a look at cards that have very good acquisition (welcome/sign up) offers. As always when choosing a c.... More »
The 35,000 point welcome bonuses on the RBC Avion Visa Infinite, RBC Avion Visa Infinite Privilege and the RBC Avion Visa Platinum Card have now been be extended to May 15. What is best about these welcome bonuses is that they are awarded on approval - no minimum spend, no spend this much eac.... More »
Radisson Rewards is just doling out the offers right now – we’ve had a trio of offers from the the Worldwide site and now today they bring us this offer for Radisson Rewards Americas The next three and half months all members in the Americas program will automatically earn double night/stay .... More »
Aeroplan Availability Alert: Business Class on SWISS from Montreal to Zurich for up to four people in spring 2022
Here’s our next Aeroplan availability alert! There is a bunch of business class availability showing in April and May 2022 for flights between Montreal and Zurich on SWISS. The flights operate on all days of the week except Monday and Wednesday. Most of the days we checked they are showing at least 4 business class seats available per flight in both directions. There is definitely better availability to Zurich than back but I did find quite a few days on the return with 4 seats.Aeroplan charges 60,000 points each way for these partner award flights on SWISS in business class plus taxes and the $39 partner award booking fee. All in for a round trip you are looking at 120,000 points + $153.73 per person ($114.73 in taxes + $39 booking fee)Here’s an example of availability between Montreal and Zurich in May for 2 people (These same flights did have four seats available):I checked quite a few random dates in April and May and they all show very good availability. In all likelihood the months leading up to then will have lots as well however with the current situation surrounding increased COVID cases with the Omicron variant, international travel is not being advised over the next few months…
December 20 Update:The Ultimate High End Traveller Credit Card portfolio; new AIR MILES card linked offers from H&M, Sephora & more; WestJet to codeshare to Switzerland?
Here’s your Rewards Canada Daily update! Your daily dose (or near daily dose) of loyalty program, credit card and travel news, bonuses, deals and more. This update is brought to you by the HSBC World Elite Mastercard which is currently offering a welcome bonus of up to 100,000 bonus points worth $500, has no foreign transaction fees and no annual fee in the first year! Today we updated The Ultimate High End Traveller Credit Card portfolio! This portfolio is perfect for those who want to travel in style, experience luxury and get great benefits from an American Express card, a Visa Card and a Mastercard card. This much needed update of the 4+ year old portfolio sees the MBNA Rewards World Elite Mastercard switched out to the HSBC World Elite Mastercard. This is primarily due to three reasons, the HSBC card offers No FX fees and has the $100 annual travel enhancement credit plus the conversion option to British Airways, Cathay Pacific and Singapore Airlines. Check out the updated portfolio here! — AIR MILES card linked offers were updated last week – there are some of the same ones as before such as Subway and Indigo but there are new offers from DSW, H&M, Sephora and several others…