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The HSBC World Elite Mastercard is a relatively new card in the Canadian market. This is not their 'Premier World Elite' which is meant for people who bank at HSBC but rather this card is for any Canadian and it is essentially the same as the Premier version. When HSBC la.... More »
Neo Financial boosts Savings interest rate to 2.25%, new Amex Offer for Pulp & Press and WestJet to launch Vancouver-Penticton flights + MORE Aug 11th
Here's your Rewards Canada update! Your near daily dose of loyalty program, credit card and travel news, bonuses, deals and more. Neo Financial has once again boosted their everyday interest rate for their Neo Money Savings Account. The accounts now offer a full time 2.25% and this is not.... More »
Best Ever Bonus for the RBC Avion Visa Infinite Card: Earn up to 55,000 RBC Rewards Points! Aug 13th
RBC has brought their flagship card into the game of bigger and better bonuses. So many other issuers have been steadily increasing the offers on their cards - many with their best ever bonuses - and even RBC has done so on their British Airways, Cathay Pacific and WestJet cards. And for this summer.... More »
We continue our monthly feature where we recommend a card to consider applying for right away during the course of the current month. How do we pick which card should be highlighted? We'll look at numerous factors however in most cases it will primarily be due to the limited time offer on.... More »
Credit cards that help you avoid those dreaded airline fees & Rewards Canada's Guide to Business Class Lounge Access both see updates + MORE Sep 7th
Here's your Rewards Canada update! Your near daily dose of loyalty program, credit card and travel news, bonuses, deals and more. We've updated the popular feature Credit cards that help you avoid those dreaded airline fees to reflect the changes to the National Bank of Canada World Elite M.... More »
AIR MILES lowers requirements to reach Gold and Onyx Elite status – is it enough to help the struggling program?
AIR MILES has let us know they are lowering the qualification thresholds for acquiring Gold or Onyx Elite Status with the program. Up until now collectors were required to earn 1,000 Reward Miles in a calendar year to achieve Gold Status and 6,000 miles for Onyx Status. Those requirements have now been lowered to 500 and 5,000 miles respectively.Gold StatusAIR MILES Gold Status can now be achieved by only earning 500 miles in a calendar year instead of 1,000 miles. You can also receive automatic Gold Elite status in the program if you have the the no fee BMO AIR MILES®† MasterCard®*Gold Elite Status provides some extra bonus offers, access to exclusive experiences, and up to 5% fewer Miles requireed when redeeming for merchandise items along with select flight discounts and more.Onyx StatusAIR MILES Onyx Status can now be achieved by earning 5,000 miles in calendar year instead of 6,000 miles. You can also receive automatic Onyx Elite status if you have the BMO AIR MILES®† World Elite®* MasterCard®* or the American Express® AIR MILES®* Reserve Credit Onyx Elite Status provides an automatic upgrade to Shell Go+ status (until December 31, 2022), personal shopper service and priority customer service with AIR MILES…