The “Big Five” Canadian banks offer credit cards and include Royal Bank of Canada, Toronto Dominion Bank (TD Canada Trust), Bank of Nova Scotia, Bank of Montreal and Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC). Did you know that there are many other options?
Air Canada launched a new flight bonus promotion for travel to Asia last week. This offer provides up to 6,000 bonus miles for the flights we list below. Always great to have a bonus for flights that you may be planning (the bonus is available on bookings made prior to October 11) and maybe if you a.... More »
Weekly rate report: Average card APR climbs to all-time record high of 17.07 percent + MORE Oct 11th
October 10, 2018: The average credit card interest rate smashed another record this week, climbing to 17.07 percent – an all-time high..... More »
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 launched .... More »
Aeroplan's next bonus with Choice Hotels is here and they have made it one of the best yet. Normally ranging from 2 to 4x miles the bonus sees a boost to 5x miles for the remainder of the year!Offer details:Earn 5x Aeroplan Miles for stays at over 6,500 Choice Hotels worldwide. Full details & .... More »
October 12 Update: Amex provides more details on Platinum Card travel credit, PC Optimum Spend Your Points Event, AIR MILES Take Off Shopping contest + MORE Oct 13th
Here is a follow up to the news about the annual travel credit for The Platinum Card from American Express. We ourselves had reached out to Amex for more details and here is the response. This should answer some of the questions we have received from our readers: Confirming a change has recently .... More »
Many businesses impose surcharges when customers use a credit card for under a certain amount. However, there are laws in place to protect you from being charged extra unfairly.
Cardholders are most likely to pay fees if they pay late, take out a cash advance or carry a balance, according to the 2018 CreditCards.com Credit Card Fee Survey.