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Here we have another Aeroplan specific bonus for making your first hotel booking via Rocketmiles, the third party hotel booking site that awards miles on stays worldwide. Be sure you check pricing on the stays, sometimes these third party sites can be more expensive and you won't earn hotel loyal.... More »
July 12 Update: Aeroplan mileage accumulation changes on Asiana, Destination Hotels joining World of Hyatt in August, 20x PC Optimum Points at Shoppers on July 13 Jul 12th
Aeroplan has adjusted mileage accumulation for select fare classes on Asiana Airlines. These changes take effect on July 15. (Source Aeroplan)Earn 50% of the miles you fly in booking classes H, E, Q, K or S. For travel until July 14, 2019, earn 100%Earn 25% of the miles you fly i.... More »
Amazon Prime Day bonus miles & points offers from Aeroplan, AIR MILES, American Express & more + MORE Jul 15th
Amazon Prime Day 2019 is here! The highly anticipated two days of shopping via one of the world's largest retailers offers deals on thousands of items so it is no wonder that many other companies look to capitalize on it! This includes online shopping portals, credit card companies and even competit.... More »
As one of the top credit card processors in the world, Mastercard is both extremely popular and also nearly universally accepted. For those already banking at BMO Bank of Montreal, a major Canadian bank that associates with Mastercard, these cards may offer all the perks you’re after along with op.... More »
Podcast Episode 57 – What credit card should I get as a Canadian wanting to fly Southwest Airlines in the U.S.
Episode 57 – July 11, 2019 What credit card should I get as a Canadian wanting to fly Southwest Airlines in the U.S. In this episode of the Rewards Canada podcast we review a question for advice we received from a long time fan of Rewards Canada and our recommendation for his situation. Our reader who lives in Southern Ontario has decided to ditch Toronto and Aeroplan and plans on flying Southwest Airlines out of Detroit. For him, a U.S. based credit card wasn’t an option nor was an American Express branded card. Listen to find out more about his situation and what credit card we recommended for him. Here’s a hint a for you – this is one of the stories we pitched to the client to get our podcast sponsored! We are proud to have this episode sponsored by the Scotiabank Passport Visa Infinite Card! Earn up to $350 in bonus travel rewards in your first year with the Passport Infinite credit card from Scotiabank. And enjoy no foreign transaction fees (only the exchange rate applies)…
Everyone thinks about car insurance in terms of road liability. There are hefty fines for driving without insurance, and you should always have coverage in case of a collision. But what about those seasonal vehicles or classic cars you don’t drive?
As it turns out, there’s good reason to keep those vehicles insured year-round as well. You will be protected in the event that damage is caused while the vehicle is parked or stored. . You can change your coverage so you’re not paying for protection you won’t need.
Protection for a Range of Hazards
Even off the road, there are a number of ways your vehicle could be damaged. Fire, theft or other damage are also perils covered by auto insurance. If any of these happen to you, the bill comes out of your pocket. That can lead to substantial costs, especially if you are storing a high-ticket item like an RV or classic car.
Future Premium Discounts
If you do cancel your insurance, you have to start it up again eventually. But you may discover at that time you’re no longer eligible for long-term policy holder discounts from your insurer…
One of the most anticipated online sales events, Amazon Prime Day, will take place next week on July 15 and 16. This is such a big event that many companies want in on it and know that lots people will be shopping on those days. American Express is no stranger to this as they offered bonus points last year for Prime Day and are doing so once again this year! Here are the two offers we are aware of:The first is for the Cobalt card:And the other for the Platinum Card:These are some great bonus offers to take advantage of for some of the biggest shopping days of the year. If you have either of these cards (or both) check your in box for the email and don’t delete it! There are registration links in the email that you must click for each specific card to make sure you’ll earn the bonus points! This is the case for both primary and supplementary cardholders.Now let’s take a closer look at the offers:When you use your registered American Express Cobalt Card on Amazon.ca on July 15 and 16 you’ll earn 5 points per dollar spent instead of only 1 point per dollar on the first $500 of spending…