February 19 Update: Swissport Aspire lounge now open in Ottawa, AIR MILES expands partnership with Samsung, more Cobalt multiplier locations + MORE Feb 19th

How to go about securing the best rate and plan for your credit card in Canada.
Latest News
 credit

If you want to redeem your points and miles for gift cards you may want to do so sooner than later Mar 26th

Earlier today we brought you the news that Best Western Rewards removed the option to redeem their points for gift cards.  Now, we see Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards has done the same thing (Source Doctor of Credit) and that leads us to believe more programs may head down this route. Airlines.... More »
credit card

Last day to apply for Tangerine Mastercards with their $250 welcome bonus + MORE Mar 31st

Today is the last day that you can apply for either the Tangerine World Mastercard or Tangerine Money-Back Credit Card to receive their current welcome bonus offer of $250.To receive the bonus on either card you have to spend $5,000 in your first three months and you'll get a $250 bonus over and abo.... More »
 card points

People deferring their mortgage payments are making an unpleasant discovery: it can wreck your credit rating Mar 30th

Deferring payment on your mortgage buys you time to deal with COVID-19’s economic havoc, but the people behind your credit score might just see bad news..... More »
credit card

March 27 Update: You can no longer earn any points or miles with Amazon Canada, Japanese Airlines delay points expiry + double elite points on flights, Qantas offers elite status extension Mar 28th

Amazon Canada has now been pulled from Aeroplan eStore - you officially cannot earn any miles, points or cash back for shopping at Amazon via any of the online portals.Japan's two major airlines, JAL and ANA have both issued extensions of mileage expiry by one year and both have also initiated doub.... More »
 master card

Mysterious Ice Age structure made from the bones of 60 mammoths discovered - CNN + MORE Mar 17th

Mysterious Ice Age structure made from the bones of 60 mammoths discovered  CNNArchaeologists discover giant Ice Age mammoth bone structure  HeritageDailyMonumental Mammoth-Bone Structure Built 26000 Years Ago  Ancient OriginsMysterious stone circles made from mammoth b.... More »
February 19 Update: Swissport Aspire lounge now open in Ottawa, AIR MILES expands partnership with Samsung, more Cobalt multiplier locationsBack at the start of the month we let you know that Swissport was setting up to open a new Aspire lounge in Ottawa. Good news is that lounge opened up on Valentine’s Day! Bad news is they don’t have their liquor license yet! So for the time being there is no alcohol being served in the lounge. The lounge does not show up yet on the Priority Pass or Mastercard Airport Expereinces websites (nor any other third party sites) but it should be accesible to all members of these programs. The lounge is open from 4am to 10pm each day and is located just after gate 18 (post-security) You can learn more about the lounge and book it here. Image via SwissportRecommended reading: Rewards Canada’s Guide to Business Class lounge access AIR MILES announced today an expanded relationship with Samsung Canada that allows for more mileage earning opportunities. Here’s an excerpt from today’s press release:”AIR MILES Collectors and Samsung fans now have the opportunity to get Miles when purchasing leading-edge mobile technology products…

Continue Reading On RewardsCanada.ca »

Devaluation coming to the popular Rogers World Elite Mastercard, Platinum Mastercard and Fido MastercardFor several years now the Rogers World Elite Mastercard has been the go to card for people wanting cash back rewards with no annual fee. Ranked the number 2 cash back rewards card in Canada for the past years by Rewards Canada the card with it’s cash back returns of 1.75% to 4% is going to change on June 2, 2020. And that change isn’t for the better. Thanks to Rewards Canada Twitter follower Joshua C. Culp for letting us know this morning that those changes are coming.Here are the changes for the World Elite MastercardScreenshot via RogersAs you can see it is the cash back earning that is changing on June 2 and although not consider a true no foreign transaction fee card the Rogers World Elite Mastercard has been popular for non-Canadian currency transactions thanks to earn more cash back than the foreign transaction fee charged on the card. Currently and up until June 1st the card earns 4% cash back on foreign currency charges and was subject to a 2.5% foreign transaction fee. This means on those types of purchases the you would net a 1…

Continue Reading On RewardsCanada.ca »

Share

PinIt
Compare insurance quotes through Kanetix.ca - save time and money!