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?
Confusion over Air Miles fine print and Expedia 'glitch': CBC's Marketplace consumer cheat sheet May 21st
CBC's Marketplace rounds up the consumer and health news you need from the week, including Air Miles members unaware of how rewards are collected, major changes to Canada's tobacco laws, and an Expedia "glitch" that prevented travellers from booking a stay at a B.C. lodge..... More »
With 5 percent back at Whole Foods with an Amazon credit card, it can be tempting to shop there. But you'll need to do the math to see if you'll actually save money.... More »
Yesterday we released the 14th Ultimate Credit Card Portfolio on Rewards Canada. This one is the Ultimate Foodie Credit Card portfolio!In this feature of Rewards Canada's Ultimate Credit Card Portfolios we look at the ultimate one for those who like to enjoy food - whether it is cooking your own.... More »
With a little planning, you and your friends can use points and miles to take a memorable trip, whether relaxing at a spa with a mojito or going on an epic adventure..... More »
Here is the latest Aeroplan bonus mile offer for Marriott stays in Canada. This one is similar to thos we have seen in the past albeit the bonus is lower than we saw last fall but this makes sense since we are going into high season instead of shoulder/low season.Offer detailsEarn up to 2,000 Bonus Aeroplan Miles when you stay at participating Marriott hotels across Canada. Full details and online booking Until Jun 30, 18 – Stay 1 night: get 500 bonus Aeroplan Miles- Stay 2 nights: get 1,000 bonus Aeroplan Miles- Stay 3 nights: get 1,500 bonus Aeroplan Miles- Stay 4 nights: get 2,000 bonus Aeroplan MilesFind many more Aeroplan bonus offers here.
May 7 Update: Aeroplan Amazon giveaway winner, Hotel Collection added to Cobalt Card, 4th night free at Conrad Hotels
Congratulations to Richard P of Regina Saskatchewan! He was randomly selected as the winner of our $100 Amazon.ca gift card giveaway with Aeroplan! Remember that you can still earn 2x Aeroplan Miles at Amazon.ca via the Aeroplan eStore until May 11th. Find out more here. Here is some old news that we haven’t covered yet on Rewards Canada, the American Express Cobalt Card had a new benefit added to it early in April. The Hotel Collection benefit that is also seen on the Gold Rewards Canada is now available to Cobalt cardholders. This new feature at more than 600 participating hotels and resorts in more than 30 different countries. The Hotel Collection benefits include: A $75 USD hotel credit to use on amenities such as dining, spa or other leisure facilities when charged to the room*A one-category room upgrade at check-in, when available**Find out more about this new benefit here. Posts since our last update: Earn up to 2,000 Bonus Aeroplan Miles for stays at Marriott Hotels in Canada until the end of June Here is the latest Aeroplan bonus mile offer for Marriott stays in Canada…