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There is no scoring bonus for making a one-year milestone of on-time payments. However, if all other factors that go into creating a credit score are positive, you should expect your score to reflect this..... More »
It starts with what sounds like a promising phone call: For a one-time fee, you can lower the interest rate on your credit card. But the person on the other end of the line isn't with your bank or credit card company. And what they're really after is your identity..... More »
A report by the New York Fed shows credit inquiries in the past six months fell to a historic low in the fourth quarter of 2018..... More »
When it comes to saving patterns, it seems like Canadians are caught at two opposite ends of the spectrum. According to a recent Bank of Montreal survey, 15 percent of Canadians managed to tuck away over $10,000 last year, yet a quarter of people did not save a dime. Why Canadians are having a hard.... More »
Visa and Mastercard are planning to raise swipe fees in April, according to media reports. It could result in higher prices for consumers..... More »
January 11 Update: Reminder of upcoming mbna Rewards changes (cash out now for cash back), up to 100 bonus AIR MILES from Shell & more!
A friendly reminder to those of you who have MBNA Rewards World Elite or Platinum Plus Mastercards about the cash back rate changing on February 1st. As of that time the rate is being devalued so you’ll want to ensure you redeem for cash back prior to then to get the full value of the points. Otherwise you can still redeem for travel at the same rate as before. Read this post for more details: Negative changes coming to the popular MBNA Rewards World Elite MastercardThere is a new AIR MILES bonus offer for filling up at Shell stations across Canada. You have to text them first and once you do so you can earn 10 bonus AIR MILES per fill up of 25L or more. You can earn the bonus up to 10 times. Find out more here. Posts since our last update:Great Deal! 50% off all TAP Air Portugal Miles&Go Award Tickets Worldwide – Fly Toronto to Portugal for as little as 26,000 miles TAP Miles&Go has launched an awesome discounted award ticket sale! Right now when you redeem your Miles&Go miles for…Podcast Episode 50 is here! Panel discussion with Barry Choi – A look back at 2018, what to expect in 2019 along with predictions! Episode 50 – January 10, 2019 — Panel discussion with Barry Choi – A look back at 2018, what…Air Canada completes acquisition of Aeroplan – miles will transfer 1:1 and Amex remains in the mix As we mentioned yesterday, Aimia shareholders approved the purchase of their Canadian division by Air Canada and we now…Hilton Winter Sale – Save up to 25% on weekend stays in the UK, Europe, Middle East and Africa – Book by Jan 31 A friendly reminder of Hilton’s weekend sale where you can save up to 25% on stays in Europe, The…Travel Deals KLM has some pretty amazing economy class fares available right now…