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?
These days, nearly all credit cards include some kind of travel insurance. Like purchase protection, it’s an easy add-on to entice customers, but savvy Canadians know that not all insurance is created equal. Most travellers really only need to consider a few kinds of coverage: emergency medical, t.... More »
May 15 Update: Streaming services 3x points list for the Scotia Gold American Express Card, Alaska & El Al partner up, redeem AIR MILES Cash Miles at LCBO + MORE May 15th
I recently spoke with Scotia to find out which streaming services will earn 3x points on the Scotia Gold American Express come August 1. Here is the list that is confirmed so far: Apple MusicCineplex Digital Store Hulu iTunesKindleKobo SiriusXM SpotifyYou can learn more about this change and others .... More »
With a good travel credit card, travel suddenly becomes affordable. And it helps if you sign up for the right travel credit card—one that doesn’t just focus on points, but also has perks like companion flights, amazing insurance coverage and flexibility with transferring points between cards. Wh.... More »
May 23 Update: Save up to 15% on Air Canada flights with the latest Amex offer and more changes coming to the Cobalt Card. + MORE May 23rd
Check your emails for a new Air Canada discount from American Express! I received mine via the Platinum Card and it offers an exclusive discount code for up to 15% off any Air Canada flights:• 15% off Standard, Flex, Comfort, Latitude, Premium Economy and Premium Rouge• 10% off Air Canada .... More »
May 22 Update: Netflix will be a 3x points streaming service for Scotia Gold Amex, some cards you should grab now and some you should wait for + MORE May 22nd
Last week we brought you a list of Streaming services that will earn 3x points on the Scotia Gold American Express as of August 1 and we missed Netflix on that list. We can confirm that Netflix is included. Others asked about Google or Amazon Prime and as Davidd418 commented on our post those pr.... More »
May 13 Update: Canada’s second Andaz Hotel to be in Toronto’s The One, Air France’s first North American destination for Airbus A350 to be Toronto & more!
Anshul from Points, Miles & Bling let us know that the second Andaz Hotel for Canada is slated to open in Toronto in 2022. The 160 room hotel will open in “The One” which will be Canada’s tallest building once completed. The hotel itself won’t be very tall as it will be occupying floors 4 to 16. The first Andaz Hotel in Canada is located in Ottawa and has been open for several years now. (Source BlogTO HT Points, Miles & Bling) Image via Business WireAir France’s latest schedule update has Toronto becoming the airline’s first destination in North America for their new A350-900XWB aircraft. The planes feature a brand new business class cabin as well as a Premium Economy and Economy cabin. The flights on the new plane will start in late November which means which means we should know by about August or September if you may be able to book flights on them with Flying Blue’s famous Promo Rewards offers of 20% to 50% off reward tickets. Toronto is featured quite regularly, in fact this month sees 25% off business class tickets from Toronto for summer travel! So let’s keep our fingers crossed that Flying Blue will feel generous and offer some discount mileage offers for the new plane this winter! (Source Routesonline) Image via AirbusCurrently there is lots availability in business class on that first A350 flight out of Toronto on November 25 (I searched for 4 people): Posts since our last update:Earning Stories: 3,000 Aeroplan Miles earned on an Avis rental in Palm Springs Welcome to the another post in the Earning Stories series right here on Rewards Canada…