November 7 Update: Show your Starbucks Holiday Cup to get priority boarding on Alaska Airlines, win tickets to the CFL West Final with Canalta Rewards and 12 new miles & points bonuses + MORE Nov 8th

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Today only - 5x Aeroplan Miles with via Aeroplan eStore's 12 Days of Gifting Dec 9th

Last week Aeroplan launched the 12 days of Gifting for shopping online via the Aeroplan eStore and today's offer is one most of you look forward to - especially if you missed it for the Black Friday/Cyber Monday weekend. And that offer is 5x miles for shopping at Happy shopping!Learn more.... More »
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AIR MILES Shop the Block is back - earn up to 1,200 Bonus Reward Miles when earning from multiple partners + MORE Nov 15th

The annual AIR MILES Shop the Block event launched today and presents a really nice bonus mile earning opportunity for AIR MILES collectors. If you meet the requirement of using Shop the Block coupons at 3 or more sponsors you'll be awarded with up to 1,200 Rewards Miles over and above the base m.... More »
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Should You Use a Balance Transfer to Help Pay Credit Card Debt? + MORE Jan 9th

Many Canadians have high credit card debt. The prospect of paying off those balances can seem overwhelming. So, when a 0% balance transfer offer comes to your attention, it might be tempting. But how does a balance transfer work exactly? It can be an effective way to pay off debt, if used in combin.... More »
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Scotiabank credit cards: A breakdown of the bank’s best cards + MORE Nov 25th

Scotiabank (originally called the Bank of Nova Scotia) is technically older than Canada itself. Founded in Halifax in 1832, the bank beat Confederation by 35 years. With that amount of history in the business, it’s no surprise the bank can offer and support a wide variety of products—including 1.... More »
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Just Shapes & Beats - Just Shovels & Knights Mixtape Trailer - Nintendo Switch - Nintendo + MORE Dec 4th

Just Shapes & Beats - Just Shovels & Knights Mixtape Trailer - Nintendo Switch  NintendoCyber Monday 2019 deals continue for Nintendo Switch: Starlink or Mario Red Joy-Con bundle $300, Joy-Con discounts and more (Tuesday update)  CNETCyber Monday Switch Game Sale Ends Tom.... More »
A look at what you have to actually spend to get some of the best credit card welcome bonus offersYesterday we released our monthly Top Credit Card Sign Up Offers post which strictly looks at the value of the welcome or sign up bonus for cards in the Canadian market.  To recap, these are the top five cards on the list for November:For some reason yesterday we received not just one but two requests to take a look at this list based on what you have to spend to get those bonuses!Good point. Just want to note that maybe next analysis can include how much is required to spend to get the bonus pointe. For example, for the avg CDN, getting the entire 40k from the TD card more difficult than the WestJet given spend reqd. Just an idea! Love the articles— Anik Dattani (@DattaniAnik) November 6, 2019 So shout out to Anik and DC for this idea!And here it is! We’ve taken nine of the better card welcome bonuses out there and list them in order of the spend required to get the bonus from the minimum to the maximum! We’ve also added in maximum travel value and also the timeline to get the bonus…

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November 7 Update: Show your Starbucks Holiday Cup to get priority boarding on Alaska Airlines, win tickets to the CFL West Final with Canalta Rewards and 12 new miles & points bonusesFlying Alaska Airlines out of Calgary, Edmonton, Kelowna, Vancouver or Victoria over the next four days? Show a Starbucks Holiday Cup to get priority boarding! The Seatlle based airline teamed up withe Seattle based coffee chain for this promotion for the launch of holiday cup season! Find out more here!What does this mean exactly? Starbucks holiday cup-holders––anyone who purchases a Starbucks drink served in a holiday cup––will get to be in the “espresso” lane, following group B. Just be sure to listen closely to your gate agent’s announcements.With all that holiday spirit in the air, you know we couldn’t stop there! Some lucky guests on select flights might find surprise Starbucks treats on their seats, too.Remember as well if you have the MBNA Alaska Airlines World Elite Mastercard you’ll save money while flying Alaska as the card provides you with your first checked bag free!Another Canalta Rewards CFL contest! This time you can win four tickets to the West Final at Mosaic Stadium in Regina on November 17 to see the Saskatchewan Roughriders take on the Calgary Stampeders or I guess it could be the Bluebombers…

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