How to go about securing the best rate and plan for your credit card in Canada.
Table of contents Who is Oaken Financial? Oaken Financial review Oaken Financial GICs Oaken Financial’s High-Interest Savings Account Is Oaken Financial right for me? There are plenty of options for saving and investing in Canada, whether it’s via high-interest savings accounts, TFSAs, RR.... More »
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 »
After enrolling in brand loyalty programs, amassing frequent flier miles, and getting a credit card with great rewards, what’s next? Many airports have started offering their own rewards programs, earning you bonus points for everything from duty-free shopping to parking. Whether you’r.... More »
The COVID-19 pandemic has swept many Canadians into unanticipated financial uncertainty. Mass temporary layoffs and job losses have left hundreds of thousands of people wondering how they are going to pay their rent and credit card bills in the coming months. While the federal government is taking .... More »
October 8 Update: 20% Bonus for converting hotel points to Etihad Guest, Double Avios on all Accor Hotel stays Worldwide including Fairmont & more bonus offers
Today was primarily a bonus offer day on our websites! There are definitely a couple you may want to check out.The first offer is more so for our mileage and program maximizers as it is quite program specific. It is the return of Etihad Guest’s transfer bonus offer. This is similar in vain to Aeroplan’s hotel transfer bonus offers we often feature on here. With this bonus you’ll get 20% bonus Etihad Guest miles when you convert points from hotel and financial partners (unfortunately Amex Canada is not participating this time) As with almost all these transfer bonuses your best bet is transferring points from Marriott Bonvoy. When you convert 60,000 Bonvoy Points Marriott will kick in an additional 5,000 miles. In this case that means you can get 30,000 Etihad Guest miles for the 60,000 Bonvoy points (25,000 + 20%). Etihad isn’t a program overly utilized by many Canadians but they do have sweet spots in their program such as redeeming miles to fly Business Class between Prague and Seoul on Czech Airlines…