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?
Air Canada only recently re-started flying to India after the Canadian Government lifted the ban on flights to the country and now the airline is planning to expand on those flights. Starting on October 31 Air Canada will launch 3x weekly service between Montreal and Delhi. They are also incre.... More »
Travel rewards cards are super-popular with Canadians, and competition in the sector is fierce. Determining the real tactical value of a card can be a challenge—and we warn you: There’s math! The effort is worth it, though. Pick the right card and you can earn big. In this article, we’ll use t.... More »
Here are the latest RBC Offers including a Mastermind Toys $5 statement credit, bonus Petro-Points and more + MORE Nov 4th
The RBC Offers program has added and extended quite a few promotions this month to bring the complete list to 27 offers. Be sure to login to your RBC account right away to load these offers (if required) or get the promo codes if required. Personally I received these offers on the WestJet RB.... More »
AIR MILES Bonus Boom is back - earn bonus miles with participating partners + 95 bonus miles with three different Bonus Boom offers + MORE Oct 1st
The latest AIR MILES Bonus Boom event kicked off today with your usual bunch of bonus miles offers for shopping or completing actions with various AIR MILES partners. Most of the bonuses are available between today and October 13 and once again if you use three different Bonus Boom offers y.... More »
October 25 Update: Air Canada adding new Quebec City to Calgary & Vancouver flights and earn 1,000 bonus points on your next Best Western stay + MORE Oct 26th
Here's your Rewards Canada Daily update! Your daily dose (or near daily dose) of loyalty program, credit card and travel news, bonuses, deals and more. This update is brought to you by the HSBC World Elite Mastercard which is currently offering a welcome bonus of up to 100,000 bonus points.... More »
Aeroplan Availability Alert: Business Class on Turkish Airlines out of Canada for up to 4 people in March 2022
Here’s our next Aeroplan availability alert! There is a bunch of business class availability showing in March 2022 for flights to Istanbul. It appears most of TK’s flights on Sunday, Wednesday, and Fridays out of Montreal have up to four business class seats open. Toronto is showing most days with four seats while Vancouver is hit and miss with only a few days showing up to four seats. Aeroplan charges 70,000 points each way for these partner award flights in business class plus the $39 partner award booking fee.We did a quick check of availability for 4 adults between Montreal and Istanbul on March 16: And then returning on March 25: Grand total is 280,000 points + taxes/fees each way (70,000 points per person each way). This is a rarity having this many open business class seats per flight so if you are looking to get your family or a group of friends to Turkey this could be an excellent option. Turkish’s flights out of Montreal are operated with their Airbus A330-300 aircraft which features 28 business class seats that may not be as new or fancy as their 787′s and A350′s nor what other airlines may offer but it is overall a decent business class product…
September 29 Update: Many Business Class lounges in Canada now require proof of vaccination, 20x PC Optimum points at Shoppers Drug Mart & more!
Here’s your Rewards Canada Daily update! Your daily dose (or near daily dose) of loyalty program, credit card and travel news, bonuses, deals and more. Business Class lounges in Alberta, Manitoba, Ontario and Quebec have had to update their access policies over the past few weeks to reflect those provinces proof of vaccination requirements. The Air Canada Maple Leaf Lounge and WestJet Elevation lounge in Calgary now require proof of vaccination or a negative PCR test from those wishing to enter the lounges while Maple Leaf, Priority Pass and other lounges in Manitoba, Ontario and Quebec require proof of vaccination. Image via WestJet— You can earn 20x the PC Optimum points when you spend $75 or more on beauty online or in store with Shoppers Drug Mart. This offer runs until Sep 30, 21 Shop online here.Image via Shoppers Drug Mart — Word is out another American Express Centurion lounge will be opening up in the U.S. in a couple of years. The lounge is proposed for Newark airport and would be the biggest one yet at over 18,000 sq ft…