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Let’s say your biggest monthly expense is gas; it’s a reality for a lot of people who maybe travel a lot for work or have a long daily commute. Or maybe you and the family go on a lot of road trips, or you just like long drives down country roads to “get away from it all.” No matter the cas.... More »
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August 8, 2018: The average credit card interest rate shattered a major record this week, soaring past 17 percent for the first time.
BMO World Elite Mastercards switch from Priority Pass to Mastercard Airport Experiences by LoungeKey
As of today, BMO’s three World Elite Mastercard products will no longer offer Priority Pass memberships and lounge visits as a benefit. Instead they are moving in sync with most World Elite products that are using the Mastercard Airport Experiences by LoungeKey. LoungeKey works in a similar fashion to Priority Pass so existing cardholders who have become accustomed to PP shouldn’t fear. In fact both companies are owned by the same parent company so it’s no wonder they are very similar to each other. LoungeKey offers access to over 1,000 airport lounges Worldwide so the coverage is very similar. The major difference between Priority Pass and LoungeKey, which isn’t of significance to World Elite Mastercard holders is that unlike Priority Pass, LoungeKey membership cannot be purchased by anyone rather it is only supplied to Mastercard cardholders around the world. The good news is you don’t need the separate membership card like the one that is provided by Priority Pass, your Mastercard card acts as your membership card…
müvTravel CEO Michel Karam relied on his solid personal credit score and $40,000 in available credit on his cards to get his business off the ground.