How to go about securing the best rate and plan for your credit card in Canada.
Great transfer bonus from Coast Rewards to Aeroplan - earn up to 300,000 Bonus Aeroplan Miles! + MORE Sep 17th
The Coast Hotels Coast Rewards awesome transfer bonus to Aeroplan has returned! Last seen in October of 2016 (at least that's the last time we posted about it here on RC) the bonus provides 4x the Aeroplan miles for every Coast Rewards points converted. This means you can get anywhere from 2,000 to .... More »
Another excellent Amex Offers offers was revealed this morning for Amazon Prime Memberships. When you spend $79 or more on the membership you'll get a $20 statement credit. In our household we received it on The Platinum Card. I say hurry in the post title as this offer is limited to the first 5,000.... More »
Before credit cards were widely accepted as a way to pay for things people couldn’t immediately afford, there was the installment plan. A what, you might ask? An installment plan is a form of credit where, rather than paying a lump sum, you commit to paying for the purchase in smaller amounts .... More »
From wineries to home decor stores we have another great update to confirmed multiplier locations for the American Express Cobalt Card Sep 18th
Another shout out to the Rewards Canada community for providing us even more merchants for our American Express Cobalt Card Confirmed Multiplier Locations feature. The list keeps growing every week and is a good way for you to check where you can earn the amazing 5x points per dollar on the Co.... More »
Targetted offer: Earn an amazing 10 Aeroplan Miles per dollar and save 15% when you use a TD Aeroplan credit card to book Air Canada flights
Here’s a sweet offer for those of you who have an Aeroplan co-brand credit card issued by TD and are lucky enough to be targetted for it! Keep an eye out for the email in your in-box to see if you are one of the lucky ones. The offer which launches today (September 16th) offers select TD Aeroplan cardholders 10 Aeroplan Miles for every dollar spent at aircanada.com including Air Canada Vacations packages, car rentals, hotel bookings, and other third party partner products and services that can be purchased through aircanada.com. The extra miles offer is good for anty purchases made by September 30 and is available to targetted holders of the TD Aeroplan Visa Infinite card, TD Aeroplan Platinum Visa card, TD Aeroplan Visa Infinite Privilege card and TD Aeroplan Visa Business card.This is a huge bonus considering the normal earn rates for aircanada.com purchases range from as little a mile for $1.50 spent on the Platinum version of the card to 1.5 miles per $1 spent for the remaining three cards…
The majority of Canadians are homeowners, and many more want to buy, but not everyone can afford to do so. If you’re one of those who are looking to get into the market and don’t have enough money saved up yet or you currently have poor credit, there’s always the option to rent to own.
Understanding rent-to-own deals
With a rent-to-own property, the end goal is to eventually own it after a period of renting. During your time as a tenant, you should be saving enough to make a down payment and/or improve your credit to qualify for a mortgage.
The seller will initially rent out the home for a period of time—often one to three years—before selling the property after that period at a price agreed upon in the present. This prevents buyers from being surprised if the value of the property increases significantly during that time. However, in some cases, the property may be appraised closer to the date of the sale to determine the price.
A rent-to-own agreement may include an option to buy the home or a commitment to buy it once the lease ends…
September 15 Update: 25 Bonus AIR MILES when shopping online for apparel, Wyndham extends 7,500 point bonus for 2 night stays & more!
You can earn 25 bonus AIR MILES Reward Miles when you shop online via airmilesshops.ca at select apparel retailers. The bonus will be awarded when you spend $75 or more in one single transaction at any of the retailers listed below. This offers runs from today to September 21. Find out more here. Adidas, Aldo, All Saints, Altitude Sports, American Eagle, Anthropologie, Ardene, ASOS, Banana Republic, Bench, Bentley, Bloomingdale’s, Blue Nile Canada, Bluenotes, Boohoo, Call It Spring, Calvin Klein, Charles and Keith, Clarks, Clearly, Club Monaco, Coach, DC Shoes, Decathlon, Designer Shoe Warehouse, Deux Par Deux, East Dane, Eastern Mountain Sports, ECCO, Eddie Bauer, Ever New, Express, EyeBuyDirect, Famous Footwear, Footlocker, Forzieri, Fossil, Frank and Oak, Gap, Globo Shoes, Guess, Guess Factory, H&M, Hatley, Herschel Supply Company, Hunter, Influenceu, J.Crew, J.Crew Factory, Kate Spade, Keds, L.L Bean, La Canadienne, La Senza, Lacoste, Land’s End, Le Chateau, Lids, Little Burgundy, Mackage, Macy’s, Marciano, Matt & Nat, Michael Kors, Moschino, Mountain Hardwear, Naturalizer, NBA Store Canada, New Balance, NFL Shop, NHLShop…