Weekly rate report: Average card APR advances to a record high of 17.52 percent + MORE Jan 30th

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Employee company credit card: How to cancel without hurting your credit + MORE Feb 12th

If you had a business credit card issued by your employer that was suddenly canceled, there are steps you can take to make sure it doesn't hurt your credit. Here's what to do..... More »
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Rogers World Elite Mastercard Review + MORE Feb 9th

The Rogers World Elite Mastercard is a youngen in the Canadian market only being released in May of 2018. It is the premium version of the Rogers Platinum Mastercard that was introduced several years prior. That Platinum card underwent several changes over its short life with the .... More »

Home renovation: More credit cards are rewarding home-related purchases Feb 19th

A growing number of credit cards now cater to homeowners and interior design enthusiasts by offering significant rewards in exchange for home-related spending..... More »

Swipe fees: Visa, Mastercard to charge merchants more for card transactions + MORE Feb 16th

Visa and Mastercard are planning to raise swipe fees in April, according to media reports. It could result in higher prices for consumers..... More »
January 30, 2019: The average credit card interest rate inched higher this week, climbing to another all-time record high.

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Rocketmiles: 3,000 Bonus Miles/Points in the program of your choice including Aeroplan for your first booking made by January 31If you have signed up with Rocketmiles but haven’t booked with them yet you would have received this email! Even if you didn’t or haven’t signed up with them you can take advantage of this offer.Offer details:3,000 Miles/Points in the partner program of your choice for your first stay booked via Rocketmiles. Stay must be booked via the special promotion page at www.rocketmiles.com/2019-travel/. The bonus can only be earned once per member. Book by Jan 31, 19

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January 30 Update: Hyatt opens 9th location in Canada and adds 56 more SLH properties to World of Hyatt & new Amex Centurion Lounge restrictions Hyatt officially added their ninth location in Canada yesterday with the Hyatt Place Calgary Airport opening its doors. As far as we know there are six more Hyatt properties slated to open in Canada this year. We’ll have a post detailing those hotels soon! (Source Hyatt)and continuing with Hyatt news, the World of Hyatt program announced today that a further 56 SLH (Small Luxury Hotels of the World) properties have now joined the program for earning and redeeming points. The sole Canadian SLH property is still not participating. (Source VFTW)New restrictions are coming to American Express’ Centurion Lounges on March 22 for Platinum Cardholders. The restrictions are as follows: The Centurion Lounge is a day of departure lounge. We will not admit arriving Platinum Card Members with boarding passes for flights that have just landed. We will admit Platinum Card Members with layovers or connecting flights who produce proof of connecting flight. We will not admit Platinum Card Members more than 3 hours before the departure time on the Platinum Card Member’s same-day, confirmed boarding pass…

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Southwest Airlines is offering its Companion Pass as a sign-up bonus on its credit cards through early February. Here are some great warm weather destinations you can fly to using your pass.

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