The American Express Cobalt Card is one of the best travel credit cards in Canada and people don’t even realize it. With the ability to earn up to 5% in points on select categories and some excellent points transfer partners, this card is one of the most popular cards in Canada. There’s just one thing…

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Tokyo hostel guide - Nui. HOSTEL & BAR LOUNGE

Japan is often mistaken as an expensive country, but there are plenty of cheap accommodations in Tokyo. In my Tokyo hostel guide, I’ll not only share with you the cheap hostels in Tokyo, but also the best hostels in Tokyo. Regardless of how much you want to spend or your preference in location, one of…

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PC Money account review

PC Financial is back in the business of banking with its PC Money Account. Instead of focusing on high interest rates (like every other digital bank), the PC Money Account combines no fees with PC Optimum. In other words, instead of earning interest on your savings, you’ll earn PC Optimum points whenever you use your…

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EQ Bank Review

If you’re looking for a Canadian bank that offers a good interest rate, then you need to check out EQ Bank who’s one of the most popular digital banks in Canada Right now, their interest rate is a respectable 1.50% interest* rate on their EQ Bank Savings Plus Account and easily makes it one of…

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Stay outside of the major areas to save money

Tokyo has this reputation of being an expensive place ato visit, but you’ll be surprised to learn that Tokyo on a budget is possible. If you’ve decided to make Tokyo your next destination, you won’t be disappointed. However, I warn you now, visit once and you’ll immediately wonder when you’ll be back. It’s not the neon…

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EQ Bank Tax Free Savings Account Review

EQ Bank has been around for quite a few years now, and clients love how they’ve simplified banking. You get a high interest rate with no everyday banking fees. What’s not to like right? Well, there was one complaint. EQ Bank didn’t offer a Tax Free Savings Account. Saving is great, but it would be…

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EQ Bank Retirement Savings Plan Review

I’ve been a massive fan of EQ Bank ever since they came to the market with great interest rates, but admittedly, it was a bit disappointing that they didn’t have a Retirement Savings Plan (RSP) available. Well, that’s no longer an issue as the EQ Bank Retirement Savings Plan has just been introduced. As you…

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Picking the best credit cards in Canada depends on what you’re looking for. Some people may want travel rewards while others prefer cash back. You can even break things down further by looking for a hotel credit card or one without an annual fee. The best card comes down to personal preference, but if you’re…

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How much does it cost to go to Tokyo Shibuya

If you’ve ever thought about heading to the Land of the Rising Sun, you’ve probably looked up how much does it cost to go to Japan? You’ll quickly learn that it’s not as expensive as you may have heard, but what happens if you don’t have time to visit the entire country? How much does…

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