Credit card loyalty

American Express Gold Rewards and Cobalt Cardholders now get More for Their MR Points

American Express Gold Rewards and Cobalt Cardholders now get More for Their MR Points

Yesterday American Express announced their Double Rewards and Points promotion for American Express Platinum cardholders. Many people were very excited about this limited time offer as it almost tripled the value of your points. The only downside was that the promotion was limited to Platinum cardholders. Well, American Express Gold Rewards and Cobalt cardholders now…

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Double Rewards and Points for American Express Platinum Cardholders

Double Rewards and Points for American Express Platinum Cardholders

American Express has just announced double the rewards and points for American Express Platinum Cardholders between April 21 until July 20, 2020. This promotion is clearly aimed at the current global pandemic, but I like it a lot. Through this promotion, you’ll earn double the points on all your purchases. That means the earn rate will…

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TD Rewards Points | How to maximize your value

TD’s most popular premium credit card might be the TD Aeroplan Visa Infinite, but many people don’t realize that TD also has its own credit card travel loyalty program in TD Rewards. When you compare TD Rewards points to other bank reward programs such as BMO Rewards, Scotia Rewards and RBC Rewards, TD Rewards is…

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Canada’s Bank Travel Rewards Programs Ranked

One of the questions I get asked the most is what is the best travel program in Canada? That’s not an easy answer since it depends on the type of points you like to earn, how you like to use your points, what type of credit card you use, and more. That said, some travel…

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Travel Redemption Tricks | Optimize your miles and points

I write a lot about optimizing your travel and how to improve personal finances. These two subjects share a common hack which can be a very powerful one:  taking advantage of loyalty programs. Many people know the basics of loyalty programs, but when you understand how they work and use one of the best travel…

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How to Redeem Travel Points for Gift Cards or a Statement Credit

With most of the best travel rewards programs, redeeming your points for a gift card or statement credit is one of the worst things you can do since they offer low value compared to travel rewards. Generally speaking (and depending on the program), using your points for anything besides travel will devalue your points by…

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BMO Rewards review

BMO Rewards | How to maximize your points

BMO Rewards is one of the most popular credit card rewards programs in Canada. What makes BMO Rewards appealing is that earning and redeeming points is very intuitive and easy. Since this is BMO’s main loyalty program, you need a BMO credit card to earn BMO Rewards. The good thing is, the BMO World Elite…

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The Best Scotiabank Credit Cards in Canada

**This post contains affiliate links Have you ever wondered what the best Scotiabank credit cards in Canada are? Well, it really depends on how often you travel, the type of rewards you like to earn, and how much you spend each month. What’s nice about Scotiabank credit cards is that you have a lot of…

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American Express AIR MILES Platinum card review

American Express Platinum Canada Offer | Earn up to 70,000 Points

A new American Express Platinum Canada offer is now live. The website now shows a welcome bonus of 50,000 Membership Rewards Points when you charge $3,000 in purchases to your Card in the first three months of Cardmembership, plus an additional 10,000 points after six months for a total of 60,000 points. This is 10,000…

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How do Supplementary Credit Cards Work?

Whenever you sign up for a new credit card, you’re always asked if you want to add a supplementary card or an authorized user credit card. These two options are the same thing and sometimes people refer to it as a joint credit card. Getting a supplementary card is a great option for many people…

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