How Credit Card Travel Insurance Works When Booking a Flight on Points or Miles

I’ve been telling people for years that whenever you travel, you must have travel insurance. The cost of medical attention can cost you thousands of dollars outside of Canada so it would be crazy not to have the right protection when you’re travelling. Fortunately, many of the best travel credit cards in Canada come with [...]

By |2019-05-18T14:23:14-04:00May 18th, 2019|Credit cards, Travel|

BMO Rewards | How to earn and burn your points effectively

BMO Rewards is one of the most popular credit cards 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 [...]

By |2019-05-16T08:16:31-04:00May 16th, 2019|Credit cards, featured, Personal Finance, Travel|

American Express Business Platinum Canada Review

**This post contains affiliate links The American Express Business Platinum card has the largest signup bonus out there since you get 75,000 American Express Membership Rewards points (with a referral) when you spend $7,000 in the first three months. I’ll go into more detail below, but those 75,000 points are incredibly valuable since you can transfer to [...]

By |2019-05-19T12:41:09-04:00May 9th, 2019|Credit cards, Personal Finance, Travel|

Marriott Bonvoy Review

Let’s get to the point, my Marriott Bonvoy review is positive. Ever since Marriott Rewards merged with Starwood Preferred Guest and Ritz-Carlton Rewards in August 2018, the combined program has easily become the best hotel loyalty program in the world. On Feb. 13, 2019, the program changed their name to Marriott Bonvoy. Full disclosure, my [...]

By |2019-05-09T08:55:16-04:00April 29th, 2019|Credit cards, Travel, Travel news|

KOHO vs. STACK | Battle of the prepaid credit cards

Over the last two years, KOHO and STACK have become quite the players when it comes to prepaid credit cards in Canada. It’s really no surprise since both of them offer low or no fees, rewards, referral bonuses, and access to two of the largest credit networks in the world. The question is, which one [...]

By |2019-04-24T16:55:36-04:00April 24th, 2019|Credit cards, Personal Finance|

RBC Rewards | How to get the most out of your points

RBC REWARDS REVIEW RBC Rewards is Royal Bank’s credit card rewards program and is quite popular in Canada. To be honest, the program is likely popular since RBC is one of the big banks in Canada, but the good thing is that RBC Rewards is a decent rewards programs that travellers and RBC clients will [...]

By |2019-05-11T20:10:30-04:00April 22nd, 2019|Credit cards, Personal Finance, Travel|

How to Get the Most Out of Your Banks

Although some people have decided to use digital banks only, the majority of Canadians still use brick and mortar banks. There’s nothing wrong with that, but the question is are you getting the most out of your banks? Traditional banks offer a variety of products services but it seems like many people are using them [...]

By |2019-05-02T07:56:42-04:00April 22nd, 2019|Credit cards, My Money, Personal Finance|