American Express Business Gold Card Review

The American Express Business Gold card is one of the best travel credit cards in Canada, but often gets overlooked because it’s a business card. What most people don’t realize is that you don’t have to have a business to apply. Sure, it’ll ask you for your business information, but you can put in anything [...]

By | 2018-06-08T20:21:34+00:00 June 4th, 2018|Credit cards, My Money, Travel|

Rogers World Elite Mastercard Review

Disclosure: I’m a casual employee of Rogers, but not a spokesperson. All opinions are my own. In the last little while, Rogers has been offering the Rogers World Elite Mastercard to select customers. The early reports were encouraging, so I reached out to Rogers directly and they confirmed to me that the card will be [...]

By | 2018-05-26T13:42:06+00:00 May 23rd, 2018|Credit cards, Personal Finance, Travel|

Rogers Platinum Mastercard Review

**This Rogers Platinum Mastercard review is based on the changes coming into effect as of May 23, 2018. Also note that I'm a casual employee of Rogers but not a spokesperson. If you’re considering a Rogers Mastercard, understand that they currently have two available: The Rogers Platinum Mastercard and the Rogers World Elite Mastercard. The [...]

By | 2018-05-26T15:00:32+00:00 May 16th, 2018|Budget Travel, Credit cards, Personal Finance, Travel|

New Way to Earn Scotiabank SCENE Points

If you like to collect Scotiabank SCENE points, you’ll likely be excited about some exciting news. Get In The SCENE machines are being launched today at select theatres across Canada where you can earn SCENE points. These new kiosks will allow you to act out scenes from movies including Clueless, Forrest Gump, Ferris Bueller’s Day [...]

By | 2018-04-30T07:16:20+00:00 May 1st, 2018|Credit cards, Personal Finance|

Marriott Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest are Merging – What this means for your points

It’s official, Marriott Rewards, The Ritz-Carlton Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) are merging into one unified loyalty program as of August 2018. Members will soon have access to earn or redeem points and book stays across 29 participating global brands comprising 6,500 hotels in 127 countries and territories. This merger puts iconic brands such [...]

By | 2018-05-07T01:37:32+00:00 April 16th, 2018|Credit cards, Travel, Travel news|

Triangle World Elite Mastercard Review

Before I get into my Triangle World Elite Mastercard Review, it’s worth noting that the Canadian Tire Corporation has updated how their loyalty programs work. Canadian Tire will still be handing out Canadian Tire Money (CTM), but by joining Triangle Rewards, you can maximize how you earn and redeem their CTM to get the most [...]

By | 2018-05-26T13:30:02+00:00 April 9th, 2018|Credit cards, Personal Finance|

The Best Travel Credit Cards in Canada

**This post contains affiliate links Frequently I’m asked what the best travel credit cards in Canada are. Depending on what your needs are, I’ll have a different answer, but most of the time people are looking for a card that offers a big signup bonus. My list below of the best travel rewards credit cards [...]

By | 2018-06-13T14:01:59+00:00 April 8th, 2018|Budget Travel, Credit cards, Personal Finance, Travel|

American Express Gold Rewards Card Review

**This post contains affiliate links American Express Gold Rewards card is one of the best travel rewards credits in Canada and is currently one of my favourite cards on the market. It has an annual fee of $150, but comes with a huge signup bonus of 25,000 Membership Reward points. Here's the thing, if you [...]

By | 2018-06-10T08:24:18+00:00 April 4th, 2018|Budget Travel, Credit cards, Personal Finance, Travel|