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CIBC Rewards Review

CIBC Rewards Guide | How to maximize your points

CIBC Rewards, often referred to as CIBC Aventura, is CIBC’s travel loyalty program. Although I rank the CIBC Rewards program behind American Express Membership Rewards and RBC Rewards, it’s still an excellent program that deserves your attention. For whatever reason, CIBC credit cards aren’t that popular. However, when you look at the details, you’ll realize…

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Collecting CPP and OAS while Living Abroad

Collecting CPP and OAS While Living Abroad

Did you know that collecting CPP and OAS while living abroad is possible? With retirement comes a lot of freedom and for many Canadians, that means the opportunity to travel more. For some Canadians, it may even mean moving abroad. Fortunately, you can collect many Canadian pensions and benefits while living abroad. However, where you…

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Free roadside assistance

Free Roadside Assistance in Canada

Free roadside assistance has saved me on more than one occasion over the years. Just recently, I had to get my battery boosted twice during a one-week period. There was another time where I got a flat while driving and I called for help because I was stuck on the side of a somewhat busy…

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Understanding Credit and Credit Cards as a Student

Understanding Credit and Credit Cards as a Student

*This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of RBC. All opinions are my own. The financial literacy gap is widening between high school and post-secondary students – but not in the direction you might think. According to a new poll from RBC, 82% of high school students knew that paying the minimum…

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WestJet Companion Voucher Explained

Have you ever noticed the option to select the WestJet companion voucher on their website? It’s right there on the main page above where you choose your destinations for flights. Some people may have ignored that checkbox since they don’t have a WestJet companion voucher, but I’m sure they still wondered what is the WestJet…

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