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American Express Platinum Canada Review

Normally, my American Express Platinum Canada review is positive since you get so much value out of the card, but due to the world pandemic, American Express has devalued the card. My American Express Platinum Canada review is still positive since it’s one of the best travel credit cards in Canada if you’re strictly looking…

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American Express Business Platinum Canada Review

American Express Business Platinum Canada Review

**This post contains affiliate links The American Express Business Platinum card has one of the largest sign up bonus out there since you get 45,000 American Express Membership Rewards points (with a referral) when you spend $7,000 in the first three months. Those 45,000 points are incredibly flexible since you can transfer them to various partners…

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American Express Platinum Cards Welcome Bonus Devaluation

In a surprising, not so surprising move, American Express has dropped the welcome bonus on both of their Platinum Cards. New American Express Platinum Card applicants will now get a welcome bonus of 25,000 Membership Rewards points when you charge $2,000 to your card in the first three months of card membership. If you’re signing…

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The Best American Express Credit Cards in Canada

American Express is my favourite type of credit card. Some Canadians complain that it’s not widely accepted, but I find that more and more merchants accept American Express these days. There are obviously some exceptions such as Costco and Loblaw’s owned grocery stores, but they only don’t accept Amex because they’re trying to push their…

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What Happens if I Don’t use my Credit Card

The Best Travel Credit Cards in Canada

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WestJet RBC Mastercard Review

Although I personally prefer the WestJet RBC World Elite Mastercard, it comes with a minimum income requirement of $80,000 or a household income of $150,000.  Because of this income requirement, not everyone will be approved for the card but that doesn’t mean you can’t earn WestJet dollars and get a companion voucher. The WestJet RBC…

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The Best RBC Credit Cards in Canada

Deciding which are the best RBC credit cards can be incredibly difficult since Royal Bank has more than 20 credit cards available to the public. To complicate things, they’re the exclusive credit card provider for multiple airlines in Canada and they have their own excellent rewards program in RBC Rewards. The good thing is that…

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The Best Credit Cards with Rental Car Insurance in Canada

Have you ever rented a car and they’ve asked you if you need insurance? If you’re not prepared, you might say yes, but that would be a waste of money as you’re likely already covered by your own auto insurance or by credit card rental car insurance. Even if you say no, the car rental…

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credit cards with lounge access

The Best Credit Cards With Lounge Access

**This post contains affiliate links One of the worst things about travelling is the airport experience before a flight or during a layover. Think about the uncomfortable seating (when available), crowded bathrooms, overprice food and noisy/busy areas. To escape this chaotic environment, you can head into airport lounges which are private, offer food, and comfortable…

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The Best BMO Credit Cards

Arguing over the best BMO credit cards is a bit unnecessary when you think about it. Every Bank of Montreal credit card is different and what may be the best BMO credit card for you may not necessarily be the best for someone else. The key thing to understand is that you should be picking…

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