Travel cards

How to Get a NEXUS Card: Everything You Need to Know About NEXUS Applications

Do you travel frequently back and forth between Canada and the United States? Are you tired of waiting in the long security lines at airports or at land crossing borders? Well then, you may want to consider getting a NEXUS Card. In this article, I’m sharing everything you need to know about how to get…

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The Best Visa Card in Canada

The best Visa card in Canada depends on what you plan on using your Visa credit card for and the type of rewards you like to earn. Cash back and rewards credit cards can give you excellent value, but then there are cards with no foreign transaction fees and prepaid cards that can be beneficial…

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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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American Express Cobalt Vs. Scotiabank Gold American Express

With the changes to the Scotiabank Gold American Express now in place, many people are comparing it to the American Express Cobalt card since they’re now very similar. If you check out the chart below, the features are quite indeed nearly identical, but both cards have subtle differences which could sway your decision when applying…

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

Many of the best travel credit cards in Canada come with a comprehensive travel insurance package. Your travel medical insurance applies even if you book on points, but your additional travel insurance benefits such as lost luggage, trip cancellation, hotel burglary, etc. require you to charge a majority if not all of your charges to…

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American Express Platinum Travel Insurance

American Express Platinum Travel Insurance

The American Express Platinum Card is one of the best travel credit cards in Canada due to its generous signup bonus, hotel status upgrades, unlimited airport lounge access and the flexibility that comes with American Express Membership Rewards. Another incredible feature is the travel insurance that comes with the card since the terms and payouts…

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Amex Transfer Partners

I have been saying it for years, American Express Membership Rewards is the best credit card program in Canada. It’s the best for earning points, the most valuable and the easily most flexible. This article will focus on one of its best features which is the Amex transfer partners or Frequent Travel Participants as Amex…

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The Best Mastercard in Canada

If you’re looking for the best Mastercard in Canada, you’re going to have plenty of choices. Many Mastercards rank as some of the best travel credit cards and there’s even a prepaid Mastercard that has no foreign transaction fees that will appeal to many people. Keep in mind that the best Mastercard credit card is…

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The Best Credit Card Deals in Canada

Determining what the best credit card deals in Canada are purely subjective. Unlike the best travel credit cards in Canada where you can actually measure things based on the signup bonus and earn rates, the best deals can be open to interpretation. With this in mind, my selections are based on actual promotions as well…

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Air Miles Review | How Canada’s most popular loyalty program works

Of all loyalty programs in Canada, Air Miles is the most recognized one and counts over 11 million members. Created in 1992, it has since made partnerships with over 200 retailers and travel-related suppliers. Honestly, Air Miles is probably the first loyalty program I ever heard of since my dad used to collect Air Miles…

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