The Best Travel Rewards Programs in Canada

When I’m asked about the best travel credit cards in Canada, I tell people about the generous sign up bonuses and benefits you'll get. What people don’t realize is that it’s the travel rewards program that they're tied to that often makes them so great. Credit card offers change all the time and what’s a [...]

By |2019-09-30T08:36:19-04:00September 30th, 2019|Credit cards, Travel, Travel news|

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 wouldn’t it be nice if you did? To use [...]

By |2019-10-09T16:08:47-04:00September 30th, 2019|Budget Travel, Credit cards, Travel|

The Best American Express Credit Cards in Canada

Have you ever wondered what the best American Express credit cards in Canada are? Well, it really depends on how often you travel, the type of rewards you like to earn, and how much you spend each month. Every American Express card is different, but many of them offer premium benefits which are much better [...]

By |2019-10-09T20:31:24-04:00September 26th, 2019|Credit cards, Personal Finance, Travel|

Marriott Bonvoy Amex Card Review | Canada

Once known as the SPG Amex, the Marriott Bonvoy Amex Card is now the official credit card for Marriott in Canada. In case you didn’t know, Marriott Bonvoy is the new name of Marriott Rewards which merged with Starwood Preferred Guest earlier. Yes, I realize that it may be a bit confusing, but that’s what [...]

By |2019-10-07T16:31:04-04:00September 26th, 2019|Credit cards, Personal Finance, Travel|

5 Travel Myths Busted

Over the years, I’ve heard a ton of different travel myths. To be honest, when I was first started travelling, I would believe them (e.g. bribe Thai police officers if you’re questioned for whatever reason), but I’ve quickly realized that many of these travel myths were completely untrue. I suspect that some of these travel [...]

By |2019-10-09T16:07:54-04:00September 26th, 2019|Travel, Travel news|

American Express Membership Rewards | Everything you need to know

The American Express Membership Rewards program is arguably the best loyalty program in Canada. The program shines since it’s flexible and valuable. What many people don’t realize is that with Amex Membership Rewards, you can earn large amounts of points in a short period of time which never expire as long as you have an [...]

By |2019-10-10T13:21:15-04:00September 23rd, 2019|Credit cards, Personal Finance, Travel|

The Best Scotiabank Credit Cards in Canada

**This post contains affiliate links Have you ever wondered what the best Scotiabank credit cards in Canada are? Well, it really depends on how often you travel, the type of rewards you like to earn, and how much you spend each month. What’s nice about Scotiabank credit cards is that you have a lot of [...]

By |2019-10-02T20:45:59-04:00September 20th, 2019|Credit cards, Personal Finance, Travel|

How Much Does It Cost to go to the Maldives?

The Maldives is an exotic paradise and dream destination for many travellers, especially those looking for a special honeymoon location or a romantic getaway. However, while the crystal waters and sandy beaches promise to impress, the price tag associated with the country often scares people away. But, how does it actually cost to go to [...]

By |2019-09-19T09:03:55-04:00September 19th, 2019|Destinations, Travel|

TD Aeroplan Visa Platinum Review

Out of all the Aeroplan credit cards that TD offers, the one that gets the least attention is the TD Aeroplan Visa Platinum Card. This shouldn’t be a huge surprise since it’s an entry-level credit card. Banks typically promote cards where there’s a higher minimum income requirement since it’s presumed those people have more money [...]

By |2019-09-18T14:45:45-04:00September 18th, 2019|Credit cards, Travel|

TD Aeroplan Visa Infinite Privilege Review

When Air Canada acquired Aeroplan many people were excited. Yes, there would be both positive and negative changes to the program, but it’s nice to see Air Canada owning its own loyalty program again. Regardless of how Aeroplan evolves, people still want to know what the best Aeroplan credit card is? Since TD Bank is [...]

By |2019-09-17T18:04:14-04:00September 17th, 2019|Credit cards, Travel|