How to Plan a Vacation Without Going Into Debt

**This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Alterna Bank. All opinions are my own. Planning vacations are one of the best things to do. Honestly, there’s nothing quite like looking up all the awesome things you can see, do, and eat while you’re travelling. The problem is, when you’re doing all [...]

By |2019-02-25T08:14:21-04:00February 7th, 2019|Budget Travel, Personal Finance, Travel|

MBNA Rewards Platinum Plus Mastercard Review

If you’re looking for a no-fee travel rewards credit card, then the MBNA Rewards Platinum Plus Mastercard is likely a good choice for you since it has straightforward rewards which can be redeemed for any type of travel purchase. The card may not give you a generous signup bonus or a lot of additional benefits [...]

By |2019-02-09T19:24:39-04:00February 6th, 2019|Credit cards, Personal Finance, Travel|

How Much Does it Cost to go to Malaysia

Is Malaysia on your travel list? If not, it probably should be. Cool architecture, tons of street art, sprawling green highlands with tea plantations and plenty of great beaches and islands for swimming, diving, and sunbathing. Malaysia is a great choice for a warm-destination getaway. But, just how much does it cost to go to [...]

By |2019-01-31T15:31:09-04:00January 31st, 2019|Destinations, Travel|

How Much Does it Cost to go to Singapore?

When it comes to travel in Southeast Asia, Singapore usually finds its way on the must-see list. This small country really stands out in this part of the world. While it still has plenty of temples and cultural attractions it is incredibly modern and, in some parts, maybe even a little bit futuristic. Of course, [...]

By |2019-01-31T15:31:37-04:00January 31st, 2019|Budget Travel, Destinations, Travel|

STACK Mastercard Review | Get $25 for Free!

The STACK Mastercard is relatively new to Canadians, but let me assure you, it’s one of the best cards to enter the market in the last few years. First off, the STACK Mastercard is not a credit card, it’s actually a prepaid Mastercard. You load your funds via e-Transfer, or Visa Debit and then you [...]

By |2019-04-24T16:57:24-04:00January 31st, 2019|Budget Travel, Credit cards, Travel|

Unlimited Lounge Access for WestJet Rewards Platinum and Gold Members

WestJet has just announced that WestJet Rewards members who have Platinum and Gold status will now get unlimited access to lounges along with up to 5 immediate family members who are travelling on the same itinerary. The previous benefit was just 10 lounge passes without family access so this is quite the improvement. What's most [...]

By |2019-01-27T19:05:28-04:00January 24th, 2019|Credit cards, Travel, Travel news|

How Much Does it Cost to go to Egypt?

Egypt is one of those countries has captured the interest of people from around the world. It’s fascinating history, impressive monuments, and rich culture has impressed many travellers over the years. However, unlike other cities such as Paris or Amsterdam where it’s best to roam and explore on your own, you'll want to hire professional [...]

By |2019-03-18T20:45:29-04:00January 22nd, 2019|Budget Travel, Destinations, Travel|

American Express Platinum Travel Insurance

The American Express Platinum credit 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 [...]

By |2019-01-16T10:03:13-04:00January 16th, 2019|Credit cards, Personal Finance, Travel, Travel news|