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Best Travel Rewards Cards in Canada for 2019

5 Tips For Choosing The Best Travel Rewards Card in Canada for 2019 Choosing the best travel rewards credit card in Canada can be an exciting, but overwhelming decision to make. The lure of (almost) free travel, and laying on the beach in Hawaii can finally be a real possibility with the right card. Compare The Best Travel Reward [...]

How To Redeem Your $200 Travel Credit From American Express

If you have an American Express Platinum Card in Canada, you’ll receive an annual $200 travel credit from American Express. We already talked about what you can use your travel credit towards, as well as some important restrictions to pay attention to in our previous post: "The $200 American Express Travel Credit in Canada: A Beginner’s Guide". So if you're [...]

The $200 American Express Travel Credit in Canada: A Beginner’s Guide

How To Get The $200 American Express Travel Credit When you apply and get approved for the American Express Platinum Canada Card, you’ll receive an annual $200 travel credit. The American Express Platinum Card is arguably one of the top travel rewards credit cards in Canada. You can use your travel credit towards a single booking over $200 through: American [...]

Top 10 Questions For Travel Hacking Beginners in Canada

Travel Hacking In Canada If you want to travel better, or simply just travel more for less, you’re going to need to learn how to travel hack and get the most out of your credit card points and miles. This post is for Canadian travelers looking to use their reward points for travel, but aren't quite sure how. We'll talk [...]

Review: American Express Platinum Card® Canada

American Express Platinum Canada Review Updated December 6, 2018: When it comes to premium credit cards, The American Express Platinum Card for Canada is top contender for its various benefits and earnings potential. Although the card doesn’t come cheap at $699 per year, it can be very easy for the frequent or leisure traveler to get many times that fee [...]

By | 2018-12-06T09:01:44+00:00 July 21st, 2016|American Express Reviews, Credit Card Reviews, Credit Cards|

New Welcome Bonus On The American Express SPG Card In Canada

Introduction The merger of Marriott and Starwood is now complete, after months of updates we finally have a new welcome bonus on the American Express SPG Card in Canada. A few months ago Amex changed the welcome bonus from SPG points to a lousy statement credit, and more recently made the card unavailable for new applications. However, they had shared [...]

By | 2018-11-27T11:06:47+00:00 August 21st, 2018|American Express News, Credit Card News, Credit Cards|

New Membership Rewards To Marriott Transfer Rate Better Than Expected!

New Membership Rewards To Marriott Transfer Rate After months of speculation we finally know what the new Membership Rewards to Marriott transfer rate will be, and it's slightly better than expected! As of August 4, 2018, Membership Rewards will transfer to the new Marriott program at a rate of 1,000:1,200. This is slightly better than the 1:1 both Kyle and [...]

By | 2018-11-27T11:07:12+00:00 July 24th, 2018|American Express News, Credit Card News, Credit Cards|

Coming Soon: Canadian SPG Amex Elite Qualifying Nights And New Welcome Bonus

Canadian SPG Amex Elite Qualifying Nights Announced A couple of weeks ago we learned details of changes coming to the American Express Cards in Canada, effective August 4th, 2018, just after the merger of Marriott Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest is complete. Shortly after that post, I received some mail from Amex going over the changes, which seemed to be [...]

By | 2018-11-27T11:07:41+00:00 July 8th, 2018|American Express News, Credit Card News, Credit Cards|

New Details About Changes To The American Express SPG Cards In Canada

Changes To The American Express SPG Cards Introduction First, let me say it took Amex long enough to announce the changes to the American Express SPG Cards in Canada. While our American counterparts have known how their cards would change with the merger of Marriott and Starwood, we were left in the dark to speculate. The changes are.... ok, kind [...]

By | 2018-11-27T11:08:00+00:00 June 28th, 2018|American Express News, Credit Card News, Credit Cards, Reviews|

Ouch! American Express Business Gold Card Devalued Overnight, With More Changes Coming

American Express Business Gold No Longer Offering First Year Free Well, this kind of sucks. As of this morning, the seemingly never-ending American Express Business Gold first year free promotion was terminated without any advance warning. American Express Business Gold First year Free Cancelled Without Notice Furthermore, American Express has added some of that dreaded language to the [...]

By | 2018-11-27T11:08:14+00:00 June 26th, 2018|American Express News, Credit Card News, Credit Cards|
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