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Top Cash Back Credit Card Offers for September 2020

Some minor changes to this month's list. TD extended its promotion, while Scotiabank is back on the monthly list!  Keep in mind that this monthly post only includes... Read More

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Hacks to Save Money On Almost Every Online Purchase

Today, we feature Samantha, who is a literature major who ultimately found her big passion by writing blogs about organizing your life and online affairs. She also... Read More

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[INTERVIEW] Ampli’s Co-Founder

Today, we feature Darby Sieben, co-founder and head of Ampli. Use this promo Code for an additional $5 cash back bonus: AMPLI5 and please support Pointshogger using our... Read More

Points, Miles and Bling
Amex SimplyCash Preferred Card now offers 10% cash back, up to $400!

  This update comes as a pleasant surprise, and also a sign of the times we live in. As more Canadians shift their preference from travel redemptions, to earning... Read More

Points, Miles and Bling
Special Offer: 10% Cashback and No Annual fee, with Scotia Momentum Visa Infinite card

  A CashBack credit card should be a mainstay of every wallet, they are extremely lucrative if aligned well with household purchasing habits. In Canada, no other... Read More

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4 Proven Tips to Maximize Online Shopping Savings with Points

Today, we feature Tiffany Park, who writes for Little Bundle. She is a parenting, health, and communications writer with a passion for improving family connection for... Read More

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Marriott Bonvoy Status Match & Challenge

Marriott Bonvoy announced a status match and challenge offer by matching the elite status of 4 competitor programs (along with completing a challenge). Once completed,... Read More

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Marriott Bonvoy Status Match (Challenge) is back, register now!

As travel crawls back to life, it’s not surprising to see a healthy competition amongst brands to win over customers, and their wallets. Marriott Bonvoy Status... Read More

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American Express Canada Unveils More Details on New Aeroplan Cards

We have had plenty of hints on new changes to the Aeroplan co-branded cards. Today, American Express (AMEX) has released more details on the new co-branded Aeroplan... Read More

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[PROMOTION] Marriott Bonvoy Escapes

Marriott Bonvoy Escapes has launched a 5-day sale throughout Canada, Caribbean, Latin America and the U.S. This covers more than 4,900 hotels. Promotion This promotion... Read More

Points, Miles and Bling
New Aeroplan Vistara partnership is a welcome surprise for travellers to India

Starting today, Aeroplan members can accumulate and redeem Aeroplan Miles for travel with the Indian airline, Vistara, bringing the total number of Aeroplan airline... Read More

Points, Miles and Bling
Earn $250 bonus with the new Tangerine and Toronto Raptors promotion

  Tangerine, is a subsidiary of Scotiabank, and a Canadian direct bank that offers no-fee banking services and products to Canadians. Tangerine and Toronto... Read More

Points, Miles and Bling
Closer Look: New TD Aeroplan Credit Cards and Air Canada Benefits

The pre-launch of the New Aeroplan Program on August 11th came with announcement of new credit card portfolio comprising TD, CIBC, and AMEX cards. In addition to a... Read More

Points, Miles and Bling
The New Aeroplan Program – Bold, Radical, and Transformed!

It’s bold, it’s radical, and it does not hold back. Welcome to the transformed Aeroplan, coming November 8th, 2020. The new Aeroplan program leans heavy on... Read More

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Up to 12% No Limit Cash Back on the American Express Platinum Card!

Note: The Offer for the Platinum Card has changed. Please refer to the offer landing page for updated card offer details. The Coronavirus (COVID-19) has completely upset... Read More

Canadian Kilometers
Best High Interest Savings Accounts in Canada

With my travel budget now having lots of room because I’m not currently booking any travel, I’ve been reviewing at places to store money. For funds you want... Read More

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Hello World!

Hello World! It’s been a while since new content has gone up, as many of you have noticed. Partly, it’s because I’ve got a few other things going on.... Read More

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HSBC World Elite Mastercard: New and Improved Offer

Recently HSBC updated the welcome bonus for its World Elite Mastercard. We are happy to report that HSBC has improved its offer. The card remains first-year-free (FYF)... Read More

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HIRING: Flight Award Travel Manager, Part/Full-Time

What are we looking for? My company is seeking a part-time or full-time Flight Award Travel Manager. Your primary duties include: Responding to customer inquiries;... Read More

Don’t Call the Airline!
Why we’ll pass on the new Scotia AMEX gold card

Last week, Scotia unveiled a revamped AMEX gold card. We see this card as a potential challenger to the AMEX Cobalt but despite some new features, Scotia Rewards just... Read More

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Lounge Report: LJU Business Lounge Slovenia

Slovenia’s main airport, Joze Pucnik Airport, is nothing to write home about in terms of amenities or interesting features (no waterfalls or botanical gardens) but... Read More

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All About Marriott Moments

Most experts agree that Marriott points have steadily decreased in value since merging with Starwood. While some of the best redemptions have come from Marriott, such as... Read More

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Meeting Minimum Spend the Easy Way

Credit cards are one of the best ways to earn rewards quickly. To earn the signup bonus, you usually need to meet a threshold of purchases in a certain period of time,... Read More

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Hyatt Award Chart as of March 18th 2019

Hyatt is now my preferred hotel chain since Fairmont President’s Club was acquired by Accor. As a Globalist member, their top-tier status, I find benefits on my... Read More

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Increased Offer on the Scotiabank Passport Visa Infinite

The Scotiabank Passport Visa Infinite is the only credit card without foreign transaction fees issued by a Big 5 bank. This product launched early last year, and is a... Read More

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BMO World Elite Increased Offer – Ends Today

Note: This offer has changed since the publication of the post. Please visit the application page to see the update offer for the BMO World Elite Mastercard. The BMO... Read More

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All About Air Canada Priority Rewards

Air Canada Priority Rewards are one of the best benefits of Super Elite status. If used properly, this can significantly reduce flight costs for elite members and their... Read More

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Quick News – Aeroplan Fuel Surcharges, 7x on Apple, 30% Bonus on Hyatt

Hyatt Buy Miles 30% Bonus Hyatt is currently selling points with a 30% bonus, which ends this Friday, February 22nd. Maxing out the promotion, you can buy 71,500 Hyatt... Read More

Points, Miles and Bling
Review: Fairmont Le Château Montebello, in Quebec – Canada

Fairmont Le Château Montebello is a rustic luxury property in the Fairmont portfolio. The property boasts of being the world’s largest wood cabin and was... Read More

Don’t Call the Airline!
Air Canada Signature Suite: World-Class Lounge in Toronto

An exclusive review of the new Air Canada lounge in Toronto, the Signature Suite, opening December 1. The post Air Canada Signature Suite: World-Class Lounge in Toronto... Read More

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First Time on Lufthansa First – A Detailed Trip Report

A friend experienced Lufthansa First Class for their first time - this is their detailed trip report. The post First Time on Lufthansa First – A Detailed Trip... Read More