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American Express Business Platinum Benefits Improved!

Today, American Express has adjusted their offer for the Business Platinum Card. This card currently has the highest signup bonus in Canada, so is a fantastic value if... Read More

Pointshogger
Top Cash Back Credit Card Offers for February 2018

Very little has changed over the last 2 months as the current cash back offers are still good for a while. Though keep in mind that we also have a Top Cash Back Credit... Read More

Don’t Call the Airline!
HURRY! AMEX Business Platinum Fee Increase to $499 and Minimum Spend to $50,000 Tomorrow!

According to Reddit, the American Express Business Platinum card's annual fee will go up from $399 to $499 tomorrow. Further, the sign-up offer, which is currently... Read More

Canadian Kilometers
Buy SPG Offer Now Active

Last week, I wrote about a 35% discount if you buy 5,000 or more Starpoints. The offer was not working last week; however, Points.com has corrected the technical issue.... Read More

Pointshogger
Marriott Rewards 2018 Category Changes

Marriott is making quite a few hotel category changes this year. There are 1,083 hotels increasing in categories and 248 hotels dropping. The new changes come into... Read More

Pointshogger
Starwood Preferred Guest 2018 Category Changes

It is that time of the year when most hotel chains readjust their categories. Some hotels go up, some goes down. Today's post is the changes that Starwood Preferred... Read More

Pointshogger
Current Marriott Bonus Points Offers

Winter may feel cold for some of us in Canada. Some people enjoy it, some people cannot wait till the spring/summer time. Either way, Valentine's Day is deep into... Read More

Canadian Kilometers
Metal Credit Cards

I don’t care for metal credit cards. They take more space than necessary, and are now so mainstream. What people should primarily be looking for are the rewards... Read More

Points, Miles and Bling
Ottawa Points and Miles meetup, Feb 10th!

Join us for the next edition of Ottawa Points and Miles meetup at Andaz Ottawa, on Saturday, February 10th, 2018 from 4:00pm –... Read More

Points, Miles and Bling
Last Call! Alaska 40% bonus promotion ends tonight

Alaska Mileage Plan’s latest promotion of 40% bonus on purchased miles is coming to a close in a few hours. The promotion is available... Read More

Pointshogger
Rundown of British Airways Executive Club for Canadians (updated February 7, 2018)

In Canada, after Aeroplan, I would say, British Airways' Executive Club Avios are the easiest miles to collect without flying. Canadian financial... Read More

Canadian Kilometers
Purchase SPG Points at 35% Off

In absolute terms, the most valuable rewards currency are SPG points. They have access to an incredible variety of travel, airline, and hotel redemptions. The best way... Read More

Points, Miles and Bling
Top 3 reasons to still print your tickets and travel itineraries

It’s easy to assume that smartphones and trip management apps have rendered the need to print airline tickets and itineraries obsolete. However, specific... Read More

Pointshogger
Top Credit Card Higher than Normal Sign Up Bonuses for February 2018

Note that we also have two other types of monthly lists going on: Top Cash Back Credit Card Offers Best Current First Year Fee Waived Cards Please let us know in the... Read More

Points, Miles and Bling
SPG 35% discount and how to leverage the promotion

First SPG sale of the year is off the blocks in good time, SPG 35% discount on points purchase is back. The discount is available for purchases made between 9:00 AM ET... Read More

Pointshogger
Aimia (Owner of Aeroplan) Sold Nectar’s Loyalty Program

Aimia is a data-driven marketing and loyalty analytics company that owns frequent flyer program, Aeroplan. Not only do they own Aeroplan, but they also own other minor... Read More

Pointshogger
Exclusive Canadian SPG Credit Card offer to Chase Marriott Cardholders

You may have seen this offer already, but the official email just came in today. American Express Canada is offering an exclusive Starwood Preferred Guest Credit Card to... Read More

Canadian Kilometers
American Express Cobalt Card Increased Offer Ending!

Update: The offer below is now no longer available. Here’s the latest offer for the American Express Cobalt Card. The American Express Cobalt Card is one of... Read More

Points, Miles and Bling
Cambodian National Police arrests 10 foreigners for “dancing pornographically”

As per news reports, Cambodian National Police arrested and charged 10 foreigners in Siem Reap for dancing pornographically. They raided a rented villa near Angkor... Read More

Don’t Call the Airline!
Up to $60 (Or More!) FREE From PayTM – BUT HURRY!

PayTM is currently offering several promotions, and you can earn more than $60 FREE! But hurry, you only have a few more days! The post Up to $60 (Or More!) FREE From... Read More

Points, Miles and Bling
BegPacking, White privilege or Millennial entitlement?

BegPacking hit the travel industry a while back, in all kinds of wrong. A trend that is becoming blatant and obnoxious by the day, one that gives every western traveler... Read More

Canadian Kilometers
Free Equifax Credit Report with Borrowell!

Having a good credit score is important, especially for me. You need to understand your credit history to be able to earn miles from financial products. I have always... Read More

Points, Miles and Bling
Hyatt kicks off the year with 30% bonus on points purchase

Hyatt’s latest ‘Get Away Sooner’ bonus points purchase promotion is now live, with 30% bonus. Hyatt 30% bonus points purchase promotion is... Read More

Points, Miles and Bling
What is SPG Award Room Charge and how to avoid it

If you are a SPG enthusiast and redeem for award rooms, it is likely that you have come across the SPG Award Room Charge on your bill. It happens more often than one... Read More

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PayTM Cashback Offer

One of my favourite services right now is the PayTM app. It lets you pay bills with credit cards where normally you can’t use one, allowing you to earn... Read More

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Chase Closes Marriott and Amazon Credit Cards

Chase Canada was an interesting credit card issuer. They had several store co-branded credit cards that all had no transaction fees – very rare in Canada.... Read More

Don’t Call the Airline!
Chase Canada Closing All Amazon.ca Credit Cards March 15

All J.P. Morgan Chase Canada Amazon.ca accounts will be closed on March 15, 2018. The post Chase Canada Closing All Amazon.ca Credit Cards March 15 appeared first on... Read More

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Hilton Honors 2018 Program Changes

I’m not a fan of Hilton Honors. There are some good Hilton chain properties (Conrad, Waldorf Astoria), but their loyalty program is terrible. Yesterday, they... Read More

Don’t Call the Airline!
Reviewing the Platinum Card by American Express (Canada)

The Platinum Card by American Express (Canada) is one of the best credit cards in the country. Here's a list of the most important benefits. The post Reviewing the... Read More

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American Express Business Platinum Card Review

The American Express Business Platinum Card has the highest signup bonus in Canada, at 75,000 Membership Rewards points. The current public offer is 40,000 points. There... 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