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Points, Miles and Bling
New Aeroplan Partners: Air Transat and Flair airlines

Folks at Aeroplan have been busy, and are doing a good job of being in the news cycle. Sine rejecting Air Canada’s bid and announcing partnership with Porter... Read More

Pointshogger
Aeroplan Teams up with Porter Airlines

I was interviewed by Global News today about the Aeroplan and Porter Airlines team up (Use points or keep saving? What Canadians should know about the Aeroplan-Porter... Read More

Points, Miles and Bling
Aeroplan rejects Air Canada bid, announces partnership with Porter Airlines

The Aeroplan and Air Canada saga has more drama than Soap Opera. Since the news of Air Canada breaking away from Aeroplan in 2020, Aeroplan has suffered heavy financial... Read More

Points, Miles and Bling
Hyatt mystery bonus promotion, up to 40% on purchased points

Hyatt’s latest points purchase promotion is a mystery bonus, members have reported up to 40% bonus. Hyatt mystery bonus is available on purchase of 5000... Read More

Pointshogger
Keep your Information Safe

In light of the Aeroplan and PC Optimum theft reported by CBC, I thought I'd share my thoughts on how to safeguard your information. Basically, criminals are redeem... Read More

Points, Miles and Bling
Great Business Class fares to South America, starting $675

Avianca has published great business class fares from NYC to several South American cities, starting at $675 USD. The availability is spread from September –... Read More

Pointshogger
Marriott Merger Details – Effective August 18, 2018

Marriott announced more details of the merger with Marriott Rewards, Ritz-Carlton Rewards, and Starwood Preferred Guest. According to my sources, the official effective... Read More

Points, Miles and Bling
She makes $1Million per post – Instagram Rich List 2018

Ever wondered how much money people make through Instagram? I have, so when I came across the Instagram Rich List 2018, it sucked me right in. Turns out, Kylie Jenner... Read More

Pointshogger
Get your Air Canada / Aeroplan Questions Answered!

In light of the new changes coming to Aeroplan, along with the new twist of a potential Air Canada buyout of Aimia, we are being given an opportunity to interview... Read More

Canadian Kilometers
Incredible – Air Canada offers to buy Aeroplan

There is a lot of coverage about the Air Canada and Aeroplan split, but this is just the latest crazy development to come in. Air Canada, along with TD Bank, CIBC, and... Read More

Pointshogger
Best Current First Year Fee Waived Cards for July 2018

Quite a few promotions expired at the end of June. Many of them got extended till the end of October, others fell off the list (namely AMEX and a couple of BMO cards).... Read More

Points, Miles and Bling
Convert hotel points to Aeroplan with 30% bonus – Aeroplan conversion bonus

Aeroplan conversion bonus promotion is back, and offers members a great way to convert hotel points into Aeroplan miles with 30% bonus miles. The promotion... Read More

Don’t Call the Airline!
Amazing Deals on Tumi Bags & Other Products From BestBuy

BestBuy Canada is offering ludicrously cheap Tumi products, including suitcases, wallets, backpacks, and other products. They’re discounting already on-clearance... Read More

Pointshogger
More Details of New Aeroplan Released

Aimia's (owner of Aeroplan) Chief Executive Officer, Jeremy Rabe released a video explaining some of the changes expected from July 2020 onward to its reward program. In... Read More

Points, Miles and Bling
Breaking: Aeroplan charter flights to begin in July 2020

Aimia CEO, Jeremy Rabe has announced that Aeroplan will run daily charters to select routes, after the partnership with Air Canada terminates. Aeroplan charter flights... Read More

Points, Miles and Bling
Final two days: Purchase Starpoints with 35% discount at 2.2 cents per point

One last time before Marriott takes over, the SPG 35% discount on points purchase ends this Friday, July 20th. The discount is available on all purchases of 5,000 or... Read More

Canadian Kilometers
American Express Card Offer Changes – What Now?

American Express has recently changed their offers negatively. However, their bonuses are still very generous. There are currently offers five Membership Rewards credit... Read More

Pointshogger
Top Cash Back Credit Card Offers for July 2018

Several promotions came to an end from last month, but got extended. You will find that most promotions run until the end of October. Keep in mind that we also have an... Read More

Canadian Kilometers
Scotiabank Passport Visa Infinite Review – No Foreign Transaction Fees!

Earlier this year, Chase Canada closed their entire credit card portfolio. They were one of the best options for Canadians to get a credit card without foreign... Read More

Points, Miles and Bling
Last chance – Alaska 40% bonus miles promotion ends tonight

Last chance to take advantage of Alaska Mileage Plan’s promotion “kick back with bonus miles” – 40% bonus on purchased miles, the... Read More

Canadian Kilometers
1000 Free Aeroplan Miles for New Accounts

Every Canadian should have an Aeroplan account, despite the upcoming changes to the program in 2020. At this point, I have no problem collecting Aeroplan miles as long... Read More

Canadian Kilometers
The Best (Mobile) Wallet Out There

With the 25+ credit cards I have, I use many of them to maximize my rewards for my different categories of purchases. I don’t like carrying around too many, so I... Read More

Canadian Kilometers
New Marriott Award Chart and Redemptions

Marriott today released their new award chart that will apply August 1 to all SPG and Marriott properties. They have also released their new Hotel and Air packages.... Read More

Canadian Kilometers
Summary of the Combined Starwood/Marriott Program

Back in April, Marriott and Starwood revealed their new consolidated rewards program. There are a ton of changes which you can see on their dedicated site. I’m... Read More

Canadian Kilometers
Buy Starpoints with a 35% Discount – Last Sale Ever

In my opinion, Starpoints are the most valuable points currency out there. They can be redeemed for an incredible variety of airline and hotel redemptions. A shortcut to... Read More

Canadian Kilometers
A Debit Card with no foreign exchange and ATM withdrawal fees?!

Earlier, this week. I ran into the Stack MasterCard, a prepaid card offered by a Toronto-based company. I’m not excited by prepaid cards – I’m... Read More

Canadian Kilometers
Last Day – Earn 5x Miles on Amazon!

Aeroplan recently added Amazon.ca as a partner on their eStore. Since they just launched, they are running a promotion where you can earn 5x miles on purchases at... Read More

Don’t Call the Airline!
$15 Off ANY Flight (Including One-Ways)

Flight Network is offering a coupon for $CAD 15 off any flight, including one-way tickets. The post $15 Off ANY Flight (Including One-Ways) appeared first on Don't... 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

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

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