Points and Miles

The HSBC World Elite Mastercard is often overlooked by Canadians. This includes myself who just never bothered to apply for it before. But, I have learned my lesson and see the true benefit of this card. Besides the amazing promotional sign-up bonus HSBC tends to offer yearly, the travel medical insurance is fantastic as…
The new Air Canada Aeroplan program has finally been launched on November 9, 2020. After much anticipation (and dread for a lot of people), the program is finally out! In this article, we will cover the most important factors when it comes to the new Air Canada Aeroplan program: earning and redeeming your points….
On Wednesday, June 24, I opened my AMEX account only to see that all my points have been wiped out. Shockingly, I had over 150,000 MR points gone. Immediately, I was in disbelief at what happened and thought it was a glitch. After researching online, I found out that AMEX is shutting everyone down….
In this blog post, I will be doing a complete CIBC Aerogold Visa Business review to see who is best suited to get this credit card in Canada. One of the reasons I am doing a review of this card right now is because of the amazing deal where you can earn tons of…
Would you like to learn how to check your credit score for free as a Canadian? The good news to you is that there are two companies that offer this service for free in Canada. If you love travelling and sign up for a lot of credit cards to earn tons of points and…
Why is it important to learn how to earn and redeem tons of Alaska Airlines Miles as a Canadian? Alaska Airlines is one of the best frequent flyer programs in Canada. In my opinion, it is one of three most important frequent flyers in Canada alongside Aeroplan and British Airways Avios. Alaska Airlines is…
Sadly, an Aeroplan mini-RTW devaluation is coming up in September 1, 2019. It was just announced yesterday that Aeroplan is making some positive changes and some negative changes. Positive changes to Aeroplan Here are the positive changes taken directly from the Aeroplan website: Looking at the list of positive changes, I would say that…
The idea of earning tons of points and miles through credit card sign up bonus is an amazing idea. Until it comes time to hit the minimum spend requirements. This is especially tough for cards like American Express which isn’t as widely accepted as VISA and Mastercard. In this blog post, I’ve compiled 45…
Do you want to get credit cards in the USA? There’s several ways to go about it but the most popular method is by doing an AMEX Global Transfer. As you know, getting American credit cards is the holy grail of earning tons of points and miles. USA based credit cards tend to have…
Getting any sort of airline status is difficult these days. Usually, you have to do it the hard and expensive way which is the butt-on-seat method. Regardless, jump start methods on getting Star Alliance status do exist. For example, if you get Platinum Status with Marriott HotelĀ (may need Premier Platinum Status now), you’ll be…