points and miles

I personally just received the Scotiabank Gold AMEX after my application was approved. So far, it seems that the perks are quite solid. The only part I don’t like is registering with Scotiabank Rewards. For some reason, it’s not letting me register online. Frustrating enough, I ended up having to call the call centre…
From now until the end of May 2021, the RBC WestJet World Elite Mastercard has a promotion that will earn you 350 WestJet Dollars and a $0 companion fare voucher. The annual fee for this card is $119. 350 WestJet dollars is pretty much equivalent to $350 towards flights. So, after paying the $119…
The CIBC Aventura program is one of the more popular credit card travel points program in Canada. With that being said, I do think that Aeroplan still brings a significantly better value than Aventura. At the same time, CIBC tends to offer generous points earning with Aventura and this program could be a decent…
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…
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….
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…
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…
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…
In this latest video, you’ll learn more from one of Canada’s top points and miles blogger, Ricky Zhang from PrinceOfTravel.com You’ll learn his mindset on how to move up from being a beginner to an expert in the points and miles game. He’ll also reveal some strategies that you may not have heard of…
Have you ever done an RBC credit card product switch before? If not, you might be leaving points on the table by not doing so. In this article, I will cover how to do an RBC credit card product switch. You’ll also learn the benefits of doing an RBC credit card product switch and…