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Costco Ends American Express Canada Credit Card Partnership

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It seems as though American Express Canada’s partnership with Costco has come to an end. While not officially announced, all American Express True Earnings Credit Cards from Costco applications and marketing material have been pulled from Costco locations and American Express’ website. It looks like American Express is replacing the Costco True Earnings Card with a very similar and extremely ... Read More »

How to Borrow A Lump Sum of Cash at 0%

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It’s not often banks lend money for free. But there is a strategy that lets you borrow money without paying one red cent in interest – and it’s available to all Canadians. In fact, we’ve seen people borrow up to $90,000 interest free with this technique. So who offers these ridiculously cheap, if not irresponsible loans? Canadian banks charge 7.5% ... Read More »

Secrets To Cheap Gas Prices At Canadian Pumps Revealed!

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We have a few tricks up our sleeve to help Canadians save a bundle at the pump. Don’t look to Shell, Petro or Esso credit cards to relieve pressure from ever increasing gas prices. You can save far more by combining certain general rewards and cash back credit cards with a gas station’s points program. We’ve crunched the numbers and we’ll ... Read More »

Top 10 Personal Finance Books Of All Time

Top Personal Finance Books

Summer’s coming and what better way for us to populate our reading list than to sprinkle it with some timeless personal finance classics. While each of these books has their own approach to wealth maximization, they will all leave you with strategies to keep more money in your wallet and avoid the pitfalls of wealth destruction. 10. Rich Dad Poor ... Read More »

P.F. Chang’s Latest To Have Credit Card Data Stolen

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P.F. Cang’s, which has over 204 locations, including 3 in Canada, has confirmed that there was a data security breach resulting in credit card and debit card information being stolen from cards used at its restaurants. To plug the whole, P.F. Chang’s has stopped accepting credit cards electronically, until it resolves the security breach. At present they are imprinting cards ... Read More »

Best 0% Balance Transfer Credit Card Offers In Canada

0% Balance Transfer Credit Cards

When looking for a low balance transfer credit card, you should always evaluate three features: the interest rate, the length of time of the promotion and the balance transfer fee. You don’t want to pay 3% in fees for the privilege of a 0% offer. At the same time, you don’t want a short promotional period that won’t give you the time ... Read More »