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The BMO AIR MILES World Elite Mastercard Review

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A generous bonus of 3,000 AIR MILES, while impressive, is just an introduction to the heap of rewards offered by the BMO® AIR MILES®† World Elite®* Mastercard®*. Cardholders will truly feel ‘elite’, with priority status at airport lounges worldwide, up to 25% off on car rentals and flights that are redeemed with AIR MILES, plus a comprehensive insurance package. At a Glance: ... Read More »

Amex — Back of the Line?

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How AMEX temporarily lost its mojo — and what it’s doing to get it back In Ancient Rome, centurions were elite military commanders who led their troops from the front-of-the-line. Known for their courage and fighting skills, they suffered many casualties in battles. The centurion is also the symbol for American Express (its most exclusive invitation-only “Black Card” with unlimited ... Read More »

Multiply Your Credit Card’s Cash Back Rewards with Drop

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Let’s be honest. We’re not exactly loyal when it comes to loyalty rewards programs. Smart consumers are always on the lookout for newer, bigger — and most importantly, easier — ways to be rewarded for our spending habits. Enter Drop. Launched in Canada in 2016, Drop is a free mobile app that lets users earn points from select partners for ... Read More »

Why a Good Credit Score Pays Off. Literally.

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Bestselling author Sean Cooper, aka ‘the Canadian mortgage guy’ (and GreedyRates’ distinguished guest writer) relays his experience of how a good credit score helped him save a bundle of money and become a mortgage-free homeowner by age 30. Hello. My name is Sean Cooper. I’m the millennial who bought a house in Toronto at age 27 and managed to pay it ... Read More »

TD vs. AmEx Aeroplan Cards Face-Off

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Aeroplan credit cards let you earn miles as a reward for every dollar that you spend. Your miles never expire, so you can stash them away and then spend them on a range of products, from activities to merchandise. One of the best ways to spend Aeroplan miles is on flights with Air Canada. You’ll earn Aeroplan miles faster with ... Read More »

Best Chequing and Savings Accounts at Scotiabank

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GreedyRates is proud to be the go-to authority for Canadians who want to save money and earn the best benefits possible from their credit cards, and we will continue to work hard to be Canada’s number one destination for all things credit card related. That said, we believe our readers can apply their bargain-hunting mindset to other aspects of their ... Read More »

Clear off your Credit Debt With 0% Balance Transfer Cards

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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 »

The Scotiabank American Express Card Review

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The American Express Card by Scotiabank is a travel card that makes it easy for customers to earn and redeem Scotia Rewards points both at home and abroad. Aside from the lucrative rewards points, customers who like to travel can rest easy thanks to the range of insurance protections available through the card. Some purchases made with the card are ... Read More »

Best Credit Cards in Canada 2017

Best Credit Cards Canada 2017

If you’re looking to bathe yourself in points, miles, cash or simply bask in the glory of 0% interest rates, our latest picks for Canada’s Best Credit Cards for 2017 should get you lathered-up into a frenzy! You can stick with the card you have in your wallet, but do so at your own risk. Some of the biggest deals ... Read More »