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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 »

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 »

Which Credit Cards Are Still Amazing After the 1-Year Promotions End?

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Many credit cards offer juicy signup bonuses to get people to join their club. When the promotional period runs out, however, some cards aren’t worth the plastic they’re manufactured on. One year is a common cutoff point for good deals, and after that, many cardholders are hit with major fees, disappearing benefits, and policy changes that amount to big losses at ... Read More »

Best Travel Credit Card Rankings in Canada For 2017

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Just how far can your Canadian travel credit card take you? Whether you’re a bargain hunter, snowbirder, frequent flyer or bonus surfer, we’ve evaluated the best travel credit card deals in Canada to help you soar in 2017. To help us derive our rankings for the best travel credit card, we first measured the value per point of each rewards program. ... Read More »

Comparing Aeroplan Credit Cards – TD, CIBC, American Express – Which is Best?

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TD, CIBC and American Express continue their fight to offer the strongest Aeroplan credit card program in the country. Our analysis shows that of the Aeroplan credit card options, the American Express Gold Rewards card (hybrid) is currently the best Aeroplan offering in the marketplace today because of its 1st year annual fee waiver and 25,000 point welcome offer. Below is a ... Read More »