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Visa, Walmart Call Truce – Consumers Win

Walmart Visa Reconcile

After battling it out in public for months, Walmart and Visa Canada have decided to make amends. Walmart has already started accepting Visa cards, after banning the network in all of its stores in Manitoba and Thunder Bay since last summer. While the chattering classes speculate who buckled and why, the truth is very few people actually know the outcome ... Read More »

6 Credit Card Features Essential For Students

Student card essentials

Just because students are starting out on their credit card journey, doesn’t mean they have to settle for ho-hum, plain vanilla credit cards. Many student cards now offer a powerful cocktail of perks, benefits and rewards rivaling many premium cards in the Canadian market. That said, not all product features are created equal. Some are smoke and mirrors, while others offer true ... Read More »

5 Tips To Escape Credit Card Annual Fees

No Credit Card Annual Fees

Canadians are obsessed with credit card rewards, perks and benefits. From free flights to free baggage and insurance, credit cards offer an abundance of value. However, we’d all prefer to get a little something for nothing and avoid those pesky annual fees. Aside from interest rates, the one thing every one can agree on is that they hate credit card ... Read More »

How to Get Free Flights With Canadian Credit Cards Today!

Free Flight Credit Card Bonuses

Getting free flights, the holy grail of credit card rewards, is easier than it seems. While some people spend years diligently saving up enough miles to fly free, others have figured out a way to earn free flights in a matter of minutes. We’re here to spill the beans. Actually, it’s really no secret at all. Travel hacking is the ... Read More »

Review of the National Bank Echo Cashback MasterCard

National Bank ECHO cashback MasterCard

The no annual fee National Bank ECHO Cashback MasterCard offers 1.5% cashback per dollar spent on 3 purchase categories for the first 3 months, and unlimited 1% on all other purchases. There one feature of the card that makes it stand-out from the pack is the ease of redeeming your cash back. While many cards only allow you to redeem at ... Read More »

Tangerine Cash Back Credit Card Review

tangerine money-back credit card

The no fee Tangerine Money Back Credit Card is an absolute steal for cash back rookies and connoisseurs alike. The card is the richest and most consumer friendly no annual fee cash back credit card on the Canadian market right now, offering choice, convenience and unparalleled value to cardholders. With no annual fee, a whopping 2% cash back in up to ... Read More »

The Credit Card Perk You Need To Know About!

Credit Card Price Protection

Many credit cards come loaded with phenomenal perks and benefits, unfortunately the majority are unknown and unused by most Canadians. We all look for the popular perks like free lounge access, insurance and free bags. However, there’s one benefit in particular, that’s far less known and far less common, that may be worth more than any other credit card benefit ... Read More »

12 Totally Life Changing Credit Card Hacks!

Credit Card Hacks

Ok, maybe these hacks aren’t life changing, but we thought we’d give the whole click bait thing a try! Use whatever superlatives you want, but these are some of our favourite and most impactful credit card hacks. Whether you’re looking for cash back, free flights, low interest, insurance or whatever else, some of these hacks are sure to help novice ... Read More »

WestJet MasterCard World Elite Credit Card Review

WestJet World Elite MasterCard

Searching for a hefty credit card welcome bonus? Done. How about an annual round-trip companion ticket to anywhere in North America? Covered. Free first checked bags for you and your entire family? Of course. The WestJet World Elite MasterCard comes with a compelling $250 WestJet Dollar welcome bonus, with no minimum spend requirement. You can redeem your WestJet Dollars at ... Read More »