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Millions of PC Optimum Points Stolen

CBC reports Thieves steal millions of PC Optimum points, go on shopping sprees. In short, several PC Optimum accounts were hacked and points were redeemed. As if Loblaws needs more issues at with the whole...

Forgotten AIR MILES Shopping Portal (including Amazon)

Seems like Aeroplan is getting a lot of positive feedback for teaming up with Amazon. What may have been lost in the mix is that Air Miles is already a partner with Amazon.ca, where you can earn 1 mile...

Earning Aeroplan on Amazon?

A press release just came out announcing that Aeroplan is teaming up with Amazon.ca, effective April 24, 2018. Just when we thought Aeroplan was taking a nose-dive, they came out with a strong response. Note...

Changes to the Fido and Rogers MasterCards

With the termination of the grandfathered Chase Marriott and Amazon cards, which waived foreign transaction fees, the Rogers Bank Fido MasterCard and Rogers Platinum MasterCard have become slight more...

Esso and Aeroplan Parting Ways

Effective May 31, 2018, Esso stations will no longer issue Aeroplan miles. The current earning options are as follows: Earn 1 Aeroplan Mile for every $3 spent on purchases of Esso Regular Grade gasoline,...

Who is Flightdrop?

Today, we are interviewing Jack Kim (top), Founder and Aaron Tian (bottom), Head of Growth, of Flightdrop, which is an App that’s making flight hacking easier and more seamless! 1. What inspired you...

Maximize Your PC Optimum Points

Today we feature Pointshogger Contributor, Kyler Ayim, writer of How To Earn PC Optimum Points Faster, who will share his experience with the PC Optimum program! How do I get the most out of the PC Optimum...

3x the Points with Aurora Rewards

I have been a fan of Aurora Rewards since it was launched. Unfortunately, they have a very niche market, but if you do travel within these destinations frequently, you will definitely want to have Aurora...

American Express Reducing Payment Processing Fees in Canada

American Express Canada (AMEX) has been known to charge high payment processing fees, which discourages many businesses from accepting AMEX cards as a payment option. This may change as the Canadian Federation...

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