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Category: American Express (AMEX)
My 2019 Predictions for the Miles and Points World
Back in 2016, I began a new tradition of trying to predict the rewards world. The first year was rough, but it got better (2017, 2016). Let’s see how I did this year and my predictions for the following...
Ranking the Credit Card Portfolios of Each Canadian Financial Institutions (updated November 1, 2018)
It has been 6 months since my last update, so I think it was due. Since last time, I started a new ranking system where I just flat our ranked the credit card companies, rather than grouping them. Note...
American Express 30% Transfer Bonus to British Airways Executive Club
American Express Membership Rewards Canada is currently offering a 30% transfer bonus to British Airways’ Executive Club.
It may not seem obvious on the website, so click on the “Product Information”...
Priority Pass in Canada (updated September 10, 2018)
In light of the one-time fee increase (from $27 to $32 for American Express cardholders), I thought it was an appropriate time to update this post. Priority Pass continues to increase their inventory,...
Priority Pass to Increase One-Time Visit Fee from American Express
Effective October 1, 2018, Priority Pass is increasing its one-time lounge visit fee of $27 to $32 for American Express credit card holders. Priority Pass explains that it has been over 10 years since...
Comparing Canadian and U.S. SPG American Express (updated August 29, 2018)
There have been quite a few changes since my last post Comparing Canadian and U.S. SPG American Express; namely the merger between Marriott Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest. As a result, this post...
Changes to the American Express Canada SPG Co-Brand Credit Cards
UPDATE- Explanation below on clarifying why I gave this 2 thumbs up!
(June 28, 9am PST) I unfortunately have to retrack one of my thumbs up to American Express, see this post: First Glimpse of New Marriott/SPG...
Best Current First Year Fee Waived Cards for June 2018
Quite a few expiry promotions going on. There is a chance that they can be extended or a new promotion may be offered instead.
Note that we also have two other types of monthly lists going on:
Top Credit Cards to Use on Road Trip (updated June 12, 2018)
See Also: Top Reasons to go on Road Trips
As we approach the summer months, road trips become more popular. What you want to do is have a nice batch of credit cards to use to optimize spending during...
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