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Tag: Credit Cards

How To get Started in the Miles and Points Game

I am frequently asked this question by people who have an interest in the topic, but do not know how to get started. For sure, when you first get started, it will feel like there is a lot of information...

What’s Next in the Game of Miles, Points and Cash Back

As you probably already know, the miles and points game is constantly evolving. Almost on a daily basis. I have added cash back to the discussion because there are days when I feel like the industry wants...

Ranking the Credit Card Portfolios of Each Canadian Financial Institutions (updated February 1, 2016)

This is not going to be an easy post to write, but I did want to try to pin each financial institution against each other to see how they fair. This is going to be a very subjective post where I am going...

Ways to Earn Points Without Credit Card Spending

People often tell me that they do not want to earn miles and points because they do not spend enough on a credit card or they do not travel often enough. But those are not the only ways to earn points. It’s...

Levels of Credit Cards

Pointshogger reader JPT asks: “There seems to be platinum, world elite, infinite, world travel, etc. What are the ‘levels’ in Canadian credit cards, and how useful are they?” Good...

My Top Ways of Earning Points

People have often asked me how I earn so many points. My first thought when asked this questions is: “Any way I can“. My second thought is: “Oh man, I wish I had more ways“. I finally...

WARNING!! Credit Card Phishing Scam

Warning to everyone!! The The Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre is reporting a credit card phishing scam. The phishing scam is targeting people in the early morning, when they are sleepy and potentially vulnerable,...

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