Friday, May 31, 2019

Tangerine NBA Finals Contest

Expiry: Jun 30, 2019

The Toronto Raptors are the Eastern Conference champions. To celebrate the team’s success, Tangerine Bank is running a special contest. Three lucky winners will each receive a signed Toronto Raptors jersey, and three winners will each receive a signed basketball. You can see this contest when you log in your Tangerine's online account.

The draw takes place on July 2, 2019, and all you need to do to enter is click the ‘Enter Now’ button in your account. Good luck to you… and good luck to the Toronto Raptors!

Thursday, May 30, 2019

SportChek: 50X CT Money for Apple Watch Series 4

Deal Link: https://www.sportchek.ca/
Expiry: Jun 5, 2019

You can collect 50X Bonus Canadian Tire Money with a Triangle Rewards card or a Triangle credit card on select Apple Watch Series 4 purchases in SportChek stores & Sportchek.ca. This promotion is valid from May 30 - Jun 5, 2019. 50x Canadian Tire Money is equal to 20% cash back.

Excludes select styles. Accessories not included. Selection & availability may vary by location. No Rainchecks on bonus CT Money. Not valid on gift cards or shipping. Other exceptions may apply.

BTW: The SportChek and Marks gift cards are 10% off between June 1 - June 7, 2019 at Shoppers Drug Mart.

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Loblaws: Get a bonus $25 CT gift card

Expiry: Jun 5, 2019

You can get a bonus of $25 Canadian Tire Gift Card in Loblaws when you buy $300 in Canadian Tire Gift Cards during May 30 - Jun 5, 2019. This is equal to ~7.7% off. You can also get nice credit card rewards if you have the CIBC Dividend Visa Infinite or Scotiabank Momentum Visa Infinite. I think this is a great offer, especially you can use Canadian Tire gift card for gas purchase at Canadian Tire Gas Bar.

Fairfield Celebrating 1000 Hotels Sweepstakes 2019

Deal Link: https://www.fairfieldstore.com/win/
Our Referral Link: http://swee.ps/iHSBdQQoO
Expiry: May 31, 2019

Fairfield by Marriott® opens its 1,000th property worldwide with wewest location In Denver in Apr 2019. To celebrate this, you can have a chance to win grand prizes from Fairfield:
  • 5-night stay at any Fairfield by Marriott® worldwide
  • Exclusive Fairfield bedding set
  • Airfare for two via $1,500 American Express® Gift Card
  • 50,000 bonus points for Marriott Bonvoy members

All you need to do is to click the deal link above (or our referral link, which will lead you to the same website. Thanks) and enter your email/name.  After you have submitted the registration form, you will receive your referral link. To earn additional entries of this promotion, you can share your link to your friends. If you decide to participate, good luck to you!

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Current Tangerine Bank Promotions (updated on May 2019)


Tangerine Bank (a subsidiary of Scotiabank) is one of my favorite Canadian Banks (almost free services with good interest rates). Here are some current Tangerine promotions:
  • You will earn $50 when you open any type of Tangerine Bank Account with a minimum deposit of $250 within 60 days of becoming a Tangerine Client, using a friend’s Orange Key (your friend will get bonus too). And you need to maintain a minimum Account balance of $250 for at least 60 consecutive days starting on the date the initial $250 minimum deposit is made. As you may know, Tangerine Bank is a subsidiary of Scotiabank, and you can use Scotiabank ABM for free. If you want, you can use our Orange Key to open the account: 
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  • If you switch your payroll direct deposits to your Tangerine Chequing Account by May 30, 2019; OR switch 2 pre-authorized payments of at least $50 each by May 30, 2019, you will earn $150 bonus.
  • Your first book of 50 cheques is free. And you can also transfer money by email for free!
  • As a new Tangerine client, you can earn interest at 2.75% with Tangerine for six months on all deposits made to your first Tangerine Savings Account, Tax-Free Savings Account, or RSP Savings Account starting the day you open the Account. Normal interest rate is 1.25%. 
  • Tangerine Money-Back MasterCard is officially launched (2% Money-Back Rewards on purchases in two 2% Money-Back Categories of your choice, and 0.5% Money-Back Rewards on all other purchases. If you deposit your Money-Back Rewards into a Tangerine Savings Account, you can get a 3rd 2% Money-Back Category). If you apply for the Tangerine Money-Back Credit Card by July 31, 2019, you can earn 4% Money-Back Rewards in up to 3 chosen categories for your first 3 months, instead of the usual 2%.

For opening Tangerine bank accounts, you can either show your ID at a Canada Post Outlet or at a Tangerine Café, or you can send Tangerine a cheque from your other bank to verify your identity. After you open your Tangerine Bank accounts, you can have your own Orange Key and you can use it to refer your friends.

If you want to apply for the Tangerine Money-Back MasterCard, please click the pic below. Thanks.

Money-Back Credit Card

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

RBC Spring 2019 iPad Campaign

Deal Link: http://www.rbcroyalbank.com/dms/pba/open-an-account/_assets-custom/includes/ipad-terms-and-conditions.html
Expiry: Sep 3, 2019

RBC iPad promotion is back. This is a good one if you want to buy a similar iPad. Before Sep 3, 2019, you can get an iPad (32GB) when you open a eligible RBC banking account. To qualify for this Promotional Offer you must:
  • be an Eligible Personal Client
  • open an Eligible Personal Banking Account before Sep 3, 2019; and;
  • complete two of the following by 9:00 PM Eastern Time November 29, 2019:
1) Transfer the full amount of your automated and recurring payroll direct deposit or monthly recurring pension direct deposit to your new Eligible Personal Banking Account. To qualify, you may not split your payroll deposit from one employer or pension deposit from one provider between the Eligible Personal Banking Account and any other account. We reserve the right to determine what is considered payroll and whether the payroll deposit has been split. The first payroll or pension deposit must be credited to your new Eligible Personal Banking Account by 9:00 PM Eastern Time November 29 2019.

2) Set up two (2) Pre-Authorized Monthly Payments (“PAPs”), such as a pre authorized bill payment to a service provider (i.e. utility bill, gym membership) or pre-authorized payment to an RBC mortgage, loan, Royal Credit Line or contribution to your RBC investment account, from your new Eligible Personal Banking Account. The first payment of both Pre-Authorized Payments must be debited and must clear from your new Eligible Personal Banking Account by 9:00 PM Eastern Time November 29, 2019.

3) Set up two (2) bill payments to a service provider (i.e. utility bill, cable, etc.) in Online Banking and/or in Mobile Banking from your new Eligible Personal Banking Account. The bill payments must be debited and must clear from your new Eligible Personal Banking Account by 9:00 PM Eastern Time November 29, 2019.

Please read the T&C on the RBC website for this promotion.

Monday, May 20, 2019

Receive 30% more Avios when you convert your RBC Rewards points

Deal Link: https://www.britishairways.com/en-ca/offers/partners/rbc-rewards#
Expiry: Jun 30, 2019

As an RBC Avion Cardholder, you can receive 30% more Avios when you convert your RBC Rewards® points between now and June 30, 2019. That’s 1.3 Avios for every RBC Rewards point converted.

As an RBC Avion® cardholder+ you can convert RBC Rewards points to Avios as often as you want. A minimum of 10,000 RBC Rewards points must be converted to receive your 30% bonus Avios.

Thursday, May 16, 2019

Current Air Miles Promotions (Updated on May 2019)

There are a few really nice Air Miles promotions lately. Hope you can enjoy them.

1) Install the AirMilesShops Chrome extension and earn 10 Bonus Miles
Deal Link: https://www.airmiles.ca/arrow/Home
Expiry: Jun 30, 2019
Comments: This one is easy to earn. Limit one offer per Air Miles Number. You may need to refresh the website a few times to see this offer.

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Earn 3X Hilton points for every $1 spent on Lyft rides

Deal Link: https://hiltonhonorslyft.com/

You can earn 3X Hilton points for every $1 spent on Lyft rides in the US and Canada (mainly in the Toronto area).
  • Each ride you take is different depending on ride type, distance, city etc. Taxes, Highway Tolls, Fees, Tips and Lyft Credits are excluded from the amount that is applied toward Hilton Honors Points awarding. 
  • Members will earn three (3) Hilton Honors Points per $1 USD spent on Lyft, Lux, Lux Black, Lyft XL, Lux Black XL and all other Lyft Ride Types priced higher than Lyft classic
  • Members will earn two (2) Hilton Honors Points per $1 USD spent on Lyft Shared (and other Shared Rides)
Not much, but it can keep your Hilton points from expiring.

How it works:
1) Link: Get started by linking your Hilton Honors and Lyft accounts.
2) Ride: Start earning Hilton Honors Points when you take a Lyft ride in the US and Canada.
3) Earn: Hilton Honors Points will be deposited into your Hilton Honors account after each Lyft ride.

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

The Heaviest Canadian Metal Card

Most of the credit cards are made of plastics with weight ~5g. But some credit cards are made of metal. Do you know that not all metal cards have the same weight? So, which Canadian metal card is the heaviest? Thanks for the help of our readers, here is the result:

1) AmEx Business Platinum: 17.6g

2) AmEx Platinum: 17.5g

3) HSBC Jade WEMC: ~16g

4) AmEx Centurion: ~14g (based on online information)

5) RBC Avion Visa Infinite Privilege for Private Banking: no information

If you have more information about the Canadian metal card weight, please provide your comments below (or email us: canadianrewards@gmail.com). Thanks.

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Fido Tablet Data Only Plan

Deal Link: http://www.fido.ca/consumer/tablets

You can get Fido Tablet Data Only Plan at $15 for 4GB per month if you are one of the Fido postpaid wireless customers (with a Fido Talk, Text and Data Plan) now. You can get it from Fido Store or by calling Fido support anywhere in Canada. You don't need to buy a tablet from Fido. But if you need a tablet, you can consider the Samsung Tab A, which is Free with a 2-year data plan.

Note: A one-time Transaction Fee applies for the processing of your service request. This is a great deal. I have been on this service since August 2016 (only 3GB per month) and I am very satisfied with it.

Sunday, May 5, 2019

Rexall: 15% off on participating gift cards (Expired)

Expiry: May 9, 2019 (while supplies last)

When you buy gift cards (La Vie en Rone, Boston Pizza, H&M, Roots, KOBO, SportChek,Wayspa, Spotify) in Rexall stores, you can get 15% off before May 9, 2019. In some stores, you can even use Rexall gift card to buy other gift cards.

Thursday, May 2, 2019

AmEx Offers (Canadian Version) is online now!


Finally, AmEx Offers come to Canada. You can log-in the above link with your account information (from my experiences, you better not use a mobile devices for now). Then, you’ll see all the Amex Offers you have available on a given card.

These offers come from a wide variety of merchants. You need to register them to your card before using them. And you can check how many credits you earned from previous offers.

This is very convenient. I am sure that you will see these offers in your AmEx app in the future. But please remember, all these offers are targeted. You may get 0 offer in your account. Please let us know if you see any offers that not shown here. Thanks.

Updated on May 2, 2019: AmEx Canada App was updated and included this AmEx Offers in the app. You can also log-in your online AmEx account to see your offers.