Saturday, September 28, 2019 Earn $30 discount cards with a $150 purchase (QC only)

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Expiry: Oct 30, 2019

From September 26 to October 30, 2019. A booklet including 3 cards of a total value of $30 value, valid at Metro (store), Jean Coutu and Brunet will be given with your online transaction at with a minimum value of $150 in merchandises (excluding taxes, assembly and delivery fees). Offer valid only with completed online transactions at (submitted, paid and delivered) during offer dates stated above inclusively. Only in participating Metro stores offering the ecommerce service. According to variety available in store and online. Residents of Quebec only. Assembly and delivery fees not included. Delivery offered in specific regions. Delivery fees may vary. Pick-up available in participating stores. Some products are not available online.

Thursday, September 26, 2019

Upcoming Changes on AmEx Air Miles Platinum Card

There will be some changes on AmEx Air Miles Platinum Card effective Nov 4, 2019. The main changes are as follows:

1) Annual fee will increase from $65 to $120

2) Earn Rate will increases.

3) Effective November 4, 2019, cardmembers can take advantage of the new Annual Travel Redemption Benefit. Once per calendar year, when an eligible Cardmember uses Dream Miles with the AIR MILES Reward Program to book their first single flight or package vacation through or, they can get Bonus Miles equivalent to 25% of the net number of Miles used (up to a maximum of 750 Bonus Miles)

4) Beginning February 25, 2020, the preferred rate for purchases will increase from 19.99% to 20.99%.

From my point of view, these changes make the AmEx Air Miles Platinum card the best Air Miles credit card in Canada. BTW, if you apply before Nov 4, 2019, you only need to pay $65 for the 1st annual fee.

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Convert hotel points to AA miles and earn 25% bonus

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Expiry: Oct 30, 2019

Convert your hotel points to AAdvantage miles before October 30, 2019, and you can earn a 25% bonus on the amount of miles you receive from the conversion. Register in your account and convert today to get one step closer to your adventure. The ratio is listed on the web page. 

Monday, September 16, 2019

United Airlines: buy miles and earn up to 70% bonus

Expiry: Oct 8, 2019

Until Oct 8, 2019, you can earn up to 70% extra bonus miles if you buy UA miles:
  • Buy 5,000 - 14,000 miles | Get 25% bonus miles
  • Buy 15,000 - 29,000 miles | Get 40% bonus miles
  • Buy 30,000 - 102,000 miles | Get 70% bonus miles

It is a good offer for our Canadian residents, at least UA does not charge YQ compared with Aeroplan. Note: GST/HST is charged to Canadian residents.

Open a Scotiabank Ultimate Package and Earn $350

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Expiry: Dec 30, 2019

Scotiabank Ultimate Package is a new chequing account that have many good features:

Its monthly account fee is $30.95. But it can be waived by maintaining a minimum daily closing balance of $5,000 in your Ultimate Package, or a combined balance of $30,000 across your Ultimate Package and your MomentumPLUS Savings Account.

Friday, September 13, 2019

SDM: Bonus Redemption Event

Expiry: Sep 15, 2019

This offer is valid from Friday, September 13 to Sunday, September 15, 2019. All PC Optimum points must be redeemed in increments of 10,000 points up to a maximum possible redemption of 500,000 PC Optimum points. Points, including the extra value amounts, must be redeemed in a single transaction.

Note: PC Optimum points redemption excludes purchase of tobacco, lottery tickets, alcohol, gift cards, all prepaid cards, transit/event tickets, post office transactions, passport photos, cash back, delivery charges, all non-participating 3rd party operations and any other products which are provincially regulated (including pharmacy-related transactions) or as we determine from time to time. Not to be used in conjunction with any other points promotions or offers. Offer valid in Canada only.

Thursday, September 12, 2019

Scotiabank Gold AmEx Card: $100 bonus + 30000 points

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Expiry: Sep 30, 2019

The new version of Scotiabank Gold AmEx card (starting Aug 1, 2019) is pretty good:
  • Earn 5x Scotia Rewards points for grocery stores, restaurants, fast food and entertainment
  • Earn 3x Scotia Rewards points for eligible gas and daily transit and select streaming services
  • Earn 1x Scotia Rewards points for other purchases
  • No foreign exchange fee
But it also increase its annual fee from $99 to $120.

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Get 30% more BA Avios when transfer your AmEx MR

Expiry: Oct 31, 2019

You can get 30% more BA Avios when you transfer your AmEx MR points by Oct 31, 2019. You can see this offer when you log in your AmEx online account.

Monday, September 9, 2019

Earn 3 Aeroplan miles for each dollar spent on

Expiry: Sep 22, 2019

You can earn 3 Aeroplan miles for each dollar spent on between Sep 9 to Sep 22, 2019. Please use the promo code "AERO3" at checkout.

BTW, if you are not a Costco member now, you can earn up to $40 bonus when you register a new membership before Nov 24, 2019:

Convert hotel points to Aeroplan for bonus

Expiry: Sep 22, 2019

If you have points from hotel loyalty programs and you're unsure what to do with them, now's your chance to convert them into Aeroplan Miles! You'll even receive a 30% bonus when you convert them before Sep 22, 2019.

Hilton: Earn 2X points on every stay

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Expiry: Jan 5, 2020

Offer valid for stays completed September 9, 2019, through January 5, 2020 at any hotel or resort within the Hilton Portfolio. Registration is required. You must check out on or prior to January 5, 2020 to be eligible for this offer.

Registered Hilton Honors members will earn Double Hilton Honors Bonus Points per stay during the Promotion Period or Triple Hilton Honors Bonus Points per stay during the Promotion Period for using a Hilton Honors Credit Card.

Don't forget to get the Hilton Gold membership if you are an AmEx Platinum cardholder.

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Costco: New membership promotion

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Expiry: Nov 24, 2019

How it works
1. When paying for your membership, enter promo code at checkout.
2. You will receive an email from Costco that will include your membership number. Bring the email to the Membership Counter at any Costco location in Canada to pick up your membership card(s).
3. You will then receive an email within 1-2 weeks with your online voucher to use towards your next online purchase.

CIBC Global Money Transfer: Up to $85 Bonus

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Expiry: Feb 29, 2020

Do you want to send money to others globally? CIBC can help you on that with their Global Money Transfer service, and no transfer fee.

Earn more Air Miles at Shell

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Expiry: Nov 13, 2019

1) BC, AB, SK, MB, ONT, QC and NWT: Get 5x AIR MILES Reward Miles every time you fuel up with Shell Bronze, Silver, and Diesel Fuel. Get 10X the AIR MILES® Bonus Miles per transaction with a minimum purchase of 25 L Shell V-Power® Nitro+ or Shell V-Power Diesel.

2) NL, NS, NB, and PEI: Get 5X the AIR MILES® Bonus Miles per transaction with a minimum purchase of 25 L of any grade of Shell fuel on Fridays, Saturday, and Sundays!

No Frills Presents: Hauler Aisles of Glory (Back 2 School)

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Hauler Aisles of Glory ™ is a web-based game played in-browser on mobile, desktop and tablet. As an extra incentive to play, you can earn 500 PC Optimum points per day, just for playing the game. Please see the Game Rules for full details on how these PC Optimum points are awarded.

TD Aeroplan Visa Infinite Card: Earn up to 40000 Aeroplan miles and FYF

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Expiry: Dec 1, 2019

If you apply the TD Aeroplan Visa Infinite Card by December 1, 2019, you can get an Annual Fee Rebate for the Primary Cardholder for the first year and earn up to 40,000 Aeroplan Miles (equivalent to 2 premium economy short-haul roundtrip flight rewards) as follows:
  • Welcome Bonus of 15,000 Aeroplan Miles when you make your first Purchase with your card. 
  • Earn 2X Aeroplan Miles on eligible Purchases in the first three months up to a total of 20,000 Aeroplan Miles 
  • Earn 5,000 Aeroplan Miles when you add an Authorized User to your Account by December 1, 2019. Annual Fees for Authorized Users continue to apply. 

Similarly, you can earn up to 60,000 Aeroplan Miles if you apply the TD Aeroplan Visa Infinite Privilege card by Dec 1, 2019 (no FYF, find out more here):
  • Welcome Bonus of 25,000 Aeroplan Miles when you make your first Purchase with your card. 
  • Earn 2x Aeroplan Miles on eligible Purchases in the first three months up to a total of 30,000 Aeroplan Miles. 
  • Earn 5,000 Aeroplan Miles when you add an Authorized User to your Account by December 1, 2019. Annual Fees for Authorized Users continue to apply.

From my point of view, I don't like these 2 offers...

Sunday, September 1, 2019

Aeroplan eStore: Earn 10X Miles at Apple

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Expiry: Sep 6, 2019

You can earn 10X miles at Apple through Aeroplan eStore between Sep 4 to Sep 6, 2019.