Sign-up bonuses and rewards are only good if you get a card that also matches your needs and spending patterns. This list of cards, compiled by our experts, breaks down the best Canadian credit cards.
Best Airline Rewards Card
Alaska Airlines Platinum Plus® Mastercard® credit card
20,000 bonus miles†† and Alaska's Famous Companion Fare™ from $121 (USD) ($99 plus taxes and fees from $22)◊◊ after you make $1,000 or more in eligible purchases within the first 90 days of your account opening.
Purchase APR: 19.99%
Balance Transfer APR: 21.99%
Cash Advance APR: 24.99%
With a juicy sign-up bonus and discount companion fare, the Alaska Airlines MasterCard takes the top spot for best Airline Rewards card. You’ll earn 20,000 bonus miles just for just for using your card on an eligible purchase (after spending $1,000 on the card within 90 days), which is enough points for a round trip flight within the continental US and Canada. Reach over 900+ destinations worldwide on Alaska Airlines or 14 other airline partners including Delta, American Airlines, Qantas, Emirates, Air France and British Airways. Miles never expire making it a great choice for the frequent traveler or those looking to sock away miles for a family vacation.
Runner Up: Scotiabank Gold American Express Card