Category: Reviews

Scotiabank Passport Visa Infinite Credit Card Review

Posted April 5, 2018 by cccadmin in

Frequent flyers were disappointed with the announcement of Chase Canada axing its popular no foreign exchange fee credit cards. If you do a lot of international travel and you’re looking for a no foreign exchange fee credit card, the number of options out there is quite limited.

With Chase getting rid of both the Amazon.ca Visa and Marriott Visa credit cards, there was a glaring hole in the market for a no foreign exchange fee credit card. Scotiabank pounced on the opportunity with perfect timing – and thankfully they did!

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A Glimpse into the New PC Optimum Reward Program

Posted December 6, 2017 by cccadmin in ,

It’s a reward program merger of monumental proportion cardholders have been anticipating for years. Loblaw and Shoppers Drug Mart finally announced that they’re merging two of the most popular loyalty point reward programs into one.

Starting February 1, 2018, if you’re a member of PC Plus or Shoppers Optimum, you’ll be grouped into a new points program, known as PC Optimum. Under the new program, you’ll be able to earn and spend rewards at 2,500 different store locations and online.

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American Express Air Miles Platinum Credit Card Review

Posted April 10, 2017 by CCC Staff in

American Express Air Miles Platinum Credit Card Review

Looking to go on your dream vacation sooner? For AIR MILES collectors, getting an accompanying credit card is the perfect way to grow your AIR MILES balance. If you’re accustomed to using a debit card for your daily purchases, you’re missing out on rewards, big time! By simply changing your payment method (and sticking to your budget), using a credit card for daily purchases can add to your bottom line.

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MBNA Rewards MasterCard Review

Posted March 13, 2017 by CCC Staff in

Credit card issuers are constantly trying to push the envelope when it comes to super premium credit card offerings. But for many credit card users, high-annual fee cards are just not a good fit – even with all their perks.

MBNA has hit a sweet spot with the Rewards MasterCard. First off, there is no annual fee, making it great for cost conscious consumers. On top of that, there’s a generous sign up bonus. To take advantage, simply activate the card and make a purchase to earn 2,500 points and then enroll in e-statements for an other 2,500 points. There’s also a very flexible rewards program. Choose from cash back, gift cards, merchandise, travel, or even charitable donations. You’ll earn rewards on a $1 spent / 1 point earned basis (1%), which is pretty standard on reward cards.

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Harley-Davidson® MasterCard Review

Posted January 20, 2017 by CCC Staff in

Special interest credit cards can offer unique benefits not available with any other card. While these types of cards cater to a niche market, it can pay to take a look at all they have to offer. Whether you’re a sports fan or you enjoy riding a motorcycle on the weekend, there’s a credit card for just about everyone.

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Visa Infinite Review – Visa’s Premium Loyalty Program

Posted November 10, 2016 by CCC Staff in

Visa Infinite Review

Credit card issuers are constantly innovating their reward programs to attract loyal consumers. The goal is to offer exceptional service to please the most discerning customers in hopes they will continue to spend big bucks through the brand. After all, Visa and MasterCard make money on every swipe (or chip) transaction, so it pays to keep consumers spending on their cards.

In Canada, Visa’s top loyalty program is called Visa Infinite. In this post we’ll review Visa Infinite and introduce the cards participating in the program.

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