Rewards Canada's Tips & Tricks

Last Updated on December 28, 2021

Here you will find links to all of Rewards Canada's Tips & Tricks articles, blog posts, features and more. By using these you will be reaping the benefits of More Miles More Points More Rewards before you know it! Note: this content page has just been updated to our new look with some of the more popular topics. Be sure to check back frequently as there will be more articles added on an ongoing basis.

Top 5 Credit Cards

 Tips & Tricks Highlights:

Top 5 Mastercards to use at Costco

Use one of these 5 cards to ensure you are getting the best returns at Costco

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RBC Avion Visa
How to maximize value out of the RBC Avion Airline Award Chart

The Avion airline award chart let's you redeem fixed amount of points towards flights. Learn how to maximize your value in those redemptions

Learn how here
Flair Airlines
Four credit cards that can make flying with Flair Airlines even cheaper!

In this blog post we take a look at how you make flying Canada's biggest Ultra Low Cost Carrier even cheaper

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Business Class Lounge
Rewards Canada's Guide to Business Class Lounge Access

Find out how you can access business class lounges around the globe without flying in Business or First Class

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Loyalty Cards
What happens to points & miles when a person passes away?

Some programs make it easy to transfer points to a beneficiary or family member while others state points or miles are forfeited upon death

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Aeroolan Cards
Which credit card earns the most Aeroplan Points?

Find out which cards earn the most Aeroplan points across a variety of credit card spend categories. You may be surprised here...

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 More tips and tricks:

Why my wife and I each grabbed our own WestJet RBC World Elite Mastercards

Family of four or more? Travel in large groups? Find out why it can be beneficial for you and your partner to each get your own card

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Maximize your Miles & Points

Here are 9 tips to help you earn more miles and points in your travel rewards programs!

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How to maximize the elite status benefits from The Platinum Card from American Express

9 Hotel Elite Statuses, 4 Car Rental Elite Statuses, 1 Cruise Line Elite Status and counting

Find out how here

Credit cards that help you avoid those dreaded airline fees

Bag fees, seat selection fees, you name it unless you are flying on a more expensive ticket you can expect to pay for extras. Here are some ways to alleviate those fees

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Expiry and Inactivity Rules of Canadian & International Loyalty Programs

Learn the expiry and inactivity rules of all the popular Canadian and International loyalty programs!

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The True Value in Reward Redemptions

What is a good value when you redeem your points or miles for an award? The answer will surprise you.

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Guide to Credit Card Cash Back Liquidity

Here we take a look at how quickly or how easily you can access your credit card points, miles or cash back

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What you actually have to spend to get some of the best credit card welcome bonus offers

Some give you the bonus right away, others don't.

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To diversify or not to diversify - that is the question

Should you diversify your loyalty program portfolio?

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A look at the business class redemption feature for the CIBC Aventura Visa Infinite Privilege Card - it offers up to a 7.5% return!

A not so well known redemption option that should really be getting more coverage

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