In celebration of Amazon Prime Big Deal Days (October 10 and 11, 2023), Aeroplan members can earn 5x the points when shopping at eligible Amazon categories via the Aeroplan eStore. Furthermore, there is a discount when redeeming for Aeroplan points for Amazon gift cards.
RBC has discontinued one of its co-branded airline credit cards, the RBC Cathay Pacific Visa Platinum. Part of it might have to do with its merged with HSBC Canada.
The Canada American Express Membership Rewards program is offering a 25% transfer bonus to Marriott Bonvoy.
Happy Canadian Thanksgiving! It’s been 4 years since we last wrote a Thanksgiving post (2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014). It used to be an annual post where I listed items that I am most thankful for in the rewards industry!
Let’s get back to it this year. Here are my top three picks on what I am most thankful for today!
RBC is one again offering a 30% transfer bonus to British Airways’ Executive Club. This offer has been running every 6 months ago lately. Conversion bonuses are an amazing way to boost account balances without any extra cost or effort (aside from already having transferable points readily available).
As we approach Canada’s Thanksgiving (every second Monday of October), VIA Rail is calling it Canadian Black Friday!
Passengers can save up to 40% off bookings made between October 3, 2023 and October 10, 2023. It is simple enough, on the next booking, enter the discount code: CANADA
Air Canada Vacationers can now earn up to 12,000 extra Aeroplan points per member on select vacation packages (a combination of flight and hotel).
Aeroplan is offering its Points Matching Week in support of the Air Canada Foundation, which helps connect children with the medical care needed while being away from home. As always, 100% of the Aeroplan points donated will go to support the Air Canada Foundation’s Hospital Transportation Program. Aeroplan points donated to the Air Canada Foundation’s Hospital Transportation Program will be matched by Aeroplan and its partners TD, CIBC, and Avis Budget Group for up to 20,000,000 points.
Effective September 21, 2023, the Rogers Mastercard has been revamped again. This card initially launched in 2022 when we interviewed the CEO of Rogers Bank, because being updated to May 2023. Now this card is going through further changes.
Last month, Air Canada announced new onboard features to its products and services. The upgrades included expanded in-flight food and beverage options.
Air Canada was generous enough to send me a sample of their new beverage options as shown in our featured picture. Thank you Air Canada!