15,000 Starwood Points For Canadian Amex Until November 12, 2012

Update:  The current bonus is now 25,000 points for the American versions of the Starwood Amex business and personal cards after $5,000 spend within the first 6 months. Our poor neighbors to the north in Canada never seem to get the lucrative credit card sign-up bonuses we get here in the US, but at least from time to time…

Maximizing the Canadian RBC Avion Redemption Schedule For Travel

In a previous post on RBC’s Visa Infinite Avion, TPG contributor Ola briefly described the benefits of the Avion Redemption Schedule. In this post, he elaborates on how it works and how to maximize it. The Redemption Schedule is available exclusively to RBC’s “Avion” brand card holders. Air Travel Redemption Schedule RBC Rewards Points Required…

Canadian RBC Visa Infinite Avion Card Review

This post comes to us courtesy of a new Canadian TPG Contributor named Ola who tells us about the ins and outs of one of the best credit cards on the market, RBC’s Visa Infinite Avion card, for you Canadian readers looking to maximize your credit card strategy. Brian talked in a previous post about the…

New 50,000 Avios Bonus For the RBC British Airways Visa Infinite Card

I said how much I loved Canada and the variety of credit cards Canadians can take advantage of a couple weeks ago, and those choices have gotten even better with a piece of news I got from a contact at British Airways on Tuesday. The airline is partnering with the Royal Bank of Canada to…

Best Canadian Credit Cards for Miles and Points

I love Canada. I used to make near weekly business trips to Montreal and Toronto in my old job and nowadays there are many Canadian TPG readers – many of whom sit idly on the side as we gorge ourselves on mega credit card bonuses here in the US. While we are accustomed to 50,000…

Destination of the Week: Whistler, BC

For the second installment of our new Destination of the Week Series (the first was last week’s on Park City), we continue with ski destinations in honor of the winter weather we hope will eventually come to the U.S. and provide fantastic skiing for alpine enthusiasts. In the meantime, we heard from a bunch of…