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January 27, 2017 / / Credit Cards

Amazon is a well know name in the “Online Shopping” market, all around the world. But, after they launched their first Credit Card in 2015, we started to see their name in the Credit Card market as well. Now, Amazon launched their new Credit Card, called Amazon Rewards Visa Signature Credit Card. Today’s article is to share some interesting facts of Amazon Rewards Visa Signature Credit Cards.

Yes, I said Cards, I wasn’t wrong. This is the Fact number #1, Amazon actually launched two Signature Credit Cards, one for the prime members and other for the non-prime members.

 

Amazon Prime Rewards Visa Signature Credit Card
Amazon Prime Rewards Visa Signature Credit Card
Amazon Rewards Visa Signature Credit Card
Amazon Rewards Visa Signature Credit Card

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Of course both of these cards serve different reward rates for Prime and non-prime members and I will come to that next. Before I jump into that, are you familiar with different kinds of Amazon Cards? If you are not, it is better to understand that now, instead of getting confused at the Amazon Store.

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January 26, 2017 / / Credit Cards
30 Facts to know before you apply for Tangerine Cash Back Credit Card - Updated 2017
30 Facts to know before you apply for Tangerine Cash Back Credit Card – Updated 2017

As you all know, Tangerine is a leading Direct Bank in Canada who offers one of the Best Cash Back Credit Cards which is Tangerine Cash Back Credit Card.

The way Tangerine treats their customer is well known to everyone. They studied Canadians and what they need from a Credit card very well through a review phase announced for 5 months resulting in reserving the best cash back credit card position for them.

30 Facts to know before you apply for Tangerine Cash Back Credit Card - Updated 2017
30 Facts to know before you apply for Tangerine Cash Back Credit Card – Updated 2017

FACTS ABOUT Tangerine Cash Back Credit Card

Here are some interesting, known and unknown facts about Tangerine and their Cash Back Credit Card.

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January 25, 2017 / / Uncategorized

Tangerine is a well known name in Canada when it comes to Direct Banking. They entered into the Canadian Credit Card market since the beginning of 2016 with their Money/Cash Back Credit Card. It’s been a year since they started the journey and today. Today, Tangerine is on top of Canadian, No Annual Fee Cash Back Credit Cards category. That growth was unexpected and unbelievable but, they made it. Today, they are Canadian’s one of the favourite Credit Cards. People call it just Tangerine Credit Card because Tangerine only have one Credit Card so far.

Review : Is the Tangerine Credit Card a good value?

Today’s article is to answer a question that has been asked several times in different places on the Internet which is, Is Tangerine Credit Card worth getting?

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January 21, 2017 / / Credit Cards

Todays’ article is about Amazon Rewards Visa Credit Card.

We all spend money online to buy stuffs like electronic gadgets, watches, etc. things like that. For me, I mostly spent money for gadgets online and I guess most of the young people do that.

The reason for you are doing it online somewhere like Amazon, eBay, etc is that it gives you more flexibility on placing the order anytime even in the midnight too and no need to be worried about the delivery and so on. Read the Post AMAZON REWARDS VISA CREDIT CARD – A PLENTY OF OPTIONS TO SAVE MONEY

January 16, 2017 / / Credit Cards

This article talks about the different alternatives of Tangerine Money Back Credit Card.

Tangerine is a well known name in the Canadian Credit Card market today. They reached the top positions in the different no annual fee credit cards categories in a short span. How come they conquered such a huge market even with in a year and a half.

I know that it is truly unbelievable while the other popular Credit Card companies are still in the market with competitive Credit Cards.

The success behind the Tangerine Money Back Credit Card is that they knew what people are needing from a Credit Card.

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January 11, 2017 / / Credit Cards

In today’s article, I really wanted to share a Tangerine Cash Back Credit Card Review as I’m a user since March 2016, I can share a lot of things about it.

Tangerine Cash Back Credit Card Review

Tangerine is a very popular name in the Canadian Credit Card Market since the beginning of 2016.

For those who are looking for the best cash back credit card deals, Tangerine Money Back/ Cash Back Credit Card is the final word today.

They actually build their trust by giving such a great value to their customers. They know what their customers, I mean, Canadians really want.

How do they know that? Tangerine actually ran a preview phase of their Cash Back/Money Back Credit Card from October 2015 to February 2016. The overall idea was to collect valuable feedbacks from the Canadian Customers.

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January 10, 2017 / / Uncategorized

If you don’t own a car, then renting one will fulfill your needs temporarily without spending a lot of money. The only thing that most of us don’t like is the Rental Car Insurance, right? If you are renting a car for one or two days, then it is fine.

But what if, you want it for a week? It is a lot of money. Moreover, if you are 25 years old or below, things are worse. That will cost you at least $20 extra per day, plus the insurance.

Come on, that is not acceptable but you have to.

Credit Cards will cover your Car Rental Insurance

That is where Credit Cards come into place to help you. Most of the Travel Credit Cards cover the Rental Car Insurances for you. That is a Good News.

Read the Post Hidden truths behind Credit Cards which cover your Rental Car Insurance

January 9, 2017 / / Credit Cards

Having an AIR MILES®* Credit Card is a great way to maximize your air miles reward and Canadians love it. Today’s article is about the Best AIR MILES®* Credit Cards in Canada.

What is AIR MILES®*?

For those who don’t know what is AIR MILES®*, it’s a loyalty program in Canada which is currently owned and operated by LoyaltyOne.

They are giving you an opportunity to build your points for everything you buy from the eligible stores and convert it into miles. Later, you redeem these points as air miles with participating airlines companies.

Best part – You can get offers such as discounts or cheaper rates on your air tickets with AIR MILES rewards program. Also, you will be able to use your points as cash rewards too.

Let me break that down in detail for you;

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January 9, 2017 / / Credit Cards

I know it’s really hard to believe but I did earn over 20 Free Movie Tickets, it just from my Scene Reward points in the last 12 months. Do you know how I did this?  Just by using my none other than Scotia Scene Visa Credit Card.

Free movie tickets in Canada
Free movie tickets in Canada

I came to Canada in 2014 as an International Student and as you know, as a student, it was really hard to get a Credit Card without an established Credit History.

Let me share my story and How I got my scene visa credit card

I went from Bank to bank, talked to the bank consultants, they said as a student, it is really hard to get Credit Card, especially I was an International student which pulled them back again. Because they don’t know anything about me, the only thing that I had as an ID is my SIN number.

Most of the Bank consultants told me, if I can deposit a security amount, I may be able to get approval. That was not my call. Finally, I went to Scotiabank and talked to one consultant. He said, as a student, I’m not going to get any of those featured cards.

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January 7, 2017 / / Credit Cards

Choosing the Best Credit Cards in Canada

It was not that difficult for me. I have already reviewed some of the best Credit Cards from different categories.

Thus, the job was already done.

All I had to do was, just pick the top one from each category and that was not really hard.

So, let’s dive into the list first.

Summary of the Best Credit Cards in Canada

  1. Student Credit Card – BMO SPC Student MasterCard.
  2. Cash Back Credit Card (Premium) – Scotia Momentum VISA Infinite Card.
  3. Cash Back Credit Card (No Annual Fee) – Tangerine Money-Back Credit Card.
  4. Travel Credit Card – American Express® Gold Rewards Credit Card.
  5. Balance Transfer Credit Card – MBNA Platinum Plus.
  6. Low-Interest Credit Card – MBNA TruLine Credit Card.
  7. Low-Interest Credit Card – Cash Advance – RBC Cash Back MasterCard®.
  8. Credit Card for Bad Credit  – Affirm MasterCard® Credit Card.
  9. Credit Card for No Credit – Capital One® Guaranteed MasterCard®

Read the Post The Best Credit Cards in Canada – 2017 Update