Miles & Points

Amex Membership Rewards: Transferring Between US and Canada

Amex Membership Rewards: Transferring Between US and Canada

Everything you need to know about the game-changing strategy of transferring Amex MR points between Canada and the US, opening up the sweet spots on both sides of the border.


Which Air Miles Credit Cards Should You Get?

Which Air Miles Credit Cards Should You Get?

There are several Air Miles co-branded credit cards on the market, but which ones are the best for boosting your Air Miles balance and helping you get value out of the program?


Analyzing My Next Big Aeroplan Mini-RTW

Analyzing My Next Big Aeroplan Mini-RTW

I'll be embarking on my third Aeroplan Mini-RTW trip of the year in November. Here’s the lowdown on my planning and booking process for this one.


MBNA Alaska Credit Card Strategies

MBNA Alaska Credit Card Strategies

MBNA is a rather quirky credit issuer, and there’s a particular set of strategies when dealing with them, especially in pursuit of the bonuses on the MBNA Alaska Airlines MasterCard.


Aeroplan Faces Class Action Lawsuits in Quebec

Aeroplan Faces Class Action Lawsuits in Quebec

Three class action lawsuits in Quebec are calling out Aeroplan for their practice of levying fuel surcharges, airport improvement fees, and passenger service charges on reward tickets.


7 New Business Class Products Coming to Canada

7 New Business Class Products Coming to Canada

Quite a few airlines are choosing to launch their new business class products on Canadian routes, and I’m excited to give them a try sometime in the near future.


Points Valuations by Prince of Travel

Points Valuations by Prince of Travel

Introducing Points Valuations, a new addition to our Resources section, that provides a rough value for all of Canada’s major airline, hotel, and transferrable points currencies.


An Emirates First Class Extravaganza!

An Emirates First Class Extravaganza!

Here are the glorious details of my return journey from Dubai to Toronto onboard Emirates First Class. I redeemed 150,000 Alaska miles for the trip, but the itinerary itself might surprise you.


I Pushed for Marriott Suite Upgrades for a Month

I Pushed for Marriott Suite Upgrades for a Month

I stayed at nine Marriott hotels throughout my trip to the Mediterranean and Middle East, and as a Titanium Elite member, I pushed for a suite upgrade every time. Here’s what happened.


The Aeroplan Mini-RTW: A Complete Guide [2019]

The Aeroplan Mini-RTW: A Complete Guide [2019]

Every Canadian traveller should know about "Mini-Round-the-World" trips with Aeroplan, which allow you to squeeze three or more trips into the price of one.