Miles & Points Videos

New Video: What Is Manufactured Spending?

New Video: What Is Manufactured Spending?

The final episode of the Intro to Miles & Points series focuses on manufactured spending, a highly secretive technique to rack up huge volumes of travel rewards points.


New Video: Getting US Credit Cards for Canadians

New Video: Getting US Credit Cards for Canadians

Episode 7 of the Intro to Miles & Points series focuses on how Canadians can get started with US credit cards, which unlock higher signup bonuses and a wider range of airline and hotel partners.


New Video: The Aeroplan Mini-RTW

New Video: The Aeroplan Mini-RTW

Episode 6 of the Intro to Miles & Points video series focuses on one of the best redemption sweet spots in all the land: the Aeroplan Mini-RTW.


New Video: Booking Your First Trip on Points

New Video: Booking Your First Trip on Points

In Episode 5 of the Intro to Miles & Points video series, we apply what we’ve learned in previous episodes and walk through the step-by-step process of booking your first trip on points.


New Video: The Major Points Programs

New Video: The Major Points Programs

This week’s video helps you understand the different types of loyalty programs out there, as well as which programs you should be focusing on as a Canadian points collector.


New Video: The Credit Card "Churn"

New Video: The Credit Card "Churn"

Today’s video focuses on the intricacies of the best way for Canadians to earn large volumes of travel rewards points: by maximizing credit card signup bonuses.


New Video: How Does Your Credit Score Work?

New Video: How Does Your Credit Score Work?

In this video, we discuss how your credit score is calculated, to help you understand the credit impact of applying for credit cards for their signup bonuses.


New Video: An Introduction to Miles & Points

New Video: An Introduction to Miles & Points

My latest YouTube video introduces you to Miles & Points in Canada and kickstarts an eight-part video series on the basic principles of this game we play.