Best charities 2021: Where to donate for the most charitable impact

Most financially conscious Canadians have become experts at getting value for money. Whether it’s looking at per-unit prices to see if a bulk offer is truly a deal, or shopping…

The best credit cards for seniors

What are the best credit card for seniors in Canada? That was a question we recently received from a reader, and while credit cards are more about an individual’s unique…

The best travel credit cards that aren’t travel credit cards

If we’ve learned anything from the pandemic, it’s that things can change quickly. In 2019, travel was a major spending category for Canadians. But in 2020, we were grounded by…

American Express Gold Rewards Card review

When I think of a card with well-rounded benefits, flexible points and generous hotel and insurance perks, American Express is top of mind. While still not as widely accepted as…

Best credit cards in Canada with free roadside assistance 2021

Add “roadside assistance” to the list that includes a plunger, first-aid kit and a screwdriver small enough to fix your sunglasses: “Things you don’t realize you need, until you need…

The best store credit cards in Canada right now

Creatures of habit, rejoice! Your loyal shopping behaviours may just pay off, big time. If you shop regularly at certain retailers, using a store credit card can help you to…

Canada’s Best Aeroplan Credit Cards

Canadians have been hotly anticipating information about the changes to Aeroplan and Aeroplan-branded credit cards since Air Canada acquired the loyalty program. The good news is that the changes are…

Canada’s best no foreign transaction fee credit cards 2021

Millions of Canadians travel abroad with their domestic credit cards and don’t realize they’re racking up foreign transaction fees (often referred to as “forex” fees) that can amount to 2.5%…

Canada’s best credit cards for people with bad credit 2021

Conventional wisdom may lead you to believe that if you have bad credit, you should swear off credit cards. But if you want to improve your credit score, you’ll have…