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To say that credit cards make certain things in cardholders’ lives easier would certainly not be an understatement. If you regularly make purchases with your credit card, you might also be aware of extended warranties on certain products. Many credit card issuers provide extended warranty protection for items that are sold with a warranty directly from the manufacturer.   Read More

It has become increasingly difficult for would-be homebuyers to purchase their first home in certain markets, most notably in Toronto and Vancouver, the country’s most expensive cities. But a new rebate program seeks to provide prospective homeowners with some much-needed relief.   Read More

When you’re ready to begin the journey of home ownership, following these steps will help ease you into the process of buying a house in Ontario.   Read More

When you hear the words “roadside assistance,” the first name that might pop into your head is CAA, which has one of the most recognizable roadside assistance programs in Canada. While Canadian drivers are legally not required to enrol in roadside assistance, it is arguably just as important to have as car insurance from a practical standpoint.   Read More

Marriott Bonvoy is the name of the new rewards program, replacing current loyalty brands Marriott Rewards, The Ritz-Carlton Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest. Marriott Bonvoy is built on the belief that travel enriches us all. It promises “unmatched benefits,” but does it live up to all the hype?   Read More

Have you ever had your flight delayed because of bad weather and dreamt of somewhere to unwind with a delicious warm meal? The good news is there is a more sophisticated and relaxing way to travel—with the American Express Platinum Card®. From complimentary cocktails and hot meals at airport lounges—to free room upgrades at luxury hotels, the new Platinum Card® elevates the art of travel.   Read More

When buying a home and shopping for the best mortgage rate in Canada, it is easy to become hyper focused on the lowest rate available and miss other factors that might have a big impact on your mortgage rate and type decision. Although it’s true that the mortgage rate will be a big determining factor for many people, there are other factors that can be equally or more important for your circumstances.   Read More

Credit cards are one of the best tools a traveler can have. Flights are generally the most expensive part of your trip, and anything you can do to bring the cost down is a major win. By choosing the right credit card now, you can earn a ton of points, all based on what you are already spending at home.   Read More

Searching for a mortgage is about a lot more than simply finding the mortgage with the lowest rate. If you were searching for a new TV set, you wouldn’t just buy the TV set with the lowest price. You’d consider other factors like screen size, resolution and refresh rate. So, why do so many of us make this same mistake when it comes to our mortgages? We search for the mortgage with the lowest rate, ignoring other important factors.   Read More

Buying a home is an exciting experience and is usually one of the largest purchases you will ever make. Landing in a house you can’t afford is easy and can affect your ability to build wealth in the long run. In this article, we have researched and compiled some of the factors you need to consider when you are looking to buy your first home.   Read More