Monthly Archives: July 2014

Compliment​ary night at select Fairmont properties with American Express Platinum Card

Compliment​ary night at select Fairmont properties with American Express Platinum Card

I am currently an American Express Platinum card owner (especially with the current sign-up bonus of 60,000 Membership reward points = $600 of free travel or 60,000 Aeroplan or Avios miles). They even give you a $200 annual travel credit. They have teamed up with Fairmont to have a nice promotion. Stay an extra night, based on a minimum night stay,…

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Court decision restores reward points on pharmacy purchases for British Columbians

Court decision restores reward points on pharmacy purchases for British Columbians

British Columbians can once again collect reward points on pharmacy purchases thanks to a successful legal challenge by Sobeys. On Friday, July 25, the Supreme Court of British Columbia struck down the College of Pharmacists of BC bylaws that, since December 2, 2013, have prohibited pharmacy patients in the province from earning loyalty rewards, including Safeway’s AIR MILES® and Club Thrifty Foods Points on non-government…

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Germanwings is Aeroplan’s newest airline partner

Germanwings is Aeroplan’s newest airline partner

Germanwings is a low-cost airline based in Cologne, Germany, which is wholly owned by Lufthansa. On July 1, 2013, it launched an entirely new product and brand concept, and over the space of twelve months it has developed to become the third largest airline in Germany. Germanwings offers service to over 130 destinations throughout Germany and Europe. Aeroplan Miles earned on all…

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