Bonus Points

Extend Your Aeroplan Elite Status Through 2024 via Credit Card Spending

Aeroplan is offering a promotion for existing elite status members to extend their status through 2024 when earning 10,000 points on co-branded credit cards before October 31, 2023. This year, the offer is targeted, so members need to check their email. However, it works for all elite status tiers. Here are the details of this promotion — and why this might be a good time for existing elite members to get a co-branded card if you don't already have one.

Aeroplan HotelSavers Program Now Has a Fourth Night Free for Cardholders

The Air Canada Aeroplan HotelSavers program lets you use your points to book hotels stays with up to a 30% discount at 39 hotels brands worldwide. Furthermore, if you hold a Aeroplan co-branded credit card, you can receive a fourth night free on your award bookings through December 31, 2024. But is it worth it? Let's run through some examples to find out.

Buy Aeroplan Points With an 80% Bonus (1.44¢ Each)

Air Canada is back with another promotion for buying Aeroplan points. Now through October 2, 2023, Aeroplan is offering members an 80% bonus on purchases up to 500,000 points -- yield 900,000 points with the bonus. That drops the effective purchase rate to just 1.44¢ per point! Here's a few sweet spots where it can make sense to buy Aeroplan points and why you might want to buy now to lock in future deals.

Last Chance: 20% Transfer Bonus From Chase Ultimate Rewards to Aeroplan (Stack to Get 30% Bonus)

You only have a few more days to take advantage of Chase's transfer bonus to Air Canada Aeroplan. This potentially lucrative offer is only valid for transfers through July 31, 2023. Even better, it stacks with the current 10% bonus Aeroplan credit cardholders can receive when transferring Chase points to Aeroplan, meaning you can potentially get a 30% transfer bonus. Here's how to maximize this offer.