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Welcome to the premier destination for the best credit cards in Canada! Whether you're looking for a travel credit card, low interest credit card, cash back credit card, secured credit card, bad credit credit card, business credit card, or student credit card, we have the card to meet your needs. Our service compares a wide variety of cards, including both Visa credit cards as well as MasterCard credit cards from several different companies ranging from MBNA to American Express.

Introduction to credit cards in Canada
A credit card is one of the most popular financial products in Canada and has many great benefits.

Convenience
A credit card provides convenience by not having to carry around cash to pay for various purchases. Since credit cards are widely accepted in Canada and around the world they serve as a great means to purchase products and services. Given that you're able to review all your credit card transactions, this sort of tracking provides a convenient way to analyze your spending behaviour and set spending goals.

Building Credit
A credit card is usually one of the first credit card instruments an individual has to build their credit. Using a credit card and paying it off on time tends to build an individual's credit score. This creates opportunities to get approved for other credit products such as mortgages and car loans in the future.

Rewards
Credit cards have a variety of different rewards incentivizing individuals to use them. Savings on travel related expenses, cash refunds, and free merchandise are examples of some of the rewards that certain credit cards carry. Some credit cards even have additional benefits such as purchase protection, travel medical insurance and lost baggage insurance. With so many different rewards out there, you'll be sure to find the best credit card for you!

Emergency Fund
Credit cards serve as a great rainy day fund. Even if you don't plan on using your credit card, having access to it provides a great mitigation to those 'what if' financial situations.

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