November is here, and before you know it, the holiday season will be too.

And that means it’s time to get shopping.

If you’re the type of person who loves to get their shopping done early and out of the way, both the Aeroplan e-store and airmilesshops.ca have some great promos for you.

Or, if you usually like to wait, maybe they’ll tempt you into breaking that habit…

Related: HUGE $1,000 Cash Christmas Giveaway 2019

Earn up to 5x the miles at airmilesshops.ca

AIR MILES Holiday Must-Haves promotion
Let’s start with AIR MILES.

Over at airmilesshops.ca, you can earn up to 5x the usual miles on your purchases at select merchants with Holiday Must-Haves.

You can find more about the various offers here. The current offers are set to end on November 17, 2019 and are for big names like Amazon.ca and Indigo.

Bonus tip: If you use Chrome as your browser, download the airmilesshops.ca assistant extension. You’ll get notified anytime you’re shopping on a site where you could also earn AIR MILES on your purchases. You can add it to Chrome here.

Earn up to 7x the miles at the Aeroplan e-store

Aeroplan e-store holiday shopping promotion
Prefer to collect Aeroplan miles? The Aeroplan e-store is also offering up to 7x the miles on purchases at select retailers (including Amazon) with their Holiday Shopping Event.

Want to know what retailers are offering bonus Aeroplan miles? You can find them all right here. This offer ends on November 17, 2019.

Plus up to 4% cash back.
Ends Dec 18, 2019.

Aeroplan and AIR MILES credit cards

If you collect Aeroplan or AIR MILES (or both – we don’t judge), having one of their credit cards helps pad your bank by collecting miles on all your purchases.

Here are our top AIR MILES and Aeroplan credit cards so you can accelerate your earning today:

Credit Card Welcome Bonus Earn Rates Annual Fee & Income Requirements Apply Now
Amex AIR MILES Platinum Card Up to 3,500 AIR MILES (terms) * 1 mile per $5 spent on gas, groceries, restaurants, and transit
* 1 mile per $10 spent on everything else
* $120
* No income requirements
Apply Now
BMO AIR MILES World Elite Mastercard Up to 3,000 AIR MILES (terms) * 1 mile per $10 everywhere * $120, first year free
* 80K personal, 150K household
Apply Now
Amex Gold Rewards Up to 25,000 points (terms) * 2 points per $1 spent on gas, groceries, drugstores, and travel
* 1 point per $1 spent on everything else
* $150
* No income requirements
Apply Now
TD Aeroplan Visa Infinite Up to 40,000 miles (terms) * 1.5 points per $1 spent on gas, groceries, drugstores, and aircanada.com purchases
* 1 point per $1 spent on everything else
* $120, first year free
* 60K personal, 100K household
Apply Now

The (recently revamped) is a great choice to earn AIR MILES on all your purchases.

Earn up to 1 mile per $5 spent – the best AIR MILES earn rate you can find.

Our top rated AIR MILES card, the is also a great choice.

Earn 1 mile for every $10 spent, plus get access to top notch insurance, free airport lounge access, and more.

On the Aeroplan side of things, our #1 rated Aeroplan card, the , is one of the absolute best.

And while it doesn’t earn Aeroplan miles directly, you can transfer them at a 1:1 ratio to Aeroplan. Earn up to 2 miles per $1 spent on your purchases.

If you prefer a Visa, then the is your best choice.

Earn up to 1.5 miles per $1 spent, and get great Air Canada benefits on your rewards flights, like priority check-in and the first checked bag free.

Your thoughts

What are your thoughts on these promotions?

Are they worthy of your holiday shopping?

Let us know in the comments below.