Thought I'd spin off a separate thread about Brim Financial since it was brought up in the discussion about the cancelled Amazon Visa.
- No foreign exchange fee (which is usually 2.5% on top of the exchange rate itself)
- 3 different Mastercards: no annual fee (1 point per $1), $99 annual fee (1.5 points per $1), $120 annual fee (2 points per $1)
- Taking applications now, but not actually processing them or sending out cards until March
- Relatively unknown company
February 17, 2013
October 21, 2013
May 3, 2015
Their site is up, and there is some public info about them:
Looks pretty legit to me, and its nice to see new entrants in the Canadian no-forex credit card market. The card design isn't bad either, but they're still in the "coming soon" mode, so who knows when they might be ready to start issuing cards.
I've been pretty happy with Fido MC so far.