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5 Useful Tips to Save Electricity and Reduce Your Monthly Electric Bill

If you’re trying to save money, analyzing the cost of your utilities is a great place to start. Paying your electricity bill is essential, of course, but you may be paying more than you need to! To try to lower your bill and save money, try these five tips that can help you conserve electricity. …

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5 Easy Methods To Help Moms Save Money for a Family Vacation

When it comes to taking your dream vacation, there’s almost always two main obstacles in the way – time and money. Time can be a hard factor to manage, because between work, chores and family, there’s very little spare time left. You can’t necessarily give yourself more vacation days or ignore your child’s school schedule. …

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Get the Best Rate on Your Mortgage, Insurance, Credit Cards and More with RateSupermarket.ca

So far, 2016 has been a year of change, adventure and fun at every turn. And those are all themes that are going to be continuing for the rest of the year too. With my upcoming wedding on October 1, a honeymoon in Ireland, a move to a new city later in October and the …

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Save Time and Money Cleaning Your Car, Home and Yard with P&G Printable Coupons

Spring cleaning is one of those yearly events that I always used to put off as long as possible. But now, living with a man that not only loves a clean house but also works hard to keep it that way, I’ve had no choice but to embrace the cleaning lifestyle and make spring cleaning …

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Couponing For Beginners! 5 Couponing Myths Dispelled with Help from RetailMeNot.ca

It wasn’t that long ago that I had absolutely no interest in couponing. Even though I knew some people managed to save huge amounts of money using coupons, the process seemed like one that was far too time consuming and complicated for me. But then I redeemed my first few free product coupons and realized …

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Giveaways, Great Deals and More at Leon’s Customer Appreciation Event #LeonsCAE

If there’s one thing a company can do to keep my loyalty for years, it’s showing appreciation for my business. Prices, selection and convenience are all important, but knowing that my business is valued when I’m shopping, banking or working means so much more. Leon’s has always been a company that shows its customers they …

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Save on Back-to-School Shopping with 5 Tips from RetailMeNot.ca-Giveaway

For some parents, back-to-school season is one that tugs the heartstrings and has them wiping away tears. For others, it’s a time to finally relax and take some time for themselves after a busy summer entertaining kids. But if there’s one thing that every parent knows about the new school year, it’s that it can …

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Find Great Deals with 8 Garage Sale Tips and #LeonsGarageSale Starting July 31

I’m a huge fan of garage sales and in a small town, there are a lot of them. In fact, one of my favourite summer activities is cruising around town looking for great deals at local garage sales. I especially like looking for kids’ toys and over the years, I’ve found some great ones! Since …

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Find Provincial Tax Benefits You Can Claim with Help from TurboTax Canada

The deadline for filing income tax is almost here and if you still haven’t filed, TurboTax Canada is the quickest and easiest way to ensure that you get the job done on time. There are plenty of benefits that Canadian families can claim and often, those benefits are specific to certain provinces. Make sure you …

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Heat Your Home Stylishly with WarmlyYours Ember Radiant Heating Panels-Giveaway

Last year I discovered the convenient and luxurious towel warmers offered by WarmlyYours, a company specializing in providing heating systems and products to the United States and Canada. I loved the freestanding design of the towel warmer and the fact it didn’t require any installation, but I was also intrigued by some of the other …

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Keep in Touch When You Travel with Que Smartphones and Travel Plans from Roam Mobility-Giveaway

Staying connected when I travel is something that’s important to me not just because of my business, but because it lets me share special moments with loved ones at home and also communicate easily with the other people I’m with. When I took my boys to Mexico recently, I shared my experience using Roam Mobility …

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Start the New Year Right with Financial Tips for Kids from RateSupermarket.ca-Giveaway

Financial literacy is something that I take very seriously, in large part because it’s something that took me some time to master. Bad financial decisions in my early to mid twenties meant a few years of struggle, plenty of learning and, eventually, a determination to help my boys develop good financial habits so that they …

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Take Control of Your Temperature and Your Heating Bill with the Sensi Smart Thermostat

A few years ago I invested in a programmable thermostat and I noticed a difference in our energy bill right away. But I must admit that I don’t use it quite as much as I should. I love that the heat automatically turns down at night to help save money, but I often forget to …

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Get Ready to Save More with Tips from Gail Vaz-Oxlade and P&G

November is Financial Literacy Month and on November 4, 2014, Gail Vaz-Oxlade, a woman that has made it her mission to educate Canadians on Financial Literacy, hosted the first ever Use Your Common Cents Day. The event was designed to empower Canadians to use their common sense when it comes to everyday spending and save …

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Tips for Financial Independence and the Capital One 360 #My360Independence Sweepstakes

It took me a few years and a lot of tough lessons, but at 33 I have become a fairly efficient money manager. Planning for the future and striving for financial independence is such an important part of being an adult, and while there are all kinds of ways to do that, they don’t all …

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Get Free Long-Distance Calling and Premium Phone Features with the netTALK DUO WiFi-Giveaway

Like many Canadians, I’ve seen my monthly bills go up on a fairly regular basis with no real increase in the service I’m receiving. My traditional landline service is no exception. My provider charges roughly $380 a year for a basic service that does not include any long distance or special call features like call …

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Get Mom What She Really Wants this Mother’s Day and Save Money Too at Ebates.ca

Do you ever wonder what Mom REALLY wants for Mother’s Day? Ebates Canada recently commissioned a study to find out what moms would most like on Mother’s Day compared to what they actually receive. Spa treatments and vacations are at the top of a mom’s list of wants, and flowers and gift cards are what …

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Celebrate Earth Day with Eco-Friendly GE Lighting Bright from the Start CFL Bulbs

It’s Earth Day and there’s no better time of the year to make changes to your life and your household that will help protect the environment for future generations! This year, GE Lighting wants to help you “see the light” when it comes to making your household more eco-friendly. And the best part is that …

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Save Money and Headaches this Halloween-Organize a Costume Swap on National Costume Swap Day!

The kids are back in school. Your schedule is almost all yours for at least a few hours every day. Coffee is sipped while still hot. Life is good. Then…you have visions of Halloween. Before you start to panic thinking up ways to distract your 7-year-old long enough to keep her away from the Monster …

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