Tag: Savings

5 Places to Look For Savings You May Have Overlooked

| November 7, 2017 | 14 Comments
5 Places to Look For Savings You May Have Overlooked

    5 Places to Look For Savings You May Have Overlooked   Money doesn’t grow on trees, so we’ve got to save on routine expenditures wherever we can. This is especially true with a family, when a paycheck or salary is spread thin, or when income is unpredictable. Fortunately there are many savings opportunities […]

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Holiday Preparation Ideas That Won’t Break the Bank #ChurchAndDwight

| December 14, 2016 | 7 Comments
Holiday Preparation Ideas That Won’t Break the Bank #ChurchAndDwight

    Holiday Preparation Ideas That Won’t Break the Bank It can certainly get expensive during the holidays from shopping and entertaining to baking and decorating! Many of us have a tendency to spend and buy more than we can actually afford financially. The holiday season should definitely not break our bank accounts nor should it load […]

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Make a Plan to Save for your Child’s Education! #CDNmoney #EduSaveWeek #FLM2015

| November 15, 2015 | 2 Comments
Make a Plan to Save for your Child’s Education! #CDNmoney #EduSaveWeek #FLM2015

No matter what career a child has for their future, parents want to do everything they can to help their child realize their dreams. One thing parents can do to help their children achieve their goals is to save money for their educational future. Not sure what to do to put money away until your […]

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Saving for Your Child’s ‘Someday’ is Easy with #RESPwithRBC and Contest!

| September 25, 2015 | 1 Comment
Saving for Your Child’s ‘Someday’ is Easy with #RESPwithRBC and Contest!

Saving for your child’s ‘Someday’ is an important step for parents to make to help save money for their child’s post-secondary education. Figuring out how to save for these goals can be daunting, and a Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP) is one way to do it. Participants of the #RESPwithRBC Twitter Party received a lot […]

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Love the Savings and Rewards with my CAA Membership!

| September 18, 2014 | 7 Comments
Love the Savings and Rewards with my CAA Membership!

CAA Membership definitely offers amazing savings and rewards to its members! I am a recent Member thanks to CAA Spot the Partner Campaign and have already taken advantage of CAA’s loyalty program by shopping locally, but Members can also use their Membership card worldwide including 110 000 retail locations in North America. From shopping, dining, hotel accommodations, entertainment, […]

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Ottawa Grocery Smarts…Start Saving NOW!

| May 12, 2014 | 4 Comments
Ottawa Grocery Smarts…Start Saving NOW!

We are thrilled to announce our NEW name: OTTAWA GROCERY SMARTS and our NEW website: your source for all of your Ottawa-area price matching and couponing info, tools and resources. Our interactive website is streamlined to make it simple and easy for users to get all the money-saving info they need – FAST! Saving lots […]

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The Financial and Emotional Costs of Buying your First Home

| March 4, 2014 | 3 Comments
The Financial and Emotional Costs of Buying your First Home

Buying your first home will probably be the biggest financial transaction you will ever make (a close second is your hydro bill). The idea of finally being able to have your very own home is an exciting and stressful time – looking at houses on MLS, picturing your kids playing in  a big backyard, having […]

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The Beauty of Paying Yourself

| January 6, 2014 | 7 Comments
The Beauty of Paying Yourself

A new year is just around the corner. A time for resolutions and fresh starts. A time to reboot ourselves, break away from old habits and focus on a healthier future. With that in mind, and the spending frenzy leading up to Christmas now behind us, think of how many things people purchase throughout the […]

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