Showing posts with label tips. Show all posts
Showing posts with label tips. Show all posts

Dec 14, 2023

40+ Last-Minute Christmas Gift Ideas

We're just a week away from Christmas and you got no gifts for your friends and family? Been there, experienced that too. Well, you're in the right place! As the holiday season rushes in, finding the ideal presents can be a bit of a scramble. We've got you covered with a sleigh-load of fabulous ideas that are sure to make your holiday shopping much easier.

Jun 20, 2023

Costco Canada Shopping: 20+ Pro Tips and Hacks

When you shop at your local Costco, you want your shopping trip to be efficient and fast. You also want to save a good amount of money. Take a look at our pro tips that will help you make your shopping at Costco so much better.

Jun 18, 2023

Buyer's Guide to Creating the Perfect Patio Paradise

As the summer sun warms up, you are probably throwing nostalgic looks at your outdoor spaces, dreaming of transforming them into your personal paradise. But, to create a welcoming patio, you need the right furniture that is not just comfortable and stylish, but also durable. This article will guide you through the world of patio furniture. We will offer you helpful tips and hints, from the best time to buy your dream patio set, to the top trending décor ideas this year.

Jun 10, 2023

Wingbuddy: The Best Affordable Travel Agency in Canada

When it comes to finding the ideal travel agency, it's important to choose one that offers great value for money and an exceptional customer experience. Wingbuddy, a Canadian online travel agency, has been making waves in the industry with its high-quality services and affordable travel packages. Whether you're looking for the best travel agency in Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver, Edmonton, or Calgary, Wingbuddy should be your go-to choice. See why we like and use this travel agency below.

Important: If you book your trip before December 8th, you will get a discount of $100/person.

May 23, 2023

How to Find the Cheapest Reliable Microwave at Walmart

Finding the perfect microwave can be a daunting task, especially when you're on a budget. But we have you covered with our expert tips (we have bought 2 microwaves from Walmart over the last decade!). In this guide, we'll walk you through everything you need to know about finding the cheapest reliable Walmart microwave that suits your needs. With so many options and features to consider, we'll break it down into manageable steps, so you can make an informed decision (and save some money!).

Feb 27, 2023

How Often To Wash Clothes [Expert Tips]

 Have you asked yourself how often you should be washing your clothes? We bet that you may find it challenging to keep track of how often you need to wash different types of garments. However, keeping your clothes clean is essential not only for hygiene but also for preserving their quality and appearance. So, how often should you be washing your clothes? Here's a guide to help you out.

Feb 26, 2023

The Thrift Store Shopper's Handbook

Have you heard of thrifting? It's a great way for Canadians to combat the waste of fast fashion and help the environment. Instead of filling up landfills, you can breathe new life into clothes and goods. See how.

Feb 20, 2023

50 Things You Can Sell to Make Money

Have you been thinking about how to make some extra money? One easy way is to sell items you no longer need or want. So what can you sell to make money? We've put together a list of items in your home that you can sell.

Feb 18, 2023

Sneaky Household Money-Saving Tips Every Canadian Should Know

As Canadians, we're always on the lookout for ways to save money, especially when it comes to managing our household expenses. While some money-saving tips may seem obvious, there are plenty of sneaky tricks that can help us save even more. 

Feb 12, 2023

The Ultimate Guide to Food Shelf Life and Food Storage

Are you digging through your pantry and wondering what stored items are still good to eat and what needs to hit the trash? Are you looking at the expiration dates first? We bet you do (like us). Expiration dates can be confusing, right? Well, here's some good news for you. As per this New Times’ article, food expiration dates in the US are completely optional for most products (with the exception of baby food). Those expiry dates have nothing to do with your health and safety. They're just the manufacturer's guess on when their product might not taste as good. Here are the products that you can consume past their expiry date.

Aug 28, 2022

Children with ADHD: What Games Help Them Focus?

According to the recent stats from the US, there are over 6 million children diagnosed with ADHD in that country. In Canada, the recent data shows that over 5% of all children may have ADHD. If there are so many children with ADHD, how would their parents make their lives enjoyable and fulfilling? In this piece we will talk about what activities and games parents of children with ADHD can use to bond with their kids.

Apr 26, 2022

Why We Pay More at Certain Restaurants

During your next visit to your favorite restaurant, you should know that it is not just you who decides how much to pay. How come? Here are 8 ways restaurant owners get us to spend more.

Jan 1, 2022

Where to Find Coupons in 2023

If you are into the money-saving game, you might start using coupons more frequently, especially when you do groceries. Being able to save a lot with coupons, you will need to have lots of coupons. Start thinking of coupons as “money” or “cash”. Acquiring coupons and using them is like earning money and spending it. So, here are 5 good sources where you will be able to find and acquire coupons in 2023.

Jul 2, 2021

Don't Buy These 7 Products at Costco

If you are a Costco member, you know well that shopping at this store is a great way to save money. Usually, buying in bulk offers lower prices per unit on the majority of products at Costco. Stocking up on a wide range of products offered at Costco is a no-brainer.

Along with savings, Costco may offer "lemons" - products that are not priced well for our pocket. We go to Costco with the assumption that we will be getting the best price. Unfortunately, it is not always true.

Aug 25, 2020

6 Things to Do at Costco Without Being a Member

Can you get in a Costco store without being a member? Actually, you can do these 6 things in a Costco store without being a Costco member. Here is how you could benefit from the low prices at Costco without paying the membership fee. 

Jul 26, 2015

Use The Cancun Technique to Save Money

Saving money is a difficult objective if you go for it without any motivation. If you have trouble finding such motivation to save some money, you are welcome to use The Cancun Technique, which is a more tangible and realistic way to save.