Money




12 Things To Sell In Your Home For Extra Cash

  It’s a new year and a great time to make a little extra cash. January can oftentimes be a challenging month financially. The hectic (and expensive) holiday time period is over and January is a good time to take stock of your finances and explore different ways to earn extra cash. One option is […]

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How To Save An Extra $100+ Every Month 

    Can you use an extra $1200 plus per year? Of course, you can!  Maybe you’ve been dreaming of a 2021 vacation, purchasing a special gift for yourself or a loved one or just meeting that saving goal you have set out for yourself. Here are some tips for easy saving every monhth.    […]

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6 Ways to Support Your Local Small Businesses

    You often hear politicians urging Canadians to support their local small businesses. These ‘mom and pop’ shops are often the backbone of our communities.      Shop instore or online. There’s a good chance the item you may be inclined to purchase from a big box retailer will also be available at your […]

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How To Avoid Overspending During Holiday Season

  With many of us holiday shopping in November, it’s important to create and stick to a holiday budget. Properly planning out expenses can help ensure you don’t skip budgets or simply overspend.  Check out some of our tips below for staying on track and on budget this season.   First off, create a budget […]

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Advice For Buying A Car In 2020

  Spending habits in 2020 are varied and each person has their own unique practises reagarding how much money they spend and what they spend their money on. Sales of big ticket items like TV’s, homes and even cars haven’t slowed down as much as you might think. Cars, in particular are still being purchased. […]

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Planning & Prioritizing For Emergencies

  Planning ahead for emergencies is not always an enjoyable task, but it can do so much for your sense of wellbeing and confidence. Knowing exactly where you’re at financially can save you a lot of grief and panic at a time when you may need patience and calmness.   Take stock of your situation, […]

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Expect To Spend More At The Grocery Store

    Canada’s Food Price Report 2020 has just been released jointly by Dalhousie University and the University of Guelph and confirms one thing we don’t necessarily want to hear. Food will become more expensive and the average Canadian family will likely spend more than they have in previous years for their weekly groceries.   The […]

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Easy Ways To Save On Clothing This Fall & Winter

  There’s no better time to begin saving. 2020 has been a challenging year for many Canadians and it may get worse for some. With anxiety around a second wave of Covid-19 and concerns about the job market, saving is a necessity.  See below for some easy ways to save on clothing this coming fall […]

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Hobbies, Pastimes & Activities That Can Earn You Extra Cash

  Believe it or not, there are some things you may do often that could earn you some extra cash. Hobbies, pastimes and activities could earn you some extra cash. Arts & Crafts, Knitting: Do you enjoy arts and crafts or knitting?  Setting up an Etsy shop could be a great little thing you do […]

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8 Easy Ways To Save On Groceries

  Many of us are eating in more often and noticing the grocery bills are higher. It can be so easy to go overboard at the grocery store, either by buying too much or buying things you don’t necessarily need. When it comes to saving at the grocery store, there are ways you can help […]

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Effective Ways To Deal With Money Anxiety

  In these unprecedented times, anxiety and stress are commonplace. When it comes to finances in 2020, its important to remain calm, focused and on budget. See below for some tips on how to deal with money anxiety.   Assess Your Situation: Sit down and list your bills and expenses. Having a list will help […]

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Making The Best Of Working From Home

    With many of us still working from home and likely to continue to do so for some time, its important that workspaces are both functional and practical.   Stick to a schedule: A good routine is important. Aim to start and end work at the same times everyday.   Keep your workplace tidy: […]

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5 Easy Money Saving Tips That Actually Work

  It isn’t easy saving money, especially during a time of so much uncertainty. From groceries to gas, expenses can add up. Check out some of our top money saving tips that are all sure to help add a little money to your wallet this year. Buy in Bulk: Stores like Costco are great for […]

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