Stay safe while you shop!

August 15th, 2017

A number of people are shopping this time of year as they prepare for back to school.  Summer deals also tempt consumers and provide an opportunity to save money.  However, it is important to be careful while shopping though since there are dangers as you shop during the summer season. Tips for staying safe I [...]

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How to get summer deals!

July 1st, 2017

Summer is officially here! It’s the time of year that parents dread as they have to entertain their children who are no longer in school. It’s hard to find enough activities to keep them occupied without denting their bank account. Some parents want to take their families to hotels or guest houses but the price [...]

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Where does the money go?

May 29th, 2017

I remember when I got my first paycheque at my first job.  I was ecstatic and I decided to celebrate by going on a shopping spree. Of course I was just as shocked when the money was all spent before the next pay cheque. I am older now and much more financially aware, however I [...]

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Shop Smarter!

November 24th, 2016

I have often noticed that during this time of the year every store advertises that they are offering the best sale.  The prices are slashed to 50% according to the sensational headlines which are prominently displayed. If consumers are not careful they could be caught in the trap of buying items that are really not [...]

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Restaurant Week – Savour the Experience!

November 5th, 2016

How often do you eat out?  Some people eat out every day while for others it is a once a month affair. The decision to eat out is usually because of convenience as after a hard day at work it is often easier to stop and pick up dinner than going home to cook. The [...]

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How to Find the Best Deals!

May 29th, 2014

Do you love to get bargains? I certainly love saving money! There is a slight problem I have though when I try to get a deal. Often I have to go to several places before I find the price I am willing to pay. As a busy mom, I have no time to be driving [...]

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