Is Couponing Really Worth Your Time?
I have to admit that I’ve been a coupon snob in the past. My hatred of the unorganized couponer [more]
IntelliMortgage Review – Is a DIY Mortgage Right for You?
If the HGTV-driven acronym DIY can apply to building a deck or renovating your kitchen, IntelliMortg [more]
Why are Designer Sunglasses so Expensive?
I thought about this question as I was lounging and frolicking in an infinity swimming pool earlier [more]
5 Reasons Small Cities and Towns Beat Metropolises for Young Professionals
As I see house prices continue to soar across Canada (despite dire predictions of eventual bubble po [more]
Cutting the Cable and Joining Netflix
Well, to be honest, I never had cable to start with anyways, so I guess this post doesn't make any s [more]
A few months ago, I deliberated as to whether the Nexus pass is worth it? My answer is a resoundi [more]
Why You Should Organize A Clothes Swap
For you longtime readers, you know that I am a huge fan of clothes swaps.  In 2011 I was still a fa [more]
Costco vs Loblaws
A few months ago I wrote about whether a Costco membership is worth it, and listed the pros and cons [more]
Negotiating My Mortgage – RBC vs My Credit Union
A few months ago I began thinking about the fact that my first mortgage term was about to end and th [more]
Why I Cancelled Mint.com
For anyone who has been following this blog for the past two years or more, everyone and their kitch [more]
What Does Verizon In Canada Mean for You?
Usually when you write a post title in the form of a question in infers that you might have an answe [more]
Negotiating A Cell Phone Plan – Still Alive and Kicking
Since I had my cell phone stolen while on vacation (I almost lost it last year in Bali, Indonesia an [more]
How a Savings Account Keeps You Out of Debt
Like Rodney Dangerfield, savings accounts don't get any respect. In a world dominated by exchange tr [more]
How to Get a Dyson Vacuum for $100
Alright, this post is a little tongue-in-cheek just because I am so in love with my Dyson. First [more]
Using Groupon, Living Social and Other Sites Like Them To Check Out a New City
One of our most popular articles on this blog is the one Young wrote concerning sites like Groupon a [more]
How Far Would You Go to Score a Deal?
Back in May, my buddy Saving Mentor posted a fantastic "heads up" post on the Aeroplan Star Challeng [more]
Do I Need a Personal Trainer?
No… You… DON’T. There, I just saved you a ton of time and Google searches. I am utterly convin [more]
How To Get Your Employer to Pay For School
The decision on whether or not to go back to school to upgrade your skills (whether you are talking [more]
Get Others to Pay Your Fees
If you’re like me, you hate those pesky fees in life. You know the ones I’m talking about, the l [more]
Thank You To People With Credit Card Debt
Most personal finance-types out there have a real vendetta against those people that carry balances [more]