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Keeping it frugal and fresh at the farmers’ market: tips for saving money on food

POSTED BY Lesley Scorgie

I’m a farmers’ market fanatic; especially in the summertime when the fruits are sweet and fresh and during the fall harvest when vegetables are in their prime. MORE


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What every university student should know before signing a lease

POSTED BY Lesley Scorgie

The countdown is on: you’re about to fly the nest! It’ll be just you, your roommates, books, essays, late night study sessions and maybe the odd party (ok, make that lots of parties). MORE


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Could you be your own real estate agent? Ask yourself these questions first

POSTED BY Caroline Cakebread

In some of Canada’s hottest real estate markets, it seems like houses sell themselves – and with bidding wars driving prices up, up, up, you might wonder whether or not you need to bother hiring a real estate agent in the first place. MORE


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Loans among friends: what to consider before lending someone cash

POSTED BY Lesley Scorgie

Out of the blue your pal approaches you with a “please lend me money” speech. MORE


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Five more ways to score cheaper plane tickets

POSTED BY Emily Ngai

In my last blog post, I shared with you my six-step method I use to score cheaper plane tickets . In this post, I’m sharing five additional tricks and tips you can use to get an even bigger discount on the occasional expense of airfare. MORE


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