Category Archives: Manage My Money

3 Wallet-Conscious Travel Tips

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You work hard for your money. You spend hours researching where to spend your time when you take time off. But do you apply that same discipline to your vacation costs? Here are three ways to make sure your wallet can rest as much as you do on vacation. MORE

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7 Things to Know About Timeshares

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You’re enjoying a much-deserved vacation at a sunny resort when you find yourself at a presentation on timeshares. As you listen in, the positives are adding up and that free round of golf would put the cherry on top of your vacation, so you begin asking yourself, “Are timeshares a good investment?” If you’re thinking about purchasing a timeshare, here are six points you should consider. MORE

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Coping with Rising Gas Prices

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With gasoline at or around record-high prices, you can certainly feel the added pressure on your wallet when you stop to fill up at the pumps. In a recent contest on GetSmarterAboutMoney.ca, we asked, “With gas prices on the rise, what are you doing to manage your car or transportation expenses?” MORE

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Contest: Beat the Price at the Pump

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Concerned about the rising cost of gas? GetSmarterAboutMoney.ca is providing relief at the pumps for two lucky winners with a prize package that includes $10 in free gas! MORE

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When You Need to Find Some Money to Pay the Taxman

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It could be bad planning or a miscalculation, but you may be in for a shock when your tax return comes back – you owe much more money than you can afford to pay. What do you do these on these occasions? MORE

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