Tag Archives: Cash

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

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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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Loans among friends: what to consider before lending someone cash

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

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Asset Allocation

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Asset allocation is a fancy phrase that simply means a plan, recipe or blueprint for your investments. For example, if you’re a conservative investor, you likely will want a good percentage of your investments in safe stuff, such as guaranteed investment certificates and bonds. MORE

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Do You Ever Lie to Your Spouse About Money?

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Do you ever lie to your spouse about money? According to a recent poll, nearly a third of people surveyed said they do. I’ll admit that I fudge the truth now and then. Usually it’s a little white lie, like saying a pair of shoes cost $50 when they actually cost $80. Or hiding a shopping bag (my husband has done this before too). MORE

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4 Ways to Travel with Foreign Currency

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You’ve saved up, found the perfect deal and booked time off for your dream vacation. But have you decided how you’re going to pay for everything while you’re abroad? There are many payment options for travellers today. Before you head to the airport, consider these four ways to handle foreign currency. MORE

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