Winter Driving Tips for New Drivers

Winter Driving Tips for New Drivers

Unlike other areas, winter isn’t something that happens gradually in Canada. In Canada it can be warm and breezy one day and bitterly cold with blowing snow only 24 hours later. And every year winter seems to be arriving earlier and earlier. We’ve actually already had snow storms the past...

Seven Frugal Ways to Operate Your Small Business

Seven Frugal Ways to Operate Your Small Business

Building a successful small business can be very rewarding, but it can also be very challenging. Of course you want to make sure there is a market for your product or service, but honestly one of the biggest hurdles that people face is cash flow. You need start-up cash as...

5 Expenses New Landlords Should Be Aware Of

5 Expenses New Landlords Should Be Aware Of

Purchasing real estate with the intent of renting the space to tenants can be a great way to earn a decent return on your investment, but only if you do it right. You can purchase a house or a condo in a popular tourist town and lease it out on...

Why Would I Need Short Term Car Insurance?

Why Would I Need Short Term Car Insurance?

Have you ever borrowed a friend or family member’s car? When you did whose insurance were you covered under? I haven’t done it very often but about ten years ago I do remember a friend loaning me her car for a few weeks when I was in the process of buying a new one. At the time neither one of us even spoke about whose car insurance I would be covered under if something happened. At...

Enter to Win $1,000 Visa or Amazon Gift Card #Giveaway

Enter to Win $1,000 Visa or Amazon Gift Card #Giveaway

Countdown To Black Friday Giveaway Organized by Mom Powered Media and the MPM Blogger Network. Looking for the best contests around this holiday season? Make sure to visit SweepstakesFanatics where you can find the newest sweeps, blog giveaways and even a special section for Canadian giveaways. Tackling Our Debt is...

Easy Ways to Book Last Minute Getaways

Easy Ways to Book Last Minute Getaways

“So is this really a go?” I ask, my brain only half-registering the trip details. “Yeah, it is,” she answers with a smile. For awhile, I take in the meaning of what she said. But within minutes, my head explodes into a million things I have to do to prepare...

Snickers Ice Cream Pie with Caramel Sauce

Snickers Ice Cream Pie with Caramel Sauce

Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays. While gratitude shouldn't be saved for one day, I love the fact that we give thanks for our many blessings ... by stuffing our faces. What foodie isn't going to love a day that celebrates gluttony? My Canadian friends have already celebrated Thanksgiving,...