Get Your Status Matched on WestJet

If you haven't heard, Westjet is offering one of the best promotions ever by matching your status with a competitive airline. That's right, you can instantly earn Gold status with WestJet by following these three easy steps: By August 31, 2018, send in proof of your current frequent flyer status (valid till February 28, 2019) with [...]

By |2018-08-13T17:45:11+00:00August 13th, 2018|Budget Travel, featured, Travel, Travel news|

How Much Does it Cost to Go to Paris?

Ah, Paris. The city of light and the city of love. The capital of France is a top contender on many people’s budget lists. Sites and attractions such as the Eiffel Tour, the Louvre, and the Moulin Rouge paired with delicious French cuisine, beautiful architecture, and a rich history all add to the allure of [...]

By |2018-08-01T15:23:35+00:00July 30th, 2018|Budget Travel, Destinations, featured, Travel|

The Best Capsule Hotels in Tokyo

Tokyo, Japan is a dream destination for many, however, the fear of expensive costs often makes people second guess travelling to this county. That being said, Japan has some pretty cool and affordable accommodation options, including capsule hotels in Tokyo. What is a capsule hotel? Also known as a pod hotel, a capsule hotel provides [...]

By |2018-07-12T10:23:03+00:00June 11th, 2018|Budget Travel, Destinations, Travel|

Tips to Help You Manage Your Money This Summer Without Sacrificing Any Fun

**This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Kijiji. All opinions are my own. Forget the holidays, summer is the season where I spend the most money. There are vacations (although we took ours in May this year), weekend trips, weddings, meeting up with friends, and much more. In addition, this year [...]

By |2018-06-28T06:42:31+00:00May 28th, 2018|Budget Travel, My Money, Personal Finance|

5 Ways to Save for a Vacation Without Making it Feel Like You’re Saving

One of the biggest complaints I hear about travel is how expensive it can be. Sure, some people may end up spending five digits a year on their travels, but that doesn’t mean you can’t have a good trip for $1,500. I honestly believe that travelling doesn’t have to be expensive, but admittedly, coming up [...]

By |2018-06-09T21:09:39+00:00May 21st, 2018|Budget Travel, Travel|

Rogers Platinum Mastercard Review

If you’re considering a Rogers Mastercard, understand that they currently have two available: The Rogers Platinum Mastercard and the Rogers World Elite Mastercard. The  Rogers World Elite Mastercard has slightly higher multipliers and some included travel insurance, but there’s a minimum personal income of $80,000 or $150K household income to qualify for the card. Both [...]

By |2018-08-11T08:27:56+00:00May 16th, 2018|Budget Travel, Credit cards, Personal Finance, Travel|