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PC Optimum Insiders review

PC Optimum Insiders Review | Get 25,000 points ($25) for free

Are you looking for a PC Optimum Insiders review? PC Optimum Insiders (formerly known as PC Insiders) has been around for a few years now, and many members (myself included) swear by it. The ability to earn additional PC Optimum points and all the extra perks easily made the annual fee worth it. When the…

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ebates.ca review

Rakuten Canada Review | Get $5 for free

Rakuten Canada which is formerly known as ebates.ca is arguably the most known online cash back shopping portal worldwide. Ebates was founded in California in 1998 and it was an instant success getting millions of users. It became so popular that it was acquired in 2014 for one billion dollars by Japanese giant Rakuten (hence…

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PC Optimum

PC Optimum Points | How to earn more points fast!

Do you want to know how do PC points work? PC Optimum Points is one of the most popular loyalty programs in Canada. It’s probably the #1 retail loyalty program in the country and you should definitely join it if you’re not already a member. In case you didn’t know, PC Optimum is the merged…

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General Assembly Pizza Subscription review

General Assembly Pizza Subscription Review | Get $22 off

Are you looking for a General Assembly Pizza subscription review? If you’re a pizza monster like me, then you’ve probably been hit by the ads on Facebook. At first glance, the idea sounds weird. Why would I want pizzas delivered to me monthly when I can just order them whenever I want? I brushed it…

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Overdraft fees

Overdraft Fees: What You Need to Know

It happens to everyone – a deposit comes in late, or an auto-charge is larger than expected, and suddenly you are facing an overdrawn account. Does it seem to be happening more often? According to recent reports, Canadians are paying more in bank fees than ever, especially overdraft fees. In addition, banks and credit unions…

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How Much Does IVF Cost in Canada?

So I’ve got an announcement, my wife and I are expecting! Our due date is early July so I’ve kept this news on the down low for quite some time. We’re really excited about this life changing event and you can probably expect a few more baby/parenting related posts in the near future. I really…

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Afterpay review

Afterpay Review

If you have been doing online shopping recently in Canada, you may have noticed Afterpay as a payment option with select retailers. Afterpay is new to Canada (they’ve been in other countries for years) and allows you to make your purchases now while paying later. The concept of buy now, pay later, is nothing new,…

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Rexall Be Well Review

Rexall Be Well Review

As of May 1, 2020, Rexall has ended its partnership with Air Miles and has introduced its own loyalty program called Be Well. This is a huge change for consumers since Rexall was one of Air Miles’ biggest partners. Earning Air Miles has always been difficult, so if Rexall’s new program gives you a better…

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A Costco Membership Breakdown: Is the Costco Executive Membership Really Worth It?

Are you thinking of becoming a Costco member? Many Canadians are, and for good reason. Costco is a bulk store that offers pretty decent discounts for buying, well, in bulk. A Costco membership is more than just being able to buy large quantities of chicken breasts or paper towel rolls at a time.  While the…

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How credit card interest works

How Credit Card Interest Works

Credit cards are essential for many Canadians. However, if you’re not responsible with your spending, you could easily go into debt. Credit cards act like an interest free loan which is great, but once your bill arrives, you need to pay it on time and in full or you could end up paying 20%+ interest.…

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