Canadian & Local Moncton Gift Card Offers – Savings and Bonuses


Gift cards are a great way to treat others during the holiday season. This time of year many businesses offer additional perks when you purchase gift cards. We have put together a list of Canadian (and some Local Moncton) companies offering bonuses with gift card purchases.

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Saving On Everything Back To School

The back to school madness is underway and we are all looking for ways to cut costs this time of year. Expectations run high, there are new book bags, sneakers, clothing, school supplies, and lunch supplies. The list can be long and expensive. BUT, let’s not worry about what others are doing or what the kids expect. In my books, it is better to teach frugality and a reduced waste approach through re-using and recycling. Let’s teach our children that they do not need NEW everything, there are so many items that can be re-used and recycled from previous years.

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5 Reasons To Keep Your Receipts

5 Reasons To Keep Your Receipts

Yes, I am telling you to hang onto those little crumpled up pieces of paper in your coat pocket, car cup holder or bottom of your purse! 

It may seem annoying to keep track of all your receipts, but read on to understand why it may be a good idea. 

Here are 5 reasons to keep your receipts for all purchases:

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Frugal Living: 8 Ways To Save Money On Books

Frugal Living: 8 Ways To Save Money On Books Buying books is something I am a little addicted to. I love to crack open a new book, love the look of a full bookshelf, and just like the paper. In the past few years, I have been trying to read more on my kobo and … Read more

HOW TO: Sort & Store Your Coupons

  Organizing your coupons is one of the most important and most time consuming parts of couponing. To effectively and efficiently coupon, you must find an organizing system that works for YOU! Everyone has their own system that works well for them. Here are a few suggestions for places to start. It’s a very personalized … Read more

How to spot & avoid fraudulent coupons

Fake or Photocopied? Scammers, or just not aware? How do we know what is legit and what is not?  Who are the thieves and who are the uneducated newbies? With the popularity of couponing, we are encountering more problems using coupons at our stores. The reason for this is some couponers are not aware of the proper way … Read more