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How to make your credit card work harder for you

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How to make your credit card work harder for you

When it comes to choosing a credit card, the options can feel overwhelming. With a wide variety of benefits, rates, fees and overall experiences, it’s often hard to know which card is going to work best for your specific needs. A recent study conducted by J.D. Power examined customer satisfaction with Canadian credit card companies. […]

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Please picky eaters with this tasty take on fried rice

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Please picky eaters with this tasty take on fried rice

The biggest critic in the kitchen is often the one with the smallest stomach. The win-win solution is simple — incorporate a family favourite like bacon into a dish with hearty vegetables. This year, Maple Leaf announced that all their bacon will be made with only natural ingredients. So, when you add bacon to family […]

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Three things to know about antioxidants

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Three things to know about antioxidants

Antioxidants are good for you, right? But what, exactly is an antioxidant? Why are they so important in your diet? And how can you up your intake? Boost your health by learning more. About antioxidants. Antioxidants are a substance that may protect your body’s cells from damage due to a process called oxidation. Some damage to […]

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Teaching kids to give as they receive

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Teaching kids to give as they receive

Showing your kids the value of giving isn’t as hard as you might think. Here are some simple suggestions for helping your child to embrace the giving spirit: Lead by example. Sometimes the fastest way to get your child to learn a new behaviour is to model it yourself. Whether that’s taking them with you as […]

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The truth about home insurance

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The truth about home insurance

Owning a home comes with security, pride and, of course, responsibility. As perhaps the most significant investment you will ever make, protecting it – and your peace of mind – is an obvious priority. Here are some tips from Intact Insurance to help homeowners and renters make informed decisions. A landlord’s home insurance won’t cover […]

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Ever thought of starting a side hustle?

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Ever thought of starting a side hustle?

Whether it’s becoming a yoga instructor or a dog walker, or selling a specialty product like succulent plants, the idea of starting your own business has never been more appealing. People are increasingly looking beyond their day job for sources of income – and sources of fulfillment. A recent survey by payments and point-of-sale company […]

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