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Extra Cash – November 2018

I love November.  Sure, the weather is dreary and cold.  People are grumpy and missing the sun, but it is sure is a great month for extra cash!  Year after year, November is my highest earning month, mostly thanks to my annual cashback deposit from my Scotia Bank Visa Infinite card! This year certainly didn’t […]

15 Best Gifts for Your Frugal Friend

The holidays are such a fun time for giving and receiving gifts!  There are so many great ways to cut on costs, take advantage of deals and save on gifts for others.  But what about your frugal friend who loves to save?  What do you get her?  Well if you’re stumped, here’s a list of […]

Extra Cash – October 2018

Canadian stay-at-home mom’s extra cash income report for October 2018 October was awfully rainy, wet and gloomy around here.  We squeezed in a few good days, but for the most part all I wanted to do was stay home and sleep.  I was pretty lazy all month long, so I was rather surprised when I […]

Extra Cash – August 2018

  It’s so hard to believe that summer has come to an end, but this week’s quick cool down certainly got me in the fall mood!  Fortunately, as companies gear up for the Christmas season, smart consumers have more opportunities for extra cash!  I’m looking forward to stacking my extra cash wallet this fall! Here’s […]

Earning Points with Asking Canadians

  ​What if I were to tell you that you can build up points in popular reward programs by doing surveys? I’m serious! ​ Sure, some rewards programs send out emails to their clients and offer rewards for completing them (always a nice bonus), but there is one site that pays out specifically in reward […]

Johnson & Johnson $15 Class Action Settlement

Did you buy Johnson & Johnson Bedtime Baby products (the purple bottles) between July 1, 2010 and March 23, 2018? If so, you are eligible for $3 back per bottle for up to 5 bottles!  No proof of purchase necessary! Simply fill in the information found on the Class Action site before April 6th, 2018! […]

How I Saved $111.78 (99%) at Shoppers Drugmart Today

Did you head out to take advantage of today’s 20x the Points event?I sure did!  Not only did I manage to SCOP (scanning code of practice) some Tropicana Probiotics, but I also had some Enfamil and Pepsi FPCs (free product coupon) burning a hole in my coupon binder, and put them to good use today, […]

Making Baby More Affordable

With a new baby on the way and the upcoming Toronto Baby Show, I was inspired to think about all the ways that I saved money with my last babe, and the new strategies I’ve picked up along the way. There’s no doubt that having a baby will cost money and not just at first, […]