Money Saving Tips

Handy tips, little-known facts and great ideas on how to save your money, spend it wisely, or get things for free. If you have any tips you’d like to share, please send them in!

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Free Led Holiday Lights

Posted on: October 30, 2008

Bring in an old incandescent set of holiday lights and get a FREE energy-efficient LED set of holiday lights at your local London Drugs’ Power Smart Clinic. Click here for dates and locations.

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Online Shopping

Posted on: August 11, 2008

Shipping costs can add up quickly when you’re making an online purchase. Here are a couple of tips to help keep your costs down.1. Shop with a friend! If shipping costs are lower, or free, if you purchase over a certain amount, put in orders with a friend or family member to save on shipping …

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Us Outlet Shopping

Posted on: July 26, 2008

Long weekends always bring out the sales at the Outlet stores across the border and this time is no exception. Save 25%-65% off already low prices. Check the Chelsea Premium Outlet site for more information.

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Energy Efficiency Grants

Posted on: July 21, 2008

About to start renovations, including; upgrading your appliances or furnace, which could help improve your household energy efficiency? Check Federal and Provincial government websites to see if you’re eligible for any grants (up to $5000!). You’ll be getting money for something you were going to do anyway, and likely saving on your future household energy costs …

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Discount Tickets

Posted on: July 19, 2008

Both BCAA and Shoppers Drug Mart offer discounted tickets, on their websites, to venues around the city, including; Greater Vancouver Zoo, Vancouver Aquarium and Playland. Savings of $2 and and up. You can buy and print the tickets from the comfort of your own home, which makes it an even better deal to us!

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Tickets Tonight 1/2 Price Tix

Posted on: July 8, 2008

Half price tickets on the day of the performance are available at the Tickets Tonight booth for General admission seats, or visit them online to order your tickets and bypass the lines! Theatre Under the Stars returns this summer with two ever popular productions, Jesus Christ Superstar and Annie Get Your Gun. Playing on alternating …

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Calgary Attractions 2 for 1

Posted on: June 16, 2008

Heading to Calgary for a vacation this summer? Check out the Calgary Attractions site for some great coupon deals including; 2 for 1 at the Calgary Zoo and 50% off admission to Calaway Park for up to four people. Now hopefully you have family to stay with to keep costs down even more!

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