The bloggers behind Young and Thrifty have organized a virtual Canadian Financial Summit (CFS) starring 28 personal finance experts in the country.   Some of these experts include: Jon Chevreau (author of Findependence day and former editor of MoneySense Magazine); Preet Banerjee (CBC’s The National Commentator); Ellen Roseman (Columnist at Toronto Star);  Rob Carrick (Columnist…

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The bloggers behind Young and Thrifty have organized a virtual Canadian Financial Summit (CFS) starring 25+ personal finance experts in the country.   Some of these experts include: Andrew Hallam (Author of Millionaire Teacher);  Jon Chevreau (former editor of MoneySense Magazine); Peter Hodson (CEO of 5i Research Inc); Preet Banerjee (CBC’s The National Commentator); Ellen…

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PC Financial World Elite MasterCard $20 + $75 Gift Card Freebie I’ve re-posted this deal because it expires Oct 31, 2016.  Get it while you can! Recently, I wrote about how the PC Financial World Elite MasterCard is perhaps the best no annual fee grocery credit card out there.  It offers 3% cash back when shopping at Loblaws…

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With the increasing strength of the Canadian dollar and the continual weakening of the USD, it's only a matter of time before we reach parity.  With the Canadian interest rates holding steady and with the US feds expected to start a cycle of reducing interest rates, we should see the CAD/USD @ close to 1:1…

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Just a quick Saturday Post.  I picked this one up from the RedFlagDeals forums.  Below is a link to a pdf that contains a $10 off $40 purchase at Canadian Tire.  Great for picking up some of those clearance items they have every week.  Simply print it off and present it to the cashier, it…

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I was cruising through the “hot deals” forum on Red Flag Deals and came by a great deal for purchasing a Costco membership! If you purchase a Costco membership online (Canada only), they will send you a $25 GIFT CARD along with it! All you have to do is use the coupon code “GSWEB25B” in…

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For you investors and traders out there, you know that the ONLY place to get real-time quotes is with the brokerage that you trade with. This is something that agitates me to no end. Those free 20-min delayed quotes and charts are just too slow. For me anyways. But never fret my friends, Google to…

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