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How to save money in Canada: tips and tricks on money saving by the staff of Million Dollar Journey, one of Canada’s oldest and most detailed Personal Finance blogs.

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How to Become a Millionaire in Canada

By FT October 17, 2021

If you’re reading this website you’re probably interested in a Canadian perspective on how to become a millionaire. Most people like to imagine their lives…

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Multiple Credit Card Strategy in Canada

By Meg September 30, 2021

So, you want to get a new credit card, but you’re worried about whether it’ll hurt your credit. We have good news: lots of people…

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25 Ways to Save Money in Canada

By FT August 15, 2021

Editor’s Note: This article was originally written by FT back in 2017. Due to its popularity, we have asked FT to update it for 2021…

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Instantly Minimize Charges and Bank Fees in Canada

By Yang July 4, 2021

No one likes to pay fees – but when it comes to the incredibly high bank fees in Canada, it becomes even more important to…

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PC Money Account Review – Loblaws Resurrects a New PC Financial No Fee Account

By Kyle Prevost September 15, 2020

Note: We’ll be updating our PC Money Account Review as the details get fleshed out and the introduction promo offer codes get created. For many…

Will a Mini-Split Heat Pump Save You Money? Our Results After the first Year!

By FT February 9, 2020

In late 2018, we installed a mini-split heat pump for the purpose of reducing our electricity bill.  Around here in the most easterly parts of…

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Bond ETFs vs GICs vs High Interest Savings Accounts

By Kornel December 2, 2019

For income-oriented Canadian investors the choice between a Bond ETF and a GIC or high interest savings account has become more important than ever.  With…

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Ways to Maximize the Canada Child Benefit (CCB)

By FT May 13, 2019

After filing my income tax return in mid-April (yes, I tend to procrastinate), I noticed on the bottom of the screen the amount that we…

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