Money

Discover the real secrets to financial success with our guide to the ins and outs of saving and spending money. Brush up on your financial literacy with budgeting tips, money management skills and shopping tricks. Your wallet will thank you later.

50+ Proven Strategies to Save Money

Looking to save more cash in the new year? Our thrifty guide will help you keep your money in the (piggy) bank.

100+ Work Cartoons to Help You Get Through the Week

Take a break and laugh with our collection of Reader's Digest cartoons.


Dragons’ Den Products That Are Actually Worth It

Here are the memorable products that struck gold with Canadian consumers.


10 Amazon Prime Benefits You Might Not Know About

You can read books for free, download award-winning movies and even access premium streaming channels.


How to Buy and Sell Secondhand During the Pandemic

From online marketplaces to no-contact yard sales, these tips and tricks will keep you safe—and help you save money.

Things You Didn’t Know Were Cheaper in the U.S.

From budget-friendly toiletries to electronics, here’s a Canadian’s shopper’s guide to what to buy in the USA.


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How to Protect Yourself When Shopping Online

Online shopping can be convenient, cost-effective and safe—provided you take certain precautions before making your purchase.

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10 Online Scams You Need to Be Aware Of—and How to Avoid Them

Swindlers may be following your every tweet and post, looking for a chance to fleece you. Here’s how to confound...


Why You Should Think Twice Before Choosing Same-Day Delivery

On-demand delivery may be convenient, but according to Carolyn Kim, transportation planner and senior director at the Pembina Institute, we're...



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11 Ways to Lower Your Hydro Bill This Season

Our energy use (and bills) tend to soar as the mercury plummets. These tips can help you keep the ever-increasing...

These Are the Absolute Worst Passwords You Could Possibly Choose

If any of these passwords look familiar, you'll want to change your settings immediately—or risk having your account hacked.


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Identity Theft is on the Rise Across Canada—Here’s How to Protect Yourself

More than 35,000 Canadians are the victims of identity theft every year. Beef up your security with these five strategies.


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50 Totally Painless Ways to Save Money Every Day

It's never been tougher to stick to a budget, but these thrifty tricks add up to big savings.


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10 Money-Management Podcasts Worth Adding to Your Playlist

Want to learn more about financial management? These podcasts will make you a money maven in no time!


Why Is Canada’s Inflation Rate So High—And Will It Come Back Down?

We asked Dalhousie University economics professor Talan Iscan for insights into the causes of Canada's inflation rate increases.

How to Find the Cheapest Gas Station Near You

Nobody wants to pay more for fuel than they have to—here’s how to save.


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13 Tricks to Cut Down on Summer Utility Bills

Don't sweat it: Our money experts divulge their favourite strategies to save on summer utility bills.


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7 House Hunting Tips for Canadian Homebuyers

From shingles to foundations, here's what home inspectors want you to watch out for.


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15 Money Mistakes That Are Costing You Thousands

Want to curb your spending once and for all? Stacy Yanchuk Oleksy, director of education and community awareness at the...


Is Bitcoin the Future of Money?

Henry M. Kim, professor at the Schulich School of Business at York University, answers your most pressing questions about cryptocurrency.


12 Things You’re Not Claiming on Your Taxes—But Should Be

These little-known credits and deductions can make a significant dent in the amount you owe.


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This is What’s Wrong With Canada’s Tax System

Dreading tax season? According to Toby Sanger, executive director of Canadians for Tax Fairness, we've all got good reason.


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How to Buy Less (And Still Feel Like You Have Enough)

From borrowing to repairing, these thrifty tricks will help you save more and live better.


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7 Times You Shouldn’t Use a Debit Card for Payment

Hint: It could put your bank account at greater risk.

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How to Haggle Like a Pro

Whether you're in the souks of Marrakesh, a yard sale in Moncton, or the farmers' markets of Montreal, there's an...


8 Ways To Save Money At The Grocery Store

Food prices are skyrocketing. Smart shoppers are saving money with these shopping apps.


This is the Best Time to Buy a Christmas Tree in Canada

Planning your annual trip to the Christmas tree lot? If you're looking to score a great deal, this is the...


Digital Insurance 101: Make an Online Connection with Your Insurance Company

In honour of Financial Literacy Month, take control of your insurance. It’s easier than you think!


Brilliant Business Tips From One of Canada’s Most Successful Entrepreneurs

Want to know what it takes to run a thriving business? Rajen Ruparell, co-founder and chairman of Canadian mattress brand...


How “Shrinkflation” is Affecting Your Grocery Bill—And What You Can Do About It

With food production costs on the rise, some of your favourite grocery products may be getting smaller.