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Practical Ways to Save Money as a Student

  Saving money as a student should be at the top of your list of things to do this year if you’re at university or studying a course from home. There isn’t much help for students who fall into a monetary crisis after they’ve finished their course. Usually, the only way out of trouble is […]

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The Broke Canadian College Student Survival Guide: Five Penny-Pinching Tips

Whether you’re currently working on your degree or are thinking about going back to school, there’s no denying that money’s tight when you’re a student. Even though some Canadian colleges offer affordable tuition, the fact remains that students today need to keep their budgets as trim as possible. Between the difficulties of finding steady work […]

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The Pros and Cons of Couponing

If you have been flipping through your TV channels any time recently, then you are probably familiar with the couponing phenomenon that has been sweeping the nation. While there are some obvious benefits that come with hunting for the best possible deals and stockpiling goods at home, there are a number of downsides to couponing. […]

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How to Be Frugal – 8 Easy Tips

Living with the word ‘budget’ hanging over your head everyday isn’t a very nice way to live, and besides the stress that financial worries can cause, living on a budget often leads to families favoring the cheap option over the frugal one. After all, being frugal is about making the most of your money and […]

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10 Ways to Cut Your Grocery Bill

One of the easiest ways to save money is by shopping smarter at the grocery store. How many times have you gone to the grocery store for milk and bread and walk out with a few extra items you were not planning on buying? With a little planning you can reduce your grocery bill. 1. […]

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Money Saving Tips – Forget the Coupons

Yup, you heard that right, forget the coupons! Coupons are an extremely effective marketing strategy grocery stores and food manufacturers use to get consumers to try new products.  Unless the coupon is for a product that you use regularly you are better off not purchasing the item. Instead, stick to what’s on your grocery list […]

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