Family Saving

Budgeting for an entire family can be tough, but we're here to help! Check this page for money-saving tips specifically for Canadian families.

The OtterBox Warranty: A Guide for Canadians (2018)

You've probably heard people talk about the OtterBox warranty before. Their phone cases seem nearly indestructible, but accidents sometimes happen. When they do, OtterBox will usually replace your case for free. But does the policy apply to Canadians? To help clear things up, we did a little digging and came up with this guide to…

Answering All Your Questions About Earls Happy Hour

Earls Happy Hour is easily one of the best parts of the day. In fact, they hold Happy Hour not once but twice every day of the week. It's when you can order drinks and food at a fraction of what they usually cost – which is probably why it's so popular. Each Earls Kitchen…

Your Guide to Every Pizza Hut Pizza of the Day (2018)

Hey pizza lovers, did you know there is a Pizza Hut Pizza of the Day every day of the week for just $10?! Click to order the Pizza of the Day These medium-size pizzas are perfect for nights that you're too tired to cook, there's nothing in the fridge, you're too busy running from one…

SPC Card: A Guide for Students & Parents (2018)

One of the perks of going to school is that you can usually qualify for all kinds of student discounts. And some of – if not the best – student deals come from SPC. They release a new discount card just for students every single year, and the 2018/19 card is out now – so…

The Best Places to Get Free Samples in Canada (2018)

There's nothing better than getting a chance to try a new product before you buy it – and that's where free samples come in. They give you the chance to test things before you break out your wallet, and who doesn't love getting a little bonus gift in the mail? Of course, you can never…

Where to Get Free Stuff on Your Birthday in Canada

One of the best parts of turning a year older has to be all the free birthday stuff you can claim. So we put together a list of birthday freebies in Canada, to help you know exactly what's out there. From free desserts to birthday promo codes, you really can have it all on your…

Guide to the Build-A-Bear Canada Pay Your Age Sale

As you might remember, Build-A-Bear Workshop launched a new promotion for the first time ever this summer: the Pay Your Age Day sale. You could bring your child to a Build-A-Bear location, get them any furry friend in the store, and it would only cost you their age. A one-year old could claim a $1…

Where You Can Get FREE Fries in Canada on July 13

There seems to be a day dedicated to just about everything, but National French Fry Day is one you really want to remember. That's because every July 13, some restaurants across Canada give out FREE french fries to celebrate! But let's settle two major questions first: What is National French Fry Day? In a nutshell,…

Teens Get a FREE GoodLife Membership This Summer

If you want to keep your older kids off the couch this summer, I have good news: the GoodLife Teen Fitness Program is back! For the last few years, Goodlife Fitness has offered free gym memberships for teenagers across Canada, and registration for this year's passes is still open. It's absolutely free to sign up,…

Kids Bowl Free Canada: 2018 Guide to Free Bowling

Need rainy day activities for the kids to get you through the summer? Kids Bowl Free is a program designed to help introduce kids to bowling by letting them play up to two free games all summer long! It's absolutely free to sign up and so popular that we put together a guide to answer…

The Complete Guide to Butter: How to Manage Your Subscriptions & Save Money

Between Netflix accounts, Amazon Prime, Costco memberships, magazine subscriptions and gym passes, it can be pretty tough to keep track of all your subscriptions – and that's where Butter comes in. Butter is a service that helps you manage all your paid subscriptions and memberships in one place and save money in the process. They…

Best Waterpark Deals in Canada (Updated May 2018)

Thinking about a family vacation soon? If you're looking at an indoor waterpark (or an outdoor one) we've got you covered! We put together a list of all the latest waterpark deals in Canada, so you can save whether you're planning a trip to Great Wolf Lodge, an adventure at the West Edmonton Mall's World…

Every Restaurant Where Kids Eat Free in Canada

Parents love to hear the words, "Kids Eat Free," because eating out can often be a trial in patience and budgeting. First you have to successfully round up the kids to leave the house, then comes the cheque which can make you contemplate taking out a second mortgage. Ok, maybe that's a tad dramatic, but…

The Best Ways to Save on Movie Passes in Canada

I'm not exaggerating when I say the Cineplex Great Escape Movie Package and the Cineplex Child Adventure Movie Package were some of the greatest deals to ever hit Costco Canada. After all, where else could you get a movie ticket AND all the snacks you could want for less than $11?! Unfortunately, these Cineplex movie…

Cutting the Cord - Complete Guide for Canadians 2018

Wondering how to cut the cord? We have put together a comprehensive guide on how you can cut the cord, but still enjoy your favourite movies and shows. This guide is specifically for Canadians, and we have gone through all of the streaming devices and services available to Canadians to make sure you can cut…