It can happen to anyone. 10 tips to avoid scams

How to avoid scams Believing you’re immune to becoming a target of fraud is one of the biggest money mistakes you can make. Victims come from all walks of life and fraudsters are increasingly sophisticated, creating tricky new scams online, over the phone and in person. Canadians lose millions of dollars every year from these […]

6 tips for your next motorcycle road trip

Think planning a road trip where you ride your bike is the same as one where you ride your car? While preparation is key for both trips, that’s where the similarities end—extended motorcycle road trips mean a whole host of new things to consider. “You have to remind yourself this is a trip on two […]

5 tips for negotiating a better deal on your TV services

Score the best deals and channels to watch your favourite shows, sports and movies by doing a little bit of homework. Here are five tips to help you through the process: Figure out your household needs and budget. Determine how much you want to pay every month and decide which shows and channels are must-haves, […]

5 Air Travel Tips For Flying with Kids

Flying at any time of year can be stressful, but travelling during the holidays when airports are often at their busiest can frustrate even the most seasoned traveller — especially if there are little ones in tow. Here a five pro tips for jet-setters with kids. Pack like a pro. No matter what their age, […]

5 ways to make your mornings more productive

(NC) When it comes to mornings, we’re often so busy that we forget the small steps we can take to keep our health on track for the full day ahead. While we all know breakfast is the most important meal of the day, new research shows that 37 per cent of Canadians who do eat […]

Top 5 tips for winter-proofing your car

(NC) For many Canadians winter means hot chocolate, hockey, and holidays. It also means getting your car ready to brave the cold and challenging road conditions. “Winter driving can be a challenge when the roads are icy and slippery. Accidents can increase in those months,” explains Tracy Laughlin, Vice President, Personal Lines, Ontario and Atlantic […]