Personal Finance

5 Ways To Save On Back To School Shopping

Save on Back to School Shopping

Back to school shopping is upon us – are you ready to save some money?! With all of the clothes, and backpacks, and lunch boxes, and pencils and crayons and everything else that comes with back to school time – there needs to be some easy ways to save money, don’t you think? Back to »» [read more] ««

Make Money Online – How To Use Ebates

Make Money with Ebates

If you’ve been reading MrsJanuary.com for any length of time, you have probably noticed a link to Ebates at some point or another. I usually add this link to a post that is outlining a great online deal. Using Ebates, you can save money on your purchases made online, and receive those savings in cash. »» [read more] ««

5 Easy Ways To Save Money At Shoppers Drug Mart

Save Money at Shoppers Drug Mart

Anyone who knows me, knows I’m a Shoppers Drug Mart addict. Shoppers Optimum is my favourite rewards program in Canada, and I am constantly telling people that if they aren’t utilizing that program, that they should be (heck, I even wrote an eBook about it: The Ultimate Guide to Shoppers Optimum Rewards!). The number one »» [read more] ««

What Everybody Ought To Know About Credit Cards

What Everyone Ought to Know About Credit Cards

“The most important thing for a young man is to establish credit – a reputation and character.” – John D. Rockefeller (I believe John Rockefeller would agree that it is also important for women to establish those things as well.) I know credit cards are supposed to equal evil, but they really can be great »» [read more] ««

5 Reasons You Suck At Saving Money

Suck at Saving Money

Saving Money! I am going to say something that is probably going to hurt your feelings. I’m sorry in advance. But guess what? You suck at saving money. Sometimes I feel as though tough love is the only answer, and when it comes to financial issues, tough love is almost always the answer. So I’m »» [read more] ««

2 Simple Tips For Saving Big On EBay

Saving Big on Ebay

I love eBay, and I’m the first to admit that it can be easy to get sucked in to paying more for items simply because they’re grouped in a “lot”, or are unique, or are a name brand, or are just absolutely perfect for you, for whatever reason. Shopping on eBay can be a great »» [read more] ««

How To Sell Your Car For Top Dollar

Sell Your Car for Top Dollar

Selling a used vehicle can be a bit tricky, especially if the vehicle is still rather new and/or worth quite a bit of money. You want to make as much money off the sale, but at the same time, you want to actually sell the vehicle, so you can’t ask for too much. The good »» [read more] ««

How To Take Charge Of Your Debt

Take Charge of Your Debt

Take Charge of Debt. Are you struggling to pay off a mountain of debt and completely overwhelmed? Do you frequently pay bills after the due date? Are you regularly asking friends and family members for loans? Eliminating debt is hard, I know. It takes time, persistence and in all honesty – a lot of work. »» [read more] ««

The Best Ever Money Saving Apps For Canadians

Money Saving Apps for Canada

If you’re like most people, you spend a lot of time on your phone. Not just for chatting with friends and family, but also for checking email, the weather, visiting websites online, banking, and so much more. Technology really has come a long way, hasn’t it? There are so many apps out there – so »» [read more] ««

10 Tips For Saving Money At Restaurants

Saving Money at Restaurants

How to Save Money at Restaurants. Do you find that cooking just isn’t your forte and that it’s easier said than done? Perhaps your working life cuts into your personal time and limits your ability to pick up ingredients for a complete meal. Or maybe you’re hoping to travel and dine at famous restaurants while »» [read more] ««