Jun 30

A teen-y challenge: Saving money with teens

One recent morning while I wrangled Little and Littlest Roy into the child watch room at our local YMCA, I ran into a Bargain Advocate reader who suggested I write about saving money when you have teenagers. I have to admit, I'm pretty out of touch


Jun 29

RCMP request public assistance for investigation of theft

During the overnight and early morning hours of June 23 and June 24, thieves targeted multiple campsites at the Island campground in Woodstock, and stole sets of golf clubs and a barbeque.


Jun 28

Hartman Reserve artist offering music programs

CEDAR FALLS – Hartman artist-in-residence Tim Ferry will offer two public programs on July 2 at the Interpretive Center. Ferry is a freelance musician and composer.


Jun 27

Audit: Privatization of state insurance program saved $10M

The risk management office is Louisiana's self-insurer, with agencies paying premiums for lines of insurance covering items such as medical malpractice, worker's compensation cases, property damage and road hazards.


Jun 25

Social business 101: going beyond micro crediting

The businesses that will mark Yunus's social enterprise movement will still need a significant finance among other resources. And even if entrepreneurs do manage to accumulate sufficient financing, what are the odds that their businesses will be able


Jun 25

Travelers: Vendor Issues Top Cause of Wedding Insurance Claims

Problems with vendors amounted to 30 percent of claim payments for all wedding claims, according to Travelers Companies, Inc. which announced the findings of its recent analysis of wedding insurance claims from 20112015. Travelers Wedding Claims …


Jun 24

Whatever else happens, Canadians need to start saving money again

People who lived through the early 1980s tend not to recall that era of double-digit unemployment, inflation and mortgage rates with much wistfulness.


Jun 23

Life Insurance for the HIV Positive

Not so long ago, if someone living with HIV asked if they could get individual life insurance the answer was a resounding NO!


Jun 22

Smart Money Well Spent: Investing in the United States

For example, China's Envision, a Chinese producer of wind turbines and smart wind farm software, is investing $1.3 million in a Global Blade Innovation Center in Boulder and they plan to hire up to 42 highly skilled employees.


Jun 21

This is the best time to book flights – plus 15 money-saving travel tips to help make your holiday even cheaper

… match your airlines to find the cheapest price, and the times that suit you best. You can save money by flying out and back with different airlines or from different airports.