Want to save a few bucks? Bookmark these four personal-finance blogs. They're Canadian, updated regularly, focussed on families and full of ideas and inspiration.
1. CommonCentsMom.com Toronto-based mom-of-one Hollie Pollard writes about saving money, frugal living, life hacks, tax tips and product giveaways. Sample posts: 7 Simple and Easy Ways to Eat Healthy on a Budget; Last-Minute Tips for Canadian Tax Filers
2. SimplyFrugal.ca Daily posts cover sales, coupons, freebies and fun DIY projects. Sample posts: 101 Ways to Save Money on Everyday Purchases; 7 Habits That Will Transform Your Finances
4. MillionDollarJourney.com This East Coast dad began blogging to document his plan to grow his net worth to $1 million by age 35. He achieved the goal (!) and now blogs about kinda-boring-but-probably-important things like investing, mortgages and credit cards. Sample posts: How to Save More Money with Less Effort; Top Premium Cash Back Credit Cards in Canada.
A version of this article appeared in our March 2016 issue with the headline, “Bookmark this!” p. 64.
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