Braving the Black Friday sales? We have some shopping tips to help you get the best deals Prepare Know your prices! Some stores will add in regular priced items in their Black Friday flyers knowing people will buy thinking it is a good deal. Make a list of the items you want to buy and… Read more »
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In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row, That mark our place; and in the sky The larks, still bravely singing, fly Scarce heard amid the guns below. We are the Dead. Short days ago We lived, felt dawn, saw sunset glow, Loved, and were loved, and now we lie… Read more »
I don’t buy meat at Walmart often, but yesterday while shopping, I needed to pick up some chicken breasts and did not want to go to our usual store after Walmart, nor carry chicken around for an hour in Walmart. I know there is always a difference in weights, but the difference really surprised me… Read more »
Huge Canadian Cyber Week sales on lots of electronics at The Source Canada! These deals offer discounts of up to 30%. Use The Source Coupon Code 039362 at checkout to get the discount. Don’t miss out on these Cyber Monday deals: Click here for more details on this The Source Promo Pinnacle Front Row System 8210 Sound… Read more »
Turkeys are popping up in grocery store flyers for the holidays, but there are some differences in the types of turkey that may make paying more worthwhile. According to the Turkey Farmers of BC: Turkeys are graded according to quality of appearance. Canada A turkeys are well shaped, meaty with even fat covering. Canada Utility… Read more »
Starting next week, Metro and Food Basics will begin accepting printable coupons. As with most stores, they will not accept printable coupons for free products and are still not pricematching or allowing overage but it is great news. Will you shop there more once they accept printables? A huge thank you to wifey and nancy… Read more »
Most of you are aware of this amazing coupon, especially the $2 version allowing for free bags of chips. Unfortunately, On The Go Magazine has decided that coupons will not be printed in any of their magazines going forward. It is sad to see them take this step, one of my first ever coupons came… Read more »
Many forum members have mentioned issues printing SmartSource coupons recently. According to SmartSource, often the issue comes from java updates on your computer. Your computer asks for an update, you click yes, but it does not fully uninstall the old version and some browsers (especially Firefox and Internet Explorer) have issues when there are multiple… Read more »
Metro have announced that they will close 15 Ontario stores or convert them to Food Basics as part of their restructuring plan. They will also be partnering with Target in Quebec by operating their pharmacies under the Brunet banner to to help Target’s Canadian expansion plans. There is no list of stores yet but click… Read more »
Starbucks Store Canada has an awesome deal! Get a free bag of Kenya coffee with the purchase of any iced coffee brewer set (gray, 40 fl oz - value of $16.95). This offer is valid a limited time only or while supplies last. Click here to get this deal at Starbucks Canada online.
GMail introduced a new inbox today, and you could be missing important emails (including updates from SmartCanucks) as a result. When you log in, you will see your Primary Inbox (the mails that Google determine as important to you) but updates from sites you do want to see will be hidden in other tabs Social… Read more »
News outlets are announcing that Loblaws has agreed to buy Shoppers Drug Mart for $12.4 billion (enough that Galen Weston is rearranging shares to pay for it). Does this mean the end of Optimum as we know it? Time will tell. “This transformational partnership changes the retail landscape in Canada. With scale and capability, we… Read more »
Thought Kashi was a small company that thrived on creating quality healthy natural and organic products? Sadly that’s not the case. Undergroundhealth.com exposes a lot of interesting facts about Kashi including the fact that they’re owned by Kellogg’s while they continue to pretend to be a small company. Even worse, their breakfast products were found to be… Read more »
Happy Canada Day! How are you spending your long weekend? For those heading home from cottages or relatives, drive safely!
RONA have announced more restructuring as they strive to stay profitable. This includes cutting 125 administrative jobs as well as closing 11 stores in Ontario and British Columbia. Ontario: Stores in Mississauga, Windsor, Woodbridge, London, Huntsville and Collingwood will close in October. Stores in Scarborough and Aurora will shut down in December. British Columbia: Stores… Read more »