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20.07.22

Back to school: our tips to avoid emptying your wallet

The famous back to school season… The vacation period is barely over when it’s time to buy school supplies for your children. This can cause a lot of headaches for parents! Here are our tips for easing this time of year! Be prepared: Check the school’s list and limit yourself to what is listed. Take […]

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07.03.22

A stranger knocks on your door? Beware, it may be an itinerant merchant!

Far from selling the traditional encyclopedias or the mythical vacuum cleaners, an itinerant merchant can now offer heat pumps, solar panels, attic decontamination services or other major work on your home. These contracts, worth several thousand dollars, are often financed on credit. Before you fall for this scam, here are some tips to follow. Make […]

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21.12.21

Planning Christmas shopping

For some people, Christmas time evokes both fun and folly. Is that what resonates with you as well? While we always want this time of year to be light and festive, it’s actually quite a trying time for many, especially in terms of personal finances. Organizing the children’s vacation, inviting friends and family to the […]

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20.07.22

Enjoy your vacation without breaking the bank

Whether we’re talking about spring break, summer vacation or the holiday season, the vacations are supposed to be a time to rest and recharge. However, they can also be a time of stress, especially financially. Here are a few tips to help you plan your next break so that you can truly relax with peace […]

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21.12.21

Tips for being an informed consumer when moving

Moving day is coming? Here are our tips!   How to choose your mover In this period where moves are numerous, some people decide to improvise themselves as movers by publishing an ad on social networks or on classifieds websites. They often provide, as only information, a phone number. You must be careful when choosing […]

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21.12.21

Online shopping – What are your rights?

Shopping online can be very convenient. Avoiding crowds and travel or being able to easily compare prices appeals to many people. But what do you do if your order is incorrect, not delivered when promised or stolen by a malicious neighbor? Here is some information that will help you to know your rights better and […]

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