Money

Discover the real secrets to financial success with our guide to the ins and outs of saving and spending money. Brush up on your financial literacy with budgeting tips, money management skills and shopping tricks. Your wallet will thank you later.

50+ Proven Strategies to Save Money

Looking to save more cash in the new year? Our thrifty guide will help you keep your money in the (piggy) bank.

100+ Work Cartoons to Help You Get Through the Week

Take a break and laugh with our collection of Reader's Digest cartoons.


Dragons’ Den Products That Are Actually Worth It

Here are the memorable products that struck gold with Canadian consumers.


10 Amazon Prime Benefits You Might Not Know About

You can read books for free, download award-winning movies and even access premium streaming channels.


How to Buy and Sell Secondhand During the Pandemic

From online marketplaces to no-contact yard sales, these tips and tricks will keep you safe—and help you save money.

Things You Didn’t Know Were Cheaper in the U.S.

From budget-friendly toiletries to electronics, here’s a Canadian’s shopper’s guide to what to buy in the USA.


The Real Reason It’s So Hard to Buy New Home Appliances Right Now

From refrigerators to bikes to lumber, the pandemic has driven demand and interrupted supply chains.

Test Drive: Reviewing What’s New on the Canadian Market

Find out if the latest merch on the Canadian market is worth your hard-earned money. Read our reviews as we...


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13 Things You Should Know About Energy Conservation

Our energy use (and bills) tend to go up during the cooler temperature of the winter months. These tips can...


7 Times You Shouldn’t Use a Debit Card for Payment

Hint: It could put your bank account at greater risk.


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4 Common Questions About the Canada Pension Plan Fund, Answered

Concerned about your financial security? You’re not alone. Read on for answers to Canadians’ most common questions about the CPP...

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How Much Should You Really Expect to Receive from the Canada Pension Plan in Retirement?

The Canada Pension Plan (CPP) shouldn’t be your only income for retirement. Here’s why it’s important to build your own...


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Who Manages the Canada Pension Plan Fund? All About CPP Investments

How much do you really know about your future financial security? Read on to learn more about CPP Investments.


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The Reader’s Digest Home Tech Buying Guide

On the market for a new TV, security system or smart home assistant? Here’s a handy guide to the key...


9 Sneaky Ways Online Retailers Get You to Spend More Money

Buyers, beware: From one-day-only sales and countdown clocks to free shipping and returns, online retailers have a variety of ways...


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8 Tips for Safe Online Shopping

Online shopping can be convenient, cost-effective and safe—provided you take certain precautions before making your purchase.

This is the Best Time to Buy a Christmas Tree in Canada

Planning your annual trip to the Christmas tree lot? If you're looking to score a great deal, this is the...


11 Times You Should Always Haggle for a Better Price

Haggling can get you a great deal on some items you may have paid full price for. Just remember to...


13 Silly Wastes of Money You Don’t Even Think About

Financial experts reveal the simple—and often surprising—ways you're blowing your budget on a daily basis.



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15 Money Mistakes That Are Costing You Thousands

Want to curb your spending once and for all? Stacy Yanchuk Oleksy, director of education and community awareness at the...


13 Things Financial Advisors Wish You Knew

Even if you're saddled with debt, a financial advisor can help you work towards your money goals. Before your first...


9 Mindful Shopping Tips That Can Save You Money (And Make You Happier!)

Want to regain control of your spending habits—and your emotional well-being? Wellness counsellor Deepak Kashyap shares nine ways to put...


How to Shop Amazon Prime Day 2020 (And 10 of the Best Deals For Canadians)

Want to get a head start on your holiday shopping? Here's how to shop Amazon Prime Day 2020 in Canada,...

How to Make More Money, Based on Your Zodiac Sign

Use your sign's best traits to amp up your side hustle and boost your bank account.


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10 Online Scams You Need to Be Aware Of—and How to Avoid Them

Swindlers may be following your every tweet and post, looking for a chance to fleece you. Here’s how to confound...


What the COVID-19 Pandemic Has Taught Us About Having an Emergency Fund

A financial crisis is unexpected but that doesn’t mean you have to be unprepared. Read these expert tips for budgeting...


13 Tricks to Cut Down on Summer Utility Bills

Don't sweat it: Our money experts divulge their favourite strategies to save on summer utility bills.


The New Normal is Still Ours to Define

There is no new normal. Not yet. It is too soon to put the physical, emotional, and financial disruption in...


10 Surprising Things Everyone’s Buying From Walmart During Lockdown

It’s not just toilet paper that’s flying off the shelves these days. Check out some of the top-selling items from...