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5 tips for Christmas shopping

5 tips for Christmas shopping

Each year, we repeat the same last-minute purchases and over spending mistakes. Here are five tips for wise shopping during the holiday season.

November 30, 2020
Spending less this Christmas

Spending less this Christmas

Rest assured: it is possible to have a great family Christmas without spending all your savings. The Holidays are a good opportunity to start using wise tricks to spend less!

November 23, 2020
How not to fight about finances

How not to fight about finances

We often hear that money is a sensitive issue for couples and that it can be the source of many fights. Yet the state of our finances has a direct impact on our quality of life and our future.

May 28, 2018
Financial problems

Financial problems

Your financial situation has changed, the budget is about to explode and real fast, you’re losing control and don’t know where to turn. What can you do to get out of this situation?

October 26, 2012
Children and money

Children and money

Sooner or later, children must learn that there is no such thing as a money tree and they must spend wisely. Where do you start?

October 17, 2012
Allowance: more than pocket money!

Allowance: more than pocket money!

Giving one, or not giving one? A difficult decision that involves a lot more than the simple dollars you will pay. Managing a little wallet comes with many other lessons.

January 10, 2011

This week
6 activities to encourage your children to play outside during winter!

When it is cold, we tend to want to stay inside!  As parents, when winter comes around, we’d rather wait for the sun and the milder weather to come back then venture out with the kids. With some tricks and imagination, we can help children enjoy playing outdoors in all weather conditions.

How long should I breastfeed my baby?

The breastfeeding journey is different for every mother. Many things affect how long a mother should breastfeed her baby. What's important is to do what you think is right for yourself and your child.

Keeping active during pregnancy

Exercising is good for your body and soul, at all times. It is even more important if you are pregnant and want to be in tip-top shape during your pregnancy.

Placental retention: when the placenta does not come out

Usually, a few minutes after the expulsion of the baby, the placenta comes out spontaneously. Sometimes, the placenta or a piece of it stays inside the uterus. This is called placental retention. How can you recognize this and fix it?