Category Archives: Spending

Subway’s Highest Protein Per Dollar Item

Subway Logo

Subway is the largest restaurant chain in America. Many of my friends who are anti-McDonald’s happen to be very pro-Subway, citing its healthy menu. What I’ve personally noticed is that those who eat Subway really, really love it. They would get one every few days. Anyways, I am going to do another Protein Per Dollar analysis …

McDonald’s Highest Protein Per Dollar Item

McDonald

Ahh, it is the infamous golden arched restaurant. It is the most beloved and yet hated brand in America. Now, I am a health fanatic and rarely eat at McDonald’s. In fact, even though there’s a McDonald’s right across the street from where I live, I haven’t stepped foot in there for 2 years! (I …

LCBO Price Analysis

LCBO

For those of you who aren’t Canadian (or Ontarian to be exact), LCBO stands for Liquor Control Board of Ontario. It has de-facto monopoly on the retail prices of liquor in Ontario. The reason I am doing a price analysis is to compare it against duty free and see exactly which products offer the best …


Travel Pony: $35 off any hotel reservation

Travel Pony Miami Booking

While surfing the web, I came across this super deal. I am unsure when it is over but so far it is great! You have to use a referral link to get the $35 off as well as create a brand new account. If you already have an account, then you cannot get the deal …

Petro Points Fuel Savings Promo

Petro Points Promo 5500

From February 2014 to May 12, 2014, Petro Canada is offering reloading cards for just 5500 points! This is an amazing deal because the regular cost is 11,000 points (12,000 to reload in store). How to get the points: 1. Go to a Petro-Canada gas bar and ask for a Fuel Savings Plus card (with words reloadable). …

Petro-Canada’s Petro Points Program Analysis

petropoints

This is an analysis on what kind of rate of return you can get by using Petro Canada’s rewards program. What are Petro Points? It is a rewards program offered by Petro-Canada Gas Station that gives you points each time you fill up gas or make purchases. To join, you can do it through a Petro-Canada Gas …

Free Movie Offers

Free Movie Offer Cereal

Winter 2014: Here are some great promotions from February to April if you want to go watch movies: Select cereals as grocery stores are offering: February BOGO General Admission (stackable) March BOGO General Admission (stackable) April Free Movie Admission May BOGO General Admission (stackable) Those cereal retail for around $4 to $5.5 so you are getting a cereal and movie at …

Best Canadian Cellphone Plans for Dec 2013

Here is a list of cellphone plans and their respective costs for December 2013: BMO Talk and Earn and Sears Connect: They have a great promo going on where if you sign a 2 year contract, your first 6 months is half off and for the entire 2 years, your minutes and data are doubled. $15 x …

Shopper’s Drug Mart

Shopper

This store is amazing for the frugal. It’s entire business involves jacking up regular product prices but keeping weekly ad prices very low. Their milk and egg prices are among the most competitive in the industry. They are basically saying, “If you aren’t looking to shop around, then we will try to profit off of you. …