Win a Grenade Protein bundle

Reading Time: 3 mins This week we’re giving you a dreamy treat if you’re into your fitness. The Prize We are all guilty of a snack or two – that’s what gets us through most days, right? But we should make sure we are choosing the right sort of tasty treat! That said, now’s the…

Third chance to Win a DR. BECKMANN cleaning bundle

Reading Time: 2 mins We decided you deserve a third chance to win this great prize. Fight the germs hiding in your home with this great prize from Dr. Beckmann. The Prize We’ve teamed up with cleaning and laundry expert Dr. Beckmann to give one lucky reader a helping hand in sprucing up their homes!…

Win a PetSafe® Drinkwell® Butterfly Pet Fountain

Reading Time: 2 mins Keep your pet entertained with this fantastic prize from PetSafe. The Prize We’re offering three lucky readers the chance to win a PetSafe® Drinkwell® Butterfly Pet Fountain. The attractive fountain has a 1.5 Litre capacity and continuously circulates and filters your cat’s water, encouraging them to drink more while carbon and foam filters…

Is this couple on track to leave their 3 kids an inheritance?

Q. My wife and I are wondering whether we are on track to leave each of our three children an inheritance of $250,000. I’m 63 years old, retired and receiving a monthly OPTrust pension (a type of defined benefit pension) of $3,400 net. When I turn 65, this pension amount will be reduced to about…

How to make your own face masks

Reading Time: 5 mins As coronavirus lockdown restrictions ease and we’re finally able to spend some (socially distant) time with friends and family, many of us will be trying to get our hands on face masks to protect those around us from potentially picking up the virus.  But with face masks selling out online, this…

Get Fit For Free by Walking Your Way to Health This Summer!

Reading Time: 9 mins Walking is an often-underrated exercise that many of us have recently discovered in lockdown. Tired of being cooped up inside, we’re all taking more walks around the block than before. But it’s also a fantastic way to get fit, be sociable (in a responsible, distanced manner), and enjoy the Great Outdoors….

Biotech stocks: are they worth a shot?

There’s a hot new investment on the market that wouldn’t have been on many people’s radars only a few weeks ago: COVD-19 vaccine-makers. Since March 16, when quarantine began in earnest, Moderna, a Cambridge company that’s making a novel coronavirus vaccine, has climbed by 244%. Novavax, a Rockville, Maryland-based vaccine development company, has seen its…

How to Prepare for a Post-Lockdown Divorce

Reading Time: 6 mins Post-lockdown divorce rates will rocket in the coming months. As the UK looks to slowly ease out of lockdown, many of us may be sadly contemplating separation or divorce. The weeks of being quarantined with your partner can suddenly bring existing problems within your relationship, to a head. But these are…

Old-School Cleaning Tips That’ll Save You Hundreds Each Year

Reading Time: 5 mins Catching up on long forgotten cleaning and household chores has become a popular activity for people finding themselves with more time on their hands during lockdown. However, stocking up on new cleaning supplies can end up costing you a small fortune and no one wants to have to spend lots of…

Should you update your financial plan given recent volatility?

The COVID-19 pandemic is causing wide-ranging impacts on people’s investments, jobs and businesses. There are events that may trigger significant personal changes for someone’s financial planning, but COVID-19 has caused sudden changes for many people all at the same time. Investments For those who are concerned about their investments right now, we should start with…