Month: August 2015

Looking to connect with hundreds of customers for an incredible rate?

Calgary Dollars is hosting their next Relocalize Fair on Thursday, September 24 from 3:30-7:00pm.  Whenever they put on a fair there’s always a huge turnout with hundreds of people in attendance!  A past Momentum participant who attended, sold out of all his merchandise. This is one of the most inexpensive markets in Calgary with a full table costing less than 40 dollars!  Like before, there… Read more

Panameno Productions – An Entrepreneur's Story

2014 marked the 20th anniversary of the Business Development Department of Momentum. To celebrate, we collected 20 stories about past participants who have thriving businesses.  Written by Marnie Schaetti of RaiDo Dynamics, these stories reflect the diversity, innovation and hard work of the inspiring participants who come through our doors every year to take one of our many programs. This is one of those stories…. Read more

Get An A+ In Back To School Savings

Written by guest blogger: Hiroko Nakao How to Get an A+ in Back-to-School Savings Don’t tell your children – but summer is past the mid point and quickly approaching the new school year! When I was a kid, there was nothing I hated more than the realization that my summer holidays were coming to an end. I suspect most parents have somewhat mixed emotions at… Read more

Apps To Help You Save Money

Looking to save some money? As the saying goes, there’s an app for that! Here are some free must-have apps to help you spend less: Check-Out 51 Have you ever clipped coupons? Check-Out 51 is the high-tech version of the coupon. Each week, you will get a list of products that you can receive money back on after you buy them. The amount back will… Read more

Flooded with Support

If you’ve been in Calgary over the past two weeks you know there has been intense weather outside. Tornado warnings, heat and hail have kept us all on high alerts. What you might not know is that the weather has been a little crazy inside Momentum, too. Last week a pipe in our ceiling burst and our offices flooded. About a third of our space… Read more

Love & Money: How to Manage Finances as a Couple

Managing your finances when you’re in a serious long term relationship can be difficult. In fact, about 1 in 5 Canadian marriages end in divorce and what is the number one reason? Money. Although talking about your money situation may not be the sexiest topic, it’s a vital one to have if you plan on staying with your partner in the long run. Here are… Read more

Dharma Studios, Inc. – An Entrepreneur's Story

2014 marked the 20th anniversary of the Business Development Department of Momentum. To celebrate, we collected 20 stories about past participants who have thriving businesses.  Written by Marnie Schaetti of RaiDo Dynamics, these stories reflect the diversity, innovation and hard work of the inspiring participants who come through our doors every year to take one of our many programs. This is one of those stories…. Read more