Month: March 2017

Become a Couponer Extraordinaire!

I have effectively lowered my grocery bills by keeping a stash of coupons and regularly using them. Step 1: Finding your Coupons On the product – these sticker coupons are on the item/product. Be kind and only take the coupon off when you are checking out and purchasing the item(s). Mailed/Printable coupons – some coupons can be mailed directly to your home and other coupons have… Read more

Learning from Local Entrepreneurs: One customer at a time

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Momentum is partnering with Launch Calgary to share the stories, successes, failures and lessons learned from some of our city’s leading entrepreneurs. Our hope is that these stories can provide inspiration to the entrepreneurs that we are connected to as well as inspire our wider community to support local businesses and build a stronger Calgary. We hope you enjoy the stories in this series. This… Read more

Benefits are Waiting….

Many folks often hear that if you have a low- or no- earned income, you don’t need to file an income tax return—BUT this is one of the most important benefit applications you can complete! When you file your annual income tax form you let the government know if you qualify for benefits that come from both Canada and Alberta. If you want to check… Read more

Financial Stress is Hurting Our Health

This likely won’t come as a surprise to many of you, but Canadians have a lot of debt. According to Statistics Canada (June 2016), for every $100 in disposable income, we have $168 in consumer debt. This debt is often a huge cause of stress in our lives. A 2015 Sun Life Canada Health Index poll showed that the top three drivers of Canadians stress… Read more

Learn from Local Entrepreneurs: iMIRROR

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Momentum is partnering with Launch Calgary to share the stories, successes, failures and lessons learned from some of our city’s leading entrepreneurs. Our hope is that these stories can provide inspiration to the entrepreneurs that we are connected to as well as inspire our wider community to support local businesses and build a stronger Calgary. We hope you enjoy the stories in this series. This… Read more