Frugal Food Shopping

Updated in July 2015 by the Manitoba Association of Home Economists Are you feeling the pinch at the grocery store due to current food prices? The prices of some basic …

Options for Reducing Your Debts

By Judy Hannah, Home Economist Updated in June 2015 by the Manitoba Association of Home Economists Being faced with debts can be an overwhelming situation but, while there is rarely …

Helping Kids Make Cents: Part 3

Lessons for Life By: Sheila Stark-Perreault,PHEc  “Money Motivators” Today’s child is growing up in a world that is continually changing. Kids are exposed to a whirlwind of commercials with advertisers who constantly …

Helping Kids Make Cents: Part 2

Lessons for Life Helping Kids Make Cent$: Part II Sheila Stark-Perreault,PHEc  “$aving cents make wishes come true” “C-notes, dough, loot, moola, wad, bills, cash, coins, currency”1 – these are all synonyms used …

Understanding Your Expenses

Strategies For Living on Less

Updated in July 2015 by the Manitoba Association of Home Economists Many people want to s-t-r-e-t-c-h their dollar so they can live on less. Unfortunately there is no simple solution …