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Starbucks is Finally Getting Rid of Straws!

On Monday, Starbucks announced that it would phase out use of plastic straws by 2020, beginning with the U.S. and Canada. That's over 28,00 stores worldwide, and a decision that will eliminate over a billion straws a year. The plan is to replace straws with specifically designed lids, currently used for Draft Nitro and Cold…

4 More UNIQLO Locations Opening in Canada in Fall 2018!

For those of you who love shopping at UNIQLO, this is great new for you! The retailer has announced the opening of 4 more locations in Canada in Fall 2018! UNIQLO is a Japanese casual apparel brand that is known for it's stylish, functional, and affordable items. Canada opened it's first UNIQLO at Toronto's Eaton…

The New & Improved Shop!

Today, we're thrilled to announce the official re-launch of Shop.ca as your starting point for shopping online! Imagine, a single destination that highlights hot deals, coupons, savings, shopping guides, and relevant retail news. Whatever it is you're looking for, from Tommy jeans on sale to a list of places to buy women's shoes online or…

Fido XTRA is the Newest Way to Save

Attention, Fido customers! You know that big telecom company you dread hearing from? Well, this is one thing you're going to want to listen to - Fido just launched Fido XTRA! Every Thursday, Fido XTRA gives you new deals and giveaways, available directly on your Fido app. This week, with the launch, includes deals on…

Starbucks Happy Hour is Officially Here!

As the weather gets warmer, there's nothing better in the afternoon than an ice cold blended Frappuccino. Ice, caffeine and sugar with whipped cream on top? Sign me up! Especially while Starbucks Happy Hour is taking place! A bi-annual Starbucks tradition, Happy Hour is the perfect time to indulge in your favourite Frappuccino. On Thursday,…

New CIBC Smart Account: Get $300 When You Register!

You can now earn money for spending money with CIBC's latest bonus offer - $300 for opening a CIBC Smart Account! Here's how to do it: Step 1: Open a CIBC Smart Account and provide your email address before June 30th, 2018 Step 2: Complete a direct deposit or 2 pre-authorized payments within 3 months.…

Certain Residents Can Get a FREE Smart Thermostat from the Government of Ontario

If you're looking to reduce your carbon footprint, register for the GreenON Installations Program. How Does It Work? Simply register and then set an appointment once your registration is complete for a home visit. During the home visit, a GreenON representative to install a free smart thermostat and conduct an in-home energy review. You'll receive…

New @ Sephora: Anastasia Beverly Hills, Fenty Beauty & More!

Have you been obsessively refreshing the Just Arrived page at Sephora Canada to see when Anastasia Beverly Hill's newest palette will be available? Now, you don't have to, because we're here with everything that's new at Sephora this month, including the Soft Glam Palette. Anastasia Beverly Hills The Soft Glam Palette is finally here! The…

Canadian Tire Announces Expansion to Rewards Program

Canadian Tire has announced the new Triangle Rewards program. You can now earn and redeem your Canadian Tire Money faster and at more stores. With Triangle Rewards, you can now collect Canadian Tire Money online and in-store at Canadian Tire, Sport Chek, participating Mark's/L'Equipeur and Atmosphere stores, and on fuel purchases at Gas+/Essence+ locations. You…

Recycle an Electronic Device for a Free Slice of Pizza @ Pizza Pizza!

Pizza Pizza, in partnership with Electronics Products Recycling Association, is holding its annual Slices for Devices month in April. Now in it's 15th year, Pizza Pizza has helped diver over 17,000 electronics from being sent to landfills. In 2017 alone, the program diverted 4.257 tonnes of unwanted electronic waste from landfills. Here's How It Works:…

Canada's 100 Best Restaurants

Let your mouth water freely, because it's here! Canada's 100 Best Restaurants have been revealed by Canada's 100 Best. The 4th annual list was picked by a panel of judges (whom we think might have the world's best jobs). The judges list includes chefs, restaurateurs, journalists, gourmets and industry leaders Vikram Vij, Jason Priestley, and…

Netflix Canada in April 2018: What's New, What's Going, and What You Should Binge

While the rest of us are finishing our 1847th binge-watch of The Office, here's what you should know about what's happening to Netflix in April, 2018. While we aren't getting as much new content as our southern neighbours, there's still enough new movies and shows on Netflix to keep you occupied (and inside, cozy on…

Could Second Cup Dispensaries Become Reality?

You could walk into Second Cup for your daily cup of coffee and, perhaps, your weekly marijuana pick-up if you wanted. The Canadian coffee chain is eyeing a plan to turn some of its stores into cannabis dispensaries and pot lounges when cannabis officially becomes legal in Canada. On April 12th, the company announced that…

Can Lush Cure Eczema?

Lush is famous for it's fizzing bath bombs and powerfully scented stores that call you in as you walk by. But can one of Lush's products cure eczema? Dermatitis, or eczema, is a type of skin inflammation that millions of people suffer from. It's usually helped with some form of hydrocortisone steroids. But a mother…

Get Ready for Gmail to Look Different

Gmail's web program is reportedly getting a "fresh, clean look", as reported by The Verge. The changes will be rolling out in the coming weeks, and will affect personal accounts as well. Though the changes are still in draft phase and pending, as per a Google spokesperson, we already know some of the features. This…

Deadline to File Your Tax Returns is Approaching!

Tax season is a guaranteed stress-filled period. On top of trying to get your finances together and making sure you have everything you need, you need to do it by a certain date and you could be swayed into paying for it too. But filing yourself for free is easy to do, especially with these…