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July 2017

  • When travel hacking goes wrong…

    When we went to Japan 2 years ago, we redeemed Marriott points to stay 5 nights in Osaka Marriott Miyako Hotel. At 37,420 Japanese Yen per night (~$411 Canadian), we saved…

  • Why I write

    Can you believe that it took me close to 6 months before I decided to start this blog? Yes it is true. I almost didn’t start this blog. I read a…

  • Money well spent

    If you have been reading this blog for a while, you know that we are quite frugal. After all, we spent less than $45k CAN in 2016 (that’s around $34k USD,…