When it comes to wall calendars: What’s the difference?

On a busy Monday morning, my husband and I are waiting in line for the first Tushita, the new line of wall calendars that have hit Australia.They're not cheap.I get a £60 box of the new sets in a box of 12.When I walk into the store, I find a man in a Tushitas wearing a red shirt with an Australian flag on it.He's waiting for me to come in, and we go straight into a waiting room.A woman behind...

Which Canada’s banks are the most frugal?

Canada's banking system is a far cry from the one we know and love.Its banks charge much more for their services than their US counterparts.It also doesn't have a national savings bank.But that doesn't mean Canada's financial sector isn't frugally minded.Here are five banks with the highest savings rates: Bank of Nova Scotia: 1% interest rate.No savings accounts, no checking account.Cash...

How to choose the best wall calendars for your home

In our previous article, we explored the different types of wall calendars and how to choose one that will be the best for your personal style.There are different types, too.There's the traditional, which has been around for a long time and is designed to complement the traditional decor.It can also be a little more "street" and "hip" than a traditional wall calendar.And then there are the smart...