Monthly Archives: July 2011

How our car broke down, and TD saved the day

I know I just wrote a post about all reasons TD Canada Trust annoys me. Don’t worry, I’m not reneging on any of that bitchfest. However. We had an incident with our car last weekend and BF’s TD Gold Elite … Continue reading

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TD increases its fees, and we think about PC Financial

TD Canada Trust is increasing its fees on several of its personal banking accounts and services, along with its small business and commercial banking accounts, as of August 1, 2011. The BF has banked with TD since he was a child, and … Continue reading

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Deliver the fresh produce unto me. Maybe.

I’ve been contemplating trying out a local fresh food delivery service. I’m a big fan of the farmer’s market, and there’s a weekly market right by home. It’s on Sundays, though, and I find the time not the most convenient. I’ve … Continue reading

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Savings Recap for July 2011

Our piggy bank reached capacity this weekend. I spread out a towel on my bed, put on an episode of Deadwood, and counted and rolled away. There is something soothing about neat little piles of change. We saved a total … Continue reading

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Toast this, toastmaster

I went to a Toastmasters meeting tonight with the Toronto Debate Toastmasters Club. While I don’t fear public speaking more than death, I know I could improve my oratory skills. I really really wanted to like the experience and therefore … Continue reading

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Going to the bend

I’m off to Grand Bend today! Hope everyone has a great weekend. Woo for taking Fridays off. I’ll try to think of some super interesting topics to blog about when I get back. Or at least moderately interesting.

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Home Improvement(s): Part II

In my last post I mentioned that my decluttering spree has brought on thoughts of other home improvements. What makes this possible is the retroactive pay I will be receiving come September, which by my calculations will be around $12,000 … Continue reading

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