Monthly Archives: October 2013

Free BJ’s! Wholesale Club Membership

For all my GTA readers you know that Costco has not opened any warehouse’s in New York as of yet. The Good news is that there is a BJ’s Warehouse in Buffalo and a number of other NY cities. BJ’s … Continue reading

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It’s was a good day to shop!

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Thorn Speech, What’s It All About

Last weeks Throne Speech promised, among other things, to take steps to close the gap between prices for goods purchased in Canada as compared to the United States. In the next few Blogs I’m going to focus on some of … Continue reading

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It’s Back! Black Friday

As you have probably heard in the press there is a campaign afoot to encourage us once again on this side of the border to resist the urge to shop in the US on Black Friday. In fact resist the … Continue reading

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The Canadian Cross-Border Shopping Guide

I’m please to announce that The Canadian Cross-Border Shopping Guide is receiving great press coverage and positive feedback from all readers. Those of you that have been reading this Blog know of what I speak and the Guide is a … Continue reading

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Quick Tip – 60’s Plus Shingles Vaccine in U.S.

Any Snowbirds heading south that are considering getting the Shingles Vaccine you may want to wait till you get to your destination. Recent calls to local GTA Clinics quoted $203.00 for the shot. CVS in U.S. quoted $150.00 Another $50.00 … Continue reading

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Winter Tune Up Time!

U.S. Based AutoParts-Warehouse has announced the Top 10 items ordered by American and Canadian consumers over the last year… Radiator Shock Absorber/Struts Catalytic converter Brakes Fuel Pump Control arm Oxygen sensor Air filter Ignition coil Ian and I are just … Continue reading

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Heading South – Stock Up on Chuck

If you off to your Florida retreat via Buffalo I encourage to stop in at the new Trader Joe’s on Niagara Falls Blvd. in Amherst beside Barnes & Nobel. For those of you heading west you are probably already familiar … Continue reading

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