Monthly Archives: August 2011


5 things “Beat the Bank” Teaches About Creating Good Contests

Last Friday (August 26), CHUM FM’s summer installment of the Beat the Bank contest came to an end. On the following Monday (August 29 ), the Toronto-based radio station launched […]

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Want fries with that McDonald’s combo? Only if they’re downsized

Last weekend we stopped at a McDonald’s on our way to a family weekend up north. It was late, our kids had (finally) fallen asleep and so we hit the […]

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Air Canada’s promotional codes in action

When I posted last week about how to find the lowest possible ticket price on Air Canada’s website, I hadn’t been able to find a sale that recreated the original […]

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How to find the lowest possible ticket price on Air Canada’s website

Since Canadian Airlines folded way back in 2001, the bulk of my domestic travel has been with Air Canada. This is convenience more than love — I’d like to try […]

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