Alex Wideman is a consumer rights advocate, serial entrepreneur and the editor-in-chief of Cansumer. He has a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from Queen's University. He is passionate about helping others save time and money and has been creating consumer-focused online resources for over 10 years. More about Cansumer
Year-after-year, new brands use new sales tricks and legal loopholes to sell rental contracts and cash out by selling to asset management companies for millions of dollars – that are taken from the pockets of unsuspecting homeowners.
HomeSense is a home furnishings retailer and department store that operates a chain of 147 no-frills, off-price that sell an ever-changing selection of bedding, bath, kitchen, seasonal decor and furniture items.