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If you prefer no-fee online banking and are tired of chasing the highest promotional rate from bank to bank, we recommend EQ Bank and their Savings Plus or Joint Savings account. As long as you don’t mind the occasional extended downtime and don’t mind doing all your banking online.
If you’re saving up for short term goals and won’t need the money for a while, we recommend Motive Financial and their Savvy Savings Account. As long as you don’t mind waiting for your account to activate and don’t plan on using your account everyday.
Koodo Mobile once had the best phone plans out there with good financing and some family-plan benefits, but their data speed has been throttled and resold to customers as a perk, and their plans are average – the value isn’t what it once was.
An MVNO is a mobile service provider that purchases access from existing mobile network operators (MNO) such as Bell, Rogers and Telus at regulated wholesale prices and sells that access in cell phone plans to consumers.
Lomi does make handling food waste less unpleasant, but its not going to save the environment. For most people, using a green bin program orr home composting is much cheaper, more effective and better for the environment.
Our sleep was immediately better after sleeping on the Silk & Snow Hybrid. After about a week of breaking it in we no longer woke up to back aches and pain and felt well rested in the morning. The mattress is still as comfortable as the day we got it.