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Alex Wideman

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

EQ Bank Review 2023

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.

Motive Financial Review 2023

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 Review – Is Koodo worth it in 2023?

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.

What is an MVNO? List and Status in Canada

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.