Frugal Living

Chasing after the climbing cost of living can leave you breathless and short of resources. Living well without breaking the bank can be a great challenge, but Possibilities' Frugal Living Section helps you live a thrifty yet still satisfying life.

Frugal summer guide for August

August 1, 2013

Now that summer is here big-time, there’s nothing like celebrating its wonderfulness with lots of great entertainment (and barely a dent in your banking account). Check out these August events to see how you too can join in all the good times.

Frugal summer guide for July, part two

July 5, 2013

Summer is now in full swing and in keeping with our tradition, here we are with some more fun and free events to take advantage of this July!

Frugal summer guide for July, part one

June 28, 2013

Not everyone can vacay in the Bahamas and not everyone has a cottage in the Muskokas. You don’t need all that to have an amazing, worry-free summer that will not only make you fall in love with your city all over again, but will also save you money.

Frugal guide to yoga

May 1, 2013

If you need something to unwind and de-stress, there’s a ton of yoga options in Toronto, albeit many of them pricey. But don’t despair if you’re short of funds — just take a look at our yoga-on-the-cheap guide.

The frugal fitness guide

January 4, 2013

Now that it’s January, the turkey is over, so is the plum pudding and the chocolate-covered everything. But don’t despair if you gained a little pot belly over the holidays. There’s lots of fitness centres in Toronto where you can burn calories and sweat with the best of them.

Winter Fun Guide 2012

November 29, 2012

Whether you want to skate, chum it up with Santa, sing carols, make crafts or shop for some wonderful unique gifts this season, we’ve got you covered in this year's edition of the Winter Fun Guide 2012.

Frugal guide to shopping

November 16, 2012

Who doesn’t like shopping? Okay, many don’t. But it’s a necessary evil — it’s gotta get done. Whether it’s clothes or toys or even shopping for haircuts and cosmetic procedures, everyone is looking for a good deal.

Frugal guide to bodywork

September 27, 2012

After a full day of job searching there’s nothing better than a little bodywork to relax tense muscles. But when your body isn’t the only thing that’s tight, paying the steep prices of a registered massage or other body therapist can be a strain.

Frugal guide to education

April 1, 2012

The time when education was exclusive to only those able to afford it is hopefully going the way of the past. Now, with Internet access and computers (and there's a way to get those for free -- just read on!), you can teach yourself a lot more than how to tie your shoelaces.

Frugal Food Guide

January 1, 2012

We all need to eat to live, but food can be a major expense. shows you how you can slash your food bill by planning your meals and shopping wisely.


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