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Thank the Vegan and Vegetarian Community for Cheaper Meat

Canadian men are following women and jumping on the trend of moving away from traditional protein sources.
Anne Gaviola
12.4.18
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Don’t Buy This: DIY Your Christmas Tree

You don’t have to buy a tree to get in on the holiday spirit. Here are 10 cute, inexpensive alternatives for anyone short on space, time or cash this year.
Kelley MacDonald
12.12.18
food prices

Eating Organic is Affordable at Canada’s First Pay-What-You-Can Grocery Store

It's part of a movement to fight hunger, food waste and spare the environment.
Anne Gaviola
12.5.18
Huawei

Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou released on $10M bail in Vancouver

The tech heiress will be under house arrest in multi-million dollar Vancouver mansion.
Anne Gaviola
Huawei

Canada is stuck in the middle of a giant trade war between China and the U.S.

Following her arrest in Vancouver, Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou is awaiting a decision in her bail hearing.
Anne Gaviola
giving gifts

How to Nail "Secret Santa" Without Going Broke

A sharing economy approach to creative gift-giving.
Tamara Junkin
12.11.18
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A New Startup Thinks Huge Drones That Fly Humans Can Solve America’s Traffic Problem

Texas-based Lift wants to give users cheap affordable flights in ultralight aircraft across short distances.
Motherboard Staff
12.12.18
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The Most and Least Expensive Places to Watch an NHL Game in Canada

Spoiler alert: it’s cheaper to fly to Iceland than it is to go to a Leafs game in Toronto
Anne Gaviola
11.26.18
money brain

Growing Up Poor Taught Me How to Budget

My childhood experience with poverty may have ruined my credit, but it also gave me the power to survive my past.
Ayesha Cording
12.12.18
Side Gigs

I'm a Therapist Who Walks Dogs to Stay Sane and in the Black

After seven or eight hours of listening to people talk about life’s complexities, the simplicity of being with dogs is a relief.
Francesca Sternfeld
12.11.18
Invisible Jobs

What It’s Like to Be a Woman Working in Construction

Solid union wages are a big draw—and a great equalizer—but being the only woman on a 500-person crew comes with its own set of challenges.
Anita Hamilton
12.4.18
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Watch a DIY Rocketeer Attempt to Land His Model Rocket Like SpaceX

Joe Barnard founded a company with the aim of matching the technical achievements in the space industry at the hobby rocket scale. Motherboard went to visit him to see how his tests of self-landing rockets are coming along.
Motherboard Staff
12.11.18

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