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The week of October 15–21, 2012 is Waste Reduction Week (WRW) in Canada. Founded in 2001, WRW was born of the collective efforts of a number of local and regional recycling councils and environmental groups who wanted to pool their resources and expand their reach into one national event targeted at reducing household waste.  According […] Read More

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Summer has started and for many of us that means it’s time for a vacation. Unfortunately, we don’t always have the finances needed to fly around the world for breathtaking views, inspirational culture and worldly cuisine.  No need to worry, though, as you can find enough to fill decades of vacations right here, tucked away […] Read More

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Reliance is a leading sponsor and project manager for the Green Home Makeover project in Peel – a Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA) initiative to select one home to participate in a free Green Home Makeover. The Sustainable Neighbourhood Retrofit Action Plan (SNAP) Makeover will show residents how to save water and energy and […] Read More

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With the holidays in full swing I think it's safe to say that we could all use a few new ways to save. Check out this week's top 5 for some great ideas on how to do just that. Have any other tips you'd like to share? We'd love to hear from you. Saving Tip […] Read More

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It's that time again, we’re back to our Green Living Top 5. Check out this week’s tips for some fun, fundamental and healthy ways to do all that you can for your family, your health and the environment! Any tips you’d like to share? Please do! Green Living Tip #5 - Prepare for Holiday Entertaining […] Read More

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Looking for new ways to save a few bucks? Sometimes, you can find money in the most unexpected places. Check out this week's top tips to see how a few changes in habits can make a big difference. Have any effective savings tips you would like to share? We would love to hear from you! […] Read More

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Thinking ‘green’ is fast becoming the new normal. Fortunately, it’s easier than most people initially think to change some habits and do the right thing for yourself and the environment. Today’s quick tips are here to help you to continue doing just that! Green Living Tip #5 - Green Home Office Basics via @TaigaCompany Green […] Read More

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It's that time again.....time to save! Check out this week's top 5 for some great new ideas on how to do just that! If you've got any others you'd like to share, we'd love to hear from you! Saving Tip #5 - Six Painless Steps to Reduce Monthly Expenses via @FrugalDad Saving Tip #4 - […] Read More

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Time to get back to thinking about how we can put some more money away this week! Don’t take anything for granted, especially not great opportunities to save. I’m sure we’re all guilty of throwing some money away from time to time but do your best to think about ways to avoid doing so. It’s […] Read More

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As the temperatures drop along with the leaves, staying comfortable at this time of year means more than just throwing on a sweater or jacket. Check out this week’s top 5 Comfort tips for some great ideas for your home, body and mind! Have any tips you’d like to share? We’d love to hear from […] Read More

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